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Encyclopedia > E.W. Scripps Company
The E.W. Scripps Company

Image:ScrippsLogo.jpg
Type Public (NYSE: SSP)
Founded 1878 (Originally as The Cleveland Penny Press)
Location Cincinnati, Ohio
Key people Edward W. Scripps (1854-1926), Founder
Roy W. Howard (1883-1964)
Kenneth W. Lowe (President & CEO)
Richard A. Boehne (Executive VP)
Industry Broadcast Television
Cable Television
News Publication
Community Educational Services
Interactive Media
Revenue $2.2 billion USD (2004)
Website www.scripps.com

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) is a media conglomerate founded by Edward W. Scripps on November 2, 1878, originally known as the Cleveland Penny Press. The company is headquartered inside the Scripps Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2508x1850, 1101 KB) Scripps Center in Cincinnati. ... Image File history File links ScrippsLogo. ... A public company is a company owned by the public rather than by a relatively few individuals. ... New York Stock Exchange (June 2003) The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) , also nicknamed the Big Board, is the largest stock exchange in the world in dollar volume and second largest by number of companies listed. ... 1878 (MDCCCLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Queen City Location Location in Hamilton County, Ohio Coordinates , Government Country State County United States Ohio Hamilton Mayor Mark L. Mallory (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 206. ... Edward W. Scripps (18 June 1854 - 12 March 1926) was an American newspaper publisher and founder of The E. W. Scripps Company, a diversified media conglomerate, and United Press International news syndicate. ... 1854 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1883 (MDCCCLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... Terrestrial television (also known as over-the-air or OTA) is the traditional method of television broadcast signal delivery, by radio waves. ... Coaxial cable is often used to transmit cable television into the house. ... A newspaper is a publication containing news and information and advertising, usually printed on low-cost paper called newsprint. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... This article is about general United States currency. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This page as shown in the AOL 9. ... New York Stock Exchange (June 2003) The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) , also nicknamed the Big Board, is the largest stock exchange in the world in dollar volume and second largest by number of companies listed. ... Edward W. Scripps (18 June 1854 - 12 March 1926) was an American newspaper publisher and founder of The E. W. Scripps Company, a diversified media conglomerate, and United Press International news syndicate. ... November 2 is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 59 days remaining. ... 1878 (MDCCCLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Scripps Center in downtown Cincinnati. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Queen City Location Location in Hamilton County, Ohio Coordinates , Government Country State County United States Ohio Hamilton Mayor Mark L. Mallory (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 206. ...

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Scripps newspapers

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Scripps-owned television stations

There are a total of 15 television stations that E W Scripps own. 10 of them are in direct ownership of the company and the other remaining 5 through the Shop at Home Television Network. On May 22, 2006, Scripps announced that it was to cease the operations of the network and intends to sell each of Shop at Home's 5 owned and operated television stations. [1] The Shop at Home Network, more commonly known as just Shop at Home, is a television network in the United States that has been owned by The E.W. Scripps Company since 2002. ... May 22 is the 142nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (143rd in leap years). ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Current DMA# Market Station Year Acquired Current Affiliation Notes
5. Lawrence - Boston WMFP 62  ??? Shop at Home
6. San Francisco - Oakland - San Jose KCNS 38 1998 Shop at Home
11. Detroit WXYZ-TV 7 1986 ABC Acquired by Scripps in 1986, making way for ABC and
Capital Cities to merge. Until 1986, WXYZ was part of the
holy trinity of the original ABC owned and operated television
stations alongside WABC-TV New York City, KABC-TV
Los Angeles, WLS-TV Chicago and KGO-TV San Francisco.
12. Tampa - St. Petersburg WFTS-TV 28 1986 ABC Was Capital Cities owned and operated until 1986. The sale
allowed Capital Cities and ABC to merge.
14. Phoenix KNXV-TV 15 1985 ABC
16. Cleveland - Akron - Canton WEWS-TV 5 1947 ABC Founded as one of the company's flagship stations.
WOAC 67  ??? Shop at Home
24. Baltimore WMAR-TV 2 1991 ABC Was owned and operated by Gillett Communications until
1991. Gillett Communications was one of the few successors
of Storer Broadcasting.
28. Bridgeport - Hartford - New Haven WSAH 43 1999 Shop at Home Also serves the New York City metropolitan area. New York City
is the #1 largest market in the country.
29. Wilson - Raleigh - Durham - Fayetteville WRAY-TV 30  ??? Shop at Home
31. Kansas City KSHB-TV 41 1977 NBC Previously held a Local Marketing Agreement with KMCI until
2001.
Lawrence - Kansas City KMCI 38 2001 Independent Previously operated with KSHB-TV under a Local Marketing Agreement until Scripps acquired the station outright in 2001.
34. Cincinnati WCPO-TV 9 1949 ABC Founded as one of the company's flagship stations. Named after the Cincinnati Post newspapers.
38. West Palm Beach - Fort Pierce WPTV-TV 5 1961 NBC
61. Tulsa KJRH 2 1971 NBC Named after former Scripps chairman Jack R. Howard.

