Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New York City, this funny and romantic comedy soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters including: Sarah Brown, the upright but uptight "mission doll," out to reform the evildoers of Times Square; Sky Masterson, the slick, high-rolling gambler; Adelaide, the chronically ill nightclub performer; Nathan Detroit, her devoted fianc?, desperate as always to find a spot for his infamous floating crap game.

Greenville, NC - June 2006 –

I waited for the second CD from The 5 Browns before deciding to write a review. Impressive as their first disc was, there were several questions I needed answered about the talented five siblings before I could fully embrace their rise to classical stardom.

The Cumberland Wind Quintet's latest offering is the only CD there is that includes transcriptions of three of Gustav Mahler's songs and a tribute to early Grand Ole Opry icon "Uncle" Dave Macon, complete with quintet members trading some of Dave's corny, corny jokes.

May 2006 –

Rep. Stephen Laroque challenged results of 10th district Republican primary

George Olsen

Kinston, NC – INTRO - Last month the Lenoir County Board of Elections upheld a challenge from the May primary by 10th District state Representative Stephen Laroque. They forwarded their findings to the state Board of Elections the first step in a possible second election. George Olsen has more.

Public Radio East's morning classical music host, Finley Woolston, has put together a "who's who" of Eastern North Carolina musicians for an afternoon concert you won't want to miss.

New Bern, NC –

Join Public Radio East on Sunday, May 21, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. for Finley and Friends, A Benefit Concert at Orringer Auditorium on the campus of Craven Community College.