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The Wake Up Call

The Wake Up Call

By 101.7 The Point

Miss a morning? Miss a lot! Hear the interviews about Richmond, Indiana and Also Wayne County, Indiana that you may have missed from "The Wake Up Call" with Phil Quinn. You can download this pod at iTunes as well and please leave a review!

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August 17th, 2017

August 17th, 2017 07:57am

We talk about the Great Darke County Fair with Brian and Doug from Greenville, OH. Also, Suzanne Derengowski from RCS Schools called in to talk about the first week of school. Karen Pipes, Centerville Town Council member, gets us hyped for Archway Days and we give you Biz Briefs brought to you by West End Bank. Whew!

August 16th, 2017

August 16th, 2017 08:45am

Leslie Bolser from More Than Words joined the program to talk about Respect. Also, it was another Wetnose Wednesday. We got to meet Miranda and Madison. Super cute. Finally, Quinn talks teacher salaries and how to brown-nose the teacher.

August 15th, 2017

August 15th, 2017 08:05am

We take another stab at explaining why racism needs to be immediately denounced. Better yet, we talk with Wes Tobin with IUE about the solar eclipse and Mark Lawrence from the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.

August 14th, 2017

August 14th, 2017 07:50am

Patrick Ripberger from Meridian Health joined me to talk leadership. Then Quinn bashed POTUS for his lack of leadership. The show either goes up or down from there. Download and take your pick.

August 11th, 2017

August 11th, 2017 07:46am

John Statzer from Richmond Neighborhood Restoration talks about how this group is changing the landscape in Richmond. Also, Beth Ann Darr from MRL talks about Adulting 101, a year long event. Phil talks about crazy cat ladies and climate change.

August 10th, 2017

August 10th, 2017 09:16am

Dr. Michael Johnson stops by to explain his podcast and research study on decompression of the spine. Also, Andrew Triana, an actor with RCT, portrays Tevia on the Main Stage performance of "Fiddler on the Roof."

August 9th, 2017

August 9th, 2017 08:00am

Emma Ullery from Brighter Path Inc. riding stables stopped by to talk about their new 501c3. Also, it was another #WetnoseWednesday. Jess have Mona in studio, a beautiful one-year-old cat. Check out our video on Facebook.

August 8th, 2017

August 8th, 2017 08:08am

RCS Superintendent, Todd Terrill stopped by the show to talk about first day jitters and a program to highlight what positive about public schools. Anthony Smith from Centerville Archway Days Committee lets us know how planning that event is going.

August 7th, 2017

August 7th, 2017 07:16am

Two grumpy old guys are back in studio. Tim Smock and Gary Kitchel joined us to talk Coach Baumgartner and high school sports in general. Also, Phil and Jeff talk about how to solve Old Reid demolition.

August 4th, 2017

August 4th, 2017 07:45am

Amy and Andy Dudas stopped by studio to talk about their purchase of a historic building downtown. Craig Towns talks JA golf outing. Suzanne Derengowski and Lt. Donnie Benedict from RPD remind us about school bus safety just in time for back to school. If that wasn't enough, how about this being a Free Plug Friday?!?

August 3rd, 2017

August 3rd, 2017 08:50am

Reid Health's Mother Baby Unit has changed its name to Reid Family Birthing Center. Stephanie and Heather from Reid are here to discuss. Phil goes on a nice rant about the increased, never to ever end, road construction. Also, it's another edition of Biz Briefs courtesy of West End Bank.

August 2nd, 2017

August 2nd, 2017 08:12am

Pavel Polanco-Safadit from Amigos stops by. Also, Jeff Lane claims the story we did on Dustin Diamon was a plant and that it was to only get headlines.

August 1st, 2017

August 1st, 2017 08:43am

We open up August with a conversation with First Bank Richmond who is sponsoring the State Fair Band Day coverage on the Point. Sara Coulter and Laurie Carr join us. Also, Mike Day from RCT talks about being part of a theater family as they prepare for Fiddler on the Roof opening up August 4th. Also, Tami Silverman from IYI talks adding more zzzz's to teens nights by delaying school start times.

July 31st, 2017

July 31st, 2017 07:47am

Patrick Ripberger from Meridian Health stops by to debunk the myth that there are bad children. Also, triathlete, Ashley Seib talks about her 1st triathlon and provides some motivation for your Monday. Jeff gets a C+ on his news. Find out why.

July 28th, 2017

July 28th, 2017 08:09am

Dave Stamm from the Stamm Koechlein Foundation has his radio debut to discuss why the family foundation has given close to 3mil in donations in last 15-20 years. Joanna Hahn from the Levi & Catherin Coffin House makes her show debut as well. They have an event coming up. Also Amber & Kay from FLAG talk about the need for host families for this year's teens in the foreign exchange student program.

