How to Sign up for WHSV Text Alerts

By: Kitty Capelle,
By: Kitty Capelle,

Want to get urgent breaking news sent directly to your phone as soon as it happens? What about a daily forecast Homepage 

To get to the sign-up page for text alerts, just click on the cellphone icon on the top of the page.


That will take you to this page.

You can text STOP at any time to cancel your subscription, text HELP for more information, or call 877.571.0774 for support.


To begin, just fill out the boxes.


Then you get to customize the exact alerts you want sent to your phone.

The "Breaking News" option will allow you to get alerts of general breaking news sent to your phone. This includes news such as local crime or urgent national headlines.


You can also get weather alerts sent to your phone and you can choose either a daily forecast or severe weather. 

The daily 3-day forecast will be sent to your phone every morning so you can know what to expect of the weather before you walk out the door in the morning.


 Another option is lottery updates to find out the winning lottery numbers as they are announced.


If you want to find out information about a specific school's or organization's closings, then fill out the box with the name.

 A drop down box will appear with many options from which you can choose.


Can't fit sports games into your schedule but you still want to keep up with your favorite team?

Browse through the list of teams we will alert you to. They range from local high schools to colleges to NFL and other national sports organizations.


Once you have signed up for everything you want alerted to, then just hit the sign up button.

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