StoryCorps Project

WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu March 6, 2014

STORYCORPS: Lexington Musicians Chime In On Smoking Ban

L To R...Local musicians Rob Theakston and Ben Allen
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week two musicians who've played Lexington's hot spots before, during, and after the no-smoking ordinance.

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu February 13, 2014

STORYCORPS: What About The Tobacco Farmer?

Long-time tobacco farmer Frank Penn and the Lexington Herald Leader's Jamie Lucke talk about the tenth anniversary of the city's No-Smoking ordinance
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

Today in StoryCorps we hear from someone whose life and livelihood became affected by the rising tide of anti-tobacco sentiment.

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu February 6, 2014

STORYCORPS: The Night Lex's Urban Co. Council Made State History

L to R, Dr. Ellen Hahn, and Carol Riker
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week's StoryCorps segment concerns July 1st, 2003; the night Lexington became the first city in Ky. to pass a no-smoking ordinance.

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu January 30, 2014

STORYCORPS: Smoking, Lung Cancer, and 50 Years Of Surgeon General Warnings

From Left, Doctors James Holsinger and Tim Mullett
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week we hear from two local physicians who have seen more than their fair share of cases of lung cancer in the Commonwealth.

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