Afternoons with Amos

AM1310 The Light will celebrate the life of our beloved Amos Brown Monday, November 9, 2015 from 1pm – 6pm to allow listeners to express their condolences. Listeners can call into the station at 317-236-7359. We will pre-empt the Willie Moore Jr. Show from 3pm – 6pm to give all of those who loved and […]

It is with sadness and grief that the family announces the passing of beloved Hoosier and Hall of Fame Broadcaster Amos C. Brown, III. Mr. Brown collapsed on Friday, November 6, 2015 at his family home in Chicago. Arrangements are pending. Here are some Statements and reactions from the city of Indianapolis in regards to […]

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Wednesday, November 4, 2015. (Exclusive Extended Interview With Mayor-Elect Joe Hogsett Starts At 1:13 Mark On PODCAST Media Player). Fresh from his strong victory in the Indianapolis Mayoral election, mayor-elect Joe Hogsett kicked off the Post-Election Afternoons with Amos in an exclusive extended interview.  The Mayor-elect talked about the […]

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Wednesday, October 28, 2015.  (Interviews With Concerned Clergy President Rev. David Greene, Activist Larry Vaughn and IPS School Board Member Gayle Cosby On Continuing Community Concern On IPS. Discussion/Reaction Starts At 56:37 Mark On PODCAST Media Player). While the Indianapolis Public School Board is delaying a final decision on whether to move […]

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Tuesday, October 27, 2015.  This Fall, forty-three of the fifty-three candidates for Indianapolis/Marion County City-County Council appeared on Afternoons with Amos ambitious Candidate Tuesday interviews. On the Final Candidate Tuesday of the 2015 elections, Council candidates from Districts 7, 8, 9 and 10 appeared. Council District 7:  Includes the […]

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Monday, October 26, 2015. (Interview with Author Muhammad Siddeeq About His Book On The Infamous Michael Taylor Case Starts At 4:56 Mark On PODCAST Media Player). For 28 years the case of Michael Taylor, a young Black youth arrested for an alleged offense who has handcuffed and placed in […]

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Friday, October 23, 2015. NEW INFORMATION ADDED! DETAILS ON INNOVATION SCHOOLS. WHERE SCHOOL 70 STUDENTS LIVE. WHERE CFI WAITING LIST STUDENTS LIVE! (The Afternoons with Amos Interview With IPS Supt. Dr. Lewis Ferebee Begins At 51:22 Mark On PODCAST Media Player). In an intense, hour long interview, IPS Supt. Dr. Lewis Ferebee […]

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Thursday, October 22, 2015.  (Entire Show Is Open Lines Including More Community Reaction To Moves By IPS To Move Nearly All-Minority Schools In Favor Of High Performing Mostly White School In Meridian-Kessler). Listener and community outrage and concerned continued to be expressed over the announcement that the Indianapolis Public […]

The Afternoons With Amos PODCAST For Wednesday, October 21, 2015. (Intense Discussion and Angry Reaction To IPS Proposing Moving A 94% Minority School To Accommodate A Majority-White School At 1:07:00 Mark On PODCAST Media Player. Reaction of Former IPS Board Member Annie Roof At 1:27:00 Mark). Again, the insensitivity of top Administrators of the Indianapolis Public Schools along with […]

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Tuesday, October 20, 2015. The next to last Candidate Tuesday of the 2015 Indianapolis City-County Council Elections featured a repeat appearance by candidates in Districts 11, 13, 14 and 17.  They appeared in early September and because they represent four of the eight minority-majority Council Districts, the candidates were […]

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Monday, October 19, 2015. (Interview With Folks From Indy Chapter of Black Expo’s Partnership With Warren Township Schools Starts At 4:06 Mark On PODCAST Media Player). Many don’t realize that Indiana Black Expo has individual chapters in a number of cities across Indiana, including here in Indianapolis.  On Afternoons […]

THE FINAL MAYORAL DEBATE! Friday, October 30th, 2pm, Afternoons with Amos Hosts and Moderates The Final Debate of the 2015 Indianapolis Mayor’s Race. Live on AM1310 WTLC.  Democrat Joe Hogsett and Republican Chuck Brewer will answer questions in a Traditional Style Debate, patterned after rules of the Indiana Debate Commission.  For the hour both candidates […]