Allison Crawford

Digital Producer

A proud native of Murray, Kentucky, Allison grew up roaming the forests of western Kentucky and visiting national parks across the country. She graduated in 2014 from Murray State University where she studied Environmental Sustainability, Television Production, and Spanish. She loves meeting new people, questioning everything, and dancing through the sun and the rain. She hopes to make a positive impact in this world several endeavors at a time.

Allison currently writes for WKMS from Lexington, Kentucky, where she is serving as an Americorps VISTA with the Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition. As a VISTA, she builds KSEC’s capacity to empower students on their campuses and in their communities. KSEC provides training and skill development opportunities to youth because young voices have a place in local, national, and international discussions of environmental issues. 

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Tracy Ross talks about this week's Cinema International feature, the Japanese film Sweet Bean, with Gabrielle Tinebra, German and Japanese Education major at Murray State, and Dr. Therese St. Paul, Director of Cinema International.

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Tracy Ross and "The Voice of the Racers" Neal Bradley discuss the recent play of the Racer basketball team.

 

Playhouse in the Park's production of Godspell opens this evening and runs January 26 through February 5. Directory Lynn Melton and choreographer Hannah Derby preview the show with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good.

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On Sounds Good, Purchase Area Development District’s Aging Coordinator Susan Caldwell Black speaks with Tracy Ross on the importance of reviewing your Medicare options before you become eligible at the age of 65.

 

Black coordinates the State Health Insurance Program for the Area Agency for Aging and Independent living which helps people navigate Medicare options. Black is working to raise awareness about the need to review these options before turning 65, emphasizing prescription drug plans in particular.

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On Sounds Good with Tracy Ross, Sarah Gutwirth and Mary Tripp Reed discuss The March for Social Justice and Equality happening Saturday in Murray.

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Murray State University’s Campus Lights is the longest running student produced and performed musical series in the south. This month’s performance of Sister Act marks the group's 80th anniversary. On Sounds Good with Todd Hatton, Jessica Wiggins and Keioni Hall preview the show ahead of its January 20 opening.

Kathy Hodge of the Calloway County Humane Society brings Pebbles the pug mix for a studio visit on Sounds Good with Todd Hatton.

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Murray State University MFA Program Director Carrie Jerrell speaks with writer Chris Bachelder who will read at MSU this evening at 7:30 in the Curris Center Barkley Room as part of the Murray State MFA Program's residency week.

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MSU department of psychology faculty member Dr. Michael Bordieri and Tracy Ross compare and contrast living conditions in juvenile detention facilities to those in zoos.

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Murray State University MFA Program Director Carrie Jerrell speaks with writer Sybil Baker who read Tuesday evening at the Curris Center as part of the Murray State MFA Program's residency week.

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