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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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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    

Public Domain

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.     

Health Matters regular Jean Jones and her dietary intern Darian Burkes join our crew for a discussion of gluten sensitive enteropathy, Mexican soda taxes, diets for bariatric surgery, and the cancer risks of obesity and vitamin D. If you listen to one show on these topics on this weekend, it should be this one.

Week of March 27, 2017

Mar 31, 2017
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A Shroud of Thoughts

  • Stan Freberg Show
  • Adventures of Frank Buck  

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March 24, 2017 -- Fanny Crosby was an American mission worker, poet, lyricist, and composer. 

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March 23, 2017 -- Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister is an English former middle-distance athlete, physician and academic, who ran the first sub-four-minute mile.     

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March 22, 2017 -- James Brendan Patterson is an American author. He is largely known for his novels about fictional psychologist Alex Cross, the protagonist of the Alex Cross series.  

“A diet including cheese should be recommended for all to prevent and manage type II diabetes and cardiovascular disease”, according to Dr. Arne Astrup, Professor and head of the department of nutrition, exercise and sports at the University of Copenhagen. From this unlikely beginning, we discuss our top 10 dietary changes, mosquito repellents, hearing aids, the dangers of internet-enabled teddy bears, and hepatitis C.

Week of March 20, 2017

Mar 21, 2017
MSU

    

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March 21, 2017 -- Florenz Edward Ziegfeld Jr., popularly known as Flo Ziegfeld, was an American Broadway impresario, notable for his series of theatrical revues, the Ziegfeld Follies, inspired by the Folies Bergère of Paris. He also produced the musical Show Boat.

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March 20, 2017 -- Edward Zane Carroll Judson Sr., known as E. Z. C. Judson and by his pseudonym Ned Buntline, was an American publisher, journalist, writer, and publicist.   

Old Time Radio Downloads

  • Adventures of Wild Bill Hickock
  • You Bet Your Life    

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March 17, 2017 -- Paul Eliot Green was an American playwright best known for his depictions of life in North Carolina during the first decades of the twentieth century. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his 1927 play, In Abraham's Bosom.

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March 16, 2017 -- James Madison, Jr., was an American statesman and Founding Father who served as the fourth President of the United States from 1809 to 1817.

Dr. Hoven is a UK professor of Infectious Diseases, and former president of the American Medical Association. Her work in infectious diseases and her concern that her HIV-AIDS patients were unable to access the healthcare system led her into organized medicine and into the AMA. There, she rapidly rose to a leadership position, taking office just as the Affordable Care Act was being rolled out. Enjoy her experiences and her expertise as we talk about hepatitis C in rural Kentucky.

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March 15, 2017 -- William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, usually addressed as Lord Melbourne, was a British Whig statesman who served as Home Secretary and Prime Minister.

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