WDGF (digital channel 15, virtual channel 12) is an ABC-affiliated station serving the Roanoke/Lynchburg television market. WDGF is owned and operated by Atlantic South Communications and serves as the flagship station of the company.

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Digital Television Edit

Channel Picture Format Aspect Ratio PSIP Short Name Programming
12.1 1080i 16:9 WDGF-HD Main Programming/ABC
12.2 720p WDGF-XT XTV
12.3 480i WDGF-AN Antenna TV
12.4 WDGF-CH Charge!

WDGF's main channel broadcasts in 1080i rather than ABC's native 720p format.

On August 15, 2017, WDGF moved it's Antenna TV subchannel from 12.2 to 12.3, and it's Charge! subchannel from 12.3 to 12.4. WDGF-DT2 became the XTV for Roanoke/Lynchburg when that channel launched on September 17. A high definition feed of WDGF-DT2 is available on local cable providers.

WDGF's digital broadcasts are digital-only as of June 11, 2009.