Tagged: ben fry

Bobby Ampezzan Joins Statewide Radio Network

by Kyle Massey 4/29/2016 4:35 pm

Natural State News, a regional collaboration of Arkansas public radio stations based at KUAR-FM in Little Rock, announced that Bobby Ampezzan has been hired as the project's managing editor.

Ben Fry’s Death Prompts Flood of Grief, Tributes

by Kyle Massey 3/21/2016 12:00 am

The outpouring was swift and heartfelt after University of Arkansas at Little Rock public radio leader Ben Fry died in his sleep March 10 after almost 30 years of shaping campus stations KUAR and KLRE.

KUAR/KLRE General Manager Ben Fry Dies at 54

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/10/2016 11:31 am

Ben Fry, the longtime general manager of Little Rock public radio stations KUAR and KLRE died early Thursday. He was 54.

Weekend To-Do List: 5 Happenings to Cap Off the Week

by Jess Ardrey 1/8/2015 8:28 am

It’s the first full work week of 2015 and you deserve a weekend. Lucky for you, we’ve got a pretty sweet next couple of days as a reward. Here’s what’s going on in the city this weekend.

KUAR's Malcolm Glover Signs Off for New Career Helping Veterans

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/20/2014 12:00 am

Malcolm Glover, who has hosted various programs at the Little Rock NPR affiliate since 2007, was hosting the local content of Morning Edition before he left the station last week.

Nathan Vandiver Steps In as Interim Program Director at KUAR

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/8/2013 12:00 am

Nathan Vandiver is filling in for Regina Scruggs, who left at the end of April. Scruggs was appointed in November to fill in for Ron Breeding, who departed in July 2012. General Manager Ben Fry said Scruggs’ departure was amiable.

KUAR Hires Karen Steward as Content Development Director

by Kate Knable 2/11/2013 12:00 am

The content development director job is a position KUAR created when restructuring its staff after the departure last spring of longtime Program Director Ron Breeding.

Regina Scruggs Takes on KUAR As Staff Restructures

by Kate Knable 11/5/2012 12:00 am

KUAR-FM, 89.1, rearranged its leadership structure last week, according to station General Manager Ben Fry.

Entries Sought for Screenwriting Competition

by Karen Martin 11/16/2010 7:36 am

Short and feature-length screenplays are being accepted through Dec. 15 in the Ozark Foothills Screenwriting Competition. Entry is limited to writers who have not yet had their work produced or optioned.