Day: August 2, 2018

Thursday morning news: August 2, 2018

Wildfire update » A massive wildfire rampaging through Northern California is now one of the largest in the state’s history.

Growth in classical education

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Thursday, August 2nd, 2018. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up on The World and Everything in It, the resurgence of classical education.

Legalizing marijuana

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Up next on The WORLD and Everything In It, the push to legalize marijuana use.

Kicker: Lost violin

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: An employee at a pawn shop in Massachusetts scored quite a bargain when he purchased an old violin last month from a customer.

Southeast Hope Award: Jump Start

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, August 2nd. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Coming next on The World and Everything in It,  the final regional winner in the 2018 Hope Awards for Effective Compassion.

Listening In preview: Philip Sandifer

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It: a preview of this week’s Listening In.

Marvin Olasky: Religion in the public square

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Thursday, August 2nd. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Next up, a selection from Marvin Olasky’s book, World View. It’s a book of Marvin’s best columns from the last 25 years. This one originally...