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Donn on the air March 2011

Donn on the air March 2011

Donn Emis returned to KMZU/KAOL in March of 2010 as Sports Director and came to Carrollton in part to spearhead the process of launching 1430 Sports KAOL as an all-sports station.With KAOL up and running Donn moved into an afternoon role on KMZU for several years. In 2013 he returned to mornings, a gig he had held on The Farm from 1988-1994. Donn keeps you company weekdays from 6 until 10 a.m. Donn is glad to be back in the area where he grew up (Corder, MO and a Higginsville High School graduate)…after being in Northwest Arkansas since 1998. Donn has been married to Judy (for 37 years) and has 3 daughters (Krista, Erin and Moriah) and one granddaughter (Jadyn).  His parents (Glenn and Dorothy Emis) still live in Corder.

KMZU “MORNING CHALLENGE”

(“Moon Pie” Week)

MONDAY 2/23/15

Moon Pies were developed in 1917 when a worker told a traveling salesman he wanted a snack as big as the Moon.  What kind of job did the worker have?

(Coal Miner in Kentucky)

TUESDAY 2/24/15

How much did a Moon Pie originally cost?

(5 cents)

WEDNESDAY 2/25/15

What’s in the middle of a Moon Pie?

(marshmallow with chocolate and graham)

THURSDAY 2/26/15

A Moon Pie eating contest is held every year in Bessemer, Alabama.  And in 2010…Sonya Thomas (The Black Widow)(born in South Korea)…set a record by eating how many Moon Pies in 8 minutes?  She is a Professional Competitive Eater.

(38)

FRIDAY 2/27/15

After the original “Chocolate” Moon Pie…two other flavors were introduced in the 60’s…Vanilla and what other flavor?

(Banana)

 

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