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College football TV schedule: Week 8

The following schedule is for games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Oct. 19-21. Compiled by the National Football Foundation.


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College football TV schedule: Week 7

The following schedule is for college football games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Oct. 12-14.


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College football TV schedule: Week 6

The following schedule is for college football games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Oct. 5-11.


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College football TV schedule: Week 5

The following schedule is for college football games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Sept. 28-30, 2017. Courtesy the National Football Foundation.


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College football TV schedule: Week 4

The following schedule is for college football games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Sept. 21-24, 2017. Courtesy the National Football Foundation.


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College football TV schedule: Week 3

The following schedule is for games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Sept. 14-16, 2017. Compiled by the National Foootball Foundation.


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College football TV schedule: Sept. 7-9

The following schedule is for college football games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Sept. 7-9.


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College football TV schedule: Weekend of Sept. 22-24

The following schedule is for games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Sept. 22-24, 2016. Compiled by the National Football Foundation.


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Raycom’s Brant, Haines chosen as 2016 Francis Award recipients

Tim Brant, longtime Raycom football and basketball play-by-play announcer, and Ken Haines, the former President and CEO of Raycom, are the recipients of this year’s Marvin ‘Skeeter’ Francis Award.


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Governor McAuliffe announces PBS Series will return to Virginia

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that the PBS Civil War drama series Mercy Street will be returning to Virginia for a second season of filming.


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Shentel could lose AMC Networks from cable offerings

Shenandoah Telecommunications Company could be forced to drop the suite of cable TV channels owned by AMC Networks on Dec. 31 unless major changes are made in the proposed contract renewal.


CNN sets viewer record with Republican presidential debate

Wednesday’s Republican presidential debate was the most-watched program in CNN history, drawing an average of 22.9 million viewers during its three hours.


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UVA fall Olympic sports to make at least 13 broadcast appearances

The Atlantic Coast Conference has announced the Olympic sports broadcast coverage for the upcoming fall season. Virginia teams will make 13 regular-season broadcast appearances, with the opportunity of additional coverage during ACC tournaments.


Augusta Free Press hosts WVPT Community Conversation

The role that WVPT has to play in the media markets in the Shenandoah Valley and Central Virginia is adapting with the changing communications times.


First week numbers for Ring of Honor, TNA on Destination America: Not good?

The new power night of pro wrestling programming on Destination America debuted Wednesday night, with Ring of Honor leading in to TNA Impact Wrestling. The numbers are in, and the first week didn’t go all that well.


Canceled, not canceled: What is the real deal with TNA, Destination America?

Executives at TNA are rattling their sabres threatening legal action regarding a recent report that its TV broadcast partner, Destination America, is canceling TNA wrestling programming in September.


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Even an hour of TV a day ups risk of childhood obesity, UVA study finds

Children who view television as little as an hour a day are significantly more likely to be overweight or obese and gain more unhealthy weight over time, according to a new study from the University of Virginia School of Medicine.


Bridgewater College meets Downton Abbey in exhibition to start April 17

The hit PBS television series “Downton Abbey” and life in the Edwardian era provide the inspiration for a new exhibition at Bridgewater College titled “BC Goes Downton: Life Here and Across the Pond from 1900-1920.”


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You need to advertise: But can you cut through the ad rep crap and get what you need?

The ad rep sitting across from you will tell you how important it is that you buy the big ad package that he has designed just for you. How do you have any idea of knowing if it’s going to work?


Trevor Noah named next host of The Daily Show: Good move?

The real news in the world of fake news today is that 31-year-old South African comedian Trevor Noah has been named to replace Jon Stewart at the anchor desk at The Daily Show.


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ESPN’s College GameDay to originate from New York Life ACC Tournament

ESPN’s College GameDay Covered by State Farm will be telecast live from next week’s New York Life Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament at the Greensboro Coliseum.


Spoiler Alert: Let’s talk House of Cards, Season 3

OK, for starters, I assumed Doug Stamper, left bludgeoned in the woods in rural Maryland at the end of Season 2 of House of Cards, was dead and gone. I’m not spoiling anything saying that out loud since that issue is cleared up early on in the first episode of Season 3.


House of Cards: Not sleeping much this weekend?

Kevin Spacey put it well when talking about the upcoming season three of House of Cards, which drops on NetFlix at 3:01 a.m. Eastern on Friday morning.


Televisions bigger and greener than ever?

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, Americans’ 275 million television sets burn through some 65 billion kilowatt hours of energy each year, representing four to five percent of U.S. household electricity consumption.


Virginia Tech alum to appear on TBS reality series King of the Nerds

A Virginia Tech College of Engineering doctoral alumna is one of 12 competitors appearing on the third season of TBS reality competition television show King of the Nerds.