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WYYS-TV (branded on-air as The Youth Entertainment and Sports Network or Yes!) is a commercial-free television station located in Daytona Beach, FL, and serves the Orlando area, which also offered a national superstation feed of WYYS-TV as a basic cable channel branded as Yesnet. It broadcasts on channel 47 and is operated by Yesnet Corporation and owned by KB Broadcasting which also owns MyTV.

March 1965 - August 1987; August 1995 - July 2002

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In the early years, WYYS was ad-supported, it was owned by Young Broadcasting and branded as the Young Entertainment and Sports Network, but in late-1967, WYYS was sold to KTYS Television Inc. (now known as KIVO Television Group) and converting from an ad-supported station to an commercial-free station. The network ran 23 hours a day.

In May 1973, WYYS begins 24 hour schedule.

In June 1973, WYYS was begin broadcast 24 hours a day.

Also in 1981, WYYS changes its format from general entertainment/sports to youth entertainment/sports and changes its name to The Youth Entertainment and Sports Network.

In August 1995, in order to broadcast Bananas in Pajamas this fall, WYYS revived the 1965 logo with a brand new on-air look and with new graphics by jcbD. The announcers changed from Beau Weaver to Mark Elliot in mid-May 1998 but Beau continues voicing station ID's and news opens for WYYS until early-June 1998.

August 1987 - September 1989

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In August 1987, WYYS launches a new logo, and a new graphics package by tvBD.

September 1989 - August 1995

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In 1989, WYSS changed its logo to a multi color logo with a new look and a new in-house graphics package, but the announcers changed from Charlie Van Dyke to Beau Weaver, but Charlie continues voicing station ID's and news opens for WYYS until June 1992.

September 1995 - 1997

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In 1995, the rebranding is yes, is in a ITC Avant Garde, used in tadem with the 1995 version of the 1965 logo until 1997.

January 1997 - July 2002

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In 1997, WYYS launched a new logo, as they had a giant skylines and under the logo "YES TELEVISION NETWORK" is in a Handel Gothic font, the 1997 logo is used in tadem with the 1995 logo until July 2002.

July 2002 - April 2007

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In July 2002, WYSS introduced a new logo, a new slogan, and a new graphics package by VDO and tvBD, and a new custom music package by Edd Kalehoff.

April 2007 - June 2008

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In April 2007, when WYYS begin airing Nick Jr. and Playhouse Disney programming, Family Feud and Merv Griffin's Crosswords, the logo was changed to a generic blue logo along with a new on-air look and begin using new graphics by VDO, but with a new slogan: "100% Youth People".

June 2008 - March 2012

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In June 2008, it began airing Food Network programming, and launched a modernized version of 2002 Logo, along with new graphics from VDO, and the announcers changed from Mark Elliot to Jim Culter, but Mark continues voicing station ID's and news opens for WYYS until June 2009.

March - November 2012

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As part of WYYS' Spring Break Weekend, on March 2012, WYYS begin using the logo imported from the YES Network and with a new music package from 615 Music.

November 2012-January 2015

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In November 2012, when WYYS begin broadcasting in HD and launched on VOD, we launched a new logo, new branding, and a new WYYS version of the Nine Network's 2002 graphics package and custom music package with a new slogan: "Get on".

January 2015 - January 2017

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On January 1, 2015, Yesnet launched a new logo and branding with a new slogan: "Yes, Of Course"

January 2017 - present

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In March 2017, the station was sold to KB Broadcasting and bring back the pre-2012 name Yes, along with a new slogan Characters Welcome Here.

In 2018, when Kaylor Blakley fired, all of KB Broadcasting assets included WYYS-TV will sold by Old Dominion Media.

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