Kurt Parsons is the Operations Manager for Townsquare Media Sedalia/Warrensburg. He began his broadcasting career at the age of 16 at his hometown radio station, KHMO, in Hannibal, Missouri. His career has included time with WJCL-FM in Savannah, Georgia; WKKW-FM in Morgantown, West Virginia; and WPWQ-FM in Quincy, Illinois. Before taking the Operations Manager position in Sedalia, Parsons spent three years as Digital Managing Editor, overseeing local content on station websites for Townsquare Media in Quincy, Illinois and Hannibal, Missouri.
Survey Reveals Top Mistakes Job Seekers Make on Social Media
Are you looking for a job? Do you have a Facebook account? Twitter? Instagram? Be careful what you post. That's the word from a new survey out from staffing firm OfficeTeam, which reveals the top social media mistakes HR managers say take job seekers out of the running for a position.
Funny News Headlines From Across Missouri
We all love weird, funny and bizarre news stories, don't we? For many of us, those are the stories that make the news worth reading! Here are some crazy headlines from around Missouri.
Hilarious Sign at Missouri Grade School Keeps Things in Perspective
Here's a sign I came across a while back at the baseball field behind the elementary school in New London, Missouri. Don't we all know at least one person that could stand to take a close look at this?
Search Missouri’s Unclaimed Property Database to See if You Are Owed Any Money
Here's something that's kind of fun to do. It only takes a second, and you might discover that you are owed some money that you didn't even know about. I did a search at Missouri's Unclaimed Property Database on the State Treasurer's website and found out that I was owed ... $0.89! Maybe you'll have more luck than I did.
Which Local High School Has the Best Mascot?
High school football season begins soon. A lot of our area schools have really cool logos and mascots. Which one is the best?
The Oldest Restaurants by State
Here's something I've never really thought about, but it's pretty neat. ThrillList.com has done a bunch of research and tracked down the oldest continuously operating restaurants for each state, and Washington D.C.
Police Department in Moberly Makes Hilarious Facebook Post
It's always great to see police departments and public agencies that have fun with their social media accounts. Here's a Facebook post from central Missouri that is generating thousands of likes. Not only is the post funny, but it's also makes a good point in informing citizens of a local service they might not be aware of...
Relationship Deal Breakers [Interview]
Valentine's Day comes around every year, and whether you get really excited about the holiday, or absolutely loathe the holiday, usually depends on whether or not you have a significant other on February 14. Sometimes relationships end for very good reasons, sometimes they end for very bad reasons, and sometimes they end for totally absurd reasons! Dr. LeslieBeth Wish is an award-winning, national
Fans of ‘The Walking Dead’ Can Send a Free Zombie-Themed eCard on Valentine’s Day Thanks to Hallmark
Imagine that Hallmark decided to team up with a popular television show to develop special Valentine's Day eCards for fans. What show do you think that would be? This one is unexpected, but hilarious!
Fun Facts About Super Bowl Ads
The Super Bowl is Sunday. It's the one time of the year when you actually want to watch commercials on TV. Some people even DVR them. A record amount of money is being spent by advertisers for this year's game, according to Advertising Age. Here are a few fun facts about Super Bowl commercials that might surprise you.