Scripps was also the founder and original owner of WMC-TV in Memphis, Tennessee when the station began its broadcast operation on December 11, 1948. Scripps later sold the station to Ellis Communications in 1993, which in turn sold it to current owner Raycom Media in 1998. A media market, broadcast market, or simply market is a region where the population can receive the same (or similar) television and radio station offerings, and may also include other types of media including newspapers or Internet content. ... High Service Water Tower (1895), also called Tower Hill Water Tower, a notable eyecatcher or folly, named a Water Landmark in 1979 by the American Water Works Association. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City on a Hill, Beantown, The Hub (of the Solar System), Athens of America Location Location in Massachusetts Government Counties Suffolk County Mayor Thomas Menino (Dem) Geographical characteristics Area    - City 232. ... WMFP is a television station in the Boston market. ... The Shop at Home Network, more commonly known as just Shop at Home, is a television network in the United States that has been owned by The E.W. Scripps Company since 2002. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The City by the Bay; The City That Knows How; Golden Mountain (historic Chinese name) Location Location of the City and County of San Francisco, California Coordinates , Government City-County San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom Geographical characteristics Area     City 600. ... Oakland, founded in 1852, is a major American city on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay in Northern California in the United States. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Capital of Silicon Valley Location Location of San Jose within Santa Clara County, California. ... KCNS is a home shopping television station in San Francisco. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... The Shop at Home Network, more commonly known as just Shop at Home, is a television network in the United States that has been owned by The E.W. Scripps Company since 2002. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Motor City, Motown Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (Latin for, We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes) Location Location in Wayne County, Michigan Coordinates , Government Country State County United States Michigan Wayne County Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 370. ... WXYZ-TV is the ABC affiliated television station in Detroit, Michigan, USA. It is owned by The E.W. Scripps Company and is Scripps largest TV station. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... WABC-TV, channel seven, is the flagship station of the Walt Disney Company-owned ABC television network, located in New York City. ... Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the state of New York and the entire United States. ... KABC-TV, ABC7 is an American Broadcasting Company (Disney/ABC) owned station in the Los Angeles area, and is the West Coast flagship station of the ABC network. ... Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government Country State County United States California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... WLS-TV (ABC7 Chicago) is the ABC owned-and-operated television station in Chicago, Illinois. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Windy City Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location Location in Chicagoland and northern Illinois Coordinates , Government Country State Counties United States Illinois Cook, DuPage Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 606. ... KGO-TV (ABC7) is a television station based in San Francisco, California. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The City by the Bay; The City That Knows How; Golden Mountain (historic Chinese name) Location Location of the City and County of San Francisco, California Coordinates , Government City-County San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom Geographical characteristics Area     City 600. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Cigar City, The Big Guava, T-Town Location Location in Hillsborough County and the state of Florida. ... Aerial photograph of St. ... WFTS-TV (ABC Action News) is the ABC affiliate for the Tampa-St. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Valley of the Sun Location Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona Government Country State Counties United States Arizona Maricopa Mayor Phil Gordon (D) Geographical characteristics Area    - City 1,230. ... KNXV-TV is the ABC television affiliate in Phoenix, Arizona. ... This article is about the year. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... Nickname The Forest City Motto Progress and Prosperity Location Location in Cuyahoga County, Ohio Government Country State County United States Ohio Cuyahoga Mayor Frank G. Jackson (D) Geographical characteristics Area  - City    - Land    - Water 213. ... Nickname The Rubber Capital of the World Location Location within the state of Ohio Government Country State County United States Ohio Summit Mayor Don Plusquellic (D) Geographical characteristics Area  - City    - Land    - Water 161. ... Canton is a city located in Stark County, Ohio. ... WEWS-TV, NewsChannel5 is the local ABC network affiliate in Cleveland, Ohio. