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Amarillo, Texas

<tr><th style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right;">Slogan</th><td style="text-align: left;">Telling The Story since 1988</td></tr>

Channels Analog: 2 (VHF)

Digital: 8 (VHF)
<tr><th style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right;">Affiliations</th><td style="text-align: left;">PBS</td></tr>

Owner Amarillo College
(Amarillo Junior College District)

<tr><th style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right;">First air date</th><td style="text-align: left;">August 29, 1988</td></tr><tr><th style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right;">Call letters’ meaning</th><td style="text-align: left;">Amarillo College Voice</td></tr><tr><th style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right;">Sister station(s)</th><td style="text-align: left;">KACV-FM</td></tr><tr><th style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right;">Transmitter Power</th><td style="text-align: left;">100 kW (analog)
5 kW (digital)</td></tr><tr><th style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right;">Height</th><td style="text-align: left;">401 m (analog)
519 m (digital)</td></tr><tr><th style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right;">Facility ID</th><td style="text-align: left;">1236</td></tr><tr><th style="vertical-align: top; text-align: right;">Website</th><td style="text-align: left;"></td></tr>

KACV-TV is a public television station in Amarillo, Texas, broadcasting locally on VHF channel 2 as a PBS member station. Founded in 1988, the station is owned by the city's community college, Amarillo College. KACV-TV is operated on Amarillo College's Washington Street campus, along with sister-station KACV-FM.


Amarillo was one of the last major cities to get its own PBS station; prior to then, cable viewers in the Texas Panhandle watched PBS either on Dallas' KERA-TV, OETA from Oklahoma, or New Mexico's KENW.

The station also produces local programming such as the weekly talk show, Face to Face.

Digital Programming

The station's digital channel is multiplexed:

Digital channels
Channel Programming
8.1 / 2.1 Main KACV programming
8.2 / 2.2 PBS HD

The HD service is also carried on the Suddenlink Amarillo cable system.

External links

BIAfn's Media Web Database -- Information on KACV-TV

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