news & events archives
From May 21st - August 12th, when you shop at Lucky's [...]
As summer's heat notches up, your own Lexington Community Radio [...]
Eastern Kentucky University's Director of Applachian Studies, Dr. Alice Jones, has spent the past year researching sisters Lucy and Annette Braun, pioneers of conservation and they literally wrote the book on Appalachian forests (Deciduous Forests of Eastern North America). Dr. Jones wrote a one-woman play based on their lives called “Sisters of the Mother Forest.”
Dr. Patrick Angel, Senior Forester in the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement and Michael French, Director of Operations at Green Forests Work stop by Bluegrass Bios to talk about the joint efforts of Appalachian Regional Reforestation Initiative & Green Forests Work to plant native hardwood trees on compacted coal mine sites and provide local jobs to equipment operators, nursery workers, and tree planters in Eastern Kentucky and beyond.
Bluegrass Bios 070717 BONUS!!! – Dawn Stice (State Farm) & Brian Landis (Frederick Douglass High Football)
State Farm agent Dawn Stice & Brian Landis, head coach of Lexington's brand new Frederick Douglass High School football team, stop by to talk about teen driving safety and the important role that high school sports plays in establishing discipline and motivation with teens.
From the city working to bring its storm and sanitary [...]
Kentucky musician Daniel Martin Moore stops by to talk about growing up in Campbell County, his new album Turned Over to Dreams, as well as his time in Cameroon, and engineering records on his label, OK Recordings!
Okinawan-born Ayako Antone stops by to talk about about the history of Okinawa, the magic of Goya, how different it is from mainland Japan, and we chat about the unique Japanese community here in Lexington & in Central Kentucky!
Lexington Commissioner of Social Services, Chris Ford, stopped by to talk about The Lexington Department of Social Services and their good work to empower families and our neighborhoods as well as about his previous work as Lexington's 1st District Councilman to help improve our East End communities.https://www.lexingtonky.gov/departments/social-services
Kim Smith of Big Fresh, Attempt, & Frigid Kitty.https://bigfresh.bandcamp.com/releaseshttps://attemptmusic.bandcamp.com/https://www.facebook.com/frigidkittymuse/