July 27th, 2017

July 27th, 2017 08:09am

Mark Linderman from the Wayne County Health Department stops by to talk about what their office does. Suzanne Derengowski from RCS School board also provides an update and Scott Zimmerman from Center City talks about co-worker space at the Innovation Center!

July 26th, 2017

July 26th, 2017 08:53am

US Senator Joe Donnelly joined the show live from DC where the healthcare reform bill is on the verge of a vote. Also, we get an update on the Pro Bono 5K as well as the MRL Book the Plaza afternoon in Richmond.

July 25th, 2017

July 25th, 2017 08:02am

Earlham President, Alan Price, joined the show. Caroline Klemperer Green from the Chanticleer String Quartet also stopped by to talk about their Summer Music Festival. Matt Railsback from Communities In Schools and Jon Richwine from Backpack Blessings talk kids and their needs to be successful in the classroom.

July 24th, 2017

July 24th, 2017 08:01am

Ashley Sieb is back in studio to help motivate your Monday. It will work. We promise. Also, we talk dirty habits, playing with the iPhone at work, and who has the fastest drive thru.

July 21st, 2017

July 21st, 2017 08:33am

Lisa Suttle from Reid Health stopped by to talk about the progress being made with the Heroin is Here initiative. Also, hearing loss is a major concern for parents.

July 20th, 2017

July 20th, 2017 08:42am

We speak with the administrators of the popular Speak Out Scanner page about why and how 18K people follow their page. Also, Christie Ferriel from Reid Health talks I Heart Cooking event at Elstro Plaza. Also, Bo was in town. Did Phil get to talk to him? Sort of.

July 19th, 2017

July 19th, 2017 08:27am

It's a Wetnose Wednesday. You'll get to meet Jackson. See the video on our social pages as well. Also, because Quinn got the date wrong, It's not really Ice Cream Day. Tammy from Ullery's and Elijah from Muddy Monkey set the record straight. They brought ice cream and frozen yogurt to make up.

July 18th, 2017

July 18th, 2017 08:26am

Phil D'Amico from the Wayne County Area of Commerce is in the co-host chair.

July 17th, 2017

July 17th, 2017 08:28am

Patrick Ripberger from Meridian Health Services talked ADHD. Justin Burkhardt from Reid talks up Reid Ride happening this weekend. Also, two time Indiana Open Champion, Brian Maurer stops by to talk about his experience.

July 14th, 2017

July 14th, 2017 08:08am

Ronen Yoeli CEO and Dror De-Porto, Leslie Jacob, from Omen USA talk about the company's first USA Plant and about the community. It was also a Free Plug Friday brought to us by Richmond Baking. Finally, David Jetmore from RNR talks restoring old, historic homes in Richmond.

July 13th, 2017

July 13th, 2017 07:27am

The Chamber Farm Tour is coming up July 25th. Learn more about how to register at the Point's FB page. Also, Suzanne Derengowski from RCS school board provides a wrap up from last night's meeting. Also, we had another West End Bank Biz Briefs.

July 12th, 2017

July 12th, 2017 08:26am

Centerville Town Council member Karen Pipes joined the show to talk up the Community Fest event happening in C'ville July 22nd. Also, it was a Wetnose Wednesday with Hershel coming to the show. He's awesome and you can check out the video.

July 11th, 2017

July 11th, 2017 08:14am

How can you quickly calculate your salary? The Rock in 2020? Bo Van Pelt First Tee event and our QOD were all a part of the show.

July 10th, 2017

July 10th, 2017 07:53am

Leslie Bolser from More Than Words, a United Way funded program, talked to us about "collaboration" the July Word of the Month. Also, Terry Wiesehan from IUEast gives us the info on the upcoming Run with the Wolves 5K happening this Sat. Jeff gets a surprise from me.

July 7th, 2017

July 7th, 2017 09:04am

We meet new Cope Environmental Center Director Nathan Smallwood on today's show. Also, Vanessa Davis from the American Red Cross talks about the new location they are moving into with a Grand Opening set for July 10th. It's a Free Plug Friday so we give you everything happening in the area in one two minute segment.

July 6th, 2017

July 6th, 2017 08:04am

Nathan Riggs from INDOT came by to discuss the 50 million in road construction. Tami Silverman from IYI talks new Indiana laws that went into effect on July 1 and how they impact our youth. Also, Jeff and Phil talk about the death of a city employee while on the job.

July 5th, 2017

July 5th, 2017 07:52am

It's a Wetnose Wednesday and Rex joined the show. Also, Matt Railsback from Communities IN Schools stops by to talk about their Stuff the Bus event.

