Twenty-five years, a quarter of a century.
How much can you accomplish in this time frame?
As they say, time flies when you’re having fun.
Twenty-five years ago today, Ernie Manouse joined Houston Public Media.
And you’ve let it come into your lives and yours ever since.
Matt Harab has an “investigative piece” on Who is Ernie Manouse? You’ll hear from Ernie’s friends, colleagues and former celebrities including former Houston Mayor Annise Parker, Lyle Lovett, Suze Orman, Barbara Tylor Bradford, Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo and Lisa Shumate.
Then Sunny 99.1’s Dana tyson remembers Ernie’s past shows, Weeknight Edition and Manor of Speaking, with his co-hosts and on-air colleagues Doris Childress, Doug Mueller and Luke Wrobel.
In the third segment, producers Catherine Lu and Brenda Valdivia answer calls from listeners who share memories of watching and listening to Ernie over the years. In addition, we hear the proclamation of May 21, 2021 by the Mayor of Houston, Sylvester Turner, “Ernie Manouse Day”.
Town Square with Ernie Manouse is a gathering space for the community to come together and discuss the most important and pressing issues of the day.
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