Patrick Jones http://wkms.org en Youth Report: Behind the Scenes of Alice in Wonderland Jr. http://wkms.org/post/youth-report-behind-scenes-alice-wonderland-jr <p>This weekend, Playhouse in the Park presents two children's shows for the price of one: <em>Gooney Bird Greene and Her True Life Adventures</em> and the musical <em>Alice in Wonderland, Jr.</em> WKMS Youth Reporter Patrick Jones goes behind-the-scenes during a rehearsal for <em>Alice</em>, meeting some of the cast members and speaking with Playhouse director Lisa Cope about how kids have become involved in these productions both on and off stage.</p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 21:47:12 +0000 Matt Markgraf & Patrick Jones 36766 at http://wkms.org Youth Report: Behind the Scenes of Alice in Wonderland Jr. Youth Radio Movie Review: Thunderstruck http://wkms.org/post/youth-radio-movie-review-thunderstruck <p><em>Thunderstruck </em>is a 2012 film starring Oklahoma City Thunder player Kevin Durant, and Taylor Gray, Jim Belushi, Brandon T. Jackson, and Doc Shaw. It follows the story of a 16 year-old named Brian who can't play basketball but dreams to play like his hero, Kevin Durant. When Brian attends a game and gets the opportunity to meet Durant, they unknowingly transfer basketball abilities. WKMS Youth Radio Project's youth reporter Patrick Jones brings us this review.</p><p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 17:31:50 +0000 Matt Markgraf & Patrick Jones 28195 at http://wkms.org Youth Radio Movie Review: Thunderstruck Youth Report: Ed Hochuli on Being an NFL Referee http://wkms.org/post/youth-report-ed-hochuli-being-nfl-referee <p>NFL referees returned to the gridiron recently after a brief strike which saw replacement referees calling important games. Nine-year-old WKMS Youth Reporter Patrick Jones scored an interview with one of NFL's most famous official referees, Ed Hochuli. He was ranked by ESPN as one of the best referees in the business. More recently, you'll find him on the cover of the October issue of Sports Illustrated. Patrick spoke with him over the phone, from our studio.</p><p> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 15:37:41 +0000 Matt Markgraf & Patrick Jones & Rusty Jones 23451 at http://wkms.org Youth Report: Ed Hochuli on Being an NFL Referee Youth Report: Tracking US Men's Basketball at the 2012 Olympic Games http://wkms.org/post/youth-report-tracking-us-mens-basketball-2012-olympic-games <p>The 2012 Summer Olympics begin in London this weekend, with the opening ceremony scheduled for Friday at 6:30 p.m. on NBC. WKMS Youth Reporter Patrick Jones is keeping a close eye on how the U.S. Men&rsquo;s Basketball Team fares in the exhibition games and brings us this analysis.</p><p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 22:26:38 +0000 Matt Markgraf & Patrick Jones 19696 at http://wkms.org Youth Report: Tracking US Men's Basketball at the 2012 Olympic Games