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LA. SPECIAL SESSION A Louisiana state House panel has advanced a temporary sales tax measure that would mean about $370 million toward the state's looming fiscal cliff — the first and so far the only significant movement of legislation in the special session that ends in just over a week. Yesterday, after hours of debate in the Ways and Means Committee, HB27 was approved by a near party line vote of 11 –6 The Bill would temporarily extend a third of a sales tax hike…. set to expire June 30th…...
Airs Friday, May 25, 2018, at 12 noon. Join Kermit Poling and the South Arkansas Symphony the "Symphony on the Square" featuring patriotic selections, film music from the Pink Panther, E.T., and more, plus a salute to our Armed Forces.
Airs Friday, May 25, 2018, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we new tracks Willie Nelson, Patty Griffin, The Mercy Brothers, and Buddy Flett plus blues from Neal Pattman, Taj Mahal, Little Pink Anderson and Ray Bonneville. Then in our concert hour we'll hear some tight four part harmonies from The Trishas, recorded Live at the Divide and in our final hour we'll walk in The Black Cat's Footsteps with cuts by Ulla Pirttijarvi, Anouar Brahem, Richard & Linda Thompson, Bill Miller, Gemma...
Airs Monday, May 28, 2018, at 11 a.m. In the United States, Memorial Day is often thought of as the unofficial beginning of summer, but its significance to this country runs far deeper. “Dreams of the Fallen” seeks to recognize and memorialize through music and poetry those who have protected our country—often at great sacrifice—from before its founding to the present. From “Taps” to Britten’s War Requiem to numerous film scores and folk songs, conflict and memory have inspired some of the...
Airs Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at 6 p.m. Tune in for the next Better Picture with Ross Foote. His guest will be Michael Donnella. Call in with your questions at 800-552-8502. Michael is the Director of Compliance at Murphy Oil in Eldorado, Arkansas but his interest in images is global. He came to Arkanasa via Chicago and Philadelphia, has enjoyed photography since being allowed to use his mother's Kodak Brownie Bullet camera as a child. He has learned from his mistakes (and those of others), and...
Airs Thursday, May 31, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Grand Teton Music Festival, Music Director Donald Runnicles will lead the Festival Orchestra in Mahler Scherzos featuring Mahler's Symphony No. 1 in D - II. Kräftig bewegt, doch nicht zu schnell; his Symphony No. 5 in C# minor - Scherzo, Kräftig, nicht zu schnell; the Symphony No. 6 in A minor - Scherzo (Wuchtig); and Mahler's Symphony No. 9 - Rondo - Burleske.
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