Local ABC station to stop broadcasting this month

By The Associated Press

A northeast Mississippi television station is going off the air at the end of the month.

WTVA-TV reports that WKDH-TV, the ABC station, is going off the air.

WKDH’s owner, Southern Broadcasting, says it will end broadcasting at 11:59 p.m. on August 31 after more than a decade on the air.

ABC plans to continue airing programming locally, but the network has not said how it will do that.

Viewers are being advised to call ABC at (212) 456-7777 to let the network know they still want to continue watching their favorite ABC programs.

Cable and satellite viewers are being advised to call their provider.