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KTXS-TV, virtual channel 12 (UHF digital channel 20), is an ABC affiliated television station serving Abilene, Texas, United States that is licensed to Sweetwater. Owned by the Sinclair Broadcast Group, it is a sister station to low-poweredMeTV affiliate KTES-LD, channel 40 (which KTXS simulcasts on its third digital subchannel). The two stations share studios on North Clack Street in Abilene and transmitter facilities near Trent, Texas.

KTXS-TV
150px-KTXS logo 2014
Sweetwater/Abilene, Texas

United States

City Sweetwater, Texas
Branding KTXS (general)

KTXS News(newscasts)
(pronounced "K-Texas")

Slogan Getting the Facts Right (newscasts)

Alerting You to Weather Danger(weather)

Channels Digital: 20 (UHF)

Virtual: 12 (PSIP)

Translators KTXE-LD 38 San Angelo
Affiliations 12.1: ABC (secondary until 1979)

12.2: CW+
12.3: MeTV

Owner Sinclair Broadcast Group

(Sinclair Media Licensee, LLC)

First air date January 30, 1956 (63 years ago)
Call letters' meaning TeXaS

-or-
TeXas Sweetwater

Former callsigns KPAR-TV (1956–1966)
Former channel number(s) Analog:

12 (VHF, 1956–2009)

Former affiliations CBS (1956–1979)
Transmitter power 530 kW

700 kW (CP)

Height 402 m (1,319 ft)

439.3 m (1,441 ft) (CP)

Facility ID 308
Transmitter coordinates 32°24′48.4″N100°6′26.3″W
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information Profile

CDBS

Website ktxs.com
KTXE-LD
(satellite of KTXS-TV)
KTXE-ABC38
San Angelo, Texas

United States

Branding See KTXS-TV infobox
Slogan See KTXS-TV infobox
Channels Digital: 38 (UHF)

(to move to 22 (UHF))
Virtual: 12 (PSIP)

Affiliations 12.1: ABC

12.2: CW+
12.3: MeTV

Owner Sinclair Broadcast Group

(Sinclair Media Licensee, LLC)

First air date January 30, 1956 (63 years ago)
Call letters' meaning Disambiguation of KTXS
Former callsigns K55AA (until 1997)

KTXE-LP (1997–2014)

Former channel number(s) Analog:

55 (UHF, until 1997)
38 (UHF, 1997–2014)

Transmitter power 2.4 kW

15 kW (CP)

Height 108.2 m (355 ft)
Facility ID 309
Transmitter coordinates 31°29′6″N100°27′27″W
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information

(satellite of KTXS-TV) Profile

(satellite of KTXS-TV) CDBS

KTXS' signal is relayed on a low-power satellite station in San Angelo, KTXE-LD (UHF digital channel 38, also mapping to virtual channel 12 via PSIP), with transmitter on West 26th Street in San Angelo.

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