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.
WTVC Chattanooga’s rating of 8.9 out of 10 is based on a number of factors. One of the biggest ‘pros’ is the dedication to breaking Chattanooga news by providing the News 9 live stream. Also, the Chattanooga ABC affiliate has a great video collection, where viewers can watch the day’s news on demand. More about our rating method.
If you want to learn more about WTVC than what’s in our review, use the buttons in the ‘Visit this station around the web’ box. If you need an immediate report on the weather in Chattanooga TN, click on our ‘Extras’ button 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.
Check out how News 9 Chattanooga WTVC ABC compares to other local stations in the Chattanooga area.
Chattanooga News 9 has a public information file maintained by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). To go directly to WTVC’s FCC file, click the FCC button above.
The FCC’s station profile will contain important information about WTVC Chattanooga that falls within the public domain. For example, it may disclose such details as political advertisement time the station has sold (or given away), ownership particulars, or pending applications for programming changes.
To see the opportunities available at Chattanooga News 9, from internships and entry-level jobs up to high-ranking roles, click the Jobs button above. Given the diversity of positions the organization needs to operate successfully, there are usually several openings.
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: news@NewsChannel9.com