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September 14, 2019

Jim Auchmutey, a journalist who wrote for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution for almost 30 years, specializing in stories about the South and its history and culture, talks about his new book, “Smokelore: A Short History of Barbecue in America,” and how the history of barbecue parallels the history of our country. Guest host is John Shelton Reed coauthor of “Holy Smoke: The Big Book of North Carolina Barbecue”


September 6, 2019: NFL Preview

Debby and Aaron talk pro football: old and young quarterbacks, a wide-open field, and an inspiring story about Tampa Bay's coaching staff.

September 11, 2019: Firearm Safety

Ashley and Aaron talk firearm safety after an Orange County Commissioners meeting - but not before forging common ground on two big issues.