Sound Prints

Listen to Sound Prints, a weekly audio magazine brought to you by the Kentucky Council of the Blind. Sound Prints covers news, issues, products and resources of interest to blind and visually impaired people. Hosted by KCB Treasurer Carla Ruschival, the magazine features a mix of local, state and national topics, all discussed by a wide range of guests from around the United States. Listen to Sound Prints in one of the following ways:
  • ACB Radio Mainstream at www.acbradio.org or on the phone at 605-475-8130 - Sundays at 10:00 PM Eastern and repeated every other hour through Mondays at 8:00 PM.
  • Central Kentucky Radio Eye - Saturday at 1:00 and 9:00 p.m.; Sunday at 5:00 a.m. CKRE is a radio reading service originating in Lexington and heard throughout central Kentucky and the Louisville area. Find out more about CKRE here.
  • Sound Prints is now available as a podcast from the KCB website. Add kentucky-acb.org/soundprints.xml to your favorite podcast device and you won't miss a single show.
  • Listen any time here on the KCB website by clicking the listen or download link below.
  • Can't listen on the Internet? Do you know someone who would enjoy Sound Prints, but he or she can't use a computer? No problem. Sound Prints is available on audio CD. Just email us at kcb@kentucky-acb.org or call us at 502-895-4598 and we will be happy to mail a copy of the magazine each week, free of charge.
You will need an MP3 compatible player such as Winamp to listen to the magazine on ACB Radio. To listen to the CD edition, you only need a standard CD player that will play any commercial music CD. Listen to the latest magazine here.

Click here to download the latest magazine in MP3 format.

Sound Prints - February 11, 2018

Apply for a video magnifier from CCLVI; APH and AFB partner - Dr. Craif Meador explains how some services will change; flying passenger drones, where to find audio described video, and Eric Bridges featured in national magazine

Key Words: 
video magnifier, american printing house, afb, acb, blindness, visual impairment
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Sound Prints - February 4, 2018

upcoming events at the APH museum; Leader Dogs for the Blind; new policies for flying with guide dogs, assistance dogs and emotional support dogs create debate

Key Words: 
guide dogs, APH museum, kcb, acb, blindness, visual impairment
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Sound Prints - January 28, 2018

2018 ACB convention tours; events at the Printing House; partnership between AIRA and Perkins

Key Words: 
technology, aph, acb, acb convention, blindness, visual impairment
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Sound Prints - January 21, 2018

Delta's new policy for flying with service animals; internship, scholarship, and leadership fellow opportunities; Facebook news feed changes; government shutdown info

Key Words: 
guide dogs, acb, scholarships, facebook, blindness, visual impairment
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Sound Prints - January 14, 2018

How to find the dream job with Ray Campbell; long distance phone calls 65 years ago; scholarship announcements

Key Words: 
job search, technology, scholarships, blindness, visual impairment, acb, low vision
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Sound Prints - January 7, 2018

Looking Back and Looking Ahead in ACB; ACB 2018 scholarships with Denise Colley; gene therapy, facial recognition on Facebook, and new wayfinding with APH

Key Words: 
wayfinding, aph, gene therapy, scholarships, acb, blindness, visual impairment
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Sound Prints - December 17, 2017

accessible technology in the skies; app that reads handwriting; gift idea recipe; Christmas with the Council montage with Mitzi Friedlander; Christmas with our Northern Kentucky and Owensboro chapters

Key Words: 
kcb, accessible technology, kcb chapter, acb, blindness, visual impairment
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Sound Prints - December 10, 2017

New Able accounts for people on limited incomes; David Trott's banquet speech at the 2017 KCB convention; Michael Cleveland, KSB 1999 graduate, nominated for Grammy

Key Words: 
kcb, acb, able account, low income benefit, michael cleveland, blindness, visual impairment
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Sound Prints - December 3, 2017

Play dates from Imagine Blind Players; Bill Hollander and David Trott address the 2017 convention of the Kentucky Council of the Blind; the Accessibilible Cities project from the American Printing House for the Blind; Kentucky Talking Book Library wins KCB Community Service Award; Kim Charlson writes about Roundabout in the ACB E-Forum

Key Words: 
kcb, acb, blindness, visual impairment
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Sound Prints - November 26, 2017

Council Christmas parties; ACB Radio Holiday Auction rules and item preview

Key Words: 
kcb, acb, acb radio, holiday auction, blindness, visual impairment
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