WPEC is a full service television station in West Palm Beach, Florida, broadcasting on local digital VHF channel 13 and on virtual channel 12. Founded in 1955 as WEAT, it is owned by Freedom Communications. WPEC 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 CBS 12 News. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by CBS's late-night programming. WPEC also airs local sports broadcasts.