Hi, my name Samantha Barnes, or Sam for short, and I love radio. I am a local girl from Canton, MO, but was born in Brooklyn, New York (GO YANKEES). I guess you can say that my radio career, started with my high school band teacher, Mr. Berry, who introduced me to the wonderful world of music. I learned about all different genres from classical to blues and hip hop to pop. He’s the reason I fell in love with music. I graduated from Northwest Missouri State University (GO BEARCATS), and started my journey into radio. And in my opinion, it is the coolest job ever.
Drop off Locations Have Been Announced For Toys for Tots
Toys for Tots is set up throughout the Tri-State area collecting brand new toys for girls and boys this holiday season. Think about donating this season as you shop this holiday.
Here’s How You Can Work For Chip and Joanna Gaines
Besides the Hallmark Channel, (I've seen twenty Christmas movies, don't judge me) I am addicted to HGTV and their hit show Fixer Upper.
Santa Claus is Coming To Town
The big jolly man in red will be all over the Tri-States for boys and girls to visit, and give him their list. Here's a complete list of where you can find Santa this year.
Taste of Quincy Is Back And Needs Your Help
I went to the Taste of Quincy event earlier this year, and let me tell you, it was the best eating I have done in a long time. Well, Taste of Quincy is back and organizers are currently looking for chefs and businesses to help make the 2019 edition bigger then this year's.
Looks Like Quincy’s Daylight Donuts Is Closed
Sadly we are saying good-bye to a local favorite in Quincy.
This Quincy Crossing Guard Might Be One Of The Nation’s Best
I love our crossing guards. I mean, they have one of the hardest jobs and carry a lot of responsibility in getting our children to and from school safe and sound. Well, one of Quincy Public School's crossing guards has been nominated as one of the best in the country and he needs your help to g…
5 Things To Do Over The Thanksgiving Weekend
Got family coming to town for the upcoming holiday and have nothing planned? Don't worry. We got you covered.
Hannibal’s Polar Express Looks Better Than Ever!
All aboard, to those who truly believe.
SCAM ALERT: A New Phone Scam Has Hit The Tri-States
How Being A Part Of This KHQA Story Opened My Eyes To Gun Safety
Gun safety is not something my husband and I have ever really talked about with our girls. Since neither of us are gun owners, we never really thought to have such a conversation about firearms.