What is Newsmakers?
Newsmakers is a half-hour news interview program, airing weeknights on KGCS-TV and posted on the station YouTube site. KOAM-TV airs the program on Saturday mornings at 5:30 a.m.
It focuses on people and issues of interest to the Joplin region. The program is produced and hosted by Judy Stiles, KGCS General Manager. Students, staff and faculty from the station provide the production support.
March 2018 - Joplin Public Works Projects
Guest: David Hertzberg
March 2018 - Joplin Convention and Visitors Bureau
Guest: Patrick Tuttle
February 2018 - Carl Junction Business Expo
Guests: Gary Stubblefield, Garrett Terry
February 2018 - Cyber Security
Guests: Jason Rincker, Karma Wright
February 2018 - St. Louis Cardinals Caravan
Guests: Alex Mejia, Greg Garcia, Jose Martinez, John Gant, Danny Cox, Tom Lawless, Kyle McClellan
February 2018 - George Washington Carver National Monument 75th Anniversary
Guests: James Heaney, Randall Becker, Gayle O'Hare
January 2018 - Spiva Center for the Arts
Guest: Josie Mai
January 2018 - Credit Counseling
Guest: Cheryl Ray-Jones
January 2018 - Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Guest: Greg Spink
January 2018 - World War II Veteran
Guests: Joe Roe, Arla Price