Founded in January 1986, the station is owned by Christian Television Network.
The station's digital signal is multiplexed:
|Channel||Video||Aspect||PSIP Short Name||Programming|
|33.1||1080i||16:9||WHBR DT||Main WHBR programming / CTN|
|33.2||480i||4:3||CTNi (Christian programming in Spanish)|
|33.3||480i||4:3||Lifesty||LifeStyle Family TV (Christian-based family entertainment)|
WHBR discontinued regular programming on its analog signal, over UHF channel 33, on January 20, 2009. The station's digital signal remained on its pre-transition UHF channel 34. Through the use of PSIP, digital television receivers display the station's virtual channel as its former UHF analog channel 33.