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-204 "Lasting Impressions" July 28, 2014

Jul 28, 2014

On this week's show, stories about lasting impressions: Mickey Jordan - Richard Weaver R.I.P. / Rich Shumate - Adventures in Substitution / Alice Vantrease - Strom Thurmond's Tea Party. Musical guest Brad Williams.

TFTS-203 "Stranger In a Strange Land" July 21, 2014

Jul 21, 2014

On this week's show, stories about being the stranger in a strange land: Don Taylor - Walla Walla Willie / Kandy Jones - I Can't Get No Satisfaction / Bill Scott - El Language Barrier. Musical guest The Salty Dogs.

TFTS-202 "TR47 Adam Smith" July 14, 2014

Jul 14, 2014

On this week's show, Tin Roof Project #47 with photographer Adam Smith reading "A Strong Current, Twice" and QnA with Paula and the audience. Musical guests Brad and Amy Williams.

TFTS-201 "On The Fringe" July 7, 2014

Jul 7, 2014

On this week's show, stories about being on the fringe: Faith White - At the Copa / Larry Taylor - My Family Is a Little Different / George Smith - The Day Justice Died. Musical guest The Salty Dogs.

TFTS-200 "Ticking Timebomb" June 30, 2014

Jun 30, 2014

On this week's show, stories about the ticking timebombs in life: Sandra Spotts Hamilton - The Green Gauntlet / Elaine Walizer - We Could Get Lucky / Ed Gubbins - Incontinence. Musical guest Amy Garland Angel.

TFTS-199 "Interference" June 23, 2013

Jun 22, 2014

On this week's show we're on location at The Main Stage in Eureka Springs, Arkansas with stories about interference: Chris Hancock - Apples and Trees and Their Proximities / Roger Shoffit - Flour Power / MB McQueen - Heaven and L. Musical guest Justin McGoldrick and Kirk and Kara Ashworth.

TFTS-OMKC 2014, June 21, 2014

Jun 21, 2014

On this special Tales form the South podcast, we're on location at the C.A. Vines 4H Center in Ferndale, Arkansas for the 2014 Operation Military Kids Movie and Arts Camp, with stories from the campers about about being a kid with parents in the military.  "Going to Germany" by Jonathan Blair / "The Day Before" by Tyrell Bennett / "The Best Birthday" by Chloe Beggs / "Spring Break Okinawa 2012" by Hallie Lubenski / "It's Not a Statue" by Ralen Plege.

TFTS-198 "TR46 Zeek Taylor" June 16, 2014

Jun 16, 2014

On this week's show, Tin Roof Project #46 with Zeek Taylor reading "Pierced" and QnA with Paula and the audience. Musical guest The Salty Dogs.

TFTS-128E "TR31 Kevin Kresse" June 9, 2014

Jun 9, 2014

On this week's podcast, it's an encore presentation of Tin Roof Project #31 with Kevin Kresse reading "The Eye of the Beholder" and QnA with Paula and the audience. Musical guest Brad Williams.

On this week's podcast it's an encore presentation of Tin Roof Project #35 with John Hornor Jacobs reading "George Paul Eldridge" and QnA with Paula and the audience. Musical guest Brad Williams.

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