Steve Little “Big Impact”

Every organization has that person...that "Go-To" individual, who seems to embody the history, the knowledge, the moving parts, the "soul" of the organization. That brings a whole lot of pressure to the so-identified individual.  The questions about "Where's this?" and "How does that work?" and "How do we...?" come fast and furious in any endeavor.... Continue Reading →


Bella Vista Business Fair

A couple of very productive hours discussing our upcoming participation in the Bella Vista Business Fair on March 15th, at Riordan Hall.  JB Portillo and Marion Heath are two very dedicated volunteers, who have a wealth of ideas of just how to best present the services of the TV station to the community.  This is... Continue Reading →

BVCTV Volunteers – Gracie Turley

  Saluting Gracie Turley Gracie moved to Bella Vista from the Pacific Northwest about 3 years ago. After retiring from a career in the tech industry she was looking for a creative outlet and a way to connect with Bella Vista and Northwest Arkansas communities. Working with the BVCTV crew Gracie has found a fun,... Continue Reading →

“In The Know” – at BVCTV

JB Portillo & Tom Judson, POA Chief Operating Officer, discuss POA activities on the set of "In The Know" In a newly added informational feature for the Bella Vista Property Owners Association (POA) and Bella Vista Community Television, JB Portillo hosts a monthly show, recorded at the newly remodeled Bella Vista Country Club Visitor's Center. Here,... Continue Reading →

John Matthews Hosts “In Performance”

Another new offering at Bella Vista Community Television is "IN PERFORMANCE" as series of full-length opera and orchestral presentations from some of the finest opera companies, symphony orchestras, and venues from around the world.  Bella Vista's John Matthews hosts this weekly presentation, on Cox ch 222 and U-Verse ch 99, each Saturday and Sunday afternoon.... Continue Reading →

BVCTV: The Mission Continues

From the very outset in 1981, part of the Bella Vista Community Television mission has been to educate and train the youth of our area in those aspects of television that are of interest to them, or that go along with their chosen career path of journalism and/or broadcast television.  We are so proud to... Continue Reading →

Jeff Wartchow – A “does it all” Volunteer

Jeff Wartchow...our "Does It All" Volunteer! Show host, Camera Operator, Announcer...Jeff has filled almost very role possible at BVCTV! Jeff is one of our steady volunteers who co-hosts an interview program and also operates a camera. He has also produced a series of programs about interesting places to visit titled “Northwest Arkansas Discovery”. Jeff grew... Continue Reading →

Bella Vista: It’s A Family Tradition

Becky Hover, our newest volunteer! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton Becky (Pope) Hover has returned to her roots. She and her husband, Jerold Hover, spent six years retired in northern New Mexico but realized, that although it was beautiful, it was time to move closer to family... Continue Reading →

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