Nicci Garmon

About Nicci ...

Nicci Garmon has worked at Zimmer Radio since before she graduated from Journalism School at MU. She is on air mornings on the Eagle 93.9 and mid-days on 96.7 KCMQ...and is the program director of both stations.

Her passions include music, spending time with her family, water sports, reading, and she's a news junkie.

Nicci is originally from Alabama, but has been in Columbia for over 30 years and loves being part of the community.

Latest Posts By Nicci Garmon

The Roof at The Broadway

Columbia’s newest bar opened just in time for my friend’s birthday celebration, so we jumped at the chance to check out The Roof on top of The Broadway in downtown Columbia. I don’t think we … READ MORE

Summer Shows

What’s helping you cope with this extra long and bitter winter?  For me, it’s pre-planning which summer rock concerts I want to hit.  Since many of the shows that have been announced so far are … READ MORE

2014 Away Mizzou Football Games

I’ve made it a goal to attend at least one away game every season for my beloved Tigers.  This past season I went to the Ole Miss game and the year before that – I … READ MORE

Thanksgiving is the new Black Friday

Many retail stores are starting Black Friday on Thanksgiving this year, and some even did it last year.  There’s been a lot of backlash from people who think those stores epitomize corporate greed while preventing … READ MORE

What Happened To Kids Halloween Costumes?

When I was growing up, I never once went to a store and bought a Halloween costume.  Half the fun was coming up with a creative costume idea, then using what you already had (or … READ MORE

The Top 5 Things to Know About the KC Renaissance Festival

The Kansas City Renaissance Festival is going on until October 14th. Here are 5 things you should know before you go. Location.  It may be called the Kansas City Renfest, but it’s actually 15 miles … READ MORE

The Perfect Tailgate Bloody Mary

I bartended my way through college, and I can’t tell you how many times I set a customer straight on a weekend morning with one of these Bloody Mary’s. (Just call them “Attitude Adjusters”)  And … READ MORE

Foreigner Won’t Seem Foreign

Several years ago, Foreigner came to the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia.  I went to the show – but was skeptical about seeing them without former singer and co-founder Lou Gramm. Luckily, it turned out … READ MORE

Do You Bleed Cardinal Red?

Did you know that donating blood can be good for YOUR health? Most people know that donating blood can save other peoples’ lives, but you can personally benefit from donating in more ways than one. … READ MORE

Gov’t Mule, NOT Cheese!

There’s a show coming to the Blue Note on Monday, April 29th, that can’t get here soon enough.  It’s a Southern rock jam band called Gov’t Mule that’s been around since the mid-90’s. If you’ve … READ MORE