KSMU’s A Sense of Place continues this Wednesday, July 23 with a look at the historic Aid’s building in downtown West Plains. The former hardware store dates back to the late 19th Century. Still owned by the Aid family, the building continues to be a central feature in West Plains’ downtown landscape. This edition of A Sense of Place will air on Wednesday, July 23, in two segments at 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. More information and audio archives of the series can be found on KSMU’s web site. The series is supported by The History Museum for Springfield-Greene County, a CFO Endowment Partner, and Founders Park.
The Community Foundation of West Plains will be featured on July 31 with two segments airing at 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. as part of KSMU’s Making a Difference Where You Live series. Making a Difference Where You Live is a collaboration between KSMU and the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. Each quarter the series will focus on a topic that explores how volunteerism and philanthropic efforts address community needs.