WAAY is a full service television station in Huntsville, Decatur, Shoals and Sand Mountain, Alabama, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 32 and on virtual channel 31. Founded in 1959, it is owned by Calkins Media. WAAY is affiliated with ABC (American Broadcasting Company), airing ABC's primetime shows in the
evening. In the morning, the station airs ABC's morning news and information program, with spots for local news and weather; in the afternoon, it airs ABC's soap operas; in the early evening, it shows ABC's national news broadcast and WAAY 31 FirstNews. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by ABC's late-night programming. WAAY also airs local sports broadcasts.