About the Host

Ernest Hooper is the East Hillsborough Bureau chief and columnist at the Tampa Bay Times. Hooper joined the Times in 1992 and has worked as a prep sports writer and editor, TV/radio sports columnist, NFL writer, news columnist and unofficial ambassador, representing the Times as an emcee, judge or keynote speaker. Hooper added the role of East Hillsborough Bureau chief in 2012. He oversees news content for the Times’ regional edition east of Tampa, the SouthShore & Brandon Times, and writes two columns a week. His commentaries about family, community issues and political perspectives have helped Hooper connect with readers over the years, but he’s probably best known for his signature tagline: That’s all I’m saying.

About the Series

Ernest Hooper’s insight into our community is coming to television with THAT’S ALL I’M SAYING, a new half hour prime time series on WEDU PBS. The broadcast will feature lively discussion and commentary about the pressing issues facing our community.


Latest Videos

That's All I'm Saying | PBS Video

Ernest Hooper’s insight into the Tampa Bay community is coming to television with THAT’S ALL I’M SAYING, a new half hour primetime series on WEDU PBS.

That's All I'm Saying | March 2018: Ministering to Millennials

Churches are seeing fewer and fewer youthful faces in their congregations each Sunday.

That's All I'm Saying | November 2017: Opioid Crisis

How did opioid addiction get so out of hand and what can be done about it?

That's All I'm Saying | August 2017: Concussions

What are the long-term risks of concussions? How can coaches keep players safe?

That's All I'm Saying | June 2017: Growing up in the Digital Age

Explore what it means to be a Screenager growing up in the digital age.

View all videos from That’s All I’m Saying on the WEDU PBS Video Portal