BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A local TV icon has passed away.
Mac McGarry, the longtime host of quiz show “It’s Academic,” has died.
He was 87.
“It’s Academic,” which airs right here on WJZ-TV, first debuted in October 1961.
The Saturday morning program is the longest running television quiz show in the world.
Other Local News:
- Hazmat Investigating Sodium Hydroxide Leak After CSX Train Derailment
- Baltimore Officer Sitting In Patrol Car Shoots Man With Gun
- Montgomery County Police Wear Special Badge To Honor Fallen Officers
- Marylanders Aiding Ecuador After More Than 600 Are Killed In Earthquakes
- Injured Bald Eagle Found In Charles County