WKYT is a full service television station in Lexington, Kentucky, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 36 and on virtual channel 27. Founded in 1957 as WKXP, it is owned by Gray Television, Inc.. WKYT is affiliated with CBS, airing CBS's primetime shows in the evening. In the morning, the
station airs CBS's morning news and information program, with spots for local news and weather; in the afternoon, it airs CBS's soap operas; in the early evening, it shows CBS's national news broadcast and Newsfirst on WKYT. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by CBS's late-night programming. WKYT also airs local sports broadcasts.