Regional
2:31 pm
Fri October 29, 2010

New Vice-President for Development and Alumni Relations Emphasizes Alumni Giving

Bowling Green, KY – Kathryn Costello, WKU's new Vice-President for Development says alumni play a key role in the University's plans for private giving in the future. Costello will officially start her new job in January. She spoke with Dan Modlin.

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Regional
2:27 pm
Thu October 28, 2010

Months of Planning Heighten the Impact of Homecoming

Bowling Green, KY – Officials at WKU say the long list of events taking place at this year's Homecoming have been in the planning stages for nearly a year. Ginny Hensley, Director of Alumni Programs, talks with Dan Modlin about some of the key decisions that must be made each year....including which football weekend should be designated as Homecoming......

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Regional
12:50 pm
Thu October 28, 2010

Months of Planning Heighten the Impact of Homecoming

Bowling Green, KY – Officials at WKU say the long list of events taking place at this year's Homecoming have been in the planning stages for nearly a year. Ginny Hensley, Director of Alumni Programs, talks with Dan Modlin about some of the key decisions that must be made each year....including which football weekend should be designated as Homecoming......

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Regional
11:57 am
Thu October 28, 2010

Months of Planning Heighten the Impact of Homecoming

Bowling Green, KY – Officials at WKU say the long list of events taking place at this year's Homecoming have been in the planning stages for nearly a year. Ginny Hensley, Director of Alumni Programs, talks with Dan Modlin about some of the key decisions that must be made each year....including which football weekend should be designated as Homecoming......

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Regional
10:39 am
Sun October 17, 2010

Documentary explores lost part of Bowling Green history

The documentary film "Rovers, Wrestlers and Stars" tells the story of a vanished piece of Bowling Green history.

The Quonset Auditorim stage was shared by the likes of Ray Charles, Bill Monroe, Tina Turner and revival preachers in the years following World War II.

Rachel Hopkin, a student in the WKU Folk Studies department, prepared this report.

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Regional
9:39 am
Fri October 15, 2010

KY Senate candidates differ on role of government in fighting illegal drug use

Bowling Green, Ky – Kentucky's US Senate candidates differ on several important issues. At the heart of many of these disagreements is the question of what role the federal government should play in the lives of individuals. The issue of drug abuse is one example of how this is impacting Kentucky's Senate race. Lisa Autry takes a look at how Democrat Jack Conway and Republican Rand Paul differ on the matter.

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Regional
9:20 am
Thu October 14, 2010

Concerns Rise over the Incidence of Gum Disease

The WKU Dental Hygiene Clinic

Bowling Green, KY – Some recent research indicates that periodontal disease is more widespread than previously believed. Coupled with concerns that gum disease can be linked to a variety of serious health problems, the situation underscores the importance of getting comprehensive periodontal exams on a regular basis. Dr. Terry Dean, the Supervising Dentist in the WKU Dental Clinic, talks with Dan Modlin

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Regional
12:52 pm
Wed October 13, 2010

Tax Filing Deadline Approaches for Many Small Charities

Bowling Green, KY – October 15th is a very important tax filing deadline for many small charities across the country. IRS spokesperson Jodie Reynolds says the charities risk losing their tax-exempt status if they fail to meet the deadline. IRS officials are urging the charitable groups to check IRS.Gov if they need more information about the required filing........

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Regional
1:35 pm
Tue October 12, 2010

Major Civil Rights Conference to be Held in Louisville

Bowling Green, KY – A civil rights conference in Louisville this week will mark the 50th Anniversary for the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights. A "National Fair Housing Collegiate Partnership" will be announced at the meeting. The partnership will provide educational programs on fair housing for students at Kentucky State University.

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Regional
9:39 am
Tue October 12, 2010

Bowling Green Attorney Faces State Senate Challenge From Political Newcomer

Bowling Green – Voters in Warren and Butler counties will decide November 2nd who will represent them in the Kentucky Senate. Lisa Autry has more on the two men vying for the 32nd district seat.

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