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Photo Slideshow: 60 years of WRBL

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COLUMBUS, Ga. -

As WRBL News 3 celebrates its 60th anniversary of broadcasting, here are snapshots from our six decades on the air.

On November 15, 1953, WRBL television - then on channel 4 - signed on as the visual partner to WRBL radio. After years of success with the CBS network on the radio, WRBL television signed on with CBS names such as Jackie Gleason and Lucille Ball in primetime.

Over the years, WRBL radio and television would go their separate ways. WRBL television would become channel 3 but remain the Chattahoochee Valley's home for CBS.

We invite you to share in our 60th anniversary by reliving memories and sharing your own stories at http://wrbl.com/60.

James Brierton

James joined WRBL News 3 with experience from CNN, NBC News and his own hyper-local news site. He manages the WRBL News 3 Web desk. More>>

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