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Fifty years ago, the Beatles released an album heralded as one of the best rock records in history. Thursday night, WNCW airs the radio documentary Everything Was Right: The Beatles’ Revolver from 9 to 11pm. Host Paul Ingles explores the landmark album's story and influence in depth, talking with historians, musicians, music critics, and fans like Jim Derogatis, Shawn Colvin, Mark Erelli, and David Gans. The two hour special also spotlights each song on Revolver.

Weekend Window 8/6/16

Aug 10, 2016

WNCW's 'More To The Story' provided an update on the U.S. National Whitewater Center, located in Charlotte, thanks to a conversation from a reporter in the know, Fred Clasen Kelly of the Charlotte Observer.  The center had to remove all of its water after a tragedy earlier in the year.  A recap of the steps and improvements taking place are a part of this discussion that aired Aug. 3, 2016.

Posted by Host and Producer of More to the Story, Paul Foster

This Friday Feature Interview of the Week, broadcast Aug. 5, 2016, featured J Hackett, Student Development Director for Greener Opportunities or GO, an Asheville non-profit organization helping young adults and those hit by tough circumstances get the training they need to join today's workforce.

Posted by Paul Foster, Producer and Host of the Friday Feature on WNCW

Friday Feature: Historic Penland Post Office

Aug 3, 2016

Penland, located in the Western NC Mountains is home to a treasure that locals want to see around for future generations.  What was once both a post office and general store, located beside a thriving railroad, and dating back to around 1900, still operates today as the town's post office.  Hear all about The Penland Post Office (Restoration) Project from this Friday Feature Interview of the Week that aired on July 29, 2016.

Posted by Host and Producer of WNCW's Friday Feature Interview of the Week, Paul Foster

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