Hear Cincinnati: FC Cincinnati finally gets into MLS, a valedictorian's forbidden graduation speech

This week on Hear Cincinnati, host Brian Niesz, WCPO anchor Kathrine Nero, and Craft Brewed Sports podcast host Scott Kyser discuss Rosanne's show-canceling tweet, bourbon attractions in Northern Kentucky, new AP styles, teen violence in Middletown and more. 

Brian then talks with WCPO reporter Amanda Seitz about the long-awaited announcement that FC Cincinnati will join Major League Soccer and what happens next.

Later, Brian is joined by WCPO reporter Sarah Walsh, who discusses Holy Cross's valedictorian and why his graduation speech was canceled at the last minute.

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Notable links: 

  • 1:00 - The panel discusses Rosanne, bourbon, teen violence and more.
  • 20:30 - Amanda Seitz talks about what's next for FC Cincinnati now that they're official part of MLS. 
  • 39:15 - Sarah Walsh tells the story of a valedictorian's forbidden graduation speech

You can read more about these stories at wcpo.com/hear.

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Hear Cincinnati is back for the new year. This week, host Maxim Alter, digital editor Meghan Wesley, digital reporter Lucy May and 9 On Your Side anchor Kathrine Nero talk President Donald Trump, the Cincinnati Zoo's new baby hippo, the film "Hidden Figures," Adam Jones and much more. Photographer Emily Maxwell also walks us through covering the historic women's march in D.C. and I-Team reporter Hillary Lake gives us an exclusive look inside a local heroin treatment center. 

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WCPO Insiders can read more about these stories at wcpo.com/hear

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