Cory Crowe

News and Public Affairs Director

Originally from Monroe, Cory has worked in a variety of media. He has worked in television news and spent seven years as a TV sports play-by-play announcer. He was also creative director for a television advertising department and worked extensively as a photojournalist. Cory has lived in both Dallas and New Orleans.

His radio career started in the 1980’s as a rock disk jockey before being "bit" by the news bug. In 1991 Cory started as a student news intern at the new public radio station, 90.3 KEDM. Although he left radio to open his own music store and recording studio, he later returned to worked as a radio program director, sports director, news director and talk show host. He also worked with national radio talk shows in syndication and satellite distribution.

Cory also has experience in digital advertising sales management, as well as social media marketing, behavioral advertising and audience research.

He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Radio/Television/Film Production from the University of Louisiana Monroe in 1995.

In his spare time he serves as the public address announcer at The University of Louisiana Monroe and works in the entertainment industry. He is a classically trained musician and enjoys Texas Blues.

Cory lives in Monroe with his wife Mary Pat.

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Live video of the Democratic response

AP Contest Entry - Breaking News - Radio

Cory Crowe - Grambling Shooting

AP Contest - Use of Sound - Zika Lurks Among Us

Cory Crowe

Ap Entry - What is Zika?

Jan 25, 2018

AP Contest Entry - Radio Long Feature Story

Cory Crowe 

What is Zika?

AP Contest - Zika Series

Jan 24, 2018

AP Contest - (Documentary or Series of Stories) 

Part 1 of 3  -What is Zika?

Cory Crowe

Part 2 of 3 - 

AP Contest Entry 

Radio Newscast

KEDM-FM Monroe, LA

Cory Crowe

AP Contest Entry - KEDM-FM   Monroe, LA  - Cory Crowe

(Radio Newscast) 12-13-17 7 a.m.

Contest Entry KEDM  Newscast 12-12-17 6 a.m. 

(Radio Newscast) by Cory Crowe

KEDM Public Radio - Monroe Louisiana

Wind Advisory Until 6PM

Jan 22, 2018

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a Lake Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 9 AM this morning to 6 PM CST
this evening. 

A tight pressure gradient associated with surface high
pressure building into the region and a departing surface low
pressure system moving across the Plains and Middle Mississippi
Valley will produce Westerly winds of 15-25 MPH with higher
gusts to 25-35 MPH

The Downtown River Jam Series announced their upcoming Mardi Gras Block Party scheduled for Saturday, February 3. The party will take place at multiple bars in downtown Monroe, La.