Public Works Director Nick Heatherly will discuss the 20th Street railroad project and other road projects planned in Joplin. “Newsmakers” will air at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, May 3, through Wednesday, May 6, on KGCS, and at 5 a.m. Saturday, May 9, on KOAM.
“Tourism Matters” will debut at 9:30 p.m. Sunday, May 3. Hosted by Joplin Convention and Visitors Bureau Director Patrick Tuttle, a variety of people involved with local tourism – from restaurants and businesses to arts and culture – will be interviewed.
It will also air at 9 p.m. Monday, May 4, and 9:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, May 5-7. Episodes will repeat in the coming weeks.
Recent concerts offered by the Music Department will also air in the coming week.
The percussion ensemble concert will be broadcast at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 3; the wind ensemble and concert band performance at 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 6; and the jazz orchestra concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 7.
KGCS programming may be seen over the air on digital channel 22 and on regional cable television systems. The station operates as a service of the Department of Communication at Missouri Southern State University.