WPDE is a full service television station in Florence and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and Lumberton, North Carolina, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 16 and on virtual channel 15. Founded in 1980, it is owned by Barrington Broadcasting. WPDE 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 NewsChannel 15. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by ABC's late-night programming. WPDE also airs local sports broadcasts.