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Center for Media and Citizenship Launches Partnership with Gray TV

January 30, 2016

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The Center for Media and Citizenship at the University of Virginia today announced its new partnership with Gray Television’s Charlottesville Newsplex, which operates the CBS, ABC and FOX affiliates in Central Virginia. The two organizations will combine talents and resources to produce and broadcast The Coy Barefoot Program, with Executive Producer and Host, award-winning journalist Coy Barefoot. The show will feature extended interviews about news, people and ideas in Central Virginia and beyond. Center Director Siva Vaidhyanathan will join Barefoot as an Executive Producer on the program. The program will air on Sunday mornings on ABC16 and will premiere tomorrow with an exclusive, extended interview with Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe. All episodes will be archived online and made available at the Center’s website, mediaandcitizenship.org.

Click here to watch the Newsplex’s CBS19 News announce the partnership and program on its broadcast.