In 2004, Mission Broadcasting acquired WAWV from Bahakel Communications and entered into a shared services agreement and joint sales agreement with Nexstar Broadcasting station WTWO. Following extensive consolidation construction, WFXW moved into the existing facilities of WTWO.
WAWV's syndicated programming includes Big Bang Theory, Two and Half Men, The Office, Friends and Judge Judy.
Terre Haute, IN is in the 155th largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 317,996 and 133,780 television households, as reported by Nielsen Media.
Cable/ADS penetration in the market is estimated to be 87% (33% wired, 54% ADS). The Terre Haute market is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 2.6% through 2011. The largest employers in this market are Indiana State University, Union Hospital, and the Vigo County School Corporation.
Source: TVB, BIA Financial Network Market Report 3rd Edition, 2007
MANAGEMENT CONTACT INFORMATION
Lois Mathes, Station Manager
Tim Sanders, Local Sales Manager
Deana Reece, News Director