First, Russell Daws, Tallahassee Museum, joins us to talk about Swamp Stomp. Then we re-air our conversation with Fire Chief Jerome Gaines and Kevin Peters to prepare for the coming hurricane season, along with our conversation with Danny Bedrosian.
First, FSU Women’s Softball Head Coach Lonni Alameda talks with Brien about their historic first-ever World Series title. Then, Danny Bedrosian of Parliament Funkadelic and Secret Army joins us to talk about heading out on the road with George Clinton one last time before his retiring from the stage.
First, Dr Ben Franklin, Lloyd Wheeler, joins us to talk about the upcoming fourth of July holiday. Then we are re-airing the interview with Tiffany Simmons from last week. Finally, Mike Sheridan joins us to talk about the community’s efforts to change over the years and how we can continue to improve.
Tallahassee has made national headlines once again. Only this time, it is FSU Women’s Softball that has garnered this national attention with their amazing win of the Women’s College Softball World Series. Not only the first ever for FSU, but also the first ACC team to win the series. Coach Lonni Alameda will talk with Brien about this amazing team and give us the back story on how it all came together. Alameda as a winning coach has been recognized many times for her achievements, and will talk about what it takes for any team to rise to such a level. Her personal story and the individual stories of her players will inspire and encourage all of us to perform at our very best.
The Girl Scouts of the Florida Panhandle are preparing for their annual Tallahassee’s Women Of Distinction Awards program. Public Relations and Communication Manager Tiffany Simmons will talk with Brien about this unique program that seeks to honor Women in our community who serve as positive role models and whom inspire girls to achieve their goals, their dreams, and make the world a better place. The awards gala is scheduled for November 8th of this year. The deadline for nominations is August 31st. Nomination forms can be attained here.
First up, Kevin Peters, Leon County Emergency Planning, and Chief Jerome Gaines, Tallahassee Fire Department, come on to talk about the start of hurricane season and steps being taken to get ready. Then, Stacy Larkin, Sam Jackson, Kim Sineath and Mary Howell, Goodwill Industries of the Big Bend, join us to talk about expanding efforts to help those who can’t help themselves.