WCA-TV broadcasts many locally produced shows from talented local producers.
A Veteran’s Story works to collect the histories of our veterans on video, broadcast them on local cable, and preserve them for future generation. Due to Bob Kaprielian’s initiative, A Veteran’s Story is a decade-long project to collect and preserve the stories of our veterans, including World War II, the Vietnam War, the Korean War, and veterans of the recent conflicts.
Bob Kaprielian is a graduate of the Northeastern University, who was commissioned as a second Lieutenant in the Signal Corps, and went on to flight school at Fort Rucker, Alabama. He received his wings and flew L19s (light observation aircraft) until serving active duty in the reserves for 8 years and was discharged Captain of the US Army.
Veterans are invited to contact Bob with their military career information if they wish to be interviewed for this project. Bob can be reach by telephone at, 617.869.5470, please provide full name, rank, branch of the military, and bio.
Coach’s Corner is a sports highlight show where host Bob Kaprielian interviews players and coaches of Watertown High School and reviews game footage. Bob reviews multiple highlight clips from different games, discussing with Coach’s and players about the type of play and why it was drawn up. Coach’s Corner teaches sports fans of all ages about the different sports and gives insight into high school sports.
Drawing With Fred’s format is based upon the adult hosted children’s series, which were a television staple from the 1950’s through the 1980’s. The program, which has won three CONTI-awards for cable excellence, features cartooning lessons, animated films and original safety tips.
Focus on Watertwon Launched in December of 2016, Focus on Watertown is currently a monthly long-from interview program that features important people, organizations, and topics pertinent to Watertown. Hosted by Watertown Weekly News anchors Jim Vershbow and Rob Scudder, Focus on Watertown is a 30-minute program that discusses the many attributes in Watertown that make it a unique town. Whether it be a discussion about the importance of the Armenian Bone Marrow Registry, a Watertown State Official’s agenda in the State House, or learning about how a major development will be reshaping the Arsenal on the Charles, Focus on Watertown covers everything that impacts and shapes the Watertown community. It can be seen on WCA-TV’s Public Channel every night at 7:30pm directly following Watertown Weekly News.
Inside Watertwon is hosted by local business and community leader, Paul Airasian, and editor of Watertown News, Charlie Breitrose. Following previous collaborations, Paul and Charlie wanted to find other ways to work together and came up with Inside Watertown, a show that looks at Watertown from a broader perspective. Each month, Inside Watertown puts a spotlight on organizations and groups working in Watertown.