Agriculture Institute Aims to Grow Success

Jun 9, 2016

A new class at Isothermal Community College will help students plant the seeds to their future in the field of agriculture, officials said this week.

The Agriculture Institute is a new Continuing Education program for residents of Rutherford and Polk counties. The class will start on Monday, June 20, on the main campus in Spindale.

  Renee Denton represented WNCW at Bonnaroo 2016 in Manchester, TN.  Read about her experience and see her photos below.

Brothers Comatose Visited WNCW

Jun 8, 2016
Brothers Comatose in WNCW's Air Studio on May 26, 2016
Joe Kendrick

Brothers Comatose visited WNCW's air studio on May 26, 2016.  Playback their session and interview with Roland Dierauf.

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Friday Feature: Pollination Celebration

Jun 8, 2016

WNCW's Friday Feature Interview of the Week June 3rd was about the 2016 Pollination Celebration for Western North Carolina.  Guest discussing the event is the Founder and Director of Bee City USA (a pollinator advocate) Phyllis Stiles, who leads the program held in Asheville.  Hear facts about how important pollination is to our environment and a concern about decreasing numbers of honeybees.

Information posted by Paul Foster, host and producer of The Friday Feature Interview of the Week 

More to the Story- Asheville News by Mtn. Xpress

Jun 8, 2016

Thanks to Reporter Dan Hess of Mountain Xpress, this WNCW More To The Story gave listeners the chance to learn about Co-Working Spaces that are benefiting workers in Asheville, upcoming decisions facing Buncombe County Commissioners, and what Buncombe Co. Congressional Primaries might hold (the second  primary by the way).  This interview aired June 1, 2016.

Interview posted by the Host and Producer of More to the Story, Paul Foster - Senior Producer, News Director, and Public Service Coordinator