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  • 00:57

    Speaking Truth to Power with Cheryl Wills

    in Education

    Journalist/genealogist Sylvia Wong Lewis guest host interviews Cheryl Wills about her book “Die Free” and amazing family story.
    Cheryl Willsbelieves in speaking truth to power. The author and New York City TV Anchor & Reporter on NY1, made a startling discovery while searching her family’s roots on ancestry.com.  By a twist of fate, she found her great-great -great grandfather, Sandy Wills, who escaped from slavery to join the US Colored Troops to fight in the Civil War. Sandy was among five enslaved men who fled Edmund Wills’ Tennessee plantation and fought in the 4th Heavy Field Artillery.  Meet Sandy Wills’ widow Emma who fought for his pension. Learn more about Cheryl’s family search journey and how writing the book has empowered and changed her life. Sylvia and Cheryl will also discuss slavery, how to teach and talk about it today and why these American history chapters and family stories are important.  Because of her book, Cheryl delivered the keynote address at the United Nation General Assembly for the UN International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade. A winner of many accolades, Cheryl also received the “2010 Speak Truth to Power Award’ from St. Francis College in Brooklyn. For more information visit: willscivilwarhistory.com.

  • 01:00

    Class with Cheryl

    in News

    In lieu of face to face class, for two weeks El Centro students in Cheryl Smith's Speech Communication Class are meeting in this forum.

  • 01:00

    Nonprofit Coach: Cheryl Kester & Karen Cassidy: Writing to Win Federal Grants

    in Social Networking

    He lectures around the world but now is here for you. From the latest in charity news, technology, fundraising and social networking, Ted Hart and his guests help you maneuver to greater levels of efficiency and fundraising success.  PAGE 2 GUEST EXPERT: Cheryl Kester (CFRE) is Principal of The Kester Group, a grants consulting firm specializing in assisting education, non-profit, public-safety, health care and county/municipal clients across the nation in winning state and federal grants. She has helped secure more than $123 million in funding from grants and contracts. The firm also serves as an external evaluator. She is co-author of Writing to Win Federal Grants and the accompanying Writing to Win Federal Grants Workbook published by CharityChannel Press with Karen Cassidy, GPC, is Principal of Governmental Grant Professionals, LLC, a firm focused on the successful development, management and evaluation of programs in the education, health and human service, and public sectors. With more than 24 years of experience, Karen has raised in excess of $250 million for projects benefitting communities around the globe. She is a member of the Grant Professionals Association and presently sits on their Board of Directors. 

  • 01:00

    Let's Talk Too! Jayy Willis

    in Entertainment

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    Jayy Wills,

    He comes from a hard up bringing him and his family went homeless his sophmore year of high school in Naperville Il. He switched schools a total of three times, before finally flunking out. “The only places I really ever did my work, was McDonald’s, Starbucks, and the Hotels; free wifi.” After being offered four years of college tuition, Jayy moved back to Illinois. His first Job, managing at a Chipotle Mexican Grill! “The Chipotle accident saved my life. I got so fed up, giving my all as an employee for a company. Thats not my dream, thats living out someone elses vision.” Currently working on his first solo mixtape project, Jayy has been busy with different agendas. From performing all over the midwest and winning underground competitions, to filming Music Videos for Midwest Artists. He has become so much more than an Entertainer. He has released 2015 hit singles Skid Row, Beautiful Day, Hear Me Roar, and The Shy Kid Bigger Dreams Mixtape. Jayy Wills has performed in cities such as Saint Louis, Chicago, Springfield, Naperville, Champaign, Peoria, Bloomington. Jayy currently has 3 Tours set up for the Summer of 2015.

  • 00:38


    in Christianity

    An hour of power and praise

  • 00:31

    Sarah speaks...

    in Spirituality

    In our 30 minute show today, Rachel Goodwin introduces her new co-host for 'Sarah Speaks', Cheryl Finn. In this episode you can receive Sarah's blessing, experience a channeling from the Ascended Master Sarah, and hear a teaching about the practice of the 3foldflame. In this practice, we learn how to bring in, and sit within the combined energies of the Master Jesus, Mary Magdalene and their daughter Sarah. Full details of the practice will be posted on the Ascended Master Sarah facebook page (see the fb link at the top right hand side of this page). To see more of Rachel's work with Sarah, go to http://www.sarayei.com/

  • 00:30

    The Refractive Thinker® Radio Show: Profitability Through Gratitude

    in Entrepreneur

    Welcome to the Refractive Thinker® Radio Show hosted by the award winning and international bestselling author Dr. Cheryl Lentz, The Academic Entrepreneur.

    Meet the scholars of the award winning doctoral anthology series: The Refractive Thinker®, where we focus on getting doctoral research off the coffee table and into the hands of business owners who can benefit from the results. Academic Research Solutions for Business Results.

