Welcome to AppTV

AppTV launched on May 26, 2015 with a full range of original programming, utilizing the production skills of Appalachian State students. The channel also features programs from NASA TV, Classic Arts Showcase, the National Science Foundation, and other sources.

Our original and acquired programming is telecast on SkyBest Channels 20 (standard definition) and 1020 (high definition) in Ashe, Alleghany, Avery and Watauga counties, North Carolina, and in Shady Valley, Tennessee; Charter Cable channel 198 in Watauga and Avery counties, North Carolina, and Johnson County, Tennessee; and channel 23.3 on App State's campus.

Our programs are also streamed 24/7/365 via

AppTV in the News

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 8:01am
BOONE — In partnership with SkyBest Communications Inc., Appalachian State University’s television...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 12:35pm
Cullie Tarleton, Michael Fields Also on Program about Legendary Clyde McLean By Anna Oakes, Watauga...
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 12:28pm
By Carl Blankenship, The Appalachian Online
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 9:25am

News Releases

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 8:53pm
Premiere of Local Documentary to Launch Partnership with SkyBest    BOONE, N.C.—In...
Jason Huber, Journalism Major and New Sports Bar Panelist
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 12:07pm
Four App Students Win Auditions to Host AppTV’s Original Program BOONE, N.C.– Four Appalachian...
Monday, February 29, 2016 - 3:09pm
Sports Show Offers a Springboard to a Future Television Career for App State Students of All Majors...
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 1:19pm
App State Alumnus and WBTV Anchor John Carter to Host Program Honoring Clyde McLean on AppTV BOONE...
Student Interns Behind the Camera
Monday, May 25, 2015 - 11:03am
Health Talk to Premiere Tuesday Night; Six More Shows to Air on AppTV This Week Boone, N.C.--...