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Posted Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by WLRH News

Sundial Writer Ron Warren observes a woman experiencing new life.

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On this week’s show we get spicy with Spice Radio Huntsville, J'Que Now sits down with #Chillcity to talk faith in music and the creative process, and Tim Miller features groups you can see performing around town.

Composers German Lopez and Matthew Shorten, in town for the Tennessee Valley Music Festival, spoke with Morning Blend host Dorrie Nutt about the art of composition.

Sewanee Summer Music Festival Director John Kilkenny spoke about the Festival's purpose and its upcoming concerts.

Paulette Dickerson shares her appreciation of this amazing place we live in.

Why is a naked human body so taboo? Why does the idea of posing for art make us so uncomfortable? In this episode of Arts Underground, our P.O.W.

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Secretary of the Army Mark Esper — seen in Ft. Bragg, N.C., in April — will now serve as acting secretary of defense, President Trump announced on Tuesday.

The latest acting secretary of defense, Mark Esper, will join an acting secretary of homeland security and other key officials serving without Senate confirmation in the Trump administration.

An RQ-4 Global Hawk drone conducting tests in Maryland in a U.S. Navy handout from 2017. On Thursday, Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it shot down a similar drone in southern Iran.

A U.S. official confirms that a drone was downed by a surface-to-air missile, but says that it was operating over international airspace.

This undated recent photo provided by Drouot auction house shows the revolver believed to have been used by Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh to take his own life. The revolver has been sold at auction.

One of the most prolific post-impressionist artists Vincent Van Gogh shot himself in July 1890. The revolver believed to have been used by the painter sold for more than $180,000.

Dutch National Police chief Wilbert Paulissen speaks Wednesday at a news conference in the Netherlands. International investigators accused four people of being involved in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine.

The Dutch-led investigation accused three Russians and one Ukrainian of being involved in the 2014 incident, which claimed 298 lives. Court hearings are set to begin next March.

Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, accompanied by other pilots and former FAA administrator Randy Babbitt, speaks during a House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing on the status of the Boeing 737 MAX on Capitol Hill in Washington.

Pilots criticize Boeing and the FAA, calling for simulator training, saying the 737 MAX "Was fatally flawed and should never have been approved."



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