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Host Cathy Nutt

has a degree in Health, Physical Education, and recreation from Oklahoma State University. She is an entrepreneur, buying and selling two businesses by the age of 25. Cathy has a commercial real estate license in Oklahoma specializing in real estate investments. She has been a hairstylist for 35 years with licenses in four states. She has a bartending and coffee barista license, also. Cathy has lived in many different cities developing friendships in all directions. In the past five years, Cathy has been experiencing the challenges as a single, middle aged, divorcee. She chooses to remain positive and encouraging to others. Throughout this journey, there have been many laughs, tears, fun, misery, and more! Stay tuned!

What people say about Cathy:

Cathy is loyal, kind , hardworking, generous, fun, hilarious, and she always speaks the truth. I have known her for 33 years and love her like my family.  Lori Huggins

Cathy is a loyal friend, consistent, plain spoken, always speaks the truth, compassionate, funny, sometimes really funny, confident, but, sweetly vulnerable, too. One of my favorite people of all time with a beautiful laugh! Leith Hoggard

Cathy: Here’s my words to describe her: Integrity, honesty, loyalty, authenticity, strong, incredible mama bear to your children, great friend, and FUN and beautiful. Suzanne Waddell

Describing Cathy: LOYAL - She would knock down a doorpost for me or at least tell someone off for me!! She’s beautiful inside and out with a great smile! Kitty Ledbetter

Email Cathy @ cathy_nutt@att.net, visit facebook: Cathy Nutt, Instagram page: Cathynutt2020


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May 7, 2021 Show

Blended Familes!

Do they really blend?

Join Julie Weatherley (left)

and Jeannie McDaniel (right)

on The Cathy Nutt Show!

 

 

 

April 28, 2021 Show

 I am live from the beach with my guest and friend

Jeannie Bonds

SELFISH AND UNSELFISH

which are you?

 

 

April 14, 2021 Show

Special Guest: Crystal Rosser

I was born and raised in Memphis, TN; youngest of 3. Dedicated wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend. I am currently working at Kowa Pharmaceuticals as a Sales Representative. My professional
experience includes 10 years in supply chain management and 9 years of sales. I completed my undergraduate degree from the University of Memphis in 2002 (Management Information Systems) and masters from Strayer University in 2008 (Educational Management).

What life means to me:
Life to me means friends and family who you can trust and who trust you. I am on the happy side of life, but like all working professionals, I do I have my "days" and realize I need to get more from my job. My support system is great. It consist of my husband and 19 year old daughter. What's my outlook on the future Develop more experience in the pharmaceutical industry and obtain top sales club. Continue to support my husband achieve his dreams in coaching as well as my daughter with her desire to become a dentist.  “If you think it, it can be done”

 

 

March 31, 2021 Show

Special Guest: Paula Raffo

Paula is the wife of Arkansas State University head baseball coach Tommy Raffo. Paula is the mother of 3: Claudia former Miss Arkansas and pharmacy student at UAMS, Anna, a senior marketing major at Arkansas State University, and Ford, age 13 attends Nettleton High School. Join us for Rants about sports fans, and sports and more.

 

 

 

March 17, 2021 Show

Special Guest: Jennifer Belcastro

"IT IS MY DREAM TO SHARE MY KNOWLEDGE OF LAS VEGAS"

Jennifer entered the real estate industry after excelling in the hospitality and gaming industry as a top-level casino executive, including Director of Player Development and leader for over 20 years, Jennifer Belcastro creates a new level as a Concierge Real Estate Agent. Jennifer does more than representing buyers and sellers for properties; she brings a unique experience by anticipating her client’s needs, providing exceptional service, closing the deal to the benefit of all involved, and developing long-term relationships. As a dedicated mother of two, animal lover, and graduate of UNLV, Jennifer has lived all over Southern Nevada from Southern Highlands to Summerlin. Her ability to negotiate has been developed from her many years in the gaming industry. Jennifer can provide opportunities for sellers to profit from real estate and buyers to make their American Dream a reality.

 

 

March 10, 2021 Show

My guest today live from the beach!

Girl talk!

Jeannie Bonds

 

 

March 3, 2021 Show

Mother/Daughter Talks With Lexis!

 

 

February 24, 2021 Show

Special Guest: Peter G

Host of the Peter G Show

Life and then some! Sunday Nights.

The greatest divorce and single parenting show guy for both men and women.

http://youtu.be/MoSw-EHOiU

www.petergshow.com

 


February 10, 2021 Show

Special Guest: Harold Copenhaver,

Mayor of Jonesboro, Arkansas.

