I am originally from Hartford, Kentucky. I spent a lot of my early years tagging along with my Dad to various sporting events, so needless to say, I love sports! I My favorite sports are basketball, baseball, football, and tennis. My favorite team bar none is the St. Louis Cardinals. I love TV way too much! A partial list of my favorite shows would include The Walking Dead, Stranger Things, Orange is the New Black, American Horror Story, Downton Abbey, Scandal, Mystery Science Theater 3000, House of Cards, Face Off, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, you get the idea. My music taste is varied, I like k.d. lang, Lady GaGa, Reba, Dolly, Loretta, Old Crow Medicine Show, Ryan Adams, Alabama Shakes, John Prine, Madonna, Radiohead, and lots more. My hobbies include reading, writing, blogging and spending time with my niece Zoey. I started my broadcasting career in 1998 at Western Kentucky University and I have been involved in radio ever since.
The Dearly Departed Next to a Major Hotel [PHOTOS]
So in addition to staying at the haunted bed and breakfast Saturday night, the night before I stayed at a Hilton Suites in Brentwood outside of Nashville. It wasn't haunted but, as we were pulling away, here's what I saw.
Sharks Are Coming to the Beaver Dam Strawberry Festival
Now this is something your won't normally find in Ohio County, sharks! The 2017 Beaver Dam Strawberry Festival coordinators are bringing live sharks to the downtown area. I'm in!
WKU Student Stages Epic ‘Hamilton’ Themed Marriage Proposal [VIDEO]
I have a late entry for National Proposal Day, and it's very clever. Western Kentucky University student Elijah Essa and his fiancee' Sarah Burnett are huge fans of the Tony-winning musical Hamilton. On February 13th, Elijah gathered a big group of the couple's friends at Va…
A Bathroom Not Quite Like Any I Have Ever Seen [VIDEO]
This weekend, I stayed in a hotel with suites and then I stayed at a 100 plus year-old bed and breakfast way off the beaten path. They had two very different sets of accommodations.
What Question Should I Ask Carol Burnett? [VIDEO]
Okay, I'm a little excited. Friday night, I am going to Nashville to see Carol Burnett at the Ryman. Oh my. She is a comedy icon, legend, etc. One of the elements of her sketch show I absolutely loved was when she would take questions from the audience. I know it will be a mad dash, but I'…
Scientist Uses a Supercomputer to Re-Create an EF-5 Tornado [VIDEO]
It's been one wild weather season here in the Tri-State with every imaginable scenario possible, except for the strongest type of tornado, an EF-5. Leigh Orf, a scientist with Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies at the University of Wisconsin at Madison re-created an EF-5…
WKU Athletic Director Offers Excused Absence Note For NCAA Women’s Tournament [PHOTO]
This past Saturday afternoon, I tuned in to listen to the Conference USA title game between my WKU Lady Toppers and the Southern Mississippi Lady Eagles. The Lady Tops dominated and they earned 19th trip to the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament. And guess what? Their first round game against O…
Unscripted 6 Finale This Saturday Night at Daviess County Public Library [VIDEO]
What is Unscripted? Its an independent film series that's the brainchild from the good folks at the Daviess Country Public Library. This Saturday, the sixth series of Unscripted will wrap up with flims from two Kentucky natives.
ROMP 2017 Daily Schedule Released
This year's ROMP is filled to the brim with outstanding artists like the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Punch Brothers, Los Lobos, Dailey & Vincent, and the list goes on. Is there a particular artist you want to see? Check out the daily schedule!
Water Water Everywhere and I’m Drinking It All [Lent Update]
My journey to give up pop for Lent is still going well. I'll be honest, I still have a long way to go. I found out Lent is actually 44 days not 40 this year. Lord give me strength!
Kentucky State Parks Family Adventure Quest Registration Is Online For 2017 [VIDEO]
When my sister and I were younger, Mom and Dad would load us up in the car and we would go to a state park or take an historical road trip. The Kentucky State Parks Family Adventure Quest puts a new spin on the average road trip. In its twelfth year, the families can now register online to get their…
Alorica Interviewing For Team Managers And Trainers This Week
It was announced last September Alorica would be hiring 500 employees in Owensboro in its first year. This week, the company is interviewing for several leadership positions for its new facilities.