The Kicks 96 Spotlight

The Kicks 96 Spotlight
Features from the Whitewater Valley
Interviews, best-of moments and more are featured in the Kicks 96 Spotlight podcast.
The Kicks 96 Spotlight
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Severe Weather Preparedness

John Duke from Wayne County Emergency Management Gives Severe Weather tips
May 17th, 2024 09:00am
John Duke, Deputy Director of Wayne County Emergency Management, spoke with Sean and Dave about how best to prepare for severe weather.

Annette Miller talks with song writer Jeffrey Steele

April 5th, 2024 12:00am
Annette Miller from Kicks 96 had a chance to talk with Jeffrey Steele A Nashville Songwriter who wrote so many great songs: “Knee Deep,” “My Wish,” “The Cowboy In Me,” “These Days,” “My Town,” “Something to be Proud Of,” “Every Day,” “What Hurts The Most.

Veterans Traveling Tribute

Sean and Dave spoke with Adam Cecys about the American Veterans Traveling Tribute happening Memorial Day Weekend
April 4th, 2024 08:20am
Sean and Dave spoke with Adam Cecys about the American Veterans Traveling Tribute happening at Wayne County Veterans Memorial Park during Memorial Day Weekend.

Interview with David Hosick

March 21st, 2024 02:30pm
David Hosick is the Director of Public Affairs for the Indiana Department of Homeland Security. He chats about resources for Randolph County residents affected by the Tornado on 03/14/24.

National FFA Week - National Trail FFA Interview

Sean and Dave speak with representatives from National Trail FFA
February 20th, 2024 09:20am
Sean and Dave spoke with members of National Trail FFA about the organization and about National FFA Week.

The Centerville Cheerleaders are Going to Nationals!

Sean and Dave were joined in-studio by the Orlando-bound Centerville Cheerleaders!
January 26th, 2024 07:30am
Sean and Dave spoke with the Centerville High School Cheerleading squad, who will be in national competition in Orlando!

Richmond Meltdown 2024!

Sean and Dave chat with Ice Carver Danny Bloss about the 2024 edition of the Meltdown!
January 25th, 2024 08:56am
Sean and Dave spoke on the phone with Danny Bloss, one of the ice carvers participating in the 2024 edition of the Richmond Meltdown Winter Ice Festival. Danny talked about his creative process and about what folks can expect at the Meltdown.

Swon Brothers Interview with Annette Miller

September 8th, 2023 04:00pm
Catch the Swon Brothers at New Paris OH Applefest September 9th at 7:00p

Emily Ann Roberts Interview

September 7th, 2023 03:00pm
Flower Farm Friday at The Barn at Helm with Emily Ann Roberts. She was runner up on Season 9 of The Voice. She'll be at The Barn at Helm from 6:30-9:30p on September 8!

Bus Safety

The Kicks Morning Crew talk bus safety with RCS bus drivers
August 4th, 2023 11:00am
Sean and Dave spoke with a couple of bus drivers from Richmond Community Schools about bus safety as the 2023-24 school year gets underway.

Wayne County Idol 2023 Winner Mercedes McGraw

Sean and Dave chat with Wayne County Idol 2023 winner Mercedes McGraw
June 26th, 2023 08:50am
Sean and Dave got the chance to talk with Mercedes McGraw, winner of Wayne County Idol 2023. They found out about his singing background, what led him to compete in Idol, and what he'd like to do next!

The Kicks Morning Crew Interviews Ice Carver, Danny Bloss

January 25th, 2023 09:00am
With the Richmond Meltdown Throwdown quickly approaching, what better time to get the inside scoop on what it's like being up close and personal carving the ice! The Kicks Morning Crew interview ice carver, Danny Bloss, about all things Ice Carving.

Gavin Trent chats with the Kicks Morning Crew

Gavin Trent talks about the Toy Drive happening tonight at Lincoln
December 9th, 2022 09:00am
Gavin Trent joined Sean and Dave to talk about the Toy Drive happening tonight (12/9/22) at Lincoln High School benefiting Peyton Manning Children's Hospital. Donate a new, unwrapped gift. Gift cards, art supplies, Legos, blankets, cards, etc. are all items of need.

The Swon Brothers!

September 22nd, 2022 08:50am
Dave from the Kicks Morning Crew chatted with The Swon Brothers ahead of their performance at Flower Farm Friday at the Barn at Helm. They talked about Oklahoma (where they're from), changes in the music industry, and what they like to do when they aren't playing music.

Reid Ride

August 12th, 2022 09:00am
Dave from the Kicks Morning Crew spoke with Sarah Stracener of Reid Health about the upcoming Reid Ride. Learn what it's all about, and how you can help area kids in need by riding your bike!

Mystery on Main

August 2nd, 2022 09:00am
The Kicks Morning Crew spoke with Acacia St. John of Forward Wayne County about the Mystery on Main program and how you can participate.

