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Posted Friday, September 25, 2020 by WLRH News

We spotlight Subjected To Infinity’s 2019 E.P. “ARCANE, and music from Chris Garrison & the Blackbirds, Rob Aldridge and The Pollies, Julius Richardson, Safeword, War Drum Syndicate, Snacks, Amy McCarley, and Vanessa Caldwell.

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In this conversation, Garrick Rawls shares his story of protesting as a person of color in Downtown Huntsville in early June, and his experience with local law enforcement.

Sundial contributor Margaret Vann has put this Pandemic time to good use, both at home, and on paper!

We spotlight music from Huntsville Electro-Reggae-Funk-Hip Hop-Soul group SEEDS? featuring their 2020 e..p: "SAUCE". We’ll also hear the latest from Decatur metal powerhouse XY Spaces, and Huntsville punkers Property along with music from Andrew and Adrianne, Dizzy D feat. Swag Toof, D.O.U.G.H., The Silver Silos, Billy Pettinger, and Tiger Helicide.

Hethalyn Godwin remembers a trip to the Big Easy in which her public transport was transformed into a royal coach.

We highlight music from Huntsville Hip Hop group, N.E.I.G.H.B.O.R.S. We’ll also have tunes from Bone Zone, Eric Echoes, Caldonia, Josh Allison, Preston Watts, Pat Jamar, Tres Locos, Si’Nedd & Property, and Aunt Sofonda.

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President Trump speaks at a campaign rally on Friday in Newport News, Va. Trump announced an expansion of his moratorium on offshore drilling.

The move extends a moratorium Trump imposed earlier this month. The oil industry opposes the move. Trump's detractors say Trump is playing politics ahead of a close election battle.

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, pictured on Sept. 15, said in a statement Saturday that the next president should fill the Supreme Court vacancy.

The Democratic nominee said the winner of the presidential election should select the next nominee. President Trump announced Amy Coney Barrett as his choice for the Supreme Court on Saturday.

New coronavirus infections are on the rise in the U.S., with cases surpassing 7 million this week. Some two dozen states reported increases in new infections, with a handful of states marking new daily records.

The U.S. reported more than 55,000 infections Friday, pushing the total number of cases to more than 7 million. Some two dozen states saw new cases continue to rise this past week.

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson addresses the virtual Democratic National Convention on August 20. The convention, which was once expected to draw 50,000 people to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is now taking place virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Roughly 2.5 million citizens of the approximately 5 million people expected to vote this fall have requested to vote by mail, according to Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson.

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins participates in Soyuz qualification exams on Wednesday at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center just outside Moscow.

Astronauts have been able to cast ballots from above since the Texas legislature gave its blessing in 1997. "It's critical to participate in our democracy," NASA astronaut Kate Rubins said.

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