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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

Week of June 17, 2019

Jun 18, 2019
MSU

Week of June 10, 2019

Jun 17, 2019

Discogs

  • Lou Holtz Laugh Club
  • Jack Birch
  • June’s My Girl

Old Time Radio Downloads

  • Strange Doctor Weird (House Where Death Lived)
  • Special Investigator (Fake Diploma Mill)
  • Songs That Made Them Famous (Dick Jurgens & His Orchestra)  

Week of June 3, 2019

Jun 5, 2019
MSU

Old Time Radio Downloads

  • The Life of Riley ($5.00 is Missing)
  • Bill Stern’s Sports Newsreel (J. Edgar Hoover)  

NPR

Special counsel Robert Mueller is making a statement about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Watch his remarks at the Justice Department live.

Week of May 27, 2019

May 29, 2019
MSU

May 24, 2019 -- Memorial Day 

USA Today

Paul Hitchcock hosts this special program of The Golden Age of Radio, a reflection on the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Through rare and vintage audio, an historical perspective on the attack of the U.S. naval base near Honolulu, Hawaii that destroyed or damaged nearly twenty American naval vessels, over three hundred airplanes, and where more than twenty-four hundred Americans died in the attack, including civilians. 

Penguin Random House

May 23, 2019 -- Mitchell David Albom is an American author, journalist, screenwriter, dramatist, radio and television broadcaster, and musician. His books have sold over 39 million copies worldwide.

WNYC

May 22, 2019 -- Vance Oakley Packard was an American journalist and social critic. He was the author of several books, including The Hidden Persuaders, and The Naked Society. He was a critic of consumerism.

Week of May 20, 2019

May 21, 2019
MSU

britannica.com

May 21, 2019 -- John Drew was an Irish-American stage actor and theatre manager. Sir Arthur John Gielgud was an English actor and theatre director whose career spanned eight decades. With Ralph Richardson and Laurence Olivier, he was one of the trinity of actors who dominated the British stage for much of the 20th century.

KET

Renee Shaw hosts comprehensive statewide coverage of the 2019 primary election returns in Kentucky. She is joined by veteran journalists Al Cross and Ronnie Ellis and political commentators Sannie Overly and Ellen Williams.

KET: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 7:00 PM ET

https://www.ket.org/

luminarium.org

May 20, 2019 -- Sir Henry Percy, commonly known as Sir Harry Hotspur, was a late-medieval English nobleman. He was a significant captain during the Anglo-Scottish wars. He later led successive rebellions against Henry IV of England and was slain at the Battle of Shrewsbury in 1403 at the height of his career. 

USA Today

In recognition of Memorial Day 2019, Morehead State Public Radio will broadcast special programming.

Monday, May 27, 9 a.m. Paul Hitchcock hosts a special program of "The Golden Age of Radio", a reflection on the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Through rare and vintage audio, an historical perspective on the attack of the U.S. naval base near Honolulu, Hawaii that destroyed or damaged nearly twenty American naval vessels, over three hundred airplanes, and where more than twenty-four hundred Americans died in the attack, including civilians. 

OTRCAT

  • Adventures of Sam Spade (Bow Window Caper)
  • Aladdin Lamp
  • Myrt & Marge (Plan to Open Theater)  

Baseball Hall of Fame

May 17, 2019 -- James Thomas "Cool Papa" Bell was an American center fielder in Negro league baseball from 1922 to 1946. He is considered to have been one of the fastest men ever to play the game. Stories demonstrating Bell's speed are still widely circulated. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974.

Noah Fortson/NPR

President Trump is unveiling an immigration plan that would vastly change who's allowed into the United States. The administration's proposal focuses on reducing family-based immigration to the U.S. in favor of employment skill-based immigration. Watch his remarks from the White House Rose Garden live.

britannica.com

May 16, 2019 -- William Henry Seward was United States Secretary of State from 1861 to 1869, and earlier served as Governor of New York and United States Senator.

biography.com

May 15, 2019 -- Lyman Frank Baum was an American author chiefly famous for his children's books, particularly The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and its sequels. He wrote 14 novels in the Oz series, plus 41 other novels, 83 short stories, over 200 poems, and at least 42 scripts.

Week of May 13, 2019

May 14, 2019
MSU

IMDb

May 14, 2019 -- Richard Deacon was an American television and motion picture actor, best known for playing supporting roles in television shows such as The Dick Van Dyke Show, Leave It To Beaver, and The Jack Benny Program along with minor roles in films like Invasion of the Body Snatchers and Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds.

www.dumaurier.org

May 13, 2019 -- Dame Daphne du Maurier was an English author and playwright. Although she is classed as a romantic novelist, her stories have been described as "moody and resonant" with overtones of the paranormal.

www.bbc.co.uk

May 10, 2019 -- Monica Enid Dickens was an English writer, the great-granddaughter of Charles Dickens.

Hake's Auctions

  • Mark Trail (Chief Lightfoot)
  • Incredible, But True (Dead Man’s Mirror)
  • Police Reporter (The Case of Warren J. Lincoln)

britannica.com

May 9, 2019 -- Anton Joseph Cermak was an American politician who served as the 44th mayor of Chicago, Illinois from April 7, 1931 until his death on March 6, 1933 from complications of an assassination attempt 23 days earlier.

The Spectator

May 8, 2019 -- John Meade Falkner was an English novelist and poet, best known for his 1898 novel, Moonfleet. An extremely successful businessman as well, he became chairman of the arms manufacturer Armstrong Whitworth during World War I.

Week of May 6, 2019

May 7, 2019
MSU

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