Current co-host of the “Mornings with Mark and Sam” show on 97.9 KICK-FM. Mark is a graduate of the Conservatory at The Second City in Chicago and holds a degree in Acting from Northern Illinois University. Mark is also the host of “On the Mark”, an hour of honest sports talk every Saturday morning on News Talk 1070 KHMO-Am. His love for sports followed him from Chicago never missing an opportunity to watch the Bears, Bulls, Cubs, or Hawks. In 2022, Mark received the Missouri Broadcasting Award for Best Sports Personality Small Market. Mark enjoys time with his wife and family, history, and random facts. You can connect with Mark on Twitter @MarkHespen
Experts rank Missouri as one of the Worst States for Teachers
Why did the experts rank Missouri as one of the worst states in the country for teachers? It is below states like Louisiana, Alaska, and West Virginia...Why?
Want to hit some Golf Balls at Busch Stadium in St. Louis?
Here is your chance to grab your golf clubs and take some swings inside the iconic Busch Stadium in St. Louis, sign up now before all the slots are gone!
Is Missouri’s New Texting & Driving Law Fair?
The law starts August 2023 and many Missourians are already confused by what they are and aren't allowed to do with the new Texting and Driving law in the Show-Me State.
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Is Illinois a Great “Road Trip” state?
A new ranking of the best and worst states for road trips this summer has been unveiled and you may be shocked to see where Illinois is on the list...
Who are the Top 5 Pro Athletes in Missouri right now?
Missouri has some big-name professional sports teams like the Kansas City Chiefs, the St. Louis Cardinals, and the St. Louis Blues, but if you had to create a list of the Top 5 pro athletes from ALL of the professional teams in Missouri who makes the list?
Take your Dad to an Iconic Missouri Steakhouse for Father’s Day
Father's Day is this weekend, and if you are still searching for a place to take your Dad to eat, look no further than this legendary steakhouse in Missouri!
Here is the Popcorn in Missouri you Need to Try!
It was voted the Best Popcorn in Missouri in 2023, and the story behind the popcorn will make you want to try it even more! Here are the details on this salty, delicious, treat...
Missouri is a BBQ State but it has a MUST try Burger too
We know that Missouri is famous worldwide for its iconic BBQ, BUT there is a burger that might soon make Missouri a destination for a different kind of beef...
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