The Lucy Ann Lance Show – Thursday December 18, 2014

Listen to Hour 1: 8 AM-9 AM (Repeated at 10 AM):

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Listen to Hour 2: 9 AM-10 AM:

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U.S.-Cuba Renew Relations

  • Alberto Quevedo, Former Cuban Political Prisoner

The United States is restoring full relations with Cuba, following the release of an American contractor who had been held in prison there for five years. For more than five decades, Cuba has had authoritarian control over its people. Is that about to change?

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Dexter Area Chamber of Commerce: St. Paul Lutheran School Ann Arbor

  • Joe Schultz, Chamber Past President
  • St. Paul Lutheran School’s Chuck Winterstein, Interim Principal
  • Rachel Potts, Admissions Counselor

St. Paul students have once consistently score in the top tier on the Iowa Tests of Basic Skills and the Michigan Educational Assessment Program. On the Iowa, St. Paul scores in the top 20% of all schools nationally. On the MEAP assessment, St. Paul’s score (on six subtests) averages higher than all Washtenaw county public school districts. Based in Ann Arbor, the school draws students from a wide area, including many who reside in Dexter.

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World Almanac and Book of Facts

  • Sarah Janssen, Senior Editor, World Almanac and Book of Facts 2015

What were the most memorable milestones of this year? While 2014 may be coming to a close, the events will carry on forever in The World Almanac® and Book of Facts 2015. This latest edition of America’s best-selling reference book will be your go-to source in the upcoming year, containing thousands of facts that the publisher says are unavailable publicly elsewhere.

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Okay to Hate Republicans?

  • Grant Strobl, Young Americans for Freedom at the University of Michigan

A conservative student group at the University of Michigan says a published column attacking Republicans is a threat to intellectual diversity. Communications Professor Susan Douglas, who serves as department chair, authored a piece entitled “It’s Okay to Hate Republicans.” Young Americans for Freedom is a student group at the University of Michigan that advocates for the conservative ideas of free enterprise, limited government and a strong national defense.

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