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Station Announcement
2:35 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Siren Williams Will Be In The Studio For A Live Session

On Friday July 19,  we welcome Siren Williams for another live radio session. Siren’s new album We Live Underwater is filled with sunny songs about our local beaches and her world wide travels. Tune in at noon to hear her play!

WFIT Features
2:21 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Youth Environmental Summit At Brevard Zoo

In this podcast, hear from Meg Lieth, the Children's Play and Zoo Teen Coordinator.

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WFIT Features
5:35 pm
Fri July 12, 2013

Childhood Autism Spectrum Disorder

Brock

 


Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a range of complex neurodevelopment disorders, characterized by social impairments, communication difficulties, and restricted, repetitive, and stereotyped patterns of behavior. Autistic disorder, sometimes called autism or classical ASD, is the most severe form of ASD, while other conditions along the spectrum include a milder form known as Asperger syndrome, and childhood disintegrative disorder and pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified (usually referred to as PDD-NOS). 

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WFIT Features
2:56 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

Riverkeeper Visits St. John's Headwaters

Cypress Dome at Fort Drum Marsh Conservation Area
Credit Vince Lamb

The St. Johns River is the longest river in the U.S. state of Florida and its most significant for commercial and recreational use. At 310 miles (500 km) long, it winds through or borders twelve counties, three of which are the state's largest. The drop in elevation from the headwaters to the mouth is less than 30 feet (9.1 m); like most Florida waterways, the St. Johns has a very slow flow rate at a third of a mile an hour (0.5 km/h), and is often described as "lazy". It is one of a small number of rivers in the United States to run north. Numerous lakes are formed by the river or flow into it, but as a river its widest point is nearly 3 miles (4.8 km) across. The narrowest point is in the headwaters, an unnavigable marsh in Indian River County. In all, 3.5 million people live within the various watersheds that feed into the St. Johns River.

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Station Announcement
12:48 pm
Tue July 2, 2013

Celebrate The Fourth Of July With WFIT

Celebrate the Fourth of July with some fantastic music specials on WFIT.

10 AM: PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND: THAT’S IT!

For over 50 years the Preservation Hall Jazz band has brought life to the sounds of New Orleans. In this one-hour special you will hear about the band and life in New Orleans with co-producer Jim James of My Morning Jacket.

11 AM: WILLIE NELSON: TRUE OUTLAW STORIES

Celebrating Willie Nelson 75th birthday this year, True Outlaw Stories features many of the hilarious episodes with The Family Band. Hear stories and songs hosted by country legend Rodney Crowell.

12 PM: JIMI HENDRIX: THE JIMI YOU NEVER KNEW

A spectacular two-hour special featuring the best of Jimi Hendrix’s recently released archival music and the musicians who are “experienced” by them. Interviews with Steve Winwood, Taj Mahal, ZZ Top, and more.

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