WSET ABC 13 News Roanoke VA Live Stream Weather and Sports Channel Online Stream. ABC WSET TV 13 local breaking News update Channel Lynchburg, Virginia, United States Live Online Streaming. WSET ABC is a virtual and VHF digital channel 13. It is associated with ABC. The channel is certified to Lynchburg, United States. It is also working for Roanoke. WSET ABC news is under the authority of the Sinclair Telecast Group. WSET’s offices are situated on Langhorne Road in Lynchburg.
The channels transmitting tower is situated on the top of Thaxton Mountain which is near Thaxton, Virginia. On February 8, 1953, WSET ABC 13 started its transmission as WSET-TV. The broadcast was made from a transmitting tower on Tobacco Row Mountain west of Sweet Briar. The channel was under the authority of Lynchburg Telecasting Corporation. They were also the owners of WSETradio (580 AM). WSET also worked for Charlottesville. WFXR FOX 27 News Roanoke.
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It was the place where tenants testified good reception during trial transmission from this particular transmitting tower site. In the beginning, WSET ABC news was associated with CBS. Despite that, the channel also ran production from ABC, NBC, and DuMont as well. Close to the ending of 1954, Roanoke and Lynchburg were not able to maintain its business in the industry and they lost. For that reason, in 1954, WSET shifted its transmitting tower to Evington, Virginia. It was a test to enhance its working for Roanoke and the western part of the business.
WSET decided to become a main associate of ABC. It was Virginia’s first and the longest-tenured south of Washington, D.C. For more than three decades WSET news gave out patterned coverage to the western part of the business. It was because it was crushed between WLOS-TV in Asheville, North Carolina and WOWK-TV in Huntington, West Virginia. The channel made the great number of requests to shift its transmitting tower closer to Roanoke.