WFAB-TV Channel 9 – Baton Rouge, Louisiana

First went on the air: 1953

Location: 844 Government Street

Network Affiliation: CBS

 

WFAB Channel 9 hosted wrestling for the the Gulf Coast promotion during it’s time in Louisiana. The TV program was called “Dixie Wrestling” and was filmed on Wednesday afternoons. The tap would air the following Monday night at 11:15.

 

WAFB-TV Channel 9 Studio

WAFB-TV Channel 9 Studio

 

1967 newspaper ad for Dixie Wrestling

1967 newspaper ad for Dixie Wrestling