Harold Copenhaver has strong roots in Jonesboro. Harold’s parents, Dr. Harold and Ladye Copenhaver, raised Harold in Jonesboro after his father retired as a Major with 23 years of service in the United States Air Force. After retiring from the military, his father served 17 years as Dean of Fine Arts for Arkansas State University.

Harold is the current Mayor of Jonesboro, Arkansas and was previously a Senior Business Development Officer for Centennial Bank. He is a graduate of Jonesboro High School and majored in Business Administration with a focus on Agriculture Business at Arkansas State University. Harold has an extensive background in agriculture and insurance. He served as Farm Manager for Covington Farms Inc. before starting his insurance career. Harold has been involved in the insurance industry for over 25 years focusing his attention on insuring churches before becoming a business partner at United Insurance Agency.

Dedicated to giving back to Jonesboro, Harold has been involved with many local boards, committees, and organizations and currently serves on the City Youth Ministries and North East Arkansas Food Pantry boards. During his time at ASU, Copenhaver was a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity as well as the student government while serving as a Senator. He was a board member of the Rotary Club of Jonesboro. One honor Harold and his wife, Kathleen Covington Copenhaver, are especially proud of is being recognized as the 2009 Red Wolf Family of the Year, awarded to the family who best exemplifies support for Arkansas State University.

Harold and his wife of 38 years, Kathleen, a teacher at St. Marks Day School, are the parents of three children: Lauren Copenhaver Nunnally, Austin, and Myles, and the proud grandparents of 3. Harold, known to his friends as “Cope”, is a lifetime hunter and musician. The Copenhaver’s are members of First Baptist Church where Harold is a part of “The Men’s Trio”, a vocal group that performs across the state.

Legislative Background
During the 89th General Assembly Rep. Copenhaver served on 5 committees and 3 subcommittees while successfully sponsoring numerous pieces of legislation that passed with strong bipartisan support. Representative Copenhaver served as the Chair of the House Revenue and Taxation subcommittee on Sales, Use, Miscellaneous Taxes and Exemptions in addition to serving as Vice-Chair of the Legislative Joint Auditing subcommittee on State Agencies. Rep. Copenhaver was also appointed by House Speaker Davy Carter (R- Cabot) to serve as the Co-Vice Chair Arkansas Blue Ribbon Committee on 911 Systems, the National Conference of State Legislators task force on redistricting and elections, and the Southern Legislative Conference Committee on Fiscal Affairs and Government Operations.
Harold’s track record fighting for issues facing his district earned him statewide recognition. Following the session, Representative Copenhaver was recognized by the Arkansas Municipal League as a “Distinguished Legislator” for his support of issues facing his community. Harold was also recognized by the Arkansas Advocates and Kids Count organizations as being one of two to be honored as a “Legislative Champion” for his voting record on issues facing children and families.

Legislative Committees
*Chair: Revenue & Taxation- House Sales, Use, Misc. Taxes & Exemptions Subcommittee
*Vice Chair: Legislative Joint Auditing-State Agencies
*Vice Chair: Local 911 Systems Blue Ribbon Committee
*Vice Chair: State & Public School Life & Health Insurance Task Force
*Insurance & Commerce- House
*Insurance & Commerce- House Insurance Subcommittee
*Joint Performance Review
*Legislative Joint Auditing
*Revenue & Taxation- House
*Non-Voting: Education Committee- House

 

 

February 3, 2021 Show

Special Guest: Starla Denton

 

 

January 27, 2021 Show

Gena R. Timberman (Choctaw)

Principal

For nearly 20 years, Gena has committed her professional career to the pursuit of planning and guiding cultural projects in Indian Country toward successful completion.  From 1999-2013, she championed the dream to build an American Indian Cultural Center and Museum in Oklahoma.  She has been mentored by some of Indian country’s top leaders; and, she has worked closely with city, state, county, federal and tribal governments in varied matters of site and project development.  As Director of the Native American Cultural & Educational Authority, Gena lead the development of a nearly 300-acre site on the Oklahoma River envisioned to be the future home of a world-class cultural destination, a landscaped and programmed park and trails system, commercial development and visitor welcome center.  She understands the issues in advancing project vision while managing the operational, institutional, and legal issues of challenging and complex projects.

In 1996, Gena graduated from Oklahoma State University with a B.A. in English.  She received the Outstanding Contribution to the Native American Community award.  In 1999, she graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Law and currently focuses her practice on Indian Country business development relative to cultural tourism and managing issues related to cultural projects and museum administration.

