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Alistpremiereton 1 09/22/2016

WTCI DEBUTS NEW SEASON OF "THE A LIST WITH ALISON LEBOVITZ" AND "GREATER CHATTANOOGA"

WTCI will debut new seasons of local programs, *The* *A List with Alison Lebovitz* and *Greater Chattanooga* beginning at 8:00 PM on September 22, 2016. Paul Grove, President and CEO of the station, says, "WTCI is focused on local storytelling, and our *Greater Chattanooga* series embraces local stories that explore who we are as a community. Thousands of viewers have seen these stories online and we're excited to be able to share them in the *Greater Chattanooga* broadcast as well." Read More...

Arlo Guthrie 09/16/2016

ARLO GUTHRIE TO PERFORM AT SEPTEMBER 24TH EVENT HONORING FLETCHER BRIGHT FEATURING REMARKS FROM SENATOR BOB CORKER

Arlo Guthrie, the Dismembered Tennesseans and Priscilla and Little Rickee will be the featured performers at “Remembering the Past, Celebrating the Future,” an upscale event honoring Fletcher Bright and benefiting WTCI on Saturday, September 24."We are grateful that Senator Bob Corker is joining us for this event to honor Fletcher Bright. He has helped change Chattanooga's landscape and we are proud that he will address our guests," said hosts Byron and Ken DeFoor.   Read More...

Fred team 07/08/2016

"FROM THE STREETS TO THE STAGE" NOW AVAILABLE TO PBS STATIONS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

*FROM THE STREETS TO THE STAGE: THE JOURNEY OF FREDRICK DAVIS *presents the powerful life story of Fredrick Davis, who, as a child, overcame poverty and homelessness to make his dreams of becoming a dancer a reality. The program, produced by WTCI, is now available to PBS stations across the country through *PBS Plus*.* *Click here to visit the show page on PBS.org[http://www.pbs.org/show/streets-stage-journey-fredrick-davis/]. Read More...

DebatesCoBrand2 07/01/2016

WTCI TO HOST TELEVISED HAMILTON COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD DEBATES ON JULY 14, 2016

WTCI will broadcast a Hamilton County School Board debate on Thursday, July 14 at 8 PM.  Eyewitness News anchor Greg Glover will moderate the debate presented by the Hamilton County PTA Council, the JFK Club of Chattanooga and the Hamilton County Pachyderm Club.  Read More...

Pat Summitt 06/30/2016

WTCI CELEBRATES THE MEMORY OF LEGENDARY COACH PAT SUMMITT IN “THE A LIST WITH ALISON LEBOVITZ” BROADCAST THURSDAY AT 8 PM

WTCI is proud to present an encore broadcast of “The A List with Alison Lebovitz” featuring the legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt on Thursday, June 30 at 8 PM.  This episode originally aired in 2010, prior to Summitt’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis and is a lively conversation with the legendary NCAA coach about her career and life.  Read More...

CynthiaHeadshot 06/17/2016

WTCI Director of Membership Awarded Masters of Public Administration

WTCI is proud to congratulate Cynthia Wilson, Director of Membership, for earning her Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Valdosta State University.  She also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership and is a native of Northwest Georgia.  Cynthia lived, studied and worked in New York City for many years and enjoys serving as on-air talent, producer and voice-over artist for WTCI. Read More...

06/03/2016

WTCI ANNOUNCES LIVE JUNE PLEDGE EVENT SCHEDULE

WTCI will host live pledge events during June, 2016, celebrating new PBS programs with some of Chattanooga’s most interesting musical talents.  Tune in to WTCI to join Jazzanooga’s Shane Morrow, the Americana singer and songwriter James Rogers, the Chattanooga Folk School’s Laura Walker and US-101’s own Melissa Turner as they guide you through the best of this season’s new all-star PBS concerts. Read More...

ME 2016 Flashbox 12/29/2015

WTCI HOSTS MASTERPIECE EXPERIENCE WINE DINNER AT 212 MARKET RESTAURANT

WTCI, the Tennessee Valley’s PBS station, invites members and supporters to share in an unforgettable *Masterpiece Experience* at 212 Market Restaurant on Thursday, March 10.  Renowned chef Susan Moses will present a 5-course gourmet meal featuring locally sourced, organic ingredients. These unique dishes are specially designed for the evening and are paired with wines that complement each course. Read More...

GC MarketFLASHBOX 12/22/2015

WTCI Debuts New Greater Chattanooga Episode, "MARKET"

“Market,” a new installment in the Greater Chattanooga series, premieres online Wednesday, December 23rd.   Each Sunday thousands of people visit the First Tennessee Pavilion to enjoy music, food, and buy local produce, art, and hand-made items at The Chattanooga Market. Read More...

EMMY 2015 DH 11/23/2015

WTCI Nominated for Two Emmy ® Awards

The Nashville/Midsouth Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) has announced their Midsouth Regional Emmy ® Award nominations.  WTCI, the Tennessee Valley’s community PBS station, has been nominated for two Emmy ® Awards after ballots were tabulated for more than 800 entries in the Midsouth Emmy ®Awards. Read More...

