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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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August 14, 2019 -- Russell Wayne Baker was an American journalist, narrator, writer of Pulitzer Prize-winning satirical commentary and self-critical prose, and author of Pulitzer Prize-winning autobiography Growing Up.

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britannica.com

August 13, 2019 -- William Caxton was an English merchant, diplomat, and writer. He is thought to be the first person to introduce a printing press into England, in 1476, and as a printer was the first English retailer of printed books.

Poetry Foundation

August 12, 2019 -- Robert Southey was an English poet of the Romantic school, one of the Lake Poets along with William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and England's Poet Laureate for 30 years from 1813 until his death in 1843.

CineMaterial

  • Baby Snooks (Barking Rabbit)
  • Hollywood is on the Air (High, Wide and Handsome)
  • CBS Special Broadcast (London After Dark)

biography.com

August 9, 2019 -- Pamela Lyndon Travers was an Australian-English writer who spent most of her career in England. She is best known for the Mary Poppins series of children's books, which feature the magical nanny Mary Poppins.

britannica.com

August 8, 2019 -- Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings was an American author who lived in rural Florida and wrote novels with rural themes and settings. Her best known work, The Yearling, about a boy who adopts an orphaned fawn, won a Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1939 and was later made into a movie of the same name.

Baseball Hall of Fame

August 7, 2019 -- Don James Larsen is an American retired Major League Baseball pitcher. During a 15-year MLB career, he pitched from 1953 to 1967 for seven different teams.

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www.hymntime.com

August 6, 2019 -- John Wesley Work Jr. was the first African-American collector of folk songs and spirituals, and also a choral director, educationalist and songwriter. He is now sometimes known as John Wesley Work II, to distinguish him from his son, John Wesley Work III.

hollywoodsgoldenage.com

August 5, 2019 -- Donald Crisp was an English film actor. He was an early producer, director and screenwriter. His career lasted from the early silent film era into the 1960s. He won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1942 for his performance in How Green Was My Valley.

Noah Fortson/NPR

Trump on shootings: The president is speaking from the White House about the mass shootings that took place over the weekend in Ohio in Texas.

Watch his remarks live @ 10:00 am.

Find A Grave

  • Gangbusters (Jewel Robbery)
  • Lou Holtz Laugh Club (Pool Hall Gambler)
  • Second Chance w/Johnny Olson

Angela Hsieh/NPR

It's the second and final of the July Democratic debates. The second set of 10 candidates is making their case as to why they should be the next president of the United States. Follow NPR's live coverage for real-time fact checks and analysis of their remarks.

Coverage begins @ 8 p.m. ET.

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It's Night 1 of the July Democratic debates. Ten candidates are each making the case that they should be the next president of the United States. Follow NPR's live coverage for real-time fact checks and analysis of their remarks.

Coverage begins @ 8 p.m. ET.

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Week of July 29, 2019

Jul 30, 2019
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Old Time Radio Downloads

  • Ann of the Airlanes (Ann Wants To Be an Air Hostess)
  • Edward R. Murrow (London’s Underground Air Raid System)
  • Meet The Meeks (Planning a Garden)  

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Former special counsel Robert Mueller is appearing in two separate hearings before the House judiciary and intelligence committees. Though Mueller has said his report on Russian interference in the 2016 election is his testimony, lawmakers have insisted that he testify in person. Watch the proceedings live.

Week of July 22, 2019

Jul 23, 2019
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Old Time Radio Downloads

  • Counterspy (Arrogant Arsonist)
  • Baby Snooks (Court Case)
  • Cecil and Sally (Trip to the Soda Fountain)

Week of July 15, 2019

Jul 16, 2019
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WordPress

  • Murder By Experts (Summer Heat)
  • Incredible, But True (The Playful Spirit)
  • Rosemary (1947)

 

Week of July 8, 2019

Jul 9, 2019
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IMDb

  • USO - On With The Show (George Murphy, Jack Carson, Eddie Bracken, Danny Thomas)
  • Living 1949 – The State of American Humor (Ben Grauer, Fred Allen)

Old Time Radio Downloads

  • G.I. Journal (Bob Hope, Betty Grable, Mel Blanc)
  • Voice of the Army (Helen Hayes)

Angela Hsieh/NPR

It's Night 2 of the first primary debate of the 2020 election cycle. Follow NPR reporters' live analysis and fact checks of the candidates' remarks.

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Angela Hsieh/NPR

It's Night 1 of the first primary debate of the 2020 election cycle. Follow NPR reporters' live analysis and fact checks of the candidates' remarks.

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Week of June 24, 2019

Jun 25, 2019
MSU

Old Time Radio Downloads

  • Hamlin’s Wizard Oil Show (Blue Grass Roy)
  • Gossip and Rumors (Jimmy Fidler)
  • Keep It In The Family (Harry Babbitt)

United States Military Academy West Point

Morehead State Public Radio (MSPR) will celebrate the July 4 holiday with special programs

“Defending Independence - Live from West Point Military Academy” @ 9 a.m. and 8 p.m.

The Tabernacle Choir performed at historic West Point in the Hudson River Valley just outside New York City on the Fourth of July. The Tabernacle Choir was joined by the United States Military Academy Band at West Point. Music performed includes, “America, the Dream Goes On”, “Cohan’s Big Three”, "Armed Forces Medley" and "Battle Hymn of the Republic", which won the choir a Grammy.

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