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Beth Curley Leaves NPT (But Stays Close)

Published on June 30, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

  By Beth Curley President Emerita, NPT My 18 years at NPT have truly been the highlight of my 45-year career in public television. I am so proud of the station that we’ve built for the entire Nashville community. The major programs and services we’ve developed ‒ including Aging Matters, Next Door Neighbors, Children’s Health […]

Nonstop Children’s Programming on NPT3 PBS Kids!

Published on June 27, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Nonstop children’s programming is coming to NPT and it’s all free! NPT3 PBS Kids, our third broadcast channel, will launch Friday, June 30, 2017 and will be dedicated to providing quality educational programming from PBS Kids. The channel will be available over-the-air at 8.3 immediately and on Comcast 242 as of July 27, 2017. To […]

NPT’s ‘Cheekwood: A Masterpiece by Man & Nature’ Premieres Thursday, June 22

Published on June 21, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Cheekwood reopened last week following renovations to return the house and gardens to their original splendor. NPT’s original documentary, Cheekwood: A Masterpiece by Man & Nature, ventures behind the scenes for an in-depth look at the mansion and grounds. The 30-minute program premieres Thursday, June 22, at 8 p.m., and includes sweeping aerial views of […]

NPT Productions Nab 10 Midsouth Regional Emmy Nominations.

Published on November 22, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

Nashville Public Television productions picked up 10 nominations last night when the 28th Midsouth Regional Emmy® Awards were announced at BMI on Music Row. Productions grabbing nods run the full gamut of NPT’s offerings, from public affairs programs like NPT Reports: Children’s Heath Crisis and Domestic Violence: Living in Fear, to historic programs like Tennessee […]

Media Update: White House Chef Sam Kass Congratulates NPT on Children`s Health Crisis

Published on June 27, 2012 By Joe Pagetta

Sam Kass, White House Assistant Chef and Senior Policy Advisor for Healthy Food Initiatives at the White House, has offered Nashville Public Television his congratulations on the success of our Children’s Health Crisis project and dedication to improving the health of our community. In a video address embedded below, Kass ties the goals of the […]

(Media Update) Paisley Celebrates Emmy Win With NPT Staff

Published on April 11, 2012 By Linda Wei

In March we announced our Midsouth Regional Emmy Award wins including the Community Service Emmy for our Children’s Health Project (made up of NPT Reports: Children’s Health Crisis documentaries, Children’s Health Updates, as well as community engagement discussions and outreach events). Last week, joined by the the rest of the Children’s Health Project Emmy-award winning group, […]

(Media Update) Children`s Health Project and Secession Score Midsouth Emmys

Published on March 18, 2012 By Joe Pagetta

We are proud to announce that Nashville Public Television (NPT) picked up two Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards last night at the 26th Annual awards ceremony at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center in downtown Nashville. In the Community Service category, our Children’s Health Project, made up of NPT Reports: Children’s Health Crisis documentaries, Children’s Health Updates, as […]

Kimberly Williams-Paisley Talks About NPT Reports: Children`s Health Crisis

Published on June 24, 2011 By Joe Pagetta

Actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley is best known as the radiant young bride in the comedy feature film series Father of the Bride and Father of the Bride Part II, and more recently as the co-star of the hit ABC TV sitcom According to Jim and star of the Lifetime Movie Network film Amish Grace. Around here […]

Beth Curley Announces NPT Reports: Children`s Health Crisis

Published on January 18, 2010 By Joe Pagetta

It’s not a child’s fault if she or he is overweight, or in poor general health as a result of improper nutrition, lack of inoculations or inadequate exercise. The situation has become too dire to lay blame. We must begin the work now to fix it. — NPT president and CEO Beth Curley in The […]