Over the years, Gena has provided a multitude of local, statewide, national and international public keynote speeches, presentations and lectures on project development and management, as well as Oklahoma tribal cultures, cultural tourism, and economic development in Indian Country

            In 2013, Gena formed Luksi Group, LLC, a consulting business that provides cultural direction for creative design in Indian Country projects.  Gena was recently engaged with the Choctaw Nation in the planning of the Choctaw Cultural Center.  She currently serves as a consultant on the completion of the American Indian Cultural Center in Oklahoma City.  From guiding projects that benefit Native communities to planning cultural destinations and events, Gena draws from her talents and experience in project management, public engagement, cultural and educational program development, and cultural awareness of American Indian tribes to plan successful and sustainable projects in Indian Country…projects that uplift relationships and reflect the diverse and beautiful values of our Native cultures.  

 

January 19, 2021 Show

Special Guest: Rabbi Steve Leder

Steve Leder is the senior rabbi of Wilshire Boulevard Temple in Los Angeles. After receiving his degree in writing and graduating cum laude from Northwestern University, and spending time studying at Trinity College, Oxford University, Leder received a master's degree in Hebrew letters in 1986 and rabbinical ordination in 1987 from Hebrew Union College. He is the author of three books: The Extraordinary Nature of Ordinary ThingsMore Money Than God: Living a Rich Life Without Losing Your Soul, and the bestseller More Beautiful Than Before: How Suffering Transforms Us.

 

 

 

January 13, 2021 Show

Special Guest: John Frankel

For more information, please call John 870-930-7611

or drop and email to john.yourconciergr@gmail.com

 

 

January 6, 2021 Show

Lexis Nutt

Mother/Daughter talks!

(Editor's Note: Powerful. Listen to this show!)

 

 

December 30, 2020 Show

Cousin talk today

with

Special Guest: Nancy Daggs!

 

 

December 23, 2020 Show

Join Jeannie McDanial and me today.

We will be talking about Christmas traditions and the history of some of them!  

Merry Christmas!

 

December 16, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Grady Bean

A true Henderson State Univ. Reddie and Arkansas Legend, the Amity Arkansas High School All-American is a member of the HSU Hall of Fame as a player/coach and as a member of the 1979 Reddie Basketball Team.  Bean was the starting point guard for the Reddies from 1976-80 on teams that compiled a 101-24 won-loss record and made it to the Small College Basketball Final 4 three times. Bean played in 119 games in his career and is 7th on the all time assists list at HSU.  In 1983, at the age of 24 Bean was named Head Basketball Coach at HSU becoming the youngest head coach in the history of Arkansas College Basketball. His 101 victories ranks 3rd on the all time list at HSU.  Bean went on to coach at the Major College level with stints at Arkansas State, Sacramento State, and Northern Iowa as an assistant.  In his 21 year playing and coaching career Bean was part of 12 championship teams and coached 7 All-Americans and numerous NBA players.  After retiring from coaching Bean used his knowledge from growing up in one of the most successful business families in Arkansas (Bean Lumber Co.) to create several small businesses in Hot Springs National Park Arkansas, where he now resides and operates Hot Springs Health & Fitness. HSHF is one of the three largest health clubs in Arkansas.  Bean is currently President of the Henderson State Univ. Hall of Fame Committee and is an active leader in several business organizations in Hot Springs.

   

December 9, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Barry Hinson

Oklahoma State basketball coach Mike Boynton announced the addition of 38-year coaching veteran Barry Hinson as an analyst on the Cowboy coaching staff. A 1983 graduate of Oklahoma State, Hinson owns a 321-246 (.566) career record as the head coach at Oral Roberts (1997-99), Missouri State (1999-08) and Southern Illinois (2012-2019), and also spent four seasons on Bill Self’s staff at Kansas (2008-12). “We are excited to welcome coach Hinson and his wife, Angie, back to Stillwater,” Boynton said. “There are very few people whose passion for Oklahoma State basketball is as strong as Barry’s is. More importantly, his experience as a head coach will supply our program with another great asset. He will be able to provide great support to our entire staff, and most importantly to our athletes. His belief in what we can achieve in Stillwater aligns with my views of being able to become a consistent championship contender.” After 16 seasons and 155 league victories, Hinson was known as the Dean of the Missouri Valley Conference. Only Mr. Henry Iba (21 years, 190 wins), Eddie Hickey (20, 163) and Dana Altman (16, 178) coached more seasons or won more games as a head coach in the history of that league. In 18 total seasons as a head coach, Hinson had 14 winning seasons, including eight season with at least 19 wins, finished in the top three of his conference nine times and advanced to the NIT on four occasions. “I can’t tell you how thrilled I am to be back home at Oklahoma State,” Hinson said. “Stillwater is where it all started for me, and I’ve been ‘Loyal and True’ since the day I stepped foot onto this campus 40 years ago. I want to thank coach Boynton for welcoming me into his staff. I’ve admired the way he has taken the reins of this great program, and I look forward to helping him keep this momentum going in any way I can. I also want to thank Coach Holder, who is a great friend and a visionary in college athletics. It’s truly an exciting time to be a Cowboy!” Hinson won 116 games in seven seasons at Southern Illinois and was named the 2016 Missouri Valley Conference Coach of the Year. That season, Hinson led SIU to a 22-win campaign despite being picked to finish ninth in the league’s preseason poll. The 10-win improvement from the previous season was the eighth largest in the nation that year. He and the Salukis posted another 20-win season in 2018 that featured an 11-7 MVC record and a second place finish in the league. In all, Hinson posted a winning record in each of his last four seasons at SIU. In his time at SIU, every senior who played for Hinson earned his degree, and he set the program record for team GPA in 2017-18. Hinson originally joined KU’s staff as their director of external relations in 2008.

