confederate flag http://wkms.org en Front Page Sunday 4-29 http://wkms.org/post/front-page-sunday-4-29 <p>Here&#39;s the Rundown for Front Page Sunday: Hear the whole program on the listen click. Sun, 29 Apr 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Chad Lampe & Todd Hatton 17786 at http://wkms.org Front Page Sunday 4-29 Historian John Coski on the Confederate Battle Flag http://wkms.org/post/historian-john-coski-confederate-battle-flag <p>In early April, the Sons of Confederate Veterans announced plans for a park to be built on private land just off of Exit 16 on I-24 in McCracken County.&nbsp; It&#39;s intended as a memorial to the area&#39;s Confederate soldiers.&nbsp; And at the center of the park, and an emerging controversy, is a flagpole, upon which will fly the red field, blue cross, and thirteen white stars of the Confederate battle flag.&nbsp; The flag has been a lightning rod for controversy for years; the SCV insists it&rsquo;s a symbol of heritage while opponents see it as an emblem of racism symbol.&nbsp; For so Fri, 27 Apr 2012 18:28:28 +0000 Todd Hatton 17784 at http://wkms.org Historian John Coski on the Confederate Battle Flag the morning cram [I'm just not so sure how well this plan was thought through edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-im-just-not-so-sure-how-well-plan-was-thought-through-edition <p>Somehow oops doesn&#39;t seem to cover it...</p><p><strong>NPR reports</strong> a failed missile test yesterday may make <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/04/13/150551731/failed-missile-test-may-make-north-korea-more-belligerent">North Korea</a> more belligerent and confrontational.</p> Fri, 13 Apr 2012 15:30:19 +0000 Drew Adams 17625 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [I'm just not so sure how well this plan was thought through edition] SCV to Raise Confederate Flag in New Park off I-24 http://wkms.org/post/scv-raise-confederate-flag-new-park-i-24 <p>A flagpole flying the Confederate battle flag off Interstate 24 near exit 16 will be the centerpiece of a new park honoring Confederate soldiers.&nbsp; The Sons of Confederate Veterans are funding construction of benches and a circle of bricks to represent southern soldiers who fought to secede&nbsp; from the United States in the 1860s.&nbsp; SCV Kentucky Division Commander John Suttles tells The Paducah Sun the land for the park was donated by a man who had Confederate ancestors.&nbsp; McCracken County Judge-Executive Van Newberry says he&#39;s worried about what visitors to Paducah and th Fri, 13 Apr 2012 14:27:24 +0000 Drew Adams & Todd Hatton 17622 at http://wkms.org SCV to Raise Confederate Flag in New Park off I-24