    Join us each week for 30 minutes of thought provoking radio, every Tuesday Morning at 9 am MST, designed to discuss emerging topics in higher education and business.  We will meet today’s industry thought leaders and college professors leading the way. 

    The topic for discussion this week: The Refractive Thinker® Radio Show: Business Profitability Through Gratitude--yes it works! Thanksgiving Business Strategies for Success with Dr. Cheryl Lentz

    Sometimes Leadership Comes Softly. New series of stories of hope and humor from active duty military, veterans, and their families. These storiesoffer leadership lessons, as well as perseverance through effective outcomes of challenges that turned into triumphs and victories.  www.TheyAnsweredTheCall.com

    For additional information regarding the 14 award winning series, The Refractive Thinker®, to learn about doctoral scholars in our community, as well as to purchase books in the series, visit www.RefractiveThinker.com; Books may be purchased in paperback and eBooks, as well as eChapters available on Kindle via Amazon.com

    Music by Jim Bennett; voice by Rebecca Bennett/Red Door Multimedia.

  • 00:35

    Rivalry Week - What's On The Line - College Football Betting Wk#13

    in Football

    Join Freddy Wills as he breaks down what's on the line in week 13 of college football from a betting perspective.  It's rivalry week and Freddy will break down all the big games that matter, including a few small conference games that matter!  Subscribe to Freddy Wills premium picks newsletter at www.sportsbetcapping.com/freddywills

  • 02:02

    Let's Party! With the Authors of No Test No Testimony and The Soul of A Man

    in Books

    Drug addiction, prostitution, domestic violence, child abuse, bullying, un-forgiveness and shame sounds like the makings of a great urban fiction novel. But wait a minute, these are true stories. Stories of ridicule, retribution, and finally redemption. No Test No Testimony is a no holds barred look at the lives of 10 women who have experienced some of the most tumultuous storms life has to offer. Yet, they have managed to find peace in the storm. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, but most importantly you’ll be transformed as you identify your truth between the pages of this book.

    Imani Faith Publishing presents No Test No Testimony riveting, heart wrenching, testimonies of triumph that give you evidence of God’s faithfulness from some of the most prolific overcomers of our time.

    Featuring Denika Carothers, Shamarian Bradley, Esther Renee Wright, Nicolette Hines, Clara Peters, Olevia Henderson, Cee Cee H Caldwell-Miller, Ramona Pearcey Burnett, Letisha Galloway, and Cheryl Lacey Donovan

    The Soul of a Man 2: Make Me Wanna Holler is a collection of poignant stories from the perspective of the African American man. The intention of this thought-provoking work is to enlighten the world on how the minds of distinguished African American men work. 

    This book may not change the world but it will change someone’s world and will give the world a new view, vantage point and keen insight on what lies in the heart and souls of men.

    Be enlightened. Be Encouraged. Be Inspired to positive change by the profound and incomparable, soulful literary voices of Adrian Milan, Marc Lacy, Alvin L. A. Horn, Alvin C. Romer, Maurice M. Gray Jr, Zach Tate, Pastor Andre Jones, Gospel Recording Artist Robert Grant, Shakeim Edmonds, H. M. Trey, Memphis Vaughan, Jr., KL Belvin, Isaiah David Paul, Rickey Teems II, Brian Ganges, Navi Robins and talk show host, Cyrus Webb.

  • 00:22

    Dead Man Rising : Interview with Producer Lawreen Yakkel

    in Film

    Dead Man Rising – When Daniel, a death row inmate, hears the horrors of previous executions using new experimental drugs, he pleads for access to information on how to best face his own, upcoming demise.

    What this faithless and hopeless prisoner finds instead, will shake up everything he has ever known, ever believed.

    When a neighboring inmate, who faces the same fate, challenges Daniel’s newfound knowledge of all things eternal, Daniel finds himself not only defending, but evolving into a stalwart Christian. Will his soul be saved in time?

    Film Cast

    Sean Anthony Moran … Daniel

    Travis Johns … Fish

    Daniel Roebuck … Benny

    Mike Capozzi … Ciggs

    Corbin Bernsen … Buck

    Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs … Warden Dallas

    Shawna Waldron … Clara

    Delpaneaux Wills … Medical Examiner

    Shaun T. Benjamin … Priest

    Michael Gaglio … Mike

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    MUSIC SPONSOR:   NOW featuring Tiffany Spencer

    SHOW SPONSOR:    FroButter  Wrapmama24.com

  • 02:00

    Cheryl's World

    in News

    For the latest on issues of the day, tune in to veteran journalist Cheryl Smith and sports guy Andrew Whigham bring lively discussions and informative guests for two hours of thought-provoking, informative, entertaining and inspiring conversations.