WXIX-TV is an independent television station that has been in operation for more than 25 years. The television station broadcasts programs, such as "19 in the Morning," "19News Midday" and "19News First Look." It airs local, entertainment and sports news programs. WXIX-TV is a part of Raycom Media, which is an employee-owned company that has been in operation since 1996. Raycom Media is one of the largest broadcasters in the United States. The company owns and operates more than 45 television stations. It employs a staff of over 3,000 individuals and offers information system support and event management services. The company also provides distribution services for syndicated television programs.