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Oct 292012
 
Look for the ZEW Krewe and the Sports Dudes of WNSP tonight at the Fair for MediaLympics

Yep, medialympics, where the media folk take each other on, stepping up to the challenge with our best lattes forward tonight. Join us when we experience the rigors of being a champion shooter of ducks in a row, the struggle for that last bite for the fastest elephant ear eater, the agony of da feet in [...]

Oct 022012
 
Mobile Bay Estuary Program to hold public meeting for input about conservation management

The Mobile Bay National Estuary Program announced a public meeting (Oct. 4 at 6pm) for input on environmental values/concerns for management of waters, fish, wildlife
and lands in Baldwin County. The information will help craft a five year
plan for conservation management.

Sep 102012
 

In response to the ongoing odor, identified last April as tert-butyl mercaptan, Mobile County Health Department, the CDC and AL Dept. of Public Health will be conducting household surveys from 9/12 – 9/14, to discuss health issues, if any, and to investigate public health concerns.

Aug 292012
 

Hurricane Isaac still stalled on coastal Louisiana. In an interview on the Weather Channel, WRNO confirmed a levee was breeched in Plaquemines Parish. Plaquemines suffered a great deal of environmental contamination, and still does with layers of oil still lingering in some of the marshes. It was also reported earlier Plaquemines president may have incurred [...]

Aug 282012
 
ThyssenKrupp to cease operations until Thursday at 6:00 a.m.

ThyssenKrupp Steel USA To Cease Operations in Advance of Isaac In preparation for the probability of inclement weather associated with Tropical Storm Isaac, ThyssenKrupp Steel USA has announced that it will be ceasing operations at its Calvert, Alabama facility at 6:00 p.m. Monday, August 27 with the anticipation of resuming normal scheduled operations at 6:00 [...]

Aug 232012
 
Saenger Theatre debate heats up

Listen again to roundtable discussion held this morning on the ZEW airwaves about the CLA’s recent changes to the Saenger Theatre’s direction. David Rasp (Heroes), Kevin Lee (Lagniappe) and Christine (Center for the Living Arts) with Shane as the ‘moderator’, all had interesting things to say. Listen and send us your thoughts and opinions.

Jul 182012
 
92ZEW Benefit for Wendy Fisher's Kids

92ZEW is hosting a fundraising benefit at the Soul Kitchen for the children of Wendy Fisher, a single mother shot & killed on her own street, at the Soul Kitchen. Live music from Peek and silent auction of music memorabilia, including a Will Ferrill autographed cowbell, Keb Mo autographed lithograph and more.