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NPT Receives 2016 NETA Award for Video Campaign

Published on September 28, 2016 By MiChelle Jones

NPT was presented with a 2016 NETA Award for its “Do Your Part for NPT” promotional campaign during the National Educational Telecommunications Association annual professional development conference in Baltimore. NETA honored 17 of its members with 24 awards for excellence in content production, promotion and marketing, community engagement, and instructional media during the mid-September conference. […]

Fans and Supporters Celebrate A Downton Abbey Affair at Cheekwood (Photos)

Published on March 7, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

Supporters of NPT and fans of the hit show Downton Abbey gathered in the elegant confines of the Mansion at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art on Saturday, March 2 to celebrate public broadcasting and bid farewell to the third season.  The 140 guests came dressed in their Downton best, many in formal or […]

Beth Curley Gets Nashy | Mayor Dean Praises `Children`s Health Crisis`

Published on February 26, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

As previously announced, NPT president and CEO Beth Curley received The Nashy Award last week for Outstanding Contributions to the Growth of the Nashville Film and Cultural Community. The award was presented by Nashville Mayor Karl Dean at the annual Nashville Film/Television Town Meeting at the Belcourt Theatre on February 19.  Prior to Dean’s comments […]

Elmo Comes to Nashville to Launch PBS Kids Raising Readers

Published on February 11, 2009 By Joe Pagetta

War Memorial Auditorium was Elmo’s World on Tuesday, February 10, when the Sesame Street icon teamed up with Tennessee Education Commissioner, Dr. Tim Webb, to Launch PBS KIDS Raising Readers in Nashville. Joining them on the stage were Ron Ramsey, Lieutenant Governor of Tennessee; Nashville Mayor Karl Dean; Beth Curley, President and CEO of NPT, […]


Published on October 3, 2007 By Joe Pagetta

Karl Dean, the new mayor of Nashville, came by the offices the other day to tape an upcoming episode of One on One with John Seigenthaler. It was a great interview that touched on a variety of subjects and issues facing Nashville, such as public schools, public safety and economic development. Dean and Seigenthaler also […]