Coronavirus: A Community Conversation
Monday, April 6 at 7:00pm
In a historic first, health care and broadcast entities across western Virginia are teaming up with one shared goal: flattening the COVID-19 curve.
Clinicians from the Virginia Department of Health, Carilion Clinic, LewisGale Medical Center and Salem VA Medical Center are partnering to host a panel discussion on COVID-19, “Coronavirus: A Community Conversation.”
The hour-long event will also be aired live on WSLS 10, WDBJ 7, WFXR, and WSET. It will also be broadcast on WFIR and WVTF radio.
American Experience: The Man Who Tried to Feed the World
Tuesday, April 21 at 8:00pm
Explore the life of 1970 Nobel Peace Prize winner Norman Borlaug, who tried to solve world hunger. He rescued India from a severe famine and led the "Green Revolution," estimated to have saved one billion lives. But his work later faced criticism.
AMERICAN EXPERIENCE presents The Polio Crusade, a one-hour documentary from filmmaker Sarah Colt that interweaves the personal accounts of polio survivors with the story of an ardent crusader who tirelessly fought on their behalf while scientists raced to eradicate this dreaded disease.
Antiques Roadshow – NEW EPISODES!
Mondays at 8:00pm
It puts the reality in reality television! Part adventure, part history lesson, and part treasure hunt, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW marks its 24th season in 2020.
March 30 – Desert Botanical Garden , Hour 2
Discover an oasis of Roadshow treasures at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, such as a Cartier jadeite pendant necklace, Kanye West original artwork from around 1995 and a 1906 Louis Akin chromolithograph. Learn which is $50,000-$75,000.
April 6 – Treasure Fever
Catch a case of "Treasure Fever" as Roadshow examines artifacts and artistry with health and medicine history including a Lakota Sioux doctor's bag, a Civil War medical officer's sword and a Fern Isabel Coppedge oil. Which is $120,000-$180,000?
April 13 – Desert Botanical Garden, Hour 3
Phoenix treasures heat up at the Desert Botanical Garden with a Hassan El Glaoui Tempera painting made around 1970, a Line Vautrin Talosel mirror and a diamond horseshoe brooch from about 1900. One is appraised for $75,000.
April 20 – McKay Art Museum, Hour 1
It’s a fiesta of fabulous finds as Roadshow visits McKay Art Museum in San Antonio for standouts like a W. W. Denslow-inscribed The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, a Mercury Space Capsule wind tunnel model and a black opal ring. Which is $60,000-$120,000?
April 27 – McKay Art Museum, Hour 2
Everything is bigger in Texas, including Roadshow appraisals such as Julius Cohen yellow diamond earrings, a 1928 Gibson Granada banjo and a collection of original comic art dating to around 1937. Can you guess which is $105,000-$140,000?
Baptiste on Masterpiece
Sundays at 10:00pm
Tcheky Karyo revives his role as French detective Julien Baptiste in this spinoff of “The Missing.” While visiting his daughter in Amsterdam, Baptiste becomes drawn into a missing persons case that may be connected to a human trafficking gang.
April 12 – Episode One
Julien Baptiste hunts for a missing prostitute in Amsterdam’s seamy criminal underworld.
April 19 – Episode Two
Julien makes a shocking discovery about the true identity of Edward Stratton.
April 26 – Episode Three
Edward finally confesses the exact nature of his relationship with Natalie and Constantin.