TV to air GAC film

Staff report

SIDNEY — Gateway Arts Council’s film, “Moving A Nation: Made in Shelby County,” will be shown on two television stations in the month of December.

NKTelco will broadcast it to NKTelco customers, Dec.18, on NKTelco channel 3 at 4:30 p.m. and again at 8 p.m.

The film will also air on Lima’s WTLW Channel 44 in two parts. Part One will be shown Dec. 26 at 8:30 p.m., Dec. 27 at 9 p.m. and Dec. 28 at 9 a.m. Part Two airs Jan. 1 at 8:30 p.m., Jan. 3 at 9 p.m. and Jan. 4 at 9 a.m.

To meet broadcast requirements, the film was edited, and approximately 20 minutes was removed for time constraints. DVD copies of “Moving a Nation” are available for purchase through the Gateway Arts Council containing the entire film, as well as additional bonus footage.

Gateway Arts Council Executive Director Ellen Keyes said, “We are very grateful to NKTelco and WTLW Channel 44 for showing our film. These companies are giving us a platform to share the story of Shelby County industry through the eyes of those close to it, the founders, workers and their families.”

WTLW is a Time Warner affiliate and is in the following nine counties: Allen, Logan, Hancock, Hardin, Shelby, Auglaize, Mercer, Putnam and Van Wert. It is also carried by OTEC Communications Co., Orwell Communications, TSC, Watch TV, NK Telco and Direct TV (Lima area subscribers). WTLW’s antenna viewership includes Allen, Auglaize, Hardin, Hancock, Putnam, Van Wert, Mercer, Paulding, Defiance, Henry, Wood, Logan, Shelby, Darke and Marion counties in Ohio and Allen County, Indiana.

Staff report