September 23, 2014
4:51 pm
Lately on The Morning Meeting with Jay LeSeure...


Student Council members from Marquette Academy High School talk about Homecoming Week: Ryan Mann-Sophomore, Bekah Pearson-Senior, Lauren Meyer-Senior, John Lechtenberg-Junior, and Josh Kowalski-Junior.
Student Council members of Marquette Academy High School talk about Homecoming Week: Ryan Mann-Sophomore, Bekah Pearson-Senior, Lauren Meyer-Senior, John Lechtenberg-Junior, and Josh Kowalski-Junior.
State Senator Mike Frerichs (D) of Champaign County talks about his run for Treasurer of Illinois.
The final interview with cast members of Pirates Invade The Ballroom VI on Saturday 9/13/14 at OTHS Auditorium features members from each of the five ensemble decade-themed movie music performances: Andrew Evola (Freshman) - 70's, Gertie Barron (Junior) - 80's, Lexi Vogel (Freshman) - 70's, Elle Goetz (Sophomore) - 2000's,  McKe Tucker (Sophomore) - 60's, & Sam Pandolfi
16th District Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) talks with Jay LeSeure on "The Morning Meeting" September 10th about H.R. 5078, the Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2014; a House resolution condemning the Obama administration in not notifying Congress about the Bowe Bergdahl prisoner swap with the Taliban; and what the Congressman expects to hear from
"Starved Rock Country" Mazazine Brand Manager Matt Skelly and Publisher John Newby join Jay LeSeure talking about the September issue which includes articles on The Norway Store and a new entreprenurial effort called The Starved Rock Initiative. Also discussed are the editorial effort of the magazine as well as the concept behind "Starved Rock Country" as a marketing region
Student Producers Gavin McGettigan, Jade Poundstone, and Maggie Landers talk about the September 13th event for the OTHS Booster Club.
Cross Country team members Olivia Rhoades, Cory Bugelholl, and Thomas Lechtenberg.
Three members of the Marquette Crusaders Varsity Football team: Neal Durdan, John Lechtenberg, and Joe Wheatland .
Ottawa First President Larry Johnson talks about the annual Fireworks Raffle, the early-bird drawings, how to get a ticket, and more about the non-profit fireworks fundraising group and its community activites. And, how to get involved.
Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL 16) talks with Jay LeSeure on "The Morning Meeting" April 9th about a bi-partisan skills training bill that he is co-sponsoring, and also the Fort Hood shooting tragedy and on-base weapons.
Two of LaSalle County's young farmers, Justin Durdan and Bill McDonnell, talk with Jay LeSeure about farming in the 21st Century.
The underclassmen members of the 2014 Homecoming Court: Haleigh Couch - Sophomore, Emily Owens - Freshman, Caelyn Maltby - Freshman, Maddie Dougherty - Sophomore, Katie Sypniewski - Junior, and Emma Verona - Junior.
Among the 11 couples competing in the Sixth Annual Pirates Invade The Ballroom are: Seamus McGettigan & Casey Haywood - Juniors, Isaac Gassman & Lauren Walker - Juniors, and Ryan Vandervort & Alex McDonald - Sophomores.
Arnie Bandstra of the Ottawa Canal Association and Jerry Huslander of the LaSalle County Historical Society talk about the I & M Canal and its' history. And, a community invitation to the 30th Anniversary celebration of the I & M Canal Heritage Corridor Association on Sunday, August 24th, at the Toll House/Canal Boat display on the canal between LaSalle and Columbus Streets in Ottawa.
Most of the Seniors on the Marquette Academy High School Baseball team: Tyler Verona, Nolan Durdan, Joe Garland, Mike Hogan, Cole Lindhout, Matt Allen, Dalton Morris, Bryce Hinkelman, and Andrew Allen.
Mollie Perrot of the Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum talks about the history of Ottawa's Hilliard Bridge (1933-1982) after obtaining a photo album of the bridge construction from start to finish.

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Weekday mornings from 5:30 to 10:00 on WCMY1430 is hosted by Jay LeSeure, who has been starting the day for LaSalle County since 1985 with news, information, and conversation.

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