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Chattanooga, Tennessee
United States
BrandingNewsChannel 9
Fox Chattanooga
(on DT2)
SloganDepend on Us (general/DT1)
The Right News at the Right Time (general/DT2)
ChannelsDigital: 9 (VHF)
Virtual: 9 (PSIP)
Subchannels9.1 ABC
9.2 Fox
9.3 TBD
Translators25 WPDP-CD Cleveland
AffiliationsABC (secondary 1953–1957; primary 1958–present)
Fox (2015–present) (on DT2)
OwnerSinclair Broadcast Group
(WTVC Licensee, LLC)
First air dateMarch 13, 1953 (1953-03-13)
(Rome, Georgia)
February 11, 1958 (60 years ago) (1958-02-11)
(license moved to Chattanooga)
Last air date1957
(Rome, Georgia)
Call letters’ meaningWe’re TeleVision Chattanooga
Sister station(s)WDSI-TV, WFLI-TV
Former callsignsWROM-TV (1953–1957)
Former channel number(s)Analog:
9 (VHF, 1953–2009)
35 (UHF, until 2009)
Former affiliationsPrimary:
NBC (1953–1956)
Independent (1957–1958)
CBS (1953–1954)
DuMont (1953–1956)
Transmitter power45 kW
Height322 m (1,056 ft)
Facility ID22590
Transmitter coordinates35°9.0?38.0?N 85°19?6.0?W / 35.160556°N 85.318333°W / 35.160556; -85.318333
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For Chattanooga ABC 9 WTVC


Virtual Channel9
RF Channel9
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)10.74899959564209 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)317m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)711m
Network AffiliationABC
Contact Street 14279 Benton Drive
Contact CityChattanooga
Contact StateTN
Contact Zip37406
Contact Phone423-756-5500
Additional DataFCC Station Information

News Channel 9 Chattanooga is a TV station in Chattanooga, TN. It is the Chattanooga ABC TV affiliate that broadcasts local news, weather, traffic, sports, and general entertainment. In addition to being known as News Channel 9 Chattanooga, this station is also called simply by its FCC call sign WTVC. You can watch the station online via the WTVC live stream, or its collection of videos which are updated regularly.

Name: News Channel 9 Chattanooga WTVC ABC
Call Sign: WTVC
Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: Chattanooga News 9 Homepage

News Channel 9 Chattanooga is the local news wing of WTVC television. WTVC has been on the air since 1953, and it was further developed into the 1960s by Martin Theaters, which later became better known as Carmike Cinemas.

If you need an immediate report on the weather in Chattanooga TN, click on the website link above above, and it will take you the WTVC weather section. Finally, if you’re interested in a different station or stream, use the search box at the top of the page.

Chattanooga News 9 is owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group. It is an affiliate of the network ABC network. As an affiliate, WTVC Chattanooga tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. Currently, WTVC News broadcasts 25.5 hours of locally produced news per week. The breakdown is 5.5 hours of news on the weekdays, and 2 hours dedicated to the weekends. What’s also very convenient about News 9 is that when a sporting event runs over into the scheduled news times, WTVC will go ahead and stream a live newscast on its website. In addition to the news broadcasts, WTVC also has a Chattanooga public affairs show called ‘This-N-That‘.

To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by ABC.

Contact the Station

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 4279 Benton Dr Chattanooga, TN 37406-1284. Phone: 423-756-5500. Fax: 423-757-7401. Email: