Fox 5 Atlanta News (WAGA-TV ) channels, virtual channel 5 and UHF digital channel 27 is Fox owned and oriented television station situated in Atlanta Georgia, United States. Fox 5 Atlanta is working on Fox Television station of 21st Century Fox. The Channel (WAGA) maintains its studio facilities and transmitter in Dekalb country on Briarcliff Road in the east of Atlanta proper. Fox 5 Atlanta transmission is available on Comcast channel 4 and Dish Network and Direct TV in Atlanta metropolitan area. Its call letters meaning are We’re in Atlanta Georgia.
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Fox 5 Atlanta News(WAGA-TV) began the operations on 8 March 1949. The station formerly owned by Storer Broadcasting with WAGA radio. The channel is second television station in Atlanta which signed after seven months of WSB-TV (channel 2). Under CBS ownership Channel 5 also has the secondary affiliation with DuMont television network from 1949 -1956. Channel 5 also has ABC affiliation with WSB-Tv until 1951. The station Fox 5 (WAGA-TV) also affiliated with NTA film network. Storer sold the WAGA radio station in 1959. It retained the suffix TV until 1998 when Fox drops this suffix but in 2009 again pick up the suffix TV. The transmission of that channel was broadcast originally from 1018 West Peachtree Street NW.
It was purchased by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co in 1985. In 1987 Kohlberg sold the station to Gillett Communications. In 1993 New world communications got the station from SCI. On 23 May 1994 Fox signed a deal with New world communications for affiliation with company major networks. Fox has owned another station in Atlanta and got the chance to run the programs on VHF station. Fox 5 (WAGA-TV ) carried the CBS NFC package until 1966.
CBS affiliation with WAGA-TV ended on 11 December 1994 and station entirely switched to Fox network. The TV suffix dropped in 1998. Fox 5 (WAGA) sold its syndicated programs to WVEU. Fox television stations bought ten new world stations in July 1996 and turned the WAGA into Fox owned and operate the station and rebranded it Fox 5 Atlanta. New world communication name continuously used as Channel 5 license.
Fox 5 (WAGA-TV) Atlanta run talk shows, morning shows, news, movies and many entertainment programs. Fox 5 WAGA-TV are among that station which extends its newscast till midnight. List of famous programs of the stations is given in the table.
|1||Access Hollywood||3:00 AM||Entertainment show|
|2||Fox 5 news edge||4:00 AM||News program|
|3||Good day Atlanta||4:30-9:00 AM||Morning show|
|4||The Wendy William show||10:00 AM||Interview|
|5||The Real||11:00 AM||Talk show|
|6||Fox 5 news at noon||12:00 PM||News Program|
|7||TMZ live||1:30 PM||Entertainment program|
|8||Steve Harvey||3:00 PM||Comedy show|
|9||Judge Judy||4:00 PM||American reality show|
|10||Fox 5 news||5:00 PM 6:00 PM||News program|
|11||Dish Nation||7:00 PM||Celebrity news|
|12||Brooklyn nine-nine||Tuesday 8:00 PM||American sitcom|
|13||New Girl||Tuesday 8:30 PM||American sitcom|
|14||Lucifer||Tuesday 9:00 PM||American comedy series|
|15||Fox 5 news edge||10:00 – 11:30 PM||News program|
|16||Master chef||Wednesday & Friday 8:00 PM||Cooking show|
|17||Rosewood||Thursday 8:00 PM||Television series|
|18||Bones||Thursday 9:00 PM||American drama series|
|19||Hotel Hell||Saturday 8:00 PM||Reality television series|
|20||2016 U.S senior open||Saturday 2:00 PM||Sports program|
|21||Home Free||Saturday 11:00 PM||Music program|
|22||The Georgia Gang||Sunday 8:30 AM||Political discussion|
|23||Tai chi master||Sunday 11:00 AM||Action/Adventure series|
|24||The last man on earth||Sunday 9:30 PM||Comedy program|
|25||Fox news Sunday with Chris Wallace||Sunday 9:00 AM||News program|