Steve Hirschberg

New Documentary About Ruth Lyons Released

Dec 22, 2011

There is a new DVD documentary about the life and career of local television pioneer Ruth Lyons. Her 50-50 Club was broadcast in Cincinnati, Dayton, Columbus and Indianapolis. Lyons began on Cincinnati radio in the late 1930's and, after switching over to television, she remained a popular figure until deteriorating health forced her to retire in the mid 1960's. Mark Magistrelli and David Ashbrock co-produced the Lyons documentary.

Frankfort Plans for Beshear Inauguration

Dec 13, 2011

Today is a big day in Frankfort. Governor Steve Beshear will be inaugurated for his second term. It will be Kentucky's 59th gubernatorial inauguration. There is a variety of traditions that go along with the event. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg asked Beshear spokesperson Kerri Richardson to talk about some of them.