Mountain Area Radio Reading Service broadcasts local and national programming 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The following is the schedule for local programming heard on MARRS. We also broadcast programming from other radio reading services across the country, bringing you news and opinion from publications that include The New York Times, Washington Post, Jewish World Review, and Miami Herald. Download a PDF of the complete Program Guide here. (*Please note that programming is subject to change without notice.)


Monday


  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm: Asheville Weekend News
  • Selected news features from the Saturday and Sunday Asheville Citizen-Times newspapers. Airs on Mondays weekly.

 

  • 3:00pm – 5:00pm: Asheville News subscribe
  • First hour: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.) Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 5:00pm – 6:00pm: Hendersonville News
  • Selected news stories from the Hendersonville Times-News and Transylvania Times. Airs daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 6:00pm – 7:00pm: Asheville Weekend News Replay
  • Selected news features from the Saturday and Sunday Asheville Citizen-Times newspapers. Airs on Mondays weekly.

 

  • 7:00pm – 9:00pm: Asheville News Replay
  • First hour: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.) Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

Tuesday


  • 3:00pm – 5:00pm: Asheville News
  • First Hours: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.)
  • Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 5:00pm – 6:00pm: Hendersonville News
  • Selected news stories from the Hendersonville Times-News and Transylvania Times. Airs daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 7:00pm – 9:00pm: Asheville News Replay
  • First hour: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.) Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

Wednesday


  • 2:00pm: Alternative Publications

 

  • 3:00pm – 5:00pm: Asheville News
  • First hour: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.) Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 5:00pm – 6:00pm: Hendersonville News
  • Selected news stories from the Hendersonville Times-News and Transylvania Times. Airs daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 6:00pm – 7:00pm: Community Interest & Alternative Publications
  • News articles from local publications such as Black Mountain News, Mountain Xpress, Asheville Daily Planet, Weaverville Tribune, and Asheville Tribune as well as others. Airs on Wednesdays weekly

 

  • 7:00pm – 9:00pm: Asheville News Replay
  • First hour: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.) Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

Thursday


  • 3:00pm – 5:00pm: Asheville News
  • First hour: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.) Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 5:00pm – 6:00pm: Hendersonville News
  • Selected news stories from the Hendersonville Times-News and Transylvania Times. Airs daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 6:00pm: It’s Their Opinion

 

  • 7:00pm – 9:00pm: Asheville News Replay
  • First hour: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.) Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

Friday


  • 2:00pm: Entertainment Hour

 

  • 3:00pm – 5:00pm: Asheville News
  • First hour: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.) Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 5:00pm – 6:00pm: Hendersonville News
  • Selected news stories from the Hendersonville Times-News and Transylvania Times. Airs daily Monday thru Friday.

 

  • 6:00pm – 7:00pm: Asheville Entertainment Hour
  • A weekly program about happenings in the Asheville area including plays, concerts, restaurant news, and events. Airs weekly on Fridays.

 

  • 7:00pm – 9:00pm: Asheville News Replay
  • First hour: News stories from the A Section(s) of the daily publication of the Asheville Citizen-Times. (Includes obituaries, letters to the editor, editorials, etc.) Second hour: Selected articles from the Living and Sports Sections of the Asheville Citizen-Times. Airs twice daily Monday thru Friday.

 

Saturday


  • 9:00am: Entertainment Hour

 

Sunday


  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm: It’s Their Opinion
  • Selected editorials from national opinion columinists appearing in newspapers such as: The New York Times, the Washington Post, the Miami Herald, and the Jewish World Review. Airs each Sunday afternoon.