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Books, Babble & Ball Podcast

Books, Babble & Ball Podcast

By Gary Lloyd
Writing. History. News. Interviews. Sports. The Books, Babble & Ball Podcast has a little bit for everyone. Join Gary Lloyd as he talks books, writing, journalism, history, sports and more with people among those professions.
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Episode 9: “Sonny Days” Reflections
In this episode, I reflect on writing the book “Sonny Days: Struggles, Scenery and Solace with the World’s Strangest Shelter Dog.”
29:26
October 27, 2020
Episode 8: Zack Steele
Trussville City Councilman Zack Steele joins the podcast to talk Trussville happenings, progress on the city’s downtown entertainment district, Cahaba Project preservation, college football and more!
49:22
October 20, 2020
Episode 7: Rodney Smith of Raising Men Lawn Care
Raising Men Lawn Care founder Rodney Smith joins the podcast to talk about how his local lawn service has blossomed into a worldwide organization providing for those in need.
13:23
October 13, 2020
Episode 6: AL.com reporter Bill Thornton
AL.com reporter Bill Thornton joins the podcast to talk about his career in journalism, the challenges the profession faces today, his author career and much more.
1:09:15
October 6, 2020
Episode 5: Kyle Parmley
Starnes Publishing Sports Editor Kyle Parmley joins the Books, Babble & Ball Podcast to talk Alabama high school sports, the best players he’s ever seen, the state of journalism today, and more.
37:41
September 29, 2020
Episode 4: Trussville Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director June Mathews
Trussville Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director June Mathews joins the podcast to preview Trussville City Fest, discuss her book and Trussville history, outline her writing process, and field some “On The Spot” questions.
31:58
September 23, 2020
Episode 3: New Trussville City Councilman Ben Short
New Trussville City Councilman Ben Short joins the podcast to talk about his law enforcement career, what he loves about Trussville, how he sees Trussville’s future, and more.
14:22
September 22, 2020
Episode 2: Hewitt-Trussville head football coach Josh Floyd
Hewitt-Trussville head football coach Josh Floyd joins Gary Lloyd to talk about the Huskies’ 2020 season so far, COVID-19 challenges and more.
22:40
September 15, 2020
Episode 1: David Lloyd
In the inaugural episode of the Books, Babble & Ball Podcast, David Lloyd joins Gary Lloyd to talk Tour Championship, the U.S. Open, the return of college football and more.
44:07
September 9, 2020