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About Us

Martinsville Daily is an online newspaper serving the Martinsville and Henry County area since 2003. This website serves as an aggregate news portal for WHEE-AM1370, WMVA-AM1450, and WYAT-TV40.

WMVA-AM1450 began broadcasting in 1941. Although it is the oldest station in the group, it is the newest addition, having joined our network in 2005. WMVA is an affiliate of Westwood One, the Virginia News Network, CBS Radio, ABC Radio, the Motor Racing Network (MRN), Virginia Tech Football and Basketball, University of North Carolina Football and Basketball, and the Washington Nationals affiliate. WMVA broadcasts is on the air 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The group started with WHEE-AM1370 in November, 1997. WHEE began broadcasting in 1954. WHEE is a CBS Radio, ABC Radio, Virginia News Network, and University of Virginia Football and Basketball affiliate. Weekday programming includes our signature program the “Coffee Break.” WHEE is a full service radio station with pre-sunrise and post-sunset authority. The station is on the air 7 days a week from 6 AM until sunset and streams 24/7.

WYAT-TV was founded in 1999 and began broadcasting from Martinsville in 2003. WYAT is a THIStv and BIZtv affiliate. The station broadcasts over-the-air on UHF40, Comcast Cable Channel 99, Chatmoss Cable Channel 16, and streams at In addition to various programs throughout the day and night, we produce a talk show, classifieds program, and local news program daily as well as several church broadcasts.