On today's show, how faith leaders are talking with congregants about the virus and the vaccines. Plus a 30th season for Walton Arts Center after the 29th was cut short because of the pandemic, and much more.
President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris believe that invoking community leaders helps build trust in the new COVID-19 vaccinations, especially in minorities communities. Religious leaders across Northwest Arkansas and into the River Valley have done their part, having conversations about the safety of the vaccines and even hosting vaccination clinics on their sites.
This week John Brummett, political columnist with the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, and Roby Brock, with our partner Talk Business and Politics, discuss the continued fundraising success for the Sarah Huckabee Sanders and the concerning rise in virus cases in Arkansas.
Later this year the Walton Arts Center will have a full season after having to cut last year's season short. To mark the upcoming 30th anniversary season, the venue is seeking patrons' memories fo the first 29 seasons.