KEDT (Channel 16) is a PBS affiliated television station and licensed to Corpus Christi, Texas. South Texas Broadcasting System is the owner of the station. The network’s studios are located on South Staples Street in Corpus Christi. The station was founded in 1972 and the first show aired 46 years ago on 16 October 1972. The call sign meaning of network is “Corpus Christi Educational Television”.
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“Your Community Owned Station”
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Local businessman, Charles Butt started the station to bring the benefits to South Texas. After that H-E-B supermarket chain associated with another businessman, approached to Corpus Christi business community for starting local PBS television station. All of these challenges, it signed in the air on 16 October 1972. South Texas Public Broadcasting System applied for a station in 1980 for Victoria which will be expanded in South Texas. In late 1984, plans for a television network were scrapped and by the end of the 1980s, it was deeply in debt. Digital transmission brought new financial burdens to the station. In 2003, the station was still using original equipment and transmission. The station did modernize the opportunity and allowed even more programming to serve the community.
KEDT carries all kind of programs such as news, drama series, talk show, game show, sitcom etc. A list of shows is given below in the table, have a look at it.
Nightly Business Report
It is a newsmagazine, focuses on the changes in the stock market and indices. The interviews conducted with a business person, policymakers, and markets analyzers.
It is an art series in which theatrical performances show such as plays, ballet, opera, concert, musical etc.
Ready jet Go!
Ready Jet Go is an animated series, focuses on Jet and his family which orbits around a red dwarf called Bortron. Jet makes friends and study human customs and earth environment.
|1||Washington Week||Public affairs Television program|
|2||Songs at the Center||TV Series|
|3||The Lawrence Welk Show||Musical Variety Show|
|4||Great Performances||Performing Arts|
|5||Antiques Roadshow||British TV Program|
|6||Sesame Street||Children’s television series, Educational, Sketch Comedy, Puppetry, Animation|
|8||Ready Jet Go!||Animation, Science Fiction, Educational, Musical|
|10||Ribbon of Sand||Short Film/ Documentary|
|11||Nightly Business Report||Newsmagazine|
|12||Arthur||Adventure, Sitcom, Edutainment|
|Main KEDT programming/ PBS||Channel 16.1|