Kurt Parsons is the Operations Manager for Townsquare Media Sedalia/Warrensburg. He began his broadcasting career at the age of 16 at his hometown radio station, KHMO, in Hannibal, Missouri. His career has included time with WJCL-FM in Savannah, Georgia; WKKW-FM in Morgantown, West Virginia; and WPWQ-FM in Quincy, Illinois. Before taking the Operations Manager position in Sedalia, Parsons spent three years as Digital Managing Editor, overseeing local content on station websites for Townsquare Media in Quincy, Illinois and Hannibal, Missouri.
2015 Barry Apple Festival [Photo Gallery]
The 46th annual Barry Apple Festival was held Thursday, October 1 through Sunday, October 4 in Barry, Illinois. The Barry Apple Festival is one of the region's most popular fall traditions, drawing thousands of visitors to the small Pike County community.
TV’s Hercules, Kevin Sorbo, to Appear at Hannibal-LaGrange University
Hannibal-LaGrange University will be holding their 74th annual Booster Banquet at 7 p.m. on Friday, November 20 at the Mabee Sports Complex. The Booster Banquet is known for bringing nationally known speakers to America's Hometown. This year, actor Kevin Sorbo - famous for his role as Hercules in th…
Quincy Mall Bringing a ‘Kid-Friendly’ Zombie Apocalypse to Mall-oween
Quincy Mall celebrates Halloween every year with their popular Mall-oween trick-or-treat event. In 2015, the mall is jumping on the pop culture zombie bandwagon and will be bringing a "kid-friendly" zombie apocalypse to Mall-oween.
34 Pounds of Marijuana Seized Following Vehicle Search Near Monroe City
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says that two Illinois residents were arrested following a traffic stop on Highway 36 near Monroe City on Monday night.
Open Casting Call For Hannibal Jaycees Haunted House
The Hannibal Jaycees Haunted House will open on Friday, October 2. Volunteers are needed to help pull of this year's haunted house, and the Jaycees will be holding an open casting call on Sunday.
Second Saturday Gallery Night – Behind the Scenes [Watch]
Second Saturday Gallery Night takes place every month in Hannibal. It gives the public a chance to enjoy an evening along Main Street, see new and special art exhibits, and maybe even win a prize. Michael Gaines, the executive director of the Hannibal Arts Council, gave us some behind the scenes inf…
Zombie Horde Wanted For Movie Being Shot in Hannibal
If you've ever wanted to be a zombie in a movie, here's your chance. The finishing touches are being put on American Revenant, a short film being shot in Hannibal that will bring the zombie apocalypse to America's Hometown. One big scene featuring a "zombie horde" st…
Hannibal Man Accused of Distributing Heroin
Hannibal Police say they arrested 23-year-old Devontae D. Ecford on Monday, September 14. Ecford is accused of selling heroin.
Hannibal Man Arrested for Selling Meth
A 22-year-old Hannibal man is accused of selling methamphetamine.
Fun Events in the Quincy/Hannibal Area to Look Forward to in October
The month of October is filled with kids in costumes, adults in costumes, lots of candy, pumpkins, and even a few of the year's biggest events! Here's a look at fun things to do around the Quincy/Hannibal area in October 2015.