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Greg Jenkins

Operations Director

Greg Jenkins has been the Operations Director at MSPR since 1999. Greg is a 1996 graduate of Morehead State University with a BME in Music Education and received a Masters of Science in Industrial Technology in 2008. Greg oversees training, scheduling, and evaluation of the student board operator staff, preparation of the daily traffic logs and serves as weekday classical music host. He is also the webmaster of the MSPR website and maintains MSPR's webstreaming and podcasting.

Ways to Connect

CineMaterial

  • Hollywood On The Air
  • Victor Borge
  • Down Our Way    

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April 21, 2017 -- Helen Prejean is a Roman Catholic nun, a member of the Congregation of St. Joseph and a leading American advocate for the abolition of the death penalty.     

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April 20, 2017 -- Daniel Chester French, one of the most prolific and acclaimed American sculptors of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, is best known for his design of the monumental work, the statue of Abraham Lincoln (1920) in the Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C..

The concert begins at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 23rd, at the Morehead Conference Center, 111 W. 1st Street, Morehead, KY.

Tickets are priced at $15 for adults, free for MSU students with an ID, children 17 and under are free.  Adult full Season Tickets are $30.

Featured Works:

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April 19, 2017 -- Carousel is the second musical by the team of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. The 1945 work was adapted from Ferenc Molnár's 1909 play Liliom, transplanting its Budapest setting to the Maine coastline.    

Health Matters salutes Tre Sexton, owner of “Bluegrass Solar”, who will be installing solar panels in the Kentucky Coal Mining Museum in Benham Kentucky. Mr. Sexton is creating a new chapter in the “he could sell a fridge to an Eskimo” genre. This feel-good radio hour discusses the success of flu vaccine, vasectomies during March madness, good outcomes for older mothers, but ends on a down note when we discuss unnecessary drugs for patients with dementia.

 

Week of April 17, 2017

Apr 18, 2017
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April 18, 2017 -- Clarence Seward Darrow was an U.S. lawyer, leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union, and prominent advocate for Georgist economic reform.    

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April 17, 2017 -- Harry Truman Reasoner was an American journalist for ABC and CBS News, known for his inventive use of language as a television commentator, and as a founder of the 60 Minutes program.    

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April 14, 2017 -- Rodney Stephen "Rod" Steiger was an American actor, noted for his portrayal of offbeat, often volatile and crazed characters. 

Down These Mean Streets

  • Adventures of Philip Marlowe
  • Redbook Dramas    

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April 13, 2017 -- Thomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father who was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence and later served as the third President of the United States from 1801 to 1809.    

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April 12, 2017 -- David Michael Letterman is an American former television host, comedian, writer, and producer. He hosted a late night television talk show for 33 years, beginning with the February 1, 1982 debut of Late Night with David Letterman on NBC, and ending with the May 20, 2015 broadcast of Late Show with David Letterman on CBS. In total, Letterman hosted 6,028 episodes of Late Night and Late Show,surpassing friend and mentor Johnny Carson as the longest-serving late night talk show host in American television history.

Inspired by presidential ultimatums, this show deals with the way we are remaking our bodies – in a sense, a medical/technical human evolution. From the misadventures of extreme bodybuilding to re-innervation of paralyzed limbs to genetic manipulation to cyborgs, we humans are changing in ways unimaginable to previous generations. Our speculation and confusion is brought to you by four simple midlife changes to improve your late life health.

Tip: A group exercise program may be just the thing you need to start your own individual exercise.

Week of April 10, 2017

Apr 11, 2017
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April 11, 2017 -- Quentin James Reynolds was a journalist and World War II war correspondent. He was a member of Delta Tau Delta International Fraternity. As associate editor at Collier's Weekly from 1933 to 1945, Reynolds averaged twenty articles a year.    

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April 10, 2017 -- Lewis "Lew" Wallace was an American lawyer, Union general in the American Civil War, governor of the New Mexico Territory, politician, diplomat, and author from Indiana.     

Emaze

  • Avalon Time with Red Skelton
  • 5 Minute Mystery
  • Burl Ives Show    

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April 7, 2017 -- Eleanora Fagan, professionally known as Billie Holiday, was an American jazz musician and singer-songwriter with a career spanning nearly thirty years.     

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April 6, 2017 -- Lowell Jackson Thomas was an American writer, broadcaster, and traveler, best known as the man who made Lawrence of Arabia famous. 

Old Time Radio Downloads

  • Roy Rogers Show
  • Rotary Golden Theater
  • Winston Churchill    

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April 5, 2017 -- Spencer Tracy was an American actor, noted for his natural style and versatility. One of the major stars of Hollywood's Golden Age, Tracy was nominated for nine Academy Awards for Best Actor.

April Fools Show

Apr 4, 2017

In this instance, April fools refers to the cast, not the material. We discussed the disadvantages of foam soap, a section on the pros and cons of the PPACA a.k.a. ACA a.k.a. Obama Care, since it is the only system left to discuss.

Week of April 3, 2017

Apr 4, 2017
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April 4, 2017 -- Maya Angelou was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry, and was credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning over 50 years.  

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April 3, 2017 -- Washington Irving was an American short story writer, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century.     

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