KBSA off the Air.

There has been a power outage at our KBSA Transmitter site and we are off the air in South Arkansas. Online listening is not affected. We are waiting for power to be restored by Entergy. We appreciate your patience.
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Increased Enrollment Spur Building at Bossier Parish Community College

Construction is underway on a new four-story educational facility on the campus of Bossier Parish Community College. According to Chancellor Rick Bateman, the facility is needed to accommodate increased student enrollment in Allied Health Sciences programs such as nursing and physical therapy, as well as science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) programs. Completion is expected to be by Fall of 2017.
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Caravan: Darrell Scott Live on stage at Merlfest

Airs Friday, July 22, at 9 p.m. This week on the caravan we start on a trail of Cold Blooded Love and end up on the whipping post with tracks from The Trishas, Townes Van Zandt, Birds of Chicago, Steve Earl, Masayoshi Fujita, HEM, the Banditos, and the Allman Brothers. In our second our we join Darrell Scott Live on stage at Merlfest and in our final hour we find a respite, "Up Above the Clouds," with cuts by Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Andrew Vasquez, Danny Schmidt, William Ackerman,...
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Invisibilia: The New Norm

Airs Sunday, July 24, at 6 p.m. You probably don’t even notice them, but social norms determine so much of your behavior - how you dress, talk, eat, and even what you allow yourself to feel. These emotional norms are so entrenched we never imagine they can shift. But hosts Alix Spiegel, Hanna Rosin and Lulu Miller examine two social experiments that attempted to do just that: teach McDonald’s employees in Russia to smile, and workers on an oil rig how to cry.Invisibilia is about the invisible...
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NPR News: Democratic National Convention Coverage

Airs Thursday, July 28, at 7 p.m. This year NPR News and PBS NewsHour are teaming up to offer Special Coverage of the 2016 Democratic National Convention Coverage. PBS NewsHour’s Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill will anchor the special coverage, along with NPR host Rachel Martin. NPR’s National Political Correspondent Mara Liasson, Senior Editor Ron Elving and Political Editor Domenico Montanaro will be featured analysts. NPR’s Congressional Reporter Susan Davis will report from the floor along...
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The Panchen Lama — the second highest figure in Tibetan Buddhism after the Dalai Lama — is performing an important ritual that has not taken place in Tibet for half a century, Chinese state media are reporting this week.

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The Democratic National Convention begins Monday in Philadelphia. As the party finishes last-minute preparations, protesters also are getting ready.

The city has approved 28 permits for rallies and marches. Name a cause and you can bet a protest for it is planned. Applicants range from an anti-gay church to the group "Black Men for Bernie."

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Gary Borders: Blueberry Memories

Airs Friday, July 22, at 7:45 p.m. This week commentator Gary Borders reflects on how Blueberry picking evokes fond memories from childhood.
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WelcomeThe Car Talk Vehicle Donation Program provides Vehicle Donation Services to Public Radio stations across the country. This is a great way to support this station and get a tax write off for your car. Contact the CarTalk Vehicle Donation program directly via the web or call for more information: (866) 789-8627
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