radio http://wwno.org en Frank Page, Voice of Louisiana Hayride, Dies http://wwno.org/post/frank-page-voice-louisiana-hayride-dies <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The man who introduced a then-unknown Elvis Presley to worldwide audiences through his work with the Louisiana Hayride — the state's version of the heralded Grand Ole Opry — has died.</p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 16:55:50 +0000 The Associated Press 26958 at http://wwno.org Farm Bureau and La. Radio Network agrinews merge http://wwno.org/post/farm-bureau-and-la-radio-network-agrinews-merge <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Louisiana Farm Bureau Radio Network is merging with the Louisiana Radio Network&#39;s agrinews division.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Advocate reports that the Louisiana Farm Bureau Agrinews Radio Network will have a combined 42 affiliates in Louisiana and Mississippi.</p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 16:14:21 +0000 The Associated Press 17317 at http://wwno.org The GooNOLAs Bring British Humor With a Local Twist http://wwno.org/post/goonolas-bring-british-humor-local-twist <p>It is an invasion of British humor with&nbsp;a local twist, as a popular 1950&#39;s comedy show makes a comeback in the Metro area. We go <em>Inside the Arts</em> for a sneak&nbsp;peek at&nbsp;the GooNOLAs, a live&nbsp;radio slapstick-comedy stage production, reminiscent of the old Goon Show.</p><p>Performances&nbsp;are June&nbsp;1 and 2, at 7:30&nbsp;p.m. at Deutsches Haus, 1023 Ridgewood Drive, Metairie. Doors open at 6 p.m.&nbsp; More info at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.goonolas.com" target="_blank">www.goonolas.com</a></p> Thu, 31 May 2012 15:10:51 +0000 Diane Mack 12488 at http://wwno.org