 

 

December 2, 2020 Show

Special Guests:

Jeannie Bonds (middle)

Lisa Davis (right)

 

 

November 18, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Kenny Stroupe

Great Storyteller and Author of

Being In The Right Place At The Right Time

 

 

November 4, 2020 Show

Troubling Times

Cathy discusses the terrible car crash her 2 sons were involved in last week.

Friend and fellow show host Jerilyn Champion was attacked and beaten in a Beverly Hills Pharmacy yesterday.

and oh yea the Election

 

October 21, 2020 Show

Chuck Ebert

returns to guest host this week's program featuring 6 artists from the new Rooted In Song album.

 

 Frank Thomas Green. Multiple Gold and Platinum award winning producer/engineer https://skytonerecords.com/about

Grant Maloy Smith, American Roots Recording Artist, Billboard TOP 10 artist for over 17 weeks.  https://www.grant-maloy-smith.com

Janky - The latest NEW Blues extraordinaire. https://getjanky.com

Jill & Julia https://entertheedge.com/jill-and-julia/

Jason Spradlin  www.axonentertainment.com/thecabinrecordco

 

For more information about this new project scroll down to the October 7th show below.




 

 

 

October 14, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Steve Cox

Former NFL Kicker/Punter

Now Managing Partner at Rainwater & Cox, LLC

 

 

October 7, 2020 Show

Chuck Ebert

A Grammy® award-winner, Executive Producer Chuck Ebert has amassed over 30 years of professional experience working in almost every capacity of music production. As the CEO of Axon Entertainment, Ebert guides a team of industry leaders who elevate the work of today’s music artists from songwriting to recording, publishing to radio promotion, video production to touring support, and branding to artist management. He has produced/engineered many Grammy® nominated and award winning artists including: Don Henley, The Dixie Chicks, Kris Kristofferson, Jim Kimo West, Brian Setzer, Janky, Grant Maloy Smith, James Blackwood, The Light Crust Doughboys, The Jordanaires and many more. He has also worked with ESPN, HBO, The Travel Channel, and the Academy Awards. An eight-time Grammy® nominee and award-winning record producer, songwriter, recording and mastering engineer, Chuck produced two #1 hits with contemporary rockers East of Azle on amazon.com as well as produced American Idol country recording artist Tori Martin’s single, “Woman UP,” which landed Grammy® contention in 2016. In 2017, 2018 and 2019 yet another recognition of Ebert’s producing talents occurred with Grammy® contending albums, “Hymns from Wichita Avenue,” “To Hymn be The Glory” and “We’re Gonna Follow Jesus” by gospel recording artist Katy Gaby, released on Axon’s record label, The Cabin Record Co. His album project, “Good Bar Attender” with country recording artist and rising star Jeff Clayborn, landed #1 on the country charts as well as broke #1 in Europe. Clayborn’s release, “I Reckon” also produced by Ebert, was in Grammy® contention for 2020 and broke top 10 internationally. Chuck’s recent project with comedian Chad Prather has garnished the #1 comedy album in the nation in just three days of release and is in Grammy contention for 2021. Production for Chuck’s latest projects have come from his cutting edge, world-class recording studio, The Cabin. The custom, innovative music studio designed by Ebert, offers state-of-the-art recording technology in a warm, log cabin interior. Musicians have called it 2,400 square feet of “pure recording bliss.” Others are also taking note as The Cabin’s unique concept and superior acoustics landed a feature in Mix Magazine. Chuck is also quite a spokesperson! His witty humor and outgoing personality have made him an ideal guest emcee for various events and charities nationwide such as Trauma Support Services of North Texas, A World of Guitar, Kimbell Art Museum, Animal Hope Adoptions, Azle Chamber of Commerce, LightCatcher Winery Special Events, Christmas on Main Street, Axon’s World-Wide Music Artist Series and many more.   https://www.axonentertainment.com/chuckebert

 

 

 

From Executive Producer and Grammy Award-Winner, CHUCK EBERT!!

