Press Room http://tpr.org en TPR Honored With Six 2014 Lone Star Awards http://tpr.org/post/tpr-honored-six-2014-lone-star-awards <p>Stories about Medicaid in Texas, Pre-K 4 SA, a unique distance-learning program in SAISD, and the classic film "The Exorcist" were all awarded with 2014 Lone Star Awards by the Houston Press Club on Friday, July 18. The statewide contest honors the best in print, radio, television and Internet journalism.</p><p>Texas Public Radio's David Martin Davies and Joey Palacios were both awarded first place trophies at the awards dinner, held at Brady's Landing in Houston. Ryan Loyd and Nathan Cone, who attended the event in Houston, were also honored with second and third-place awards.</p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:17:40 +0000 Texas Public Radio 35336 at http://tpr.org TPR Honored With Six 2014 Lone Star Awards Cinema Tuesdays Kicks Off With “Lawrence of Arabia” And “The Birds” http://tpr.org/post/cinema-tuesdays-kicks-lawrence-arabia-and-birds <p>Texas Public Radio’s 13<sup>th</sup> annual Cinema Tuesdays series is fast approaching. All summer long, movie lovers can enjoy the very best in classic films curated by Nathan Cone, TPR’s movie expert.</p><p>Screenings take place Tuesday evenings at the Santikos Bijou, located at 4225 Fredericksburg Road, San Antonio, TX 78201.</p> Thu, 16 May 2013 16:10:24 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 11478 at http://tpr.org Cinema Tuesdays Kicks Off With “Lawrence of Arabia” And “The Birds” Texas Public Radio's Ryan Loyd Wins Journalism Awards http://tpr.org/post/texas-public-radios-ryan-loyd-wins-journalism-awards <p>Texas Public Radio News reporter <a href="http://tpr.org/people/ryan-loyd">Ryan Loyd</a> received a Michael E. DeBakey Journalism Award for his feature on story, <a href="http://tpr.org/post/military-dogs-showing-signs-ptsd-combat-deployments">Military Dogs Showing Signs of PTSD From Combat Deployments, </a>which ran locally and on NPR's "All Things Considered."</p> Thu, 16 May 2013 14:35:42 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 11477 at http://tpr.org TPR Presents Third Annual Silver Solutions http://tpr.org/post/tpr-presents-third-annual-silver-solutions <p>Texas Public Radio presents<a href="http://tpr.org/post/silver-solutions-2013"> Silver Solutions</a>, a free community event for seniors and their caregivers on Saturday, April 13 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the <a href="http://www.utmedicine.org/utmed13.cfm" target="_blank">UT Medicine Medical Arts and Research Center (MARC) </a>located at 8300 Floyd Curl.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 20:22:40 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 8762 at http://tpr.org KPAC 88.3 FM Celebrates Public Radio Music Month With Guest DJs, More http://tpr.org/post/kpac-883-fm-celebrates-public-radio-music-month-guest-djs-more <p><strong>National Initiative Honors Connection Between Public Radio &amp; Artists</strong></p><p>Texas Public Radio will participate with hundreds of public radio stations in the second annual <a href="http://publicradiomusicmonth.org/" target="_blank">Public Radio Music Month</a>, a month‐long initiative in April 2013 that celebrates public radio stations’ invaluable role in America’s music culture.</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 14:37:22 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 8440 at http://tpr.org 'The Source' Opens Phone Lines And Air Waves To San Antonio http://tpr.org/post/source-opens-phone-lines-and-air-waves-san-antonio <p><strong>Live Call-in Talk Show to Air Monday Through Thursday at 3 p.m.</strong></p><p>Beginning April 1, KSTX 89.1 FM, San Antonio’s NPR affiliate, will for the first time launch a live, listener call-in talk show. "<a href="http://tpr.org/programs/source" target="_blank">The Source</a>," Texas Public Radio’s award-winning program that captures the pulse of San Antonio, has been a part of the weekly KSTX lineup since January 2010.</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 14:12:29 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 8439 at http://tpr.org TPR Announces the Winner of the Artist-Designed T-Shirt Contest http://tpr.org/post/tpr-announces-winner-artist-designed-t-shirt-contest <p align="center"><strong>Design by Z Wright Selected from Hundreds of Submissions</strong></p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 18:47:26 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 7922 at http://tpr.org TPR Presents: 'Bag It!' March 5 http://tpr.org/post/tpr-presents-bag-it-march-5 <p>Texas Public Radio (TPR) is hosting a free community screening of the award-winning documentary film "Bag It!" on Tuesday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m. The screening will take place at the LOL Comedy Club, located in the Park North Entertainment Complex at Loop 410 and Blanco Road.</p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 14:46:31 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 7709 at http://tpr.org TPR Hosts Views & Brews: Microbreweries, February 28 http://tpr.org/post/tpr-hosts-views-brews-microbreweries-february-28 <p><a href="http://tpr.org/post/how-distribution-laws-affect-local-microbreweries" target="_blank">Views and Brews: Microbreweries</a> is a casual community forum that combines cold beer and frothy discussion as citizens learn more about where microbreweries can and cannot sell their products to the public. Attendees can enjoy free samples of microbrewery offerings from <a href="http://www.bluestarbrewing.com/" target="_blank">Blue Star Brewing Company</a> and <a href="http://www.freetailbrewing.com/" target="_blank">Freetail Brewing Company</a>. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 19:15:48 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 6576 at http://tpr.org TPR Presents Three Locally-Produced Holiday Specials on Christmas Eve http://tpr.org/post/tpr-presents-three-locally-produced-holiday-specials-christmas-eve <p>Join Texas Public Radio on Christmas Eve for three local holiday performances:</p><ul><li>At 2 p.m. KPAC-FM 88.3 presents the San Antonio Symphony’s <em>Christmas Baroque</em> performance.</li><li><em>"Glad Tidings!,"</em> the annual performance by Voci di Sorelle, airs at 8 p.m.</li><li>KSTX-FM 89.1 will air <em>"It’s a Wonderful Life</em><em>,"</em> a radio play by The Classic Theatre of San Antonio at 8 p.m.</li></ul><p><strong>San Antonio Symphony</strong></p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 22:30:59 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 3564 at http://tpr.org