Focus On The Community is a community affairs program hosted by Frank Rush.
If you have a community topic that would appeal to WZJK listeners and would like to be considered for an interview, call (812) 420-2518.
Below are some of our past shows.
Focus On The Community Podcasts
Danielle Shockey, CEO of Girl Scouts of Central Indiana, talks about how Girl Scout cookie time is more than great cookies. It is a time to teach girls about
Tami Silverman with the Indiana Youth Institute talks kids health and the challenges of keeping kids healthy. Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0
Terre Haute Mayor Duke Bennett talks about what we can expect in 2019 Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0
Scott Burns of Western Indiana Recovery Services at Hamilton Center talks about opioid addiction and treatments available. Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0
Former Indiana State Police PIO Sgt. Joe Watts talks about his retirement and how police work has changed over the past 30 years. Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket
Tami Silverman of Indiana Youth Institute talks about helping kids handle the stress of the holidays. Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0
Envoy Sue Linden from the Terre Haute Salvation Army talks about how their bell ringing campaign is going and how you, your business or place of work can help.
Tim Maniscalo of the Better Business Bureau on Holiday Scams you need to be aware of. Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0
Tami Silverman of Indiana Youth Institute talks about the Promise Indiana Program: How to get young kids as early as elementary school to realize what they have the potential
Mark Shayotovich, Director of Business Affairs with the Clay Community School Corporation, talks about school finances in Clay County, the artificial turf at Northview and more. Tweet Share 0
Area 7 Agency on Aging Director Gloria Wetnight (part of the West Central Indiana Economic Development District) talks about the many services that the agency provides and how they
The Terre Haute Women’s Club talks about the shoe bus and how they can provide shoes for children in need. They will be having a fundraiser called ‘Brews for
Rita Kaperack talks about the program, who they serve, where the meals come from and how they could expand into some of the outlying areas. Tweet Share 0 Reddit
Terre Haute Fire Chief, Jeff Fisher, spoke with us about fall safety, how you need to clean and check your furnace, and also about how you should check and
Principal, Sheryl Jordon and 4th Grade Teacher Chuck Fry talk about how Staunton Elem School in Clay County is now a Blue Ribbon School! Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1
Tim Maniscalo, President and CEO of the Better Business Bureau of Central Indiana talks about scams that can happen with natural disaster donations, rescue dogs, fake grants and even fake
Susan Smith Roads, the Senior Director of Ask Rose explains what the program is and how it works. Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0
Susan Linden Administrator and Pastor of local branch of the Salvation Army talks about the programs they offer locally to serve the community. Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn
Sharon Kerry, Executive Director of the Crisis Pregnancy Center, talks about who they are, what they do and how they serve men and women both young and old. Tweet
Mary Yelton and Julia Hoffa from CRADLES of Clay County Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0
YMCA CEO Ryan Pennrod on what the Y is doing in Vigo, Clay and Putnam counties and their programs. Also talked about the closing of the Vigo County facility
Tammi Silverman of the Indiana Youth Institute on the Kids County Data Book and what it shows about kids in Indiana and the stress that kids deal with at
Tim Maniscalo President/CEO of the Better Business Bureau of Central Indiana discussed back to school and how shoppers need to be aware of scam websites. He also discussed how some birth
Marsha Miller and Bionca Gambill from the League of Women Voters spoke about the Women’s Equality Day March on August 27th on the campus of Indiana State University. Tweet Share
Dave Patterson of the Convention and Visitors Bureau talked about the air show and some future events coming to town Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0
Terre Haute Mayor Duke Bennett talks about events around town, the state of the city, the budget, upcoming projects, and more! Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0