1:13 pm
Mon June 25, 2012

Local Film "Sparkle" Wins National Award

A documentary by local filmmakers won an award from the largest documentary film festival in the country.  Julia Reichert and Steve Bognar directed Sparkle, and as WYSO's Emily McCord reports, it was an audience favorite.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 am
Mon June 25, 2012

WYSO Weekend: June 24, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for June 24, 2012 containing the following stories:

-Jerry Kenney speaks with Fran Tiburzio from the Ohio Humanities Council about Ohio Chautauqua coming to Urbana.

-WYSO Community Voices coordinator Sarah Buckingham join Jerry Kenney to talk about the WYSO Open House

-New Ohio Guide: Paths to Freedom – The Underground Railroad in Ohio, by Meg Hanrahan

Road Trip series
10:34 am
Sun June 24, 2012

New Ohio Guide: Paths to Freedom – The Underground Railroad in Ohio

Front Street in Ripley, Ohio

Ripley may seem like just another sleepy town on the Ohio River, but there was a time when it was a filled with secrets and controversies. In the days of slavery, this was part of the Borderlands that slaves crossed in order to make their way north to freedom in Canada. Ohio was always free, but slavery flourished just across the river in Kentucky.


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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Sat June 23, 2012

Conrad's Corner: June 23, 2011

Conrad Balliet reads Jim Brooks' poem, "Praying Mantis."

Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Fri June 22, 2012

Conrad's Corner: June 22, 2012

Noah Falck reads his poem, "Cancer"