Local OPT Productions

Ozarks Public Television places a priority on documenting, presenting, and preserving area history.

OzarksWatch

OzarksWatch Video Magazine

Sundays 1:30 and 2:00pm
Thursdays at 9:00pm and 9:30pm

Celebrate the history, culture, and traditions of the Ozarks.

Ozarks Reflections

Ozarks Reflections

Thursdays 8:00pm

Showcasing programs created by area residents and program topics about the Ozarks.

Missy Shelton

Sense of Community

Airing - TBA

Sense of Community provides an in-depth look at public affairs issues that affect our community.

Missy Shelton

Jeff City Journal

Sundays 10:00am

Jeff City Journal is a production of the Missouri Public Television Association.  It’s broadcast on Sunday mornings at 10:00am.

Ozark Jubilee: A Living Legacy

Route 66 - Missouri's Mother Road

Get your kicks, on Route 66,” has been an invitation travelers have enjoyed for decades. Perhaps no other stretch of highway rivals the sense of nostalgia, adventure or mystique than this remarkable roadway. A defining American identity and international icon, Route 66, more than any other American highway, continues to cast a magic spell that beckons travelers from around the world to leave the Interstates and take a road less traveled for a one-of-a-kind experience.

Ozark Jubilee: A Living Legacy

Ozark Jubilee: A Living Legacy

Ozark Jubilee: A Living Legacy is a special tribute to the Ozark Jubilee, a groundbreaking country music television series originating live each week form Springfield, Missouri between 1955-60. Created by Si Siman and colleagues Ralph Foster, Lester Cox and John Mahaffey, and hosted by country music legend Red Foley, the Ozark Jubilee entertained approximately 25 million viewers each week.

The Original Springfield Cardinals: A Look Back

The Original Springfield Cardinals: A Look Back

Ozarks Public Television explorers Springfield, Missouri’s minor league baseball history with The Original Springfield Cardinals: A Look Back.  This locally produced documentary features deeply personal and evocative memories through interviews with former players and community members closely associated with the team. 

Lady Bear Basketball: A Dream Come True

Lady Bear Basketball: A Dream Come True

Lady Bear Basketball: A Dream Come True is a documentary tribute highlighting the legend and legacy of Lady Bear basketball.  Extensive game highlights and on-camera interviews provide a rich and nostalgic perspective from the early days of Lady Bear basketball to its tradition and reputation as one of the finest women’s basketball programs in the country.