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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.

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March 13, 2017 -- Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 22 November 1830 to 16 July 1834.   

Old Radio World

  • Dragnet
  • Batman Mystery Club
  • Cedric Adam’s Easy Five    

Public Domain

March 10, 2017 -- Jean Calas was a merchant living in Toulouse, France, who was tried, tortured and executed for the murder of his son, despite his protestations of innocence.

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March 9, 2017 -- Frank Morrison Spillane, better known as Mickey Spillane, was an American crime novelist, whose stories often feature his signature detective character, Mike Hammer. More than 225 million copies of his books have sold internationally. 

Health Matters welcomes St. Claire Regional Medical Center surgeon Dr. James Lynch for a rousing discussion of weight loss surgery, obesity, and weight loss drugs. Brought to you by The Procedure of the Month Club, we will tell you everything you need to know about weight loss surgery in a community hospital.

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March 8, 2017 -- Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. was an American jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1902 to 1932, and as Acting Chief Justice of the United States January–February 1930.    

Week of March 6, 2017

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March 7, 2017 -- Willard Herman Scott, Jr. is an American weather presenter, author, television personality, actor, clown, comedian and radio personality, best known for his TV work on the Today show and as the creator and original portrayer of Ronald McDonald.     

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March 6, 2017 -- Louis Francis "Lou" Cristillo, known by the stage name Lou Costello, was an American actor and comedian best remembered for the comedy double act of Abbott and Costello, with Bud Abbott. Costello played a bumbling character.    

Old Time Radio Catalog

  • Smiths of Hollywood
  • 5 Minute Mystery
  • Brushwood Mercantile Company  

March 3, 2017 -- TIME is an American weekly news magazine published in New York City. It was founded in 1923 and for decades was dominated by Henry Luce, who built a highly profitable stable of magazines.

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March 2, 2017 -- Desi Arnaz was a Cuban-born actor and musician who is remembered for his marriage to Lucille Ball and their TV show, I Love Lucy.  

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March 1, 2017 -- Ralph Waldo Ellison was an American novelist, literary critic, and scholar. He was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Ellison is best known for his novel Invisible Man, which won the National Book Award in 1953.  

When a survey showed that over one third of Americans were not sure if ObamaCare and the Affordable Care Act were the same thing and 45% were not sure if the Affordable Care Act would be repealed when ObamaCare was repealed, our tactical team at Health Matters sprang into action. We decided to talk about the same things we talk about every week, but give it a new and exciting title. Tune in for important clues on the relationship between ObamaCare and the Affordable Care Act.

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February 28, 2017 -- Mary Lyon was an educator and the founder of the first women's college, which is now known as Mount Holyoke College.

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February 27, 2017 -- John Steinbeck was an American novelist whose Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Grapes of Wrath, portrayed the plight of migrant workers during the Great Depression.    

Pinterest

  • Meet Corliss Archer
  • Luke Slaughter of Tombstone    

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February 24, 2017 -- Abraham Charles "Abe" Vigoda was an American character actor who was known for a number of roles, most notably, his portrayals of Salvatore Tessio in The Godfather and Phil Fish in Barney Miller from 1975 to 1977 and Fish from 1977 to 1978.    

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February 23, 2017 -- Samuel Pepys was an administrator of the navy of England and Member of Parliament who is most famous for the diary that he kept for a decade while still a relatively young man.   

Trust is essential to medical care and to government. Health Matters celebrates this by saluting nurses, who are America’s most trusted profession. We discuss Raynaud’s disease, diabetes costs, passwords, sledding injuries, and medicines that can kill dogs. For an hour of family fun, check out this show.

 

Tip: Raynaud’s is a condition where the blood vessels in the fingers and toes spasm when exposed to cold temperatures. Your hands turn white and are painful; the condition can last for hours.

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February 22, 2017 -- Sophia Magdalena Scholl was a German student and anti-Nazi political activist, active within the White Rose non-violent resistance group in Nazi Germany. 

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February 21, 2017 -- Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman was an English actor and director known for playing a variety of roles on stage and on screen. Rickman trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, and was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company, performing in modern and classical theatre productions. Rickman gained wider notice for his film performances as Hans Gruber in Die Hard and Severus Snape in the Harry Potter film series.    

Public Domain

February 20, 2017 -- Cornelius Vanderbilt "C.V." Whitney was an American businessman, film producer, writer, philanthropist, polo player, and government official, as well as the owner of a leading stable of thoroughbred racehorses. 

Radio Spirits

  • Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  • Ford V8 Revue w/Bob Crosby Swing Band    

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