Mary Reichard

Kicker: Football queen

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Mississippi high school senior Kaylee Foster was crowned homecoming queen earlier this month, with a tiara placed gracefully on her head.

Kicker: Drive and dive

MARY REICHARD, HOST: A driving lesson went off the deep end in Maryland last week when a car jumped a curb, crashed through a fence, and landed in a swimming pool.

Kicker: Pigeon racing

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Pigeon racing may not be your sport of choice. But in China, it’s popular. It’s not hard to understand why- the grand prize is $160,000!

Legal Docket: Discrimination at Harvard?

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 17th of September, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Some Asian-Americans say Harvard discriminates against them in the admissions process, and they’ve sued to stop it.

Kicker: Mayor Lucy Lou

MARY REICHARD, HOST: The town of Rabbit Hash, Kentucky, is mourning the loss of its first female mayor. Residents say they’re sad but they knew she was getting up in years.

Listener feedback

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, September 14th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. It’s time for listener feedback!

Green rush part 3

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 13th of September, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. You’ve heard of the Gold Rush, and now we have the Green Rush. That’s the push to legalize marijuana. Canada’s...

Kicker: 109-year-old birthday dinner

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Helen Self is used to getting attention for her age. After all, she’s 109 years old!

Legal Docket: Conversion therapy

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 10th of September, 2018.

Kicker: Yes, ma’am

NICK EICHER, HOST: 10-year-old Tamarion Wilson is a well-trained, polite young man. When he addresses adults, it’s yes ma’am, yes sir or no ma’am, no sir.