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6:45pm

Wed July 21, 2010
WUTC Local

Latino Arts Project Kicks Off Events

Latino Arts Project Kicks Off Events

Julie Steele

Chattanooga, TN – A brand new series of annual arts-based programming celebrates Chattanooga's diverse Latin communities. Titled the Latino Arts Project, it's a level of programming designed to document, present and promote traditional and Hispanic folk arts. The program will kick off officially Sunday from 3-5 p.m. One of those arts is the art of storytelling.

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5:32pm

Tue July 20, 2010
WUTC Local

Bluegrass Bands, Helping Hands

Bluegrass Bands, Helping Hands

Rabbit

Dalton, GA – Bluegrass Bands, Helping Hands is a project supporting DOC-UP, the Dalton Organization for Churches United for People. Regional and national bluegrass and mountain musicians donated various tracks in support of this non-profit organization, helping families affected by unemployment in Whitfield County and Dalton, Georgia.

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6:35pm

Mon July 19, 2010
WUTC Local

"Southern Journeys" Stops at the Bessie Smith Cultural Center

Southern Journeys

Monessa Guilfoil

Chattanooga, TN – The Bessie Smith Cultural Center is currently exhibiting "Southern Journeys: African American Artists of the South," a traveling collection which will remain in Chattanooga through August 11. This exhibit contains the work of many significant African American Artists works in multiple mediums, ranging from 1941 through 2009.

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6:12pm

Fri July 16, 2010
Music Show Notes

WUTC Music Podcast - Episode 2

WUTC Music Podcast - Episode 2

WUTC

Chattanooga, TN – Tommy Cotter and Mike Miller discuss the music WUTC is currently playing, make yet another attempt to define our eclectic format, and talk about new albums by John Mellencamp, Laurie Anderson and more.

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6:10pm

Fri July 16, 2010
WUTC Local

European-Style Football Gaining Popularity

European-Style Football Gaining Popularity

Richard Winham

Chattanooga, TN – The Chattanooga Football Club (football as in soccer) regularly draws thousands of fans to their games. Now they are looking towards an IPO, so Chattanoogans can buy a piece of their local football club. Members of the club are convinced that European-style football will someday be as popular as baseball.

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5:07pm

Thu July 15, 2010
WUTC Local

Why Pops On The River Almost Didn't Happen

Why Pops On The River Almost Didn't Happen

Julie Steele

Chattanooga, TN – This year's Pops On The River went off with a bang as usual, but the fireworks almost fizzled before they began.

We talked to Dan Bowers, President of Allied Arts, and Maestro Bob Bernhardt, director of the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera, just before Pops On The River. During that conversation it came up that the concert came very close to being cancelled.

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7:43pm

Wed July 14, 2010
WUTC Local

A Fresh Perspective On The Scopes Trial

A Fresh Perspective On The Scopes Trial

Michael Edward Miller

Dayton, TN – This year's Scopes Trial Festival features a new look at the story behind Dayton, Tennessee's most famous court case.

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5:36pm

Tue July 13, 2010
WUTC Local

The Flower Man's Surprising Story

Sandy the Flower Man

Rabbit

Chattanooga, TN – Sandy Bell is almost an institution downtown Chattanooga. For decades, he has been found riding his bike with a bundle of flowers and a huge smile. Sandy spreads friendship, love and happiness with the offer of a flower, friendly smile, and seemingly unlimited vigor for life.

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1:43pm

Fri July 9, 2010
WUTC Local

Football (The Other Kind) Kicks Off In Chattanooga

Chattanooga Football Club

Richard Winham

Chattanooga, TN – Despite being a new team, the Chattanooga Football Club is enjoying a very successful season. (In this context, "football" detonates World-Cup-style football, also known as "soccer.") Richard Winham interviews Chattanooga's home team about the sport's place in East Tennessee culture and the support they're getting from our community.

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5:00pm

Thu July 8, 2010
WUTC Local

Nutrition Counseling: Health Department's Best Kept Secret

Nutrition Counseling Is Health Department's Best Kept Secret

Julie Steele

Chattanooga, TN – Are you overweight? Have you been considering a more nutritious eating regimen, but are concerned about over-the-counter diet aids and fad diets? For those wanting to lose weight or eat healthier food, the Chattanooga/Hamilton County Health Department may be just want the doctor ordered.

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4:59pm

Thu July 8, 2010
Music Show Notes

WUTC Music Podcast - Episode 1

WUTC Music Podcast - Episode 1

WUTC

Chattanooga, TN – The premiere episode of WUTC's music-discussion podcast, in which Richard Winham and Mike Miller talk about what's on the current playlist, why WUTC has a playlist, and how difficult it is to define WUTC's format.

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5:00pm

Wed July 7, 2010
WUTC Local

Chattanooga Documentary Filmmakers Win National Award

Chattanooga Documentary Filmmakers Win National Award

Michael Edward Miller

Chattanooga, TN – Dave Porfiri and Linda Duvoisin, from Mindflow Media, have won a 2010 Silver Telly Award for their new documentary.

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5:02pm

Tue July 6, 2010
WUTC Local

Local Baker Wins Tennessee's Small Business Person Of The Year Award

Small Business and Big Award

Monessa Guilfoil

Chattanooga, TN – John Sweet knew he wanted to make bread for a living when he was twenty years old and took a summer job as a shaper for Zingerman's Bakehouse. In 2002, John and his wife, Angela Sweet, opened Chattanooga's only naturally-leavened bread making business, Niedlov's Bakery.

In 2010, John Sweet won Tennessee's Small Business Person of the Year Award.

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5:31pm

Thu July 1, 2010
Music Show Notes

David Bowie

Chattanooga Tennessee – Wow, what a kicking version of Fame on the recent Bowie release A Reality Tour, taped in 2003 and released a couple months ago. Leave it to Bowie to rearrange what he must have played millions of times. This version completely breathes new life into a extremely familiar signature HIT. I like it!
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4:46pm

Thu July 1, 2010
WUTC Local

Holiday Weekend: Pops on the River

Pops On The River

Julie Steele

Chattanooga, TN – What has become a patriotic tradition in Chattanooga--Pops On The River--is set for Saturday at 8 p.m. at Coolidge Park.

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