Watch Liam Yon make an impressive debut as a newsreader here
The bulletin has been produced by South Atlantic Media Services – publisher of The Sentinel – in partnership with videographer Richard Moors of island-based Vision Media.
The two companies are trialling the idea for three months.
The first 13-minute programme covers a suspected arson attack, work on the Millennium Forest, and restoration of guns at Ladder Hill Fort.
The bulletin aired six years after Prince Andrew School students made a video for BBC News School Report calling for the island to have its own TV news. Watch their film here