On this edition of WestSouthwest, a Western Michigan University student's invention to help with speech impediments and we revisit last year's interview with a civil rights icon. 

The Associated Press

 There's a few things you probably didn't know about Martin Luther King: 


Daniel Floyd says the movie The Great Debaters inspired his idea for a device to help people with articulation. 


Governor Rick Snyder says he has faith the public will approve a May ballot proposal to boost road funding. 

Snyder Continues Push for Skilled Trades

Jan 21, 2015
Melissa Benmark / WKAR

Governor Rick Snyder is following up Tuesday's State of the State address by continuing to promote skilled trades.