Five Stations Launch NextGen TV In Charleston

WCIV, WCSC, WTAT, WCBD and WGWG are now broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 technology.


WCIV GM Suzanne Teagle Out After 13 Years

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WCIV Charleston Adds Bill Burr To Reporting Staff


WCIV Names Scott Eisberg Sports Director

ABC affiliate WCIV Charleston, S.C. (DMA 95), on Monday named Scott Eisberg sports director. In the position, Eisberg will join ABC News 4 at 6 p.m. and ABC News 4 at 11 p.m., Monday through Friday. Eisberg spent two summers as WCIV’s sports intern and then worked as a sports reporter for WYFF Greenville, S.C., […]


Digital Innovators Vie For Lead In Charleston

In Charleston, S.C., the local media players are bringing new media innovation to the Old South: The daily newspaper is getting ready to put up a paywall, while its competitors, including TV stations, are rolling out apps, mobile sites and innovating ways to gather news, in their efforts to win over audiences and grab a bigger piece of a growing local ad pie.


WCIV Delivers Local HD With JVC Cameras

Allbritton-owned ABC affiliate WCIV Charleston, S.C. (DMA 98), is making the move to local HD news with ProHD cameras from JVC Professional Products Co., a division of JVC Americas Corp. The station has purchased 11 GY-HM790U and six GY-HM750U cameras, which will be used for studio and ENG operations. According to Billy Kalenda, WCIV director […]


WCIV Says No Retrans Yet With TWC, AT&T

Allbritton Communications’ ABC affiliate in Charleston, S.C., says it hasn’t reached a retransmission consent deal with Time Warner Cable and AT&T U-verse, so after Dec. 31 the station will not be carried by their systems.

WCIV Charleston Adds ME-TV On Ch. 4.2

Allbritton Communications’ ABC affiliate WCIV Charleston, S.C. (DMA 98), is adding multicast network Me-TV (Memorable Entertainment Television) beginning  Monday, Oct. 24, on its ch. 4.2. Me-TV will also appear on Comcast ch.l 208, Knology ch. 145, and Time Warner ch. 816. “Adding Me-TV was an easy choice for us,” said Suzanne Teagle, WCIV President-GM. “Me-TV’s library […]