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WYSO Weekend: March 24, 2013

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for March 24, 2013 including the following stories:

-Jerry Kenney reports on the impending unpaid furlough days for civilian employees of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

-Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports on Governor John Kasich's stance on gay marriage.

-WYSO's Aviation Commentator: The Wright Brothers Were 'First In Flight', by Emily McCord

-In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Great Dayton Flood, an excerpt of an original WYSO Radio Drama, The End of Emerald Street

-Jerry Kenney visits downtown Dayton to talk to Leon Bay about his walking tours of historic sites relating to the Great Dayton Flood.

-Poor Will's Almanack: March 19 - 25, 2013, by Bill Felker

Jerry Kenney was introduced to WYSO by a friend and within a year of first tuning in became an avid listener and supporter. He began volunteering at the station in 1991 and began hosting Alpha Rhythms in February of 1992. Jerry joined the WYSO staff in 2007 as a host of All Things Considered and soon transitioned into hosting Morning Edition. In addition to now hosting All Things Considered, Jerry is the host and producer of WYSO Weekend, WYSO's weekly news and arts magazine. He has also produced several radio dramas for WYSO in collaboration with local theater companies. Jerry has won several Ohio AP awards as well as an award from PRINDI for his work with the WYSO news department. Jerry says that the best part of his job is being able to talk to people in the community and share their experiences with WYSO listeners.