Adult Day Connection & Graduate Education Week

Apr 11, 2014

  Today Paul Pepper and JERRY KIESLING invite you to Adult Day Connection's 25th Anniversary event, happening April 24th! Also, LEONA RUBIN and MATT McCLUNE want you to celebrate the end Graduate Education Week tomorrow at Jesse Hall. Watch for details! 

  Today Paul Pepper visits with local author LESLIE CLAY about her book, "Sisters In Song", a history book about female hymn writers. Plus, KIT SALTER joins us to talk about the 7th Annual Ashland Out Loud, which celebrates the best of Ashland!

Columbia Chorale & Phoenix Health Programs, Inc.

Apr 9, 2014

 Today Paul Pepper chats with EMILY EDGINGTON about Columbia Chorale's upcoming concert titled "From Waking to Sleeping", featuring 200 performers! Also, HEATHER HARLAN returns to talk about Alcohol Awareness Month and the top two things you do NOT need to know about alcoholism. 

Andrea Shelton, City of Columbia Recycling

Apr 8, 2014

Today Paul Pepper visits with the City of Columbia's ANDREA SHELTON about all things recycling: Household Hazardous Waste, Clean Up Columbia, Compost Class and Earth Day! 

Junior Achievement

Apr 4, 2014

Today Paul Pepper chats with CINDY MUSTARD and CAROL ALLBRITTON about Junior Achievement, whose purpose is to "empower young people to own their economic success". Game-show-style fundraiser happening in about two weeks! 

Folk Musicians Cathy and Dave

Apr 3, 2014

Today Paul Pepper invites CATHY BARTON and DAVE PARA back to plug this year's Big Muddy Folk Festival in Boonville, and to perform an original song titled, "Spring Rise"!

Heart of Missouri CASA & MU Health Care

Mar 21, 2014

  Today Paul Pepper visits with ANNA DRAKE about Heart of Missouri CASA (Court-appointed Special Advocates). Also, ASHLEY RITZO, MU Health Care, is here stress that everyone should "enjoy the taste of eating right" - this year's National Nutrition Month theme!

Bill Wickersham, UFO Enthusiast

Mar 20, 2014

  Today Paul Pepper welcomes back UFO enthusiast BILL WICKERSHAM. Bill's focus today is on skepticism, a topic also discussed in his Osher Lifelong Learning class.

Lorenzo Lawson, Youth Empowerment Zone

Mar 19, 2014

  Today Paul Pepper gets an update on the latest at Columbia's Youth Empowerment Zone from LORENZO LAWSON.

Vera Massey, University Extension

Mar 18, 2014

  Today Paul Pepper welcomes back VERA MASSEY with University of Missouri Extension. Today's topic is the Mediterranean lifestyle. Classes are starting soon! 

Today Paul Pepper visits with STAN HUDSON, Mid-Missouri Chapter of the Mycological Society, about "mushroom madness" happening this weekend! Also, JOHN WIGGANS (and daughter KATHRYN), talk about "Les Miserables", underway from Carousel Productions in Macon! March 14, 2014

D&H Drugstore & Frank Buckles Documentary

Mar 13, 2014

Today Paul Pepper and DARRAN ALBERTY, D&H Drugstore, talk about new Tylenol recommendations. Also, CINASEE TAPEE and TREVOR DUCHEKE, Calvary Lutheran High School, invite us to a showing of the documentary about WWI's last survivor, Frank Buckles. March 13, 2014

Second Chance & Rock Bridge High School Theatre

Mar 12, 2014

Today Paul Pepper is joined by VALERIE CHAFFIN, Second Chance, who talks about this Friday's trivia night at Knights of Columbus in Columbia. Also, MADI MERTZ and KYLIE RENWICK are here from Rock Bridge High School's production of "The Curious Savage", opening Friday!

Hickman High School's "Footloose" (Performance)

Mar 11, 2014

Today Paul Pepper is joined by members of Hickman High School's production of "Footloose", opening this Thursday! JOSH FRIEDRICH and CARTER MOORE perform, "I Can't Stand Still".

Today Paul Pepper visits with JENNIFER DAMPF, St. Louis District Dairy Council, about what happens when you skip the most important meal of the day: breakfast. (March is National Nutrition Month.) Also, CAROL DAVIDSON and FELICIA POETTGEN are here representing Adult Basic Literacy Education (ABLE). Book sale fundraiser this Wednesday!