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... WOAC is a full-power television station licensed to Canton, Ohio and serves the entire Cleveland-Akron-Canton, Ohio metropolitan area. ... The Shop at Home Network, more commonly known as just Shop at Home, is a television network in the United States that has been owned by The E.W. Scripps Company since 2002. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Monument City (by John Quincy Adams on a visit in 1827), Charm City, Mob Town, B-more Motto: The Greatest City in America (formerly The City That Reads; BELIEVE is not the official motto but rather a specific campaign) Location Location of Baltimore in Maryland Coordinates , Government... WMAR-TV (ABC2) is the ABC television affiliate in Baltimore, Maryland. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Storer Broadcasting, Inc. ... Nickname: The Park City Official website: www. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Insurance Capital of the World, New Englands Rising Star Location Location in Hartford County, Connecticut Coordinates , Government Counties Hartford County Mayor Eddie Perez Geographical characteristics Area     City 18. ... Nickname: The Elm City Official website: www. ... WSAH is a television station licensed to Bridgeport, Connecticut, between the Hartford and New York City markets. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... The Shop at Home Network, more commonly known as just Shop at Home, is a television network in the United States that has been owned by The E.W. Scripps Company since 2002. ... Wilson is a city in Wilson County, North Carolina, United States. ... Nickname: The City of Oaks Map Political Statistics Founded 1792 County Wake County Mayor Charles Meeker Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 299. ... Durham skyline Nickname: City of Medicine Official website: http://www. ... Fayetteville is a city located in Cumberland County, North Carolina. ... WRAY-TV is a full-power television station licensed to Wilson, North Carolina and serves the entire Raleigh-Durham-Fayetteville, North Carolina metropolitan area. ... The Shop at Home Network, more commonly known as just Shop at Home, is a television network in the United States that has been owned by The E.W. Scripps Company since 2002. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Fountains or Heart of America Location Location in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass Counties in the state of Missouri. ... KSHB-TV 41 is the NBC affiliate for the Kansas City television market. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... The National Broadcasting Company or NBC is an American television broadcasting company based in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS... KMCI Channel 38 (38 The Spot) is an independent station serving the Kansas City television market. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... The Douglas County Courthouse anchors the south end of Lawrences downtown. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Fountains or Heart of America Location Location in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass Counties in the state of Missouri. ... KMCI Channel 38 (38 The Spot) is an independent station serving the Kansas City television market. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... KSHB-TV 41 is the NBC affiliate for the Kansas City television market. ... PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Queen City Location Location in Hamilton County, Ohio Coordinates , Government Country State County United States Ohio Hamilton Mayor Mark L. Mallory (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 206. ... WCPO-TV, ABC9 is a broadcast television station in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, affiliated with the ABC network. ... 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... Location of West Palm Beach in Palm Beach County, Florida. ... Fort Pierce is a city located in St. ... WPTV-TV is the NBC network affiliate in West Palm Beach, Florida, broadcasting on VHF channel 5 and in high definition on UHF channel 55. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... The National Broadcasting Company or NBC is an American television broadcasting company based in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... Flag Nickname: Where the South Meets the West Location Location in the state of Oklahoma Coordinates , Government Country State Counties United States Oklahoma Tulsa County Mayor Kathy Taylor (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 186. ... KJRH is the NBC affiliate in Tulsa, Oklahoma. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... The National Broadcasting Company or NBC is an American television broadcasting company based in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... WMC-TV, Action News 5, is the NBC affiliate for the Memphis, Tennessee metropolitan area. ... Nickname The River City, The Bluff City Location Location in Shelby County and the state of Tennessee Government Country State Counties United States Tennessee Shelby County Mayor W. W. Herenton (D) Geographical characteristics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 294. ... December 11 is the 345th day (346th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... Raycom Media is a broadcasting company based in Montgomery, Alabama. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ...


