John Wirt http://wrkf.org en MONDAY: La. State Police Superintendent Mike Edmonson; The Advocate's John Wirt http://wrkf.org/post/monday-la-state-police-superintendent-mike-edmonson-advocates-john-wirt <p>Louisiana State Police Superintendent Colonel Mike Edmonson&nbsp;joins Jim in studio to discuss the happenings of the state police, recent legislation concerning the state police, and much, much more.</p><p>The Advocate's entertainment writer John Wirt&nbsp;joins Jim in studio to talk about recent entertainment events around the state, like the Essence Festival which set a record turnout.</p><p>Also, Christy Kirby and Pamela Vannorman stop by the studio to discuss their involvement with the 4th Annual BRAND Charity Golf Tournament coming up which is being held to raise money for disabled veterans.</p><p></p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:06:46 +0000 Jim Engster 29680 at http://wrkf.org FRIDAY: LFT President Steve Monaghan, Advocate Entertainment Writer John Wirt http://wrkf.org/post/friday-lft-president-steve-monaghan-advocate-entertainment-writer-john-wirt <p></p><p>Jim talks with Louisiana Federation of Teachers President Steve Monaghan about the U.S. Justice Department's challenge of the state's private school vouchers program.</p><p>A visit with Advocate entertainment writer and critic John Wirt</p><p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 17:39:11 +0000 Jim Engster 15435 at http://wrkf.org FRIDAY: LFT President Steve Monaghan, Advocate Entertainment Writer John Wirt FRIDAY: Opera Star Ashraf Sewailam, The Advocate's John Wirt http://wrkf.org/post/friday-opera-star-ashraf-sewailam-advocates-john-wirt <p>Egyptian opera star Ashraf Sewailam discusses his upcoming appearance in Baton Rouge, and the current unrest in his home country.</p><p>Advocate entertainment writer John Wirt talks about the Louisiana connection at this Sunday's Academy Awards show.</p><p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 15:09:40 +0000 Jim Engster 6549 at http://wrkf.org