Kurt Britnell became the Salem Head Football Coach in 2009. He recently made the decision to step down from the position to spend more time with his family. 88.1 the Park’s Alivia Wiacek spoke with him about the decision, his time with the team, and the future for Salem Football.
2018 Miss Michigan USA Elizabeth Johnson is a 2011 Salem High School graduate. She stopped by the 88.1 the Park studio to speak with 88.1 the Park’s Promotions Director, Sam Badger. They talked about her experience in pagents, expectations for the Miss USA Pagent and her years at Plymouth-Canton Educational Park.
In the Band Music Appreciation Studio will host their Spring 7 Inch Vinyl Release Party on Friday May 11, at Plymouth Arts & Recreation Complex. The concert will feature 14 bands on two stages, including an acoustic coffee house stage. 88.1 the Park’s News Director, Rebekah McBride, spoke with In the Band’s Director, Nick Brandon, about the concert and their work in the community.
Miller Woods is one of the great treasures in the Plymouth-Canton Community. The nature preserve is owned by the Plymouth-Canton Community Schools. The Friends of Miller Woods stewards the land through educational programs and awareness efforts. They will host a tour of the woods on Sunday April 29, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. More information is at their website, www.millerwoods.com. 88.1 the Park’s Public Affairs Director, Saba Mangla, spoke with Cheryl Bord, President of Friends of Miller Woods, to learn more about this community resource.
Plymouth-Canton Educational Park students will walk out of class on Friday April 20, to protest gun violence in schools. The second school walk out is on Friday to commemorate the anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. 88.1 the Park’s News Director, Rebekah McBride spoke with two of the P-CEP organizers, Jocelyn Brown and Raleigh Nolan.