The Talk of the Town

The Talk of The Town

The Talk of the Town can be heard weekdays from 12:30pm – 12:45pm on KTLO-FM, 97.9.

Join host Kim Szecsi as she talks with guests from throughout the Twin Lakes Area about upcoming events and interesting people.


To schedule an interview on The Talk of the Town, contact Kim Szecsi at (870) 425-3101

Or e-mail her at

View Estella Tullgren’s Cranberry Butter recipe here!


Talk of the Town – January 13

Susan and Brian with Celebrate Recovery talk about their support group, and how they offer help to members of our community for multiple issues.

Talk of the Town – January 12

Dana Scott, Director at the Marion County Library talks about upcoming events in January.

Talk of the Town – January 11

Gretchen Smeltzer, founding Director of “Into the Light” talks about human trafficking, the toll it takes on victims and how you can help.  Into the Light is Our Community Cares for January.  For help, call their 24

Talk of the Town – December 15

Diahanne Van Gulick, Coordinator at the Mruk Family Education Center on Aging discusses new and continuing programs in the coming year, and will be available by phone during the holiday break, at 508-3881.

Talk of the Town – August 6

Vice Chancellor of Marketing at ASUMH Christy Keirn discusses the upcoming school year.

Talk of the Town – May 1

Baxter County Assessor Jayme Nicholson discusses re-opening their office Monday, May 4 and what that will entail.

Talk of the Town – April 17

Brant Barnes talks about how Papa John’s and Shelter Insurance are getting involved with Mountain Home Cares and the Salvation Army to provide meals next Thursday, AND how you can help!

Talk of the Town – April 13

Mountain Home High School science teacher, Laurie Bergenstock talks about the challenges facing parents who are now TEACHERS, too!

Talk of the Town – April 10

Kit Mason, Sales Director at Elmcroft Senior Living, discusses how their residents are dealing with Covid-19 restrictions.

Talk of the Town – April 9

Jill Czanstkowski and Gwen Benton with Mountain home Public Schools Special Education discuss Autism Awareness, Our Community Cares for April.