About WCHS-TV8

Since 1954, WCHS-TV8, an ABC Television Network affiliate, has been serving the Charleston-Huntington television market. The market is ranked 65 in size (population) in the United States. We reach over 1.2 million people and over 34 counties spanning three states. Geographically, Charleston-Huntington is the second largest TV market east of the Mississippi River. With 1 hour driving time between its two major metropolitan areas and approximately 4 hours travel time to traverse its borders, Charleston-Huntington includes an area of diverse social and economic characteristics. From the coal fields of eastern Kentucky, to the rolling farmland of southern Ohio, and the mountainous timberland regions of central West Virginia, the Charleston-Huntington TV market includes many different lifestyles.

WCHS-TV8/WVAH Fox11 StudiosWCHS-TV8 is part of the Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 162 television stations in 77 markets, after pending transactions. Sinclair's television group reaches approximately 38.7% of US television households and includes FOX, ABC, MyTV, CW, CBS, NBC, Univision and Azteca affiliates. In addition, Sinclair owns four radio stations. Sinclair, either directly or through its Ventures subsidiary, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the Nasdaq Exchange under the ticker symbol SBGI.

Contact Information

  • Street Adress:
    1301 Piedmont Rd.
    Charleston, WV 25301
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Closed Captioning Concerns:

Please note that this contact information is for Closed Captioning Concerns only. If you would like to contact us about issues not related to Closed Captioning please use the information listed above.

  • Secondary:
    Susan E. Domozych
    Senior Paralegal
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.
    10706 Beaver Dam Road
    Hunt Valley, Maryland 21030
    Phone: (410)-568-1500
    Email: sdomozyc@sbgi.net

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