A monthly podcast featuring lifestyle information, veterans stories, Show Tunes spotlight and the music of the 40's, 50's, 60's and 70's, with trivia and the stories behind the songs.
The Greatest Memories – January 2023
Happy 2023! We start the new year with a story about a 99-year old lady who worked with (then) Princess Elizabeth during the World War II years...John Jones tells you about a 1959 movie that's now a musical on Show Tunes Spotlight...a follow-up on last month's Wreaths Across America...Ben's memories on WMAZ radio...plus Music Trivia Challenge, Spotlight Artist and a look back at headlines from 50 Januarys ago.
The Greatest Memories – December 2022
A World War II Veteran's story of giving back...Your Memories of Christmas presents...John Jones answers the question "Who Is Tim Minchin?" on Show Tunes Spotlight...Middle GA Honor Flight completes Mission #12...and our December tradition continues. We wish you and yours a safe and happy holiday season and look forward to entertaining you in 2023 !
The Greatest Memories – November 2022
A 95-year old World War II veteran's story of survival...John Jones salutes songwriter Jule Steyn on Show Tunes Spotlight...an old school building gets new life in Monticello, Georgia...residents of The Cottages of Monroe tell us what they're most thankful for...plus music trivia, news headlines from 60 Novembers ago and more.
The Greatest Memories – October 2022
A new novel by John Pruitt...Broadway says goodbye to its longest-running show on Show Tunes Spotlight....Mercer on Mission honors veterans of the Korean War, at home and abroad....your memories of Halloween....music trivia, spotlight artist, milestone birthdays and more.
The Greatest Memories – September 2022
Remembering Macon, Georgia's only Medal of Honor recipient...Piano Days, a new novel by author Don Reid...John Jones compares New York's Broadway and London's West End on Show Tunes Spotlight...Your memories of school days...News Headlines from 45 Septembers ago...plus music trivia and more.
The Greatest Memories – August 2022
This month Jeff Battcher talks about the RBI program (Reviving Baseball in Innercities), and LTC (Ret) Marilla Cushman explains the mission of the Military Women's Memorial. John Jones has one of the biggest acting and vocal challenges in musical theatre on "Show Tunes Spotlight." Ben has some radio memories from 1972, plus celebrity milestone senior birthdays, news headlines from August 1967, spotlight artist and more.