Local News Close-Up: Nashville Newsrooms Catch Their Breath

It has been an exceptional spate of major news in Nashville of late, including the Covenant School shooting on March 27, the nine Fort Campbell soldiers killed in a helicopter crash March 29 and the two Democratic lawmakers ousted from the State Capitol by GOP colleagues April 6 amid their push for stricter gun control.

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

Public TV President-CEO Opportunity

New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include an opening for a president and CEO of Nashville Public Television (WNPT).

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Local Shows Key To Public WNPT’s Success

Nashville Public Television’s WNPT began in 1962 as a humble school-board licensee. But it was able to gradually transform itself into one of the leading community-licensed stations in the system. Other stations can learn a lot studying that metamorphosis, especially by focusing on NPT’s local programming strategy.