Grammy Contenders for 2020!!

Producer Chuck Ebert - Grammy® Award-Winner and Eight-Time nominee.
https://www.axonentertainment.com/chuckebert


Grammy® Nominee - Jim Kimo West slack key king and is Weird Al Yankovich's guitar player.  https://jimkimowest.com


American Roots Recording Artist, Grant Maloy Smith - Billboard TOP 10 artist for over 17 weeks.  https://www.grant-maloy-smith.com


CHAD PRATHER #1 Comedy album in America, Chad Prather’s “Y’all Shut Up!” Music and Stand-Up combined on one hilarious album. Enjoy!!
FYC: Best Comedy Album
https://www.axonentertainment.com/fyc-chadprather


JANKY   Such a fresh approach to the Mississippi Hill Country sound with a Texas Blues influence on a real suitcase drum set! It’s so JANKY you gotta hear it!
FYC: Best Contemporary Blues Album
https://www.axonentertainment.com/fyc-janky


ROOTED IN SONG - An American Music Experience
“An All-Star indie collaboration featuring Billboard Top 10 artist Grant Maloy Smith, #1 Charting Jeff Clayborn, Grammy Nominee Jim Kimo West, Top 10 Billboard Frank Thomas Green, Steel Blossoms, Jill & Julia, and many more! Definitely the best Americana album I have ever produced.”- Chuck Ebert
FYC: Best Americana Album
https://www.axonentertainment.com/fyc-rootedinsong
 

 

 

September 30, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Abraham Ndoye

Abraham Ndoye, born in Senegal and moved to the USA at the age of 17. Inspired by his sister Fatou who is as the first black woman to be featured in Vogue magazine with braids in 1989, Abraham gravitated into the world of fashion. After giving modeling a shot, he started His own business as a suit designer. He has since worked with high profile athletes, including Mike Tyson , Jeremy Lin and Adrian Peterson just to make a few. 

www.andsuits.com   IG: Andsuits

 

 

September 23, 2020 Show

We are on the cousin reunion at Heart Haven in Nashville!

 

 

September 16, 2020 Show

Special Guest: CJ Pepper

From the day he stepped on the campus of Arkansas State University 23 years ago on a full basketball scholarship, CJ Pepper has been a staple in the Jonesboro community.  Named a high school All-American his senior season at Christian County High School and earning Kentucky Region 2 MVP, CJ took his talents to Moberly Area Community College - one of the winningest junior college programs in the nation and his impact was immediate as he broke the school’s freshman scoring record and earned All-American and Region 16 MVP honors. The Crofton, Kentucky native helped the Arkansas State Men’s Basketball team win the program’s first and only Sun Belt Conference Championship to date as well as the team’s first and only NCAA Tournament appearance in 1999. CJ went on to play professionally in Europe and most notably with the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters and was inducted into the Moberly Area Community College Hall of Fame in 2019.  CJ returned to Jonesboro after retirement and began his career working to build the youth of the community with Life Strategies Counseling Incorporated (LSCI) serving as the Director of Mental Health Paraprofessionals as well as Director of Business Development and after 15 years of stellar service, CJ continued into the next phase of his career as a Business Development with Life Strategies of Arkansas (LSA), the company that started LSCI.  CJ Pepper is committed to improving the quality of life for kids throughout Arkansas and he put his belief that "the community is only as strong as the youth it serves" into action by serving on several non-profit boards including Arkansas Early Learning and the Child Advocacy Center. He has also collaborated with local community leaders to host several empowerment events within the Jonesboro community in an effort to motivate and inspire young people to accomplish their personal and professional goals. The funds raised from those events benefited organizations such as St. Jude.  In 2012, he partnered with Leadership Jonesboro to host the "Red on Red" Basketball Game and Auction to benefit the Children’s Advocacy Center. The game was well received by the community as it featured former players from both Arkansas State and the University of Arkansas and raised over $25,000.  CJ is a member of both the Elks and Exchange Clubs of Jonesboro. He is currently a color analyst for ESPN3 covering Arkansas State Men’s and Women’s Basketball.

