You might not recognize his photo, but if you listen to WKNO, you probably know Darel Snodgrass by his voice. He hosts the morning classical music programming during the week. Incidentally, this week is pledge week on WKNO, so if you listen and haven’t donated yet, do that, ok?
In other news:
- Raise your glass to Steve Cropper from Booker T. and the MG’s. Today is is 70th birthday. Happy birthday, Steve!
- In basketball news, the Tigers are ranked 9th in the ESPN/USA Today pre-season coaches poll. Here’s the story, including quotes from Coach Pastner at practice.
- Are you a kid with art skills? Do you know a kid with art skills? The Memphis Redbirds are having a ticket design contest for kids in K-8th grades. The submissions are due by Nov. 21, and you can get more info about the contest here.
- If you’re headed downtown today, know that part of South Main has already been closed for the River Arts Fest.