The quality of police training academies in Ohio and the need for stronger statewide training standards are among the issues an attorney general’s committee is considering as it explores possible changes to the way Ohio trains police officers.
Tonight on WOSU TV NOVA follows the complicated operation to raise the Costa Concordia cruise ship that sank off the coast of Italy killing 32 passengers. The mammoth ship was the length of three football fields, and weighed over 114,000 tons. NOVA joined the team of more than 500 divers and engineers who worked around the [...]
Before there was DOWNTON ABBEY, there was THE JEWEL IN THE CROWN. PBS viewers were hooked on this 1984 British drama based on Paul Scott’s epic four novels, know as the “Raj Quartet”. The story recounts the final days of the British Raj in India during World War II. THE JEWEL IN THE CROWN introduces us to [...]
WOSU TV is very proud to present SONGS AT THE CENTER airing Sunday mornings at 12:30am following AUSTIN CITY LIMITS. Each week SONGS AT THE CENTER will feature the finest singer-songwriters in the region and nation performing “in the round” in front of a live audience at the McConnell Arts Center in Worthington. The program will highlight [...]
“One of the appeals of Ripley was that he was kind of a regular guy. He was part world traveler, part hayseed, which people often called him.” Watch a clip from American Experience’s new doc, “Ripley, Believe it or Not,” premiering tonight at 9pm on WOSU TV.
American audiences are use to cooking competition shows, but this is a relatively new phenomenon in Britain. The GREAT BRITISH BAKING SHOW was a big hit in the U.K. and PBS is bringing it to the American audience. The GREAT BRITISH BAKING SHOW follows 12 amateur bakers through the trials and tribulations of a 10 [...]
If you’re a WOSU TV Thursday night regular, you’re most likely a fan of two very popular imports from the BBC, Doc Martin and Father Brown. Both the good Doc and the snooping Father reside in small towns in England filled with quirky characters that lead to entertaining storylines and mysteries. WOSU TV began airing [...]
December is a month full of anticipation and joy. Stores are filled with holiday goodies and neighborhoods are aglow with the season’s trimmings. This month on WOSU TV we have a variety of special programs to put viewers in the spirit of the season.
Some of you may remember a series we ran several years ago titled Walking the Bible. It was a wonderful series hosted by Bruce Feiler, the gentleman who wrote the book the series was based on. Bruce Feiler is back tonight at 8pm with a brand new series, Sacred Journeys. You may have seen a preview [...]
The long-awaited sixth season of Doc Martin is coming to WOSU TV at 9pm on Thursday nights, beginning December 11. Thanks to recent support of the series by WOSU TV viewers, we are able to present the newest season of Doc Martin.
If you’re old enough you remember exactly what you were doing when Neil Armstrong climbed out of the Eagle and became the first man to step on the moon. If you weren’t around when it happened you’ve seen the amazing images, a little grainy and in black and white, but they still make an impression. [...]