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Jackson, Wayne Robert



Wayne Jackson is a former television talk show host and journalist for Wilmington's local television station, WECT. He began working for WECT (formerly known as WMFD) in 1954 and retired in 1989. He was honored with the StarNews Lifetime Achievement Award in 2020.

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Wayne Jackson Collection

Identifier: SC-MS-104
Scope and Contents This collection consists of letters, photographs, and documents collected by Wayne Jackson and dating from 1954 to 1973. Jackson was a broadcaster for Southeast North Carolina NBC television affiliate WECT (formerly WMFD).The bulk of the collection relates to three historical events. First, the collection includes information on the telecast of the first Southeastern North Carolina Junior Basketball Tournament held at Brogden Hall, the gymnasium at New Hanover High School in...
Dates: 1954-1965