The Source

Monday - Thursday from noon-1 p.m. on KSTX

The Source is a daily, one-hour call-in talk program that gives listeners in San Antonio the opportunity to call and connect with our in-studio guests and city-wide audience.

The Source seeks to give life, context and breadth to the events and issues affecting San Antonio by bringing newsmakers and experts to the public, and highlighting the people being affected by the news of the day. Hosted by veteran journalist David Martin Davies, and produced by Kim Johnson and Jan Ross Piedad.

Tune in to The Source for insightful discussion and analysis on topics that matter to residents of the Alamo City.

Support for The Source comes from contributors to the Community Engagement Fund, including The Gladys and Ralph Lazarus Foundation.

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  • Call us at: (210) 614-8980 during the show
  • Leave a voicemail at (210) 615-8982 anytime. Submissions may be played on-air
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  • E-mail comments to:  thesource@tpr.org

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Ways to Connect

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Caregivers for ill or injured veterans and members of the military experience high levels of stress on a daily basis.

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Convicted baby killer Genene Jones is back in the news. 

In 1984, former Bexar County nurse Genene Jones was sentenced to 99 years in prison for the 1982 death of 15-month-old Chelsea McClellan and a concurrent 60 year sentence for nearly killing another child, Rolando Santos.

She is suspected of administering fatal injections to an estimated 40 to 60 babies in the San Antonio area.

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In his new book, a tenured professor gives a behind-the-scenes look at the American university system: what works, what doesn't, and how to get the most out of higher education.

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Penalties were not imposed for 97 percent of 21,179 illegal industrial pollution releases in Texas from 2011 to 2016, according to a report released Friday.

Analysis of its records reveal the state's lax enforcement of illegal air pollution during industrial malfunctions and maintenance incidents that emitted pollutants in excess of 400 million pounds within a five-year period. 

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Children sleeping in state offices, overworked caseworkers, and missed check-ins with potentially endangered children were just a few of the problems Child Protective Services faced last year. State leaders called it a scandal. A judge said something needed to be done.

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