TCG Beginnings – Remembering Our Very First Live Show

What was it like to start captioning a program in 1991, for the very first time? TCG’s President, Tamra Stretch, shares the story of her very first on-air captioning experience, including what it was like prepping for a program without the extensive resources we have in today’s age of technology and how this became the…

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TCG Recipe of the Month – 1991 Contest-Winning Fried Chicken

recipe photo by Taste of Home TCG Recipe of the Month – 1991 Contest-Winning Fried Chicken   When you think of summer food, images of lemonade, fresh veggies, fried chicken, and plaid tablecloths come to mind.  Fried chicken is a classic, down-home country food that southern Americans have perfected and the love has spread around the…

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The Captioning Group – Newsletter Archive

    Get The Captioning Group’s newsletter directly to your inbox.  Filled with industry news, stories and articles from our captioners, fun facts about closed captioning and more.  If you would like to read past issues of our newsletter, you can do so by clicking any of the links below.     May 9, 2017…

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Throwback: TCG Provides 24-Hour Emergency Captioning

To celebrate TCG’s 25th anniversary, we are sharing a press release from back in 2006, almost exactly ten years ago, a summer that held one of the most challenging live events TCG had ever experienced!  The article highlights how our captioning team managed to cover six straight days of live hurricane coverage, with less almost no notice!…

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