WBOC-DT2

WBOC-DT2

Infobox_Broadcast
call_letters = WBOC-DT2
station_
station_slogan = Delmarva's News Leader
station_branding = Fox 21 Delmarva
"(digital RF channel)"
analog =
digital = 16.2/21.2
affiliations = FOX
founded = March 2003
location = Salisbury, Maryland
callsign_meaning = See WBOC-TV article
owner = Draper Holdings Business Trust
former_affiliations = UPN (2003-2006)
homepage = [http://www.fox21delmarva.com fox21delmarva.com]

WBOC-DT2 is a digital subchannel of WBOC-TV and is a FOX affiliate. The company was founded as a UPN affiliate, as "UPN 21 Total TV" in March 2003. In January 2006, the UPN and WB networks announced they would merge into a single network called the CW. WBOC-TV did not seek the CW affiliation, which instead went to WBD, the cable-only WB affiliate for Delmarva. On May 9, 2006, WBOC-TV announced that "UPN 21" would become a Fox affiliate, beginning on August 21, 2006. WBOC-TV produces a newscast for the station, currently known as WBOC News at 10 on FOX21.For viewers unable to receive the digital-only signal, both local-area cable systems, operated by Comcast and Mediacom, carry "Fox 21 Delmarva" on channel 5 and 10.

WBOC-DT2 is one of the few stations that IDs with its actual digital channel number (21) rather than its PSIP channel number derived from its analog frequency (16.2).

On-Air Personalities

See current WBOC-TV personalities list.

External links

* [http://www.fox21delmarva.com/ FOX 21 Delmarva]

References


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