Fiddler on the Roof (Performance)

Mar 7, 2014

Today Paul Pepper is joined by director WYN RILEY and 17-year-old actor TRENT LUDWIG, who performs 'If I Were A Rich Man' from "Fiddler on the Roof", opening next week at the Miller Performing Arts Center in Jefferson City!

Today Paul Pepper chats with VAUGHN WHITTING about the Disabled American Veterans Transportation Network - they're in need of volunteer drivers! Plus, ANDREW ZUMWALT is offering a free tax service through University of Missouri Extension. Watch for details!

Today Paul Pepper welcomes back PAUL TATUM, who talks about an event this Saturday titled, "Holy Dying: A Faithful Approach to End-of-Life Issues", at Calvary Episcopal Church. Also, Missouri Contemporary Ballet is collaborating with the Odyssey Chamber Music Series on a show titled "Music in Motion" this Friday and Saturday at the Missouri Theatre!

City of Columbia Recycling & KBIA Fund Drive

Mar 4, 2014

Today Paul Pepper visits with ANDREA SHELTON, City of Columbia's Recycling Department, about all the events coming up this spring - including Earth Day, which is in need of volunteers! Also, MIKE DUNN, General Manager of KBIA, is here a day ahead of the Spring Pledge Drive to explain why it's so important.

Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary League

Mar 3, 2014

Today Paul Pepper is joined by JUDITH McKENNEY and CYNDY CHAPMAN who talk about this Sunday's Fourth Annual Benefit Concert for the Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary League. Watch for details! March 3, 2014

Today Paul Pepper welcomes back DR. DAVID NEWMAN, RoseHeart Hypnotherapy Success Centers, Inc., who talks about why hypnosis works and why it's being routinely used in medical practices.

AARP Tax Aid & League of Women Voters

Feb 27, 2014

Today Paul Pepper chats with JEFF CHIN about everyones favorite topic: taxes! AARP is providing a tax-preparing service for low-income, elderly or anyone with a "straight-forward tax return". Plus, LIZ SCHMIDT and the League of Women Voters are getting ready for April elections with many events in which you can take part! February 27, 2014

Today Paul Pepper visits with KAREN SHORTTNSTOUT (filling in for DIANA MOXON), about Columbia Art League's "Art Uncorked" which, in March, focuses on botanical collage - plus many more ways you unleash your inner-artist - sign up today! Also, SARA EBER, Central Missouri Dietetic Association, wants you to celebrate National Nutrition Month by taking part in many healthy-eating events! February 26, 2014

Today Paul Pepper visits with KEN THOMPSON, Capital City Players, about their latest production of Arthur Miller's "All My Sons", opening this Friday in Jefferson City! Also, SCOTT GORDON, The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri, talks about the record-breaking needs they're facing this winter. February 25, 2014

Paul Pepper welcomes CHRIS CAMPBELL, Missouri Symphony Society, who talks about a special concert next week featuring the a cappella group, The King Singers. Also, it's that time of year! LEE FLORA and PHIL HANSON are gearing up for the Cosmo Club's 62nd Annual Pancake and Sausage Breakfast!

Project LOLA & 12th Annual Legislative Forum

Jan 23, 2014

Paul Pepper welcomes four guests. First up: JANE McELROY and MEGAN LEE, with Project LOLA & Out, Proud and Healthy. Then, WALLY PFEFFER and DIANNE DRAINER talk about the 12th Annual Legislative Forum.

Dave Mars, Columbia Water and Light

Jan 22, 2014

Paul Pepper chats with DAVE MARS, Columbia Water and Light Department, about  ways to keep the warm in and the cold out. Great tips and even better visuals.

Insurance Matters & The Food Bank

Jan 21, 2014

Paul Pepper visits with JACKIE O'BRIEN about long-term care insurance - have you given it serious consideration? Also, SCOTT GORDON, gives thanks and shares mind-blowing facts about what The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri did in 2013.

Paul Pepper and MAJOR RICHARD TRIMMEL talk about the budget shortfall from the 2013 Tree of Lights Campaign - it's not too late to donate! Also, "Learn to Eat Smart This Year" - good advice, and also the title of an event TONIGHT at the Columbia Public Library. PAT MARTIN, Central Missouri Dietetic Association, is here with details.

Joan Stack, State Historical Society

Jan 17, 2014

Paul Pepper visits with JOAN STACK, Missouri State Historical Society, about an exhibit featuring portraits of Native Americans by artist James Otto Lewis. Joan will be conducting a walk-thru tour February 1.

Featured Artist is Maren Schenewark