Highlights: From the Heart of Our Community, is a 30 minute weekly TV show featuring organizations, events, grass-roots efforts and people who move our state and community forward in a positive way.
The show is a collaboration with Kanawha County Schools, Suddenlink Communications and Jim Strawn & Company.
The show airs daily at 8:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. on Suddenlink’s channel 17.
The show airing March 27, 2017 – April 3, 2017 ‘highlights’ West Virginia Power Baseball & the South Charleston Chamber of Commerce.
We interviewed Adam Marco, Director of Marketing/Broadcaster with the WV Power. Adam talked excitedly about the upcoming 13th season of the WV Power Baseball team. He discussed the new scoreboard coming to Appalachian Power Park and how their philosophy regarding the fan ‘experience’.
The WV Power team is affiliated with the Pittsburg Pirates as a Single A classification. Opening night is scheduled for Thursday, April 6, 2017 with first-pitch at 7:05 p.m. The following evening is ‘refrigerator schedule magnet’ night at the ballpark.
The WV Power main office can be reached at 304-344-2287 (BATS).
We also interviewed Amanda Ream, Executive Director, SC Chamber of Commerce and Eloise Matheney, Chair of the SC Chamber.
Amanda gave us an overview of the mission, purpose and programs of the SC Chamber. While Eloise discussed the strategic plan and vision of the chamber.
On April 8, 2017 the South Charleston Chamber of Commerce will hold their 3rd Annual Wellness 5K Run/Walk beginning at 9:00 a.m. after registration. The event will be held at Oakes Field in South Charleston, WV. Sponsors for the Wellness 5K include: Monarch Family of Hotels, Associated Systems Professionals, Innovative Insurance Solutions, and MedExPress.
Call the chamber office at 304-744-0051 for more information.
If you would like to learn more about the Highlights TV Show, contact Host and Executive Producer Jim Strawn at 304-541-4756.