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Posted Monday, May 16, 2022 by WLRH News

Storyteller Rose Battle details her first job--maybe the best one she ever had! Here's her story called "Front Porch Offerings".

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In this week’s Valley Sounds (5/14/22), we celebrate the First Waltz Weekend and the opening of the Orion Amphitheatre with tunes from artists perf

Dorrie Nutt presents an Audio Postcard from the North American Brass Band Championships held in Huntsville April 29/30.

This week's Sundial contributor, Philip Nalls Johnson, wonders why his imagination soared so easily when he was young!

This Saturday, Decatur’s Orchestra Sul Ponticello will present an evening of classical masterworks with music of Suppe and  Bruch a

In this week’s Valley Sounds (5/7/22), we feature the eclectic sounds of Joshua Sanford’s Cotaco, and hear some selections from their newest album 36 Hour Lunch Club along with a handful of tunes from previous releases. We also have new music from Lana White, Will River and Moon Tree, and tunes from Kelvin Wooten (feat.Deqn Sue and King Kwofi), Jayne & The Huntsmen (feat.Benjamin Holloway), Canita, The Shane Davis Group, Wade Brown (feat.Witchitaw Slim & Lamont Landers), and Knight Shade. Hear Valley Sounds Saturday nights at 9pm on WLRH 89.3 FM/HD, and Sunday nights at 9pm on 88.1 WUTC Chattanooga or download the podcast with the WLRH Mobile App!

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Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Cheri Beasley, center, laughs with husband Curtis Owens, right, at a campaign event in February while son Matthew Owens watches. Beasley won the Democratic Senate primary Tuesday, according to the AP.

Rep. Ted Budd, who has former President Donald Trump's endorsement, easily won the North Carolina GOP Senate primary, the AP reports. He will face Democrat Cheri Beasley in November.

Petra Mayer in 2019.

NPR Books Editor Petra Mayer posthumously receives the Kate Wilhelm Solstice Award from the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America.

Jillian Hanesworth, the poet laureate of Buffalo.

Jillian Hanesworth says what her city needs right now is honest conversations about systemic racism, the history of segregation, redlining and highway construction that hurt Black neighborhoods.

Netflix is laying off 150 employees to rein in costs amid slowing revenue growth disclosed during the streaming giant's first-quarter earnings call.

The layoffs are the latest signal of a major shift within the streaming giant as it recently reported a decline in subscribers for the first time in a decade, as well as slowing revenue growth.

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy speaks via video during the opening ceremony for the 75th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, on Tuesday.

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Get AMPED, North Alabama! MidCity District is celebrating The Orion Amphitheater’s opening weekend with the inaugural Camp to Amp Festival on Saturday, May 14th, 2022. WLRH and Huntsville Madison County Public Library (HMCPL) are teaming up to host the Blast Music Stage in honor of the library's amazing local music streaming service, Blast! 

You can enjoy live performances at the Blast Music Stage and the Little Richard Stage, amazing food and tasty beverages while you explore MidCity District and more than 50 local non-profits and vendors. The family friendly event is open to the public and includes activities for the kids and kids at heart, food trucks, art, murals.

Help WLRH and HMCPL celebrate our original music scene! The Blast Music Stage will be located across from Top Golf and Kayak Park, behind High Point Climbing and Salt Factory Pub. Here the musical lineup for the Blast Music Stage ...

12:00 - Jordan "Chill City" Moore

1:00 - Ben Luthy

2:00 - Lana White

3:00 - Black Market Haggis

4:00 - B Smoove

5:00 - DJ Siza Hands



You can also find more amazing live music and performing arts on the Little Richard Stage and The Camp Stage ...

12:00 PM Fantasy Playhouse
12:30 PM Dance Theatre of Huntsville
1:00 PM Rocket City Chorus
1:30 PM Maitland Conservatory
2:00 PM Alex Banks
3:00 Opera Huntsville
3:30 PM Merrimack Hall
4:00 PM Rocket City Brass
4:30 PM Baila Huntsville
5:00 PM Them Damn Dogs

2:00 PM Hugh Lindsey
3:30 PM Carver Commodore
7:00 PM Drop Diver
8:30 PM Pond Diver


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