People

  • Morning Edition Host and Operations Director

    Austin Carter is a Murray State grad and has been involved with WKMS since he was in high school. Over the years he has been a producer for WKMS and has hosted several music shows, but now calls Morning Edition his home each weekday morning.

  • Creator and Host of Old Kentucky Tales podcast

  • Host of Café Jazz

    Dr. Brian Clardy is an assistant professor of history and Coordinator of Religious Studies at Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky. His academic research hs been published in "The Tennessee Historical Quarterly," The Journal of Church...

  • Weekend Host

    Dave is a retired Army tank platoon sergeant. During Desert Storm, he helped overrun a Republican Guard bunker complex in Iraq's Euphrates Valley. In the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, he commanded a mountaintop UN Preventive Deployment...

  • Co-Host of The Jive House

    Brad's first musical memory was dancing on a Good Humor ice cream cart to "I'm Your Boogieman" by KC & The Sunshine Band on repeat (there are pictures, no, he will not share them). An avid live music connoisseur, he spent high high school...

  • Host/Producer of Café Jazz, Jazz Vault, Classical Encore, Carson Myre Youth Series

    George Eldred has lived most of his life in Princeton, Kentucky except for a 15 year stint of studying music in Sewanee, Tennessee and Lawrence, Kansas and working in camera and photo finishing shops in the Washington, DC area. George first...

  • Host of Old Kentucky Tales podcast

  • Host of Classical Encore

    John Dressler is a professor of music at Murray State University. He joined MSU in 1989 after receiving his Masters and Doctorate at Indiana University. John's areas of interest include french horn, musicology and world civilization. His...

  • Co-Host of Music from the Front Porch, Co-Host of The Jive House

    John McMillen has been co-host Music From the Front Porch since 1996 and The Jive House since 2012. "I just enjoy a good song no matter if it is jazz, punk, blues, pop, country, bluegrass, folk, soul, funk or a mashup of all...

  • Host of Left of the Dial

    John Null is a former part-time reporter at WKMS. Beginning work at WKMS in the spring of 2013, he has since won a national Public Radio News Directors, Inc. and two Kentucky AP awards for his reporting. He lives in Murray. John also enjoys...

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