This week’s Mountain Streams Magazine features musicians with roots in Mineral County, in anticipation of the upcoming Minco Music Heritage Festival. It includes music by Thunder Hill and conversation with founding member Jim Broome, along with songs and tunes from Bob Shank, Missy Raines, Joe & Donna Winebrenner, Israel & Tom Welch, Ben Townsend, Andy Agnew JR, and Karen McDonald. It is broadcast Saturday, June 1, 11:00 AM; Sunday, June 2, 10:00 AM; and Monday, June 3, 7:00 PM.
This special Memorial Day show features audio highlights from the April 28 dedication service for the new Army Corporal William Eugene Shank Memorial Bridge in Burlington, WV. Burllington native Eugene Shank lost his life in the Pacific during World War II at the age of 19. His boyhood friend, 93-year-old John Lowell Huffman, reflects upon their friendship and his efforts to memorialize his friend’s sacrifice. Listen to, or Download Mountain Streams Magazine 2019 Memorial Day Special