Who We Are
WSRE-TV is viewer supported Public Broadcasting Station for the Gulf Coast. For mind-enriching, entertaining programming, television audiences choose WSRE-TV. As part of the Public Broadcasting Service, WSRE-TV Public Television presents the highest quality children's, cultural, documentary, science and public affairs programming - programming which earns more awards and critical acclaim than any other television service.
WSRE-TV is a non-commercial television station located in Pensacola, Florida, that provides quality educational, cultural and public affairs programming as well as a multitude of public outreach services to the Northwest Florida and South Alabama area. WSRE-TV serves a diverse spectrum of viewers. Currently, 70,000 households tune-in to WSRE-TV on a cumulative, weekly basis.
WSRE-TV broadcasts programs produced by PBS stations across the country, regional organizations, independent producers and its own productions. Contact us to learn more about these productions.
WSRE-TV first signed on the air in 1967. WSRE-TV is licensed to the District Board of Trustees of Pensacola State College. Its 43,000 square foot facility includes three studios that are used to produce local programming. The facility houses a full-time staff, as well as volunteers who contribute thousands of hours of service on a regular basis.
WSRE-TV's primary sources of funding are individual contributions, corporate sponsorships and state and federal funding. Additional money is generated through a variety of special events and fundraising activities. If you would like to become a part of the WSRE-TV family of supporters, please call (850) 484-1200 today!
Our Vision: WSRE will positively influence the daily lives of all on the Gulf Coast through broadcast programming and educational outreach services that encourage us to engage more deeply in the world around us.
Our Mission: The mission of WSRE is to open doors to a larger world with quality programming and educational outreach services for every person on the Gulf Coast who desires to be more educated, informed and entertained. WSRE helps people make informed decisions with a better understanding of the community and world in which they live. As a community-supported, outreach service of Pensacola State College, WSRE brings forth culture and ideas that enhance the quality of life and promote the joy of discovery and learning.
Station Diversity Policy: WSRE will, through its programming, employment and volunteer opportunities, service(s) delivery, and community engagement activities, be sensitive to and reflect respect for the diversity of cultures and citizens in our local communities. Station activities and policies will promote respect and appreciation for all, without regard to race, gender, religion, marital status, national origin, age, disability or sexual orientation, or genetic information.