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On Tuesday, Nov. 3, WMMT will air a Democracy Now! 3-hour election night special from 9 p.m. to midnight ET. Democracy Now! will cover results from the presidential election to congressional and state races, as well as ballot initiatives. Democracy Now!'s election night special will feature interviews and perspectives that you won't hear anywhere else. We’ll include the voices of activists, analysts and grassroots leaders discussing how the movements on the ground will go forward following this historic election.
A piece about the challenges of re-entry post-incarceration during Covid-19, and how the Rowan County Re-entry Program - based at MCCC in Morehead - is supporting folks in that transition. We hear from Kristin Tiedeman who works at the program, and Eddie Sloan and Angel Johnson who are participants in the program.
On Wednesday, October 7th, master old-time fiddle and banjo player, Jimmy McCown, sadly passed away at the age of 78. WMMT's Rich Kirby remembers his friend and bandmate in this segment, which originally aired on Deep in Tradition.