June 29th, 2017

July 5th, 2017 06:13am

Warren Fournier, Medical Director and CEO at the Richmond State Hospital stopped by to shine perspective on one of our community assets that we don't always see. Also, Caleb Smith from Richmond Farmer's Market talks up this weekend's market celebration at Elstro Plaza, and Suzanne Derengowski from RCS School board talks about last night's meeting.

July 3rd, 2017

July 3rd, 2017 08:42am

Former radio news director, Pam Fultz was back in town for the 4th and stopped by the studios to talk about radio, fakenews, and who to trust. It was great having her on the program.

June 28th, 2017

June 28th, 2017 08:07am

Gov. Eric Holcomb called in as he was making his way to Richmond for a luncheon with the members of the Chamber of Commerce. Also, Jeremy Scarette stopped by to talk Red, White, Boom, and it was a #WetnoseWednesday and we just had to meet Dutchess

June 27th, 2017

June 27th, 2017 08:21am

Phil remembers Phil Stafford, a longtime educator for RHS. There's some fun too as he wears sunglasses for the entire show. What a dork.

June 26th, 2017

June 26th, 2017 08:33am

We meet the Fricker's Lip Sync Challenge Champion, Jamie Scarette, talk CEC with Kaitlyn, and Financial Literacy with Dana Sinclair from Circles. Jeff is back and Phil missed him.

June 23rd, 2017

June 23rd, 2017 08:11am

Today we speak with 2017 Athena Award Winner, Angie Dickman about that wonderful honor. We also chat with Sharrie Harlin from Reid Health about Reid Ride and changes to ACA. Kyle Turner stops by as well to talk up the Centerville Community Days.

June 22nd, 2017

June 22nd, 2017 08:20am

We discuss the Osborn Job Fair hosted in part by Manpower of Richmond. Also, Phil rants on healthcare and we recap the Semi final of the Fricker's Lip Sync Challenge. Catherine Blyth from Reid discusses geriatric healthcare through the hospital.

June 21st, 2017

June 21st, 2017 08:48am

Senator Joe Donnelly talks health care, North Korea, protecting VA care and ridding our country of Opana. We also have another Wetnose Wednesday to help lighten the mood a little.

June 20th, 2017

June 20th, 2017 09:38am

Another packed show recapping the RCO event, talking about the Rotary Centennial event, and we even have a Tesh Tuesday!

June 20th, 2017

June 20th, 2017 09:38am

Another packed show recapping the RCO event, talking about the Rotary Centennial event, and we even have a Tesh Tuesday!

June 19th, 2017

June 19th, 2017 08:24am

Ray Ontko is in the co-host chair and we had a lot to discuss. The Richmond Shakespeare Festival and the Richmond Community Festival are just two of the organizations we discuss this morning.

June 16th, 2017

June 16th, 2017 08:14am

Eric Marsh is in the co-host chair. Chad Bolser from Ivy Tech comes by as well. Good and Big changes coming to Ivy Tech. Also, we talk about your favorite card games.

June 15th, 2017

June 15th, 2017 08:05am

Lance and Shawn from Richmond Art Museum joined the show to talk about the Secret Garden Tour. Also, Dana and Patty jump on to talk about the "Like a Boss" Interviewing workshop that happens tomorrow. Suzanne Derengowski talks about school book fees that are taking an increase and why that's not a big news item and Quinn and Jeff chat about Bad Dad Jokes.

June 14th, 2017

June 14th, 2017 08:01am

Karen Pipes, Centerville Town Council member, joined the show. Also, Tami Silverman talks annual Kids Count report. Jeff and Phil talk about Kroger's bid to buy Marsh, and the city of Richmond takes another step toward removing the former Reid Hospital.

June 13th, 2017

June 13th, 2017 08:07am

Kelley Cruse Nicolson is in the co-host chair. Also, Matt Smith from Lifted Church stops by to talk about the Party at the Park event his church is sponsoring.

June 12th, 2017

June 12th, 2017 08:36am

Tom Williams and Sharon Harlin stop by to talk about the upcoming job fair happening at the Innovation Center on June 20th. Also, Quinn discusses the misuse of 911 and we recap a beautiful weekend with Jeff Lane.

June 9th, 2017

June 9th, 2017 09:08am

Dick and Linda Butler recently purchased the McGuire House at 1903 E Main St. It's a renovation project by Richmond Neighborhood Restoration. We talk with them and Chad Stegner with RNR about this success story. Also, RPD Chief Jim Branum and Lloyd Spicer from Ivy Tech stop by as well.

June 8th, 2017

June 8th, 2017 09:27am

A busy show with Tami Silverman from IYI talking childhood trauma, and from INDOT, Nathan Riggs on area's expanded road construction. Jeff and Quinn talk sharks in the city pool.