Beata McCall


Beata has served as HPPR's volunteer webmaster since 2008, including responsibility for the website’s development, maintenance and troubleshooting.  

In her day-job Beata works as a Programmer Analyst for Maxor. She resides in Amarillo for over fifteen years with her husband Dan. As a member listener, she enjoys everything High Plains Public Radio has to offer, from music to news and regional features. Beata spends free time tending to her garden, playing with her cats and dogs, reading and listening to classical music. 

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Following 37 years of tradition, High Plains Public Radio offers listeners across the High Plains a schedule of wonderful programing of music, word and memories from across centuries of holiday traditions.  Each of the programs is profiled below and includes links to further information, playlists, printed programs and options to listen anytime on-line. 

We at HPPR wish you a very Happy New Year.  And we hope these program offerings add to your enjoyment, reflections and memories.
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Join us for A Baroque Christmas in the New World, an hour-long program of early music, celebrating the holiday season with festive music from 17th- and 18th-century Mexico, Peru and Bolivia performed by the musicians of the Historical Performance Institute at the Jacobs School of Music of Indiana University. 

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President Trump tweets a lot. With tens of millions of followers on Twitter, Trump proposes policy, shares his latest actions and reacts to the news. But 140 characters rarely gives the full context. Here, we attempt to do just that for key tweets.


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Donald Trump is now the 45th president of the United States. NPR reporters and editors across the newsroom have annotated his inaugural address. 


The NPR Politics team and reporters across the newsroom will be live-annotating a news conference with President-elect Donald Trump, expected at 11 am ET/8am PT on Wednesday. We will be fact-checking and providing background to his remarks in real-time. We will be paying special attention to any comments about conflicts of interest, health care and national security.


The NPR Politics team and reporters across the newsroom will be live-annotating President Obama's farewell address in Chicago on Tuesday night, scheduled to begin at 9 pm ET/6pm ET. The team will be adding fact-checks and background to Obama's comments as he gives them. We'll be watching in particular for remarks on his legacy, national security, health care and foreign policy, among other topics.


Join Dodge City Marshal Allen Bailey and cowgirl Janey for a special Christmas addition of Western Swing & Other Things, with a blend of Western Swing & Cowboy music, humor, poetry and western lore that is unique to the High Plains region.