The Ralph Bailey Show

The Ralph Bailey Show

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Born in Atlanta, Ralph Emerson Bailey, Jr., grew up in Los Angeles and moved to Bakersfield in 1992. He began his professional career as a correspondent and later staff writer with The Bakersfield Californian and later moved into television where he served as weekend anchor for both KERO ABC-23 and KBAK-TV 29. He then morphed into radio where the last ten years he’s been the executive producer and host of “The Ralph Bailey Show,” three-time Kern Press Club Award Winner for Best Radio Show. Ralph, a Valley Fever survivor, has given up cigars but still enjoys golf, American History, and expensive bourbon. His mother, Harriet, lives in Los Angeles and is a regular on his program.

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  • Mike Turnipseed Talks More About the City’s Low Barrier Shelter September 20, 2019
    Kerntax President Mike Turnipseed talked more about the city’s efforts to curb our homeless crisis, as well as our drug addiction dilemma killing our local business owners. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
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  • Jeremy Adams Helps Celebrate Constitution Day September 18, 2019
    Jeremy Adams, BHS professor and creator of The Earl Warren Cup, helped Ralph celebrate Constitution Day. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
    jrflores
  • Turnipseed Hails JR’s Council Speech as a Possible ‘Game Changer’ September 13, 2019
    Mike Turnipseed, president of Kerntax and our Thursday benchmark, praised our producer, JR Flores for his courageous speech before the City Council Wednesday. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
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  • Jeremy Adams Asks Where Were You on 9/11 September 11, 2019
    BHS Professor Jeremy Adams reminded us that his current BHS seniors were NOT born on 9/11 and asked our listeners to think of where you were on that infamous and tragic day. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
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  • Turnipseed Tells Us County, City Serious About Shelter September 6, 2019
    Mike Turnipseed, president of Kerntax, reported the county plans to proceed to build a homeless shelter in Kern County. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
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  • Rep. McCarthy Supports Mayor, Council, Bailey Not So Much September 4, 2019
    Congressman Kevin McCarthy addressed our homeless and drug addiction problem supporting Mayor Karen Goh and the job the City Council is trying to do. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
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  • Curtis Floyd Warns LIsteners About Statute of Limitations on Civil Cases September 4, 2019
    Attorney Curtis Floyd shared a heartbreaking story of a “TRBS” listener who called his office with a potential malpractice lawsuit but who listened to bad advice and exceeded the statute of limitations. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
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  • Turnipseed Views Valadao Victory in the Impoverished 21st August 30, 2019
    Mike Turnipseed, president of Kerntax, said he believes David Valadao will defeat Rep. TJ Cox, the man many call a carpetbagger and who defeated Valdao in the last campaign. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
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  • ‘Sweet T’ Johnson and Ralph Identify Cultural Differences August 29, 2019
    T Johnson, our Wednesday benchmark, chopped it up with Ralph about love, Shaq and Kobe and upcoming Kern COunty events. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
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  • Former Congressman David Valadao Spells Out his Reelection Bid August 29, 2019
    Central Valley farmer and former 21st District Congressman David Valadao joined Ralph to break down his bid to retake his seat in Congress. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N
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Jeremy Adams Helps Celebrate Constitution Day

Jeremy Adams Helps Celebrate Constitution Day

Jeremy Adams, BHS professor and creator of The Earl Warren Cup, helped Ralph celebrate Constitution Day. The Ralph Bailey Show airs weekdays from 3-6pm on Newstalk 96.1 & AM1180 K-E-R-N