Gospel Music Channel will bow new original, “Bobby Jones: Next Generation,” June 1, 8pm ET. The hour-long series will focus on emerging artists. “Bobby Jones Gospel” has been on BET since '80. — WE is teaming with Cable in the Classroom and New Line Television to make its popular “High School Confidential” series available on DVD to high schools and educators nationwide. To kick off the initiative, 200 DVDs will be donated to 20 New Orleans high schools during the Cable Show. — Lifetime Movie Net's summer schedule will include “The Secrets of the Summer House” (Jun 1), featuring a woman's battle against a centuries-old curse, and “Little Girl Lost: The Delimar Vera Story” (Aug 17), a true-life story about an infant believed to have perished in an apartment fire only to surface 6 years later. — ION Life bows “Stories of the NFL,” a commissioned prod from NFL Films, Jun 2 and “The 50 Greatest Moments at Madison Square Garden” Jun 15. — The Ski Channel acquired the rights to 5 years worth of international “Skiers World” episodes as well as Level 1 Prod's library of classic ski films. — Science Channel's 2nd annual Space Week (Jul 6-11, 9-11pm) includes 6-part series “Moon Machines” and interactive features at ScienceChannel.com. — “Living with Ed,” chronicling Ed Begley's eco-friendly lifestyle, will jump from HGTV to Planet Green when the latter net debuts Jun 4.

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New Viamedia CEO Sees Dynamic Year Ahead

Ad sales firm Viamedia has a new CEO, with chief revenue officer David Solomon stepping into the role, effective immediately.

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