Raleigh, NC (July 1, 2011) – A unique 13-episode series celebrating the USO of North Carolina’s 70th Anniversary is now available on Carolina On Demand, Time Warner Cable’s exclusive on demand local programming channel. Time Warner Cable digital cable customers in North and South Carolina can access the programming free on channels 199 and 1047.
“70 Years with the USO North Carolina" is a special series dedicated to the incredible staff and volunteers that make up the USO of North Carolina. The series’ episodes document the organization’s 70 year history, while evoking deep emotions in viewers with heartwarming stories told by USO volunteers and military personnel who have been touched by the work of the USO.
“Only Carolina On Demand can provide this type of local content for North and South Carolina residents,” said Carolina on Demand manager, Jason Lockhart. “Carolina on Demand is proud to provide this quality, local programming that celebrates North Carolina’s rich military history.”
The show, “70 Years with the USO North Carolina” will be available in its entirety through the end of the year. Carolina On Demand will add a new episode every two weeks. Episodes average 30-37 minutes in length.
“When establishing the partnership with Time Warner Cable to air our series, we learned that Time Warner Cable has a huge heart for the military and the USO. This partnership is a great fit for us,” said Bill Brown, former Marine and executive producer for the series with Dashboard Productions Film & Broadcast Company. “We are excited to partner with Time Warner Cable and Carolina On Demand to bring awareness to the USO’s mission and the volunteers that support our soldiers.”
Carolina On Demand is Time Warner Cable’s award winning On Demand channel bringing Carolina-oriented programming into the homes of more than one million customers. At Carolina On Demand, Time Warner Cable digital customers have the ability to watch programming on their schedule at no additional charge.
Current Time Warner Cable customers that do not have digital cable, but would like to view the series may upgrade their services. Visit www.timewarnercable.com for more details. To learn more about local programming on Carolina On Demand visit www.news14.com.
About Time Warner Cable
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About 70 Years with the USO North Carolina
The TV Series "70 Years with the USO North Carolina" was created to celebrate the 70 Years of the USO of North Carolina and to celebrate the USO North Carolina's amazing efforts to help our men and women in uniform. The USO North Carolina has over 700 volunteers who give so much to the daily lives of our troops. The show features the amazing works of volunteers, the many incredible programs the USO North Carolina offers our men and women in uniform, plus heartwarming stories of current and past military personnel and their families. It is a small look at an amazing organization that we know as the USO North Carolina. Visit the 70 Years with the series website www.70yearsusonc.com.