Scripps also owned KENS-TV in San Antonio, Texas for three months in 1997, before exchanging it to Belo (the station's current owner) for a majority stake in the Food Network in December of that year. KENS-TV, KENS 5 is the CBS television affiliate in San Antonio, Texas, owned by Belo Corporation. ... Nickname: Alamo City Official website: www. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Belo (pronounced BEE-low) NYSE: BLC is a Dallas, Texas (USA) based media company that owns 20 television stations, four daily newspapers and two regional cable television news channels. ... Television Food Network, normally referred to as Food Network, is a New York-based cable network that airs many specials and recurring (episodic) shows about food, food preparation, at-home entertaining, and restaurants. ...


Scripps-owned cable television networks

Image File history File links Scripps_Networks. ... Home & Garden Television, better known as HGTV, is a cable television network in the U.S. and Canada. ... Television Food Network, normally referred to as Food Network, is a New York-based cable network that airs many specials and recurring (episodic) shows about food, food preparation, at-home entertaining, and restaurants. ... The Shop at Home Network, more commonly known as just Shop at Home, is a television network in the United States that has been owned by The E.W. Scripps Company since 2002. ... June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Great American Country, or GAC, is a Tennessee-based country music cable television network similar to Country Music Television (CMT). ... DIY Network is a channel owned by Scripps Howard which focuses on do it yourself projects at home. ... Fine Living is an American speciality television channel dedicated to programs about lifestyle, but not just lifestyle programs, programs that help viewers pursue their passions, realize their dreams and maximize their precious time. ...

National Spelling Bee

The website of the Scripps National spelling Bee.
The website of the Scripps National spelling Bee.
Main article: Scripps National Spelling Bee

Scripps also operates the national (US) spelling bee. The final competition is in Washington, DC and broadcast on ESPN and ABC. Lower levels are organized by the school, then county and eventually to the final competition. Image File history File linksMetadata Scripps_spelling_bee_website. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Scripps_spelling_bee_website. ... The Scripps National Spelling Bee (formerly known as the Scripps Howard National Spelling Bee and commonly referred to simply as the national spelling bee) is a highly competitive annual spelling bee run on a non-profit basis by The E. W. Scripps Company, held at the Grand Hyatt Washington hotel... A spelling bee is a competition where contestants, usually children, are asked to spell English words. ... Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United... ESPN (once an initialism for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is an American cable television network dedicated to broadcasting sports-related programming 24 hours a day. ... Look up ABC, abc in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


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Edward W. Scripps (18 June 1854 - 12 March 1926) was an American newspaper publisher and founder of The E. W. Scripps Company, a diversified media conglomerate, and United Press International news syndicate. ... Hugh S. Johnson on the cover of Time Hugh Samuel Johnson (1882 - 1942) was an American soldier and public administrator. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Queen City Location Location in Hamilton County, Ohio Coordinates , Government Country State County United States Ohio Hamilton Mayor Mark L. Mallory (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 206. ... The Scripps National Spelling Bee (formerly known as the Scripps Howard National Spelling Bee and commonly referred to simply as the national spelling bee) is a highly competitive annual spelling bee run on a non-profit basis by The E. W. Scripps Company, held at the Grand Hyatt Washington hotel... Scripps Ranch, California, is an upscale, inland community within the City of San Diego. ...

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