‘Sporting Times Sports Show’ to broadcast weekly on WNKY NBC 40
High school sports multimedia publication to produce weekly program to air Saturday evenings on WNKY NBC 40
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Sporting Times and WNKY 40 Television have announced the launch of a new weekly television broadcast program. ‘Sporting Times Sports Show’ will air every Saturday at 6 p.m. on NBC 40, beginning in September.
Sporting Times has covered high school sports in South Central Kentucky since 2004 through print, digital and broadcast platforms. Founded locally by Director Doug Thompson, the sporting news source focuses on local, positive stories about athletes and athletic programs.
“Sporting Times looks forward to working with the great staff at WNKY and Brand Fathom, a digital marketing and creative services company. Our goal is simple, to provide our viewers with a positive, action-packed, local 30-minute show. We’re thankful to our sponsors for their outstanding support as we unveil the “Sporting Times Sports Show” on WNKY NBC 40,” Thompson said.
‘Sporting Times Sports Show’ will be the first local, sports-only news program to air on WNKY 40 Television. WNKY General Manager, Julie Milam, believes the core goals and mission of WNKY 40 and Sporting Times are perfectly matched for a broadcasting partnership.
“WNKY 40 and Sporting Times are a perfect fit. Doug and his team, along with Brand Fathom, are committed to providing South Central Kentucky with in-depth, positive stories about local athletes and athletic programs we know and love. Because local matters most to us, we see this as an incredible addition to our local broadcast schedule,” Milam said.
The broadcast debut of ‘Sporting Times Sports Show’ is scheduled for 6 p.m. Sept. 7 on WNKY NBC 40. Show details can be found at www.SportingTimesMagazine.com.
About Sporting Times
The Sporting Times, LLC, is headquartered in Bowling Green, Kentucky, servicing three regions as an all-positive high school sports news source which is available to readers free, via online and print. Sporting Times was founded in 2004.
About WNKY 40 Television
WNKY 40 Television is South Central Kentucky’s local affiliate for CBS, NBC and MeTV. WNKY 40 Television launched its one-hour, morning news broadcast “SoKY Sunrise” in the fall of 2015 on WNKY NBC 40. The station followed with the launch of a noon news broadcast, “SoKY@Noon,” in the spring of 2017 on WNKY CBS 40. WNKY 40 Evening News was launched in the winter of 2018 and features local news broadcasts, weekdays at 5 p.m. on WNKY NBC 40 and 6 p.m. on WNKY CBS 40. WNKY 40 Television is a proud media partner for over 100 community and non-profit events annually, because local matters. WNKY 40 Television broadcasts from 325 Emmett Avenue, Suite N in Bowling Green, KY.