 

 

September 9, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Allyson Lewis

Allyson is the CEO and Director of Corporate Training and Leadership Development of the 7 Minute Life, a time management company. Her books have sold more than 130,000 copies and have been translated into Chinese, Turkish, Korean, and Spanish. Her YouTube channel has had more than 1.7 million minutes watched.  She shares ground breaking strategies revolutionizing corporate cultures. Employees want to work with commitment, clarity, conviction, determination, and excitement. They want their work to matter.   Her enthusiasm is believable and contagious. You will be entertained and enthralled at the same time. Audiences across the country have left with their hearts pumping and their brains full of concrete ideas that can be immediately applied to their daily lives.  Allyson worked in the financial services industry for 30 years including 24 years with Morgan Stanley. Her clients include Kellogg’s, Morgan Stanley, Northern Trust, IMCA, and the FBI. She has been a guest on CNN and Bloomberg Information TV. Her work has been seen in Investor’s Business Daily, Advisor Today, Morningstar, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Sun Times, Woman’s Day, Family Circle, Success Magazine, Real Simple Magazine, and Fast Company.

 Find out more about Allyson Lewis: the7minutelife.com

 

 

September 2, 2020 Show

Chilly Billy Howell

is a native of Clarksdale, Mississippi, in the heart of the Mississippi Delta! Having lived several lifetimes in a myriad of locations and working in sundry occupations, he returned to Clarksdale after two decades living out West!  Swearing he’d never come home to live, life ground on him a bit, and he returned to his old stomping grounds 13 years ago, and is thankful he did.  Since his return, he has taught school, wrote for the local newspaper, managed a residential inn for almost nine years, worked in a cotton field and is the co-creator along with wife Magical Madge Marley Howell of the Delta Bohemian online blog, Delta Bohemian (regional-identity) Tours and until recently, The Clarksdale White House and Delta Bohemian Guest House.  Chilly Billy and Magical Madge have been heavily invested in the creative economy in Coahoma County and Clarksdale, a cool, eclectic small Delta town and county renowned for blues and other music, and a must stop for tourists the world over who follow one of the several music trails in the United States! Playwright Tennessee Williams, painters, other writers and creative artists have been demonstrably affected by the culture, pace of life and bevy of local characters!  He enjoys sharing their love of and fascination with what one author termed, “The Most Southern place on Earth.

 

 

August 26, 2020 Show

Special Guest:

Legendary Football Coach Barry Switzer

Barry Layne Switzer (born October 5, 1937) is a former American football coach and player. He served for 16 years as head football coach at the University of Oklahoma and 4 years as head coach of the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). He won three national championships at Oklahoma, and led the Cowboys to win Super Bowl XXX against the Pittsburgh Steelers. He has one of the highest winning percentages of any college football coach in history, and is one of only three head coaches to win both a college football national championship and a Super Bowl, the others being Jimmy Johnson and Pete Carroll.

 

 

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August 19, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Rick McCormick

Former Collegiate and Professional basketball coach for many years. Rick is now a published Author and Real Estate business owner in Oklahoma City.

Rick and his wife Marie live in the Oklahoma City Metro area. They are the proud parents of Harley and Hulk, their two rescue dogs. They are strong supporters in the community of several outreach programs involving animal welfare. Marie is an RN at the U.S. Veteran's Hospital. Both Rick and Marie are heavily involved in their community through their local church as well as many local charities and youth activities. They also spend a great deal of time with activities involving their adult children and grandchildren.

www.rickmccormickrealty.com

 

 

August 12, 2020 Show

John Misuraca

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused wild swings in the national economy and has or will put many businesses into bankruptcy.  This has created uncertainty and concern for business owners and investors as to the value of their investments both now and in the future.  John Misuraca CPA will discuss how businesses are valued and the issues that will determine which businesses and industries will fail or thrive due to the current crisis.

\John Misuraca CPA is the owner of Avalon Advisors, Inc., a business appraisal practice based in Laguna Hills, California.  He provides services related to the valuation of business entities and intangible assets.  His projects have involved Mergers and Acquisitions, the Purchase and Sale of stock, Estate and Gift Tax purposes, Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), Financial Reporting, Fairness Opinions and Litigation Support. Mr. Misuraca is a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and served as the Chair of the State Business Valuation section from 2010 to 2012.  He is also a member of the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA). Mr. Misuraca has a Bachelor of Science from California State University, Long Beach in Business Administration with an Accounting Option.  He also has Certificates in Forensic Accounting: Investigative Accounting, Fraud Examination and Litigation Support; and Expert Witness:  Litigation Support and Testimony from California State University, Fullerton.

Contact John: jmisuraca@avalonadvisorsinc.com    Website: www.avalonadvisorsinc.com

 

 

August 5, 2020 Show

Cathy answers your email questions and

adds a little bit of her own crazy dating experiences.

 

 

July 29, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Jerilyn Champion

Ms. Champion is a native Californian. She has always loved painting and writing and has done so since childhood. The other constant theme in her life is her faith.

She graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles in art and furthered her studies at the prestigious Art Center School of Design.

Presently, Ms. Champion continues to explore new levels of writing and art. These two areas for her represent “The Joy of The Lord!”

