LEW CARD Live Thursday, September 8th at 11am

Sep 2, 2016

Check out this Austin/Chattanooga singer/songwriter if you haven't discovered him already. We loved his most recent album Follow Me Down, and he returns for another live session here before gigs in Kingsport, Asheville and Knoxville.

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Our favorite Wilkesboro-by-way-of-Switzerland-and-New-York trio returns to WNCW, as they get ready for the Mountain Song Festival in Brevard, their own Carolina in the Fall Music & Food Festival (9/23-24), and the premiere of their "Roan Mountain Suite" with the Kontras Quartet in October.

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Karen Chavez of the Asheville Citizen-Times took part in this recent 'More to the Story' talking about the 100th Anniversary of National and State Parks, including news on  parks located in Western North Carolina.  Expansion for Mount Mitchell, the latest on Lake James and Grandfather Mtn. are all covered. Original air date was August 31, 2016.

Posted by Host and Producer for WNCW's More to the Story - Paul Foster

Friday Feature: Gerard House-The Learning Kitchen

Sep 1, 2016

Based in Hendersonville, The Gerard House specializes in helping those with Autism.  That includes 'The Learning Kitchen' a way to get those with the condition comfortable in a kitchen setting where they can learn how to prepare fresh and healthy dishes.  Perhaps someone with Autism finds the freedom and ability to go on to make a career in the cooking industry in a variety of roles.  This interview with a representative of The Gerard House was the Friday Feature Interview of the Week on August 26, 2016.

The Western North Carolina organization Muddy Sneakers has been helping further the STEM education of fifth graders in various school districts in the region.  They hope to expand their approach of taking the science classroom outdoors for children.  Hear all the details from this Friday Feature Interview of the Week that aired August 19, 2016.

Submitted by Paul Foster, WNCW Senior Producer/News and Public Service Coordinator, who host and produces The Friday Feature