WKRG-TV Channel 5 – Mobile, Alabama

First went on air:  1955

Location: St. Louis Street, Mobile, AL

Network Affiliation: CBS


The WKRG-TV studio was the home of “Wrestling Live From Channel 5” from the mid 1950s until the mid 1960s. In 1976 the Mobile house shows at Expo Hall were filmed, edited and aired on WKRG. The building that housed the WKRG Studio was demolished in the early 1980s and after the station moved to a new location. WKRG Channel 5 is still the local CBS affiliation in Mobile.


WKRG Channel 5 Studio 1960s


WKRG Channel 5 Studio 1960s


Location where WKRG Channel 5 Studio once stood