Contact Jerilyn: championfaithbooks@gmail.com

Please Visit Jerilyn's Website www.JerilynChampion.com

 

 

 

July 22, 2020 Show

Lexis Nutt

Mother/Daughter talks!

(Editor's Note: Powerful. Listen to this show!)

 

 

Part 1: July 8, 2020 Show 

Part 2: July 15, 2020 Show

Jonah Ted Yates


Ted Yates' law practice focuses on estate planning, probate matters, commercial and real estate litigation, insurance litigation, healthcare law and general personal injury. In addition, Ted has significant experience in silicosis cases. Ted is admitted to practice in state and federal courts in Missouri and Arkansas. He served as a city attorney for the City of Ozark, Arkansas, for eight years. He has also served as a hospital administrator and has extensive experience in banking. Ted has handled and argued cases before the Supreme Courts of Arkansas and Missouri.  Ted is a founding member of Osburn, Hine & Yates, LLC and is a member of the Arkansas and Missouri State Bars, as well as the Cape Girardeau County Bar Association.  Ted received his Bachelor of Arts in 1973 from the University of Arkansas and his law degree in 1976 from the University of Arkansas School of Law. Ted is married to the former Margaret McGinty, and they have three children. He is active in various community projects, including the Boys & Girls Club of Cape Girardeau. He is a member and past-president of the Cape West Rotary Club. Ted and his family attend Centenary United Methodist Church in Cape Girardeau.

https://www.semolaw.com/jonah-ted-yates.html

 

 

July 1, 2020 Show

Special Guest:

Elizabeth Heiskell

Entrepreneur, Gourmet Chef, Today Show Contributor, and Author

Latest Book:

What Can I Bring? 3 Home-Run Recipes for Any Gathering
 

 

 

June 24, 2020 Show

Guest today is

Lexis Nutt

Mother/Daughter talks!

 

 

June 17, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Bonnie Buckner, PhD

Bonnie Buckner has a PhD in psychology, with an emphasis in media, from Fielding Graduate University. Her academic and professional work since 2008 has centered on the study and use of images, dreaming, and the spontaneous imagination as cognitive tools for behavioral and communal change. Her private consulting practice teaches these tools to individuals, organizations, and performing arts foundations and individuals for inner, individual development; to stimulate creativity, surmount blocks, and manifest projects; and, to find creative solutions to social and global challenges.


             Author of: Dream Your Self into Being      www.bonniebuckner.com

 

 

June 10, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Bob Kesling

Voice of the Tennessee Volunteers

 

 

June 3, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Diane Kesling

is a graduate of the Ohio State University. Upon graduation, she earned a position with the Houston Grand Opera Studio, where she performed with Houston Grand Opera and Texas Opera Theater for three years.  In 1981, Diane won the  National Metropolitan Opera Auditions in NYC, and subsequently went on to sing  leading roles with the Met for 14 years.  Diane participated in many LIVE FROM THE MET performances, including: Wagner’s RING CYCLE, the MET GALA, FORZA DEL DESTINO, L’ITALIANA IN ALGIERI, and HANSEL AND GRETEL. She was the recipient of the first Shreveport Singer of the year, received a daytime emmy for her participation in the telecast of HANSEL AND GRETEL LIVE FROM THE MET, and received two grammies for her participation in recordings for Deutschegramophon of Wagner’s Ring Cycle.  Leonard Bernstein chose Ms. Kesling to sing the title role of Dinah in his new opera A QUIET PLACE/TROUBLE IN TAHITI, which premiered at La Scala (Milan, Italy), the Kennedy Center, and the Houston Grand Opera.  She has been a frequent soloist with the Boston Symphony, Pittsburgh Symphony, Columbus Symphony, Hot Springs Music Festival, and Little Rock Symphony. 

Diane is a happy resident on Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, and currently is a professor of voice at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

 

 

May 27, 2020 Show

 

Special Guests: Jill & Julia

 

Singer/Songwriters

 

  https://www.jillandjulia.com

 

 

 

May 20, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Terry Mohajir, Arkansas State

Vice Chancellor for Intercollegiate Athletics

Terry Mohajir became the 11th Director of Athletics in A-State history on September 19, 2012, and since that time has been elevated to Vice Chancellor for Intercollegiate Athletics as the Red Wolves have enjoyed unprecedented overall success academically, competitively and financially. Since being named director of athletics, Mohajir (pronounced MO-HODGE-ER) has adopted an “ALWAYS RISING” slogan as an expansion on the popular “RED WOLVES RISING” campaign. With that theme in mind, the Arkansas State alumnus has instituted sweeping changes, created new policies, produced record-breaking fundraising totals, overseen significant facility upgrades, almost tripled the athletics department budget and implemented creative philosophies that have strengthened the Red Wolves’ national brand. During his watch, the Red Wolves have accomplished numerous firsts in both academics and athletics accomplishments, but the Red Wolves’ passionate and energetic leader continues to reinforce his belief that “our accomplishments of today become our expectations of tomorrow.”

