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How has COVID-19 Changed your Day-to-Day Life?

Thursday, March 19, 2020

As the outbreak of COVID-19 affects the nation, we’ve all had to make changes to mitigate the spread.

We want to hear from our listeners… How has COVID-19 changed your day to day life?  

Are you at home with your kids? Are you finding creative ways to pass the time?

What are some of the successes and challenges you’ve faced working from home?

Are you a business owner? How has Social Distancing forced you to make changes to how you run your business?

Have you been tested for COVID-19? What was your experience?

Use the Public Microphone feature on the WLRH Mobile app to record your experiences, and we may share your story on the air.


How to use the Public Microphone

  1. Open the WLRH Mobile App
  2. Scroll down to find The Public Microphone section the FM/HD1 Main Tab
  3. Tap the icon with the question you want to answer to open a new window.
  4. Tap the Microphone icon and start speaking. *
  5. Start by introducing yourself and telling us where you're from. (I'm Sally Brown from Huntsville)
  6. Tap the square to stop recording. 
  7. Click Replay to hear your recording.
  8. Want to do another take? Just Click the microphone again and start speaking again.
  9. Once you are happy with your recording, click publish.
  10. This will open an email window on your phone, you can write a comment if you want.
  11. Send the email, and you’re done!
  12. We wil notify you before we use your audio on-air.

*Recording tips:

  • Turn off your Radio, TV or any other background noise.
  • Lay your phone on a table in front of you. The closer the phone is to your face, the better it will sound.
  • Speak clearly and deliberately, but at a normal volume, no need to shout!
  • Don’t worry about mistakes! We can often edit those out.



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