Warren Barnett 11/16/2015

WTCI Joins the Association of Fundraising Professionals in Celebrating Warren Barnett

*WTCI joins the Southeast Tennessee Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals in honoring Warren Barnett as Outstanding Philanthropist.  As Board Chair of WTCI, Warren Barnett's leadership helps support the mission of Chattanooga's community PBS station.  WTCI is profoundly grateful for his leadership as Chairman of the Board of Directors and honors his commitment to philanthropy. * Read More...

reynoldsflashbox2 10/27/2015

WTCI Debuts "Our Family," A New Greater Chattanooga Episode

Our Family[http://bit.ly/GreaterCHA_OurFamily], a new installment in the Greater Chattanooga series, premieres online Tuesday, October 27th and on-air Friday, October 30th.  This powerful story will introduce you to a fascinating inventor, an incredible family and an innovative agency serving people with disabilities in our community.   Read More...

FredTicketsFlashbox 2 09/14/2015

WTCI PREMIERES LOCALLY-PRODUCED DOCUMENTARY "FROM THE STREETS TO THE STAGE: THE JOURNEY OF FREDRICK DAVIS" AT TIVOLI THEATRE ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST

On Monday, September 21st, WTCI will host an evening surrounding the premiere screening of the one-hour documentary “From the Streets to the Stage: The Journey of Fredrick Davis” at the historic Tivoli Theatre.  WTCI’s Emmy Award-winning production team has followed Fred’s life in Chattanooga, New York and beyond as his talent, passion and dedication took him to the national stage.  Read More...

GreaterChattanooga102 1 08/27/2015

NEW BROADCAST OF "GREATER CHATTANOOGA" SERIES TO DEBUT FRIDAY, AUGUST 28

A new broadcast episode of the Greater Chattanooga series will debut on-air at WTCI, Chattanooga’s community PBS station, at 8:30 PM on Friday, August 28th with an encore broadcast on September 6th at 1:30 PM.  This episode will feature segments that celebrate the Chattanooga Football Club, the fascinating sport of competitive soaring and the unique sound of a local band called Monomath. Read More...

FlashBox CFC 08/19/2015

WTCI DEBUTS NEW GREATER CHATTANOOGA EPISODE "BEAUTIFUL GAME. SCENIC CITY" ABOUT CHATTANOOGA FC

“BEAUTIFUL GAME. SCENIC CITY,” a new installment in the Greater Chattanooga series, premieres online Tuesday, August 18th and will introduce you to the people and the passion surrounding the Chattanooga Football Club.      Read More...

LIFT FLASHBOX 04/28/2015

WTCI Releases New Greater Chattanooga Episode "LIFT"

The first ever Pan American Gliding Championship was held this spring at the McMinn Co. Airport attracting competitive soaring pilots from Canada, The United States, Argentina, and many other countries. Competition organizer, Sarah Arnold describes the event and the experience of soaring with the birds above Chilhowee Mountain in an aircraft that is dependent on natural sources of lift. Read More...

camoynewconceptsmallamay 05/21/2015

WTCI Celebrates 30th Chattanooga Area Manager of the Year

WTCI, Chattanooga’s community PBS station, is pleased to be a platinum sponsor of the 30th annual CAMOY event and this year’s honoree, Nick Decosimo.  Mr. Decosimo is the Office Managing Shareholder at Elliott Davis Decosimo, and has been named the 2015 Chattanooga Area Manager of the Year. WTCI will join area businesses to celebrate  this honor during a luncheon June 3. Read More...

FlashBox UnsTenn2 06/09/2015

WTCI DEBUTS NEW GREATER CHATTANOOGA EPISODE “UNSURE TENNESSEE”

“Unsure Tennessee,” a new installment in the Greater Chattanooga series, premiered online Tuesday, June 9th  and explores the complex questions and issues surrounding Insure Tennessee.  PBS is celebrated as America’s most trusted organization and WTCI has been serving families in the Tennessee Valley for over 40 years, providing engaging and educational programming and outreach.  Enjoy the episode online here[http://www.greaterchattanooga.org/home-1/unshure-tennessee]. Read More...

Carisch Family 09/01/2015

AROUND-THE-WORLD FAMILY SHARES THEIR STORY

Since April, 2014 the Carisch family have been traveling around the world, Brian and Tracey leading their three daughters on the journey of a lifetime.  This Chattanooga family set a goal to travel around the world and volunteer in the countries they would visit. Read More...

Mai Bell Hurley 2011 TN Woman of Distinction 09/09/2015

ENCORE BROADCAST OF MAI BELL HURLEY EPISODE OF "THE A LIST WITH ALISON LEBOVITZ" TO AIR THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 AT 8:30 PM

Mai Bell Hurley was an advocate and leader and, in all things, she was guided by her commitment to children and families.  WTCI is grateful for her stewardship as a board member and joins Chattanooga in mourning her loss. Read More...

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