Eastern Standard's "pathway" image was photographed in the strolling field at Snug Hollow, a secluded respite near Irvine, Kentucky.

Who and what we are

Tom Martin - Producing Host

Mike Savage - Executive Producer

 Neil Kesterson - Producing Engineer/Editor 

 Airing on Thursdays at 11 a.m. & 7 p.m. and Sunday evenings at 6 p.m., Eastern Standard is a radio magazine of interviews and stories about interesting people, places and things happening in central and Appalachian Kentucky. Our program is a community service of Eastern Kentucky University.  

With the support of the Foundation for Appalachian Kentucky and the Appalachian Impact Fund, Eastern Standard is produced under the technical direction of Neil Kesterson at Dynamix Productions in Lexington, Kentucky.

Producing Host  Tom Martin, a network radio news veteran (AP Radio, RKO Network News, ABC News, WABC News, Paul Harvey News) and former Lexington Herald-Leader contributing columnist, engages in compelling, enlightening conversations with guests who represent a broad range of interests. Tom is co-publisher of the online regional arts and culture magazine UnderMain.