Tales from the South

Thursdays, 8-8:30 p.m. on KUAR
  • Hosted by Paula Morell

True stories told by the Southerners who lived them. The program is recorded in front of a live audience at restaurants and venues throughout Arkansas and the South.

The program is hosted by Paula Martin Morell.

Tales from the South welcomes submissions from all Arkansans. Visit the program's website to learn more.

A note about program scheduling:

Shows are recorded on Tuesday nights and air on KUAR two weeks later on Thursday night.

The podcast of the show that airs Thursday is posted on that morning.

TFTS-240 "End Hate III" April 20, 2015

Apr 23, 2015

Tales from the South, Episode 241: End Hate III, part I.

Featuring Carlos Cervantes and Adrian Jones.

TFTS #239 Tin Roof, April 7, 2015

Apr 20, 2015

TFTS-238 "A Turn of Events" April 6, 2015

Apr 6, 2015

On this week's show stories about A Turn of Events: Alan Reese - Three Days / Emily Noah - Staying with Steve / Suzi Branton - Suck It Pinterest. Musical guest Mark Currey.

TFTS-237 "Learning Curve" March 30, 2015

Mar 30, 2015

On this week's show stories about learning curves: Claire Green - Whale Love / Tom Hopkins - It's a Learning Experience / Jimmie vonTungeln - My Short Life of Crime. Musical guests Amy Garland Angel and Bonnie Montgomery.

TFTS-236 "Communication" March 23, 2015

Mar 23, 2015

On this week's show, stories about communication: Jane Ellen Quinn - Voice of the Heart / Vicki Penny - A Southern Dance / Roger Schoffett - Das Boat. Musical guest Shannon Wurst.



TFTS-235 "End Hate 2" March 16, 2015

Mar 16, 2015

On this show, part 2 of our End Hate special with stories about the LGBT experience: Debbie Steward - 1982 / Jill Duvall - Lucky Girl / Rebecca Buchanan - That Day. Musical guests Bonnie Montgomery and Amy Garland Angel.

TFTS-234 "Strong Southern Women" March 12, 2014

Mar 12, 2015

On this week's show, stories about strong southern women: Garbo Hearne - Early Southern Life / Mara Leveritt - A Civil Rights Story That's Not About Color / Crystal C Mercer - Stronger Because of Her. Musical guest Harmony.

TFTS-233 "End Hate 1" March 4, 2015

Mar 4, 2015

On this show, part 1 of 2 of our End Hate special, with stories about the LGBT experience: Randi Romo - Tree Climber / Tippi McCullough - Split-Tailed Girls,  Chocolate Gravy and Walter White / Zeke Taylor - Dancing in the Dark. Musical guests Brad Williams and Nick Devlin of the Salty Dogs.

TTS-232 "Making Assumptions" February 23, 2015

Feb 23, 2015

On this week's show, stories about making assumptions: B. William Bower - Run, Iris Run! / Colin E. Woodward - Searching for Johnny Cash / Conrad Shumaker - Chicken Snake. Musical guest Brad Williams and Issac Alexander. 


On this week's show, stories about the service industry: Skip Dahlgren - The Boatyard / Rhett Brinkley - The Hunger Games / Bill Scott - Noodle. Musical guest The Salty Dogs.