WRWR Launches MHz Worldview in Macon, GA
March 31, 2014 --
FALLS CHURCH, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/31/14 -- WRWR of Georgia joins the affiliate network of more than 30 other television stations throughout the U.S. broadcasting MHz Worldview to their local market.
MHz Worldview launches on WRWR digital broadcast channel 38.1 to the Macon area at midnight March 31, 2014.
MHz Worldview dually launches on COX Channel 112 or digital 73-6, ComSouth Channel 212, Watson Cable Channel 15, Suburban Cable Channel 15, Flint Cable Channels 123, and Reynolds Cable 112.
MHz Worldview, MHz Networks' national channel, brings programming to globally-minded audiences, with premier news and entertainment, direct from the source and in English.
MHz Networks is a global media company, headquartered just outside of Washington, D.C., specializing in presenting top-quality international television programming to American audiences.
MHz Worldview gives viewers a global narrative with daily newscasts from global news broadcasters: ANI (India), ARIRANG (South Korea), BLUE OCEAN NETWORK, CCTV (China), DW (Germany), EURONEWS, ETHIOPIAN TV, FRANCE 24, JN1 (Israel), KAZAKH TV, MAC TV (Taiwan), NHK (Japan), RT (Russia), RTE (Ireland), UKRAINE TV, VTV (Vietnam), and more.
The popular and exclusive MHz International Mystery airs nightly in primetime at 9 PM ET on MHz Worldview. Mankell's Wallander, Simenon's Maigret, Leon's Brunetti, Annika Bengtzon and Camilleri's Montalbano are among the many literary bestsellers adapted into riveting global television and are available from MHz, along with more than 100 other best in class global crime dramas and mystery series.
WRWR-TV 38 is the first television station licensed to and operated from studios in Warner Robins, GA. WRWR-TV was designed, built, and operates as the first fully digital high definition television station in central Georgia.
Georgia Eagle Media Owners, Drs. Cecil P. Staton and Joe Sam Robinson recently gifted WRWR to Mercer University to augment its Center for Collaborative Journalism.
MHz Networks CEO, Frederick Thomas, says, "We're delighted to have found a home at WRWR. Mercer's students and the Center for Collaborative Journalism will certainly benefit from viewing and engaging with our daily newscasts from around the world."
"Mercer is pleased to partner with MHz Networks to bring unique international programming to the Central Georgia television market," said Larry D. Brumley, senior vice president for marketing communications and chief of staff at Mercer. "As the state's only MHz affiliate, WRWR will introduce Central Georgians to news that originates in English from countries around the globe, as well as entertaining cultural programs."
MHz Worldview is in over half the top-20 U.S. television markets -- more than 40 million households -- through broadcast/cable affiliates in: New York City, NY - WNYJ (WFME); Los Angeles, CA- KLCS; Philadelphia, PA - MiNDTV; Chicago, IL - WYCC; San Francisco, CA - KCSM; Washington, DC - WNVC/MHz Networks; Tacoma-Seattle, WA - KBTC; Cleveland/Akron/Youngstown, OH - WNEO/WEAO; Minneapolis, MN - MPS Cable; Denver, CO - KBDI; Orlando-Daytona Beach - Melbourne, FL - WDSC; Charlotte, NC - WTVI; Nashville, TN - WNPT; Salt Lake City, UT - UEN (statewide); Grand Rapids/ Kalamazoo/Battle Creek, MI - WGVU; Spokane/Yakima, WA - KWSU; New Orleans, LA - WLAE; Las Vegas, NV - Vegas PBS; Richmond, VA - WCVE; Flint, MI - WDCQ; Charleston, IL - WEIU; Plattsburgh, NY - Mountain Lake PBS (WCFE); Lansing, MI - LCC TV; Moline, IL (Quad Cities) - WQPT; Warrensburg, MO - KMOS; Topeka, KS - KTWU; Rochester-Austin, MN - KSMQ; Athens, OH - WOUB; Charlottesville, VA - WHTJ; St. Paul, MN - St. Paul Neighborhood Network; Stanford, CA - Stanford University Cable, as well as nationally via DirecTV.
MHz Worldview is also available on iOS and Android phone and tablet apps, AudioNow, Roku digital video players, Google TV, and live at www.mhznetworks.org/mhz-worldview/live.
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About MHz Networks
MHz Networks is a global media company which specializes in presenting top-quality international television programming to American audiences.
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