Want to be a local news anchor?


Be an anchor on SCATV’s new Somerville Neighborhood News that can be seen on Channel 3 on tuesdays at 7:00pm, and anytime at www.SCATVsomerville.org/SNN. In order to be part of the team, you need to take this three-hour course where you will learn to read from a teleprompter without looking like you are reading, how to deliver lines with authority, how to interview guests, and how to perfect intonation and pacing. Tuition will be reimbursed when you anchor an SNN program.

More information is here!

Instructor Clennon King’s media career spans more than two decades. King spent the bulk of his career as a TV news reporter, and later anchor, at KXAS TV Dallas, WSB TV Atlanta, WSVN TV Miami, WALA TV Mobile and WTLV/WJXX TV Jacksonville, Florida. His awards include an Emmy nomination, a regional and a national Edward R. Murrow Award, national recognition from the National Association of Black Journalists and he was honored for his journalism by Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.

King formerly managed the City of Atlanta’s Film Bureau and government access channel. He also worked on-air as a radio announcer in Atlanta, New Orleans and Albany, Georgia.

Instructor: Clennon King

Prerequisite: none
1 session: Saturday, April 26;


Tuition will be reimbursed when you anchor an SNN program.

$30 members/ $50 non-members

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