Friday Feature: Coal Ash Ponds (Duke Energy) Update

Oct 17, 2017

In 2016, WNCW presented interviews with Duke Energy and Western North Carolina environmental advocate group, Mountain True about Duke's Coal Ash pits, in particular at Cliffside, NC's power plant.  What is the current condition of the Broad River, used by the plant. Mountain True says one thing and Duke Energy another.  Danielle Peoples representing Duke Energy and David Caldwell representing Mountain True joined WNCW again for this informative Friday Feature Interview (originally aired October 13, 2017).

Amazon is searching for a second headquarters.  A $5 billion project that could add nearly 50,000 jobs.  Can Charlotte become that second home of a new Amazon campus? Katie Peralta of the Charlotte Observer covers the details in this More to the Story