Nick Eicher

Kicker: Scripps winner

NICK EICHER, HOST: The 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee champion is 14-year-old Karthik Nemmani.

Kicker: Going the distance

NICK EICHER, HOST: Call it a providential misstep.

Kicker: Ocean journey

NICK EICHER, HOST: If all goes according to plan, 50-year-old Ben Lecomte will become the first person to swim across the Pacific Ocean. It’s expected to take six months before he lands on the shores of San Francisco. Lecomte set off from Japan on May 20th.

Monday Moneybeat

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Monday, June 4th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It, the Monday Moneybeat.

Spring giving drive

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Friday, the first day of June, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s episode of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard.

Culture Friday: Questions from WJI students

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Well, today is the first day of June, 2018, and you’re listening to The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Today as I’ve been the past two weeks in Sioux Center, Iowa, on the campus of Dordt College. We’re here for the 20th...

Kicker: Bear break-in

NICK EICHER, HOST: Bear watching is a summer pastime in some rural parts of the country.

Kicker: Headstander

NICK EICHER, HOST: Some people collect stamps. Some like to hike. Anne Bruinooge has a more unusual hobby: doing headstands.

Kicker: Feather clean-up

NICK EICHER, HOST: What’s easier to scoop up: a pound of feathers or a pound of lead?

Monday Moneybeat

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Monday, May 28th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It, the Monday Moneybeat.