A CAPITOL FOURTH

A CAPITOL FOURTH

Jul 1, 2015

A CAPITOL FOURTH Airs July 4 at 8 p.m. Celebrating 35 spectacular years on air, A CAPITOL FOURTH will kick off the country’s 239th birthday with an all-star musical extravaganza that puts viewers front and center for the greatest display of fireworks anywhere in the nation. America’s favorite Independence Day celebration is broadcast live from […]

POLDARK

POLDARK

Jul 1, 2015

POLDARK Sundays at 9 p.m.  Captain Ross Poldark rides again in a swashbuckling new adaptation of the hit 1970s series. Aidan Turner stars as a redcoat who returns to Cornwall after the American Revolution; Eleanor Tomlinson plays the miner’s daughter taken in by the captain.

THE ABOLITIONISTS

THE ABOLITIONISTS

Jul 1, 2015

THE ABOLITIONISTS Wednesdays at 8 p.m.  This three part series begins Wednesday July 8 at 8 p.m. with Part 1. Part 2 immediately following at 9 p.m. Part 3 airs Wed. July 15 at 8 p.m. Vividly bringing to life the epic struggles of the men and women who fought to end slavery, THE ABOLITIONISTS […]

NOVA “Why Sharks Attack”

NOVA “Why Sharks Attack”

Jul 1, 2015

NOVA “Why Sharks Attack” Thursday, June 9 at 10 p.m. In recent years, an unusual spate of deadly shark attacks has gripped Australia, resulting in five deaths in 10 months. At the same time, great white sharks have begun appearing in growing numbers off the beaches of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, not far from the waters […]

Community Health Forum

Community Health Forum

May 28, 2015

Diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity affect thousands across our region. WTVI PBS Charlotte hosted a community forum with a panel of experts from Novant Health and the Mecklenburg County Health Department. Wellness coaches were on-site providing free health screenings. Click here for photos of the event. The Community Health Forum will air on WTVI […]

PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest

PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest

May 28, 2015

WTVI PBS Charlotte congratulates the winners of the 2015 PBS Kids Writers Contest.  The Contest encouraged children to celebrate their creativity by writing and illustrating their own stories.  Special congratulations to our first place winners Macey Green, Khushi Bhatt, Pranika Senthil and Lauren Yu (missing).  The first place winners in grades K-3 will advance to […]