TV Technical Profile: WDHN
- 18.1 - ABC
18.2 - Escape
18.3 - Laff
18.4 - Cozi TV
view] Located behind the studios on Columbia Highway (AL-52)
east of Dothan and west of Webb. You can't miss it or the
slightly retro signage out front.
- Power (ERP):
- 1 MW
- Height Above
Average Terrain (HAAT):
- 625 feet
- 41 dBu protected
map, from the FCC.
- Signed on in
1970 as an ABC affiliate. Still broadcasts from the original short
tower behind the studios on Columbia Highway. This station elected
to discontinue analog broadcasts on April 16th
2009. By FCC records, in March 2010 they began broadcasting
from their full licensed facilities after a long period of running
lower power on a Special Temporary Authority (STA). For a long time, the station only carried
ABC programming, but they added Laff and Escape to the lineup late
in the summer of 2016.
The station added Cozi TV to the -.4 subchannel in August 2018.
The station was taken off the air by Hurricane Michael, which hit
the area on 10 October 2018. It returned to the air on 17