National Night Out

July 22nd, 2022 10:30am
Sean and Dave spoke with Zach Taylor of the Richmond Police Department about the upcoming National Night Out event happening at Glen Miller Park August 2nd.

Cole Swindell Calls In

July 14th, 2022 11:15am
The day before his show at the Jay County Fair, Cole Swindell called in and chatted with Dave from the Kicks Morning Crew about songwriting, fair memories, and video games...sorta.

Stephanie Strait - Pet Walk 2022

June 28th, 2022 11:30am
Sean and Dave spoke with Stephanie Strait, President of the Board of Directors for HELP the Animals Inc., about the 31st annual Pet Walk coming up July 30th at Glen Miller Park. Find out more at

2022 Wayne County Idol Winner Terry Gabbard!

June 27th, 2022 09:00am
Sean and Dave caught up with Terry Gabbard, who won the 2022 edition of Wayne County Idol. Hear about the path he took to victory and what he was feeling during the competition.

Chris Janson talks with Paxton from Kicks at work show

March 3rd, 2022 12:00am
Chris Janson who has hits like, Drunk Girl, Fix a Drink, Buy me a boat and Bye Mom Talks about his new album

Heather Crull - State Wrestling Finalist from Northeastern

February 17th, 2022 12:00am

Surety community ladies center- Melinda talks with Jim Callahan

February 17th, 2022 12:00am
Surety community ladies center

Tami Wenning - Executive Director, Decatur County Community Foundation

October 28th, 2021 09:00am
Sean and Dave spoke with Tami Wenning about the package of incentives designed to convince people to move to Greensburg, Indiana (Dave's hometown).

Bob Dillner, Promoter at Winchester Speedway

October 8th, 2021 08:30am
Sean and Dave spoke with Winchester Speedway promoter Bob Dillner ahead of the Lucas Oil Winchester 400 coming up October 15-17.

Sean Chats with Clay Walker!

September 30th, 2021 12:00am

Jake Dodds Interview

September 9th, 2021 12:00am
Jake Dodds spoke with Sean and Dave ahead of his performance Friday at The Barn at Helm.


August 13th, 2021 12:00am

Indiana Fever President Allison Barber

August 5th, 2021 12:00am
Dave talks with Indiana Fever President Allison Barber about the remainder of the season, promoting breast health and the Anthem Assists where fans can nominate a student, co-worker, neighbor, friend, relative, volunteer or community leader who is making a difference through their commitment to inspire change.

Wayne County Idol Winner - Devon Collins

June 28th, 2021 12:00am

Indianapolis Motor Speedway President J. Douglas Boles

May 28th, 2021 12:00am
IMS President Doug Boles spoke with Dave about the upcoming Indianapolis 500, adjustments for last year's race, what Roger Penske means to the Speedway, and more!

Richmond Ladies Soccer Coach Ben Naseman

May 27th, 2021 12:00am
Coach Ben Naseman joins Sean & Dave to talk about the new season and the team's fundraising project!

IndyCar Driver Colton Herta

May 27th, 2021 12:00am
Colton Herta spoke with Dave about his practice incident this month at the Speedway, whether he always wanted to race cars, and his musical hobby.

IndyCar Driver Conor Daly

May 27th, 2021 12:00am
Conor Daly spoke with Dave about having the fans back at Indy, growing up the son of a racer, and THAT HAIR.

Wayne County 4-H Fair Talk!

May 26th, 2021 12:00am

Nick Yeoman, IndyCar Radio Network Announcer

May 21st, 2021 12:00am
IndyCar Radio Network Announcer Nick Yeoman joined Sean & Dave to talk about the IndyCar season so far and what to look forward to at Indy!

Status of COVID-19 in Wayne County

May 19th, 2021 12:00am
Sean and Dave talk with Wayne County Health Department Executive Director, Christine Stinson.

Diamond Mine Thaw Out Winner!

April 29th, 2021 12:00am
Sean and Dave spoke with Shawntel Baker about winning the 1/2 ct diamond from Diamond Mine Thaw Out.

IU Day Interview

April 21st, 2021 12:00am
Sean and Dave spoke with Terry Wiesehan, IU East Director of Alumni Relations and Kim Poinsett with First Bank Richmond

Richard Thomas for Ambassador Healthcare

April 8th, 2021 12:00am
The Kicks Morning Crew talked with Richard Thomas and his connection with Ambassador Healthcare.

Local Covid Update

November 13th, 2020 12:00am
Sean and Dave talk with Christine Stinson from the Wayne County Health Department about the current status of Covid and local restrictions.

Brad VanVleet Interview- Winning Weekends

September 2nd, 2020 12:00am
Brad VanVleet discusses the importance of distraction free driving.

Interview with Maria from Paint the Towne

September 2nd, 2020 12:00am
Maria talked with Jim Callahan about the paint parties for kids and elderly with dimentia at Paint the Towne.