 

 

May 13, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Jerilyn Champion

Ms. Champion is a native Californian. She has always loved painting and writing and has done so since childhood. The other constant theme in her life is her faith.

She graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles in art and furthered her studies at the prestigious Art Center School of Design.

Presently, Ms. Champion continues to explore new levels of writing and art. These two areas for her represent “The Joy of The Lord!”

Contact Jerilyn: championfaithbooks@gmail.com

Please Visit Jerilyn's Website www.JerilynChampion.com

 

 

May 6, 2020 Show  Part 2

April 29, 2020 Show  Part 1

Special Guest: Joe Kleine

Graduated 1980 from Slater High School in Slater, Mo.  Selected to1980 McDonalds All-American HS Basketball team.  Signed National Letter of intent to play at University of Notre Dame.  Transferred to University of Arkansas in 1981.  Southwest Conference Newcomer of the Year for 1982-83.  1st team all SWC for 1983-84 and 1984-85 seasons.  Selected to the 1984 US Olympic Basketball team, for the Los Angeles summer game.  Selected number 6 in 1985 NBA 1st round by Sacramento Kings.  Played with 7 different teams in 15 year NBA career.  Sacramento Kings from 1985 - 1989.  Boston Celtics from 1989 - 1993.  Phoenix Suns from 1993 - 1997.  Los Angeles Lakers 1997.  New Jersey Nets 1997.  NBA World Champion Chicago Bulls 1997 - 1998.  Phoenix Suns 1998 -1999.  Portland Trailblazers 1999 - 2000.

Wife Dana since 1986.  Children - Daniel, Courtney, Mallory, and William. 
Grandchildren - Danny and JoJo.

Owner of Corkys Ribs and BBQ in LR and NLR since 1996.

 

 

April 22, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Allyson Lewis

Allyson is the CEO and Director of Corporate Training and Leadership Development of the 7 Minute Life, a time management company. Her books have sold more than 130,000 copies and have been translated into Chinese, Turkish, Korean, and Spanish. Her YouTube channel has had more than 1.7 million minutes watched.  She shares ground breaking strategies revolutionizing corporate cultures. Employees want to work with commitment, clarity, conviction, determination, and excitement. They want their work to matter.   Her enthusiasm is believable and contagious. You will be entertained and enthralled at the same time. Audiences across the country have left with their hearts pumping and their brains full of concrete ideas that can be immediately applied to their daily lives.  Allyson worked in the financial services industry for 30 years including 24 years with Morgan Stanley. Her clients include Kellogg’s, Morgan Stanley, Northern Trust, IMCA, and the FBI. She has been a guest on CNN and Bloomberg Information TV. Her work has been seen in Investor’s Business Daily, Advisor Today, Morningstar, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Sun Times, Woman’s Day, Family Circle, Success Magazine, Real Simple Magazine, and Fast Company.

 Find out more about Allyson Lewis: the7minutelife.com

 

 

April 15, 2020 Show

Special Guest: Marybeth Byrd

 is an 18 year old singer/songwriter from Armorel, Arkansas who attends Arkansas State University. She made the top 8 semifinals on season 17 of The Voice in 2019. Prior to The Voice, she sang at various community events in the NEA area and continues to do so. Now, she is working toward pursuing a career in music by working on her craft, writing original music, and performing with every given opportunity!

 

 

April 8, 2020 Show

They're Back!

Special Guests: Tanya and Brandi

They’ll be discussing divorce, what’s next and middle age.

Priceless!!

 

April 1, 2020 Show

Special Guest: John Brady

Former LSU Basketball Coach

 

March 25, 2020 Show

Recording Artist Jeff Clayborn

Grammy award-winner and Executive Producer Chuck Ebert

 

March 18, 2020 Show

 

Special Guests: Jill & Julia

 

Singer/Songwriters

 

  https://www.jillandjulia.com

 

 

March 11, 2020 Show

Special Guests:

Tanya and Brandi

They’ll be discussing divorce, what’s next and middle age.

Priceless!!

 

March 4, 2020 Show

Cathy’s Favorite Things!

Products, places, restaurants, musicians, etc!

Also, what’s coming up on future shows!

 

 

February 26, 2020 Show

Inaugural Broadcast

On this first show, Cathy introduces herself to you the listeners with a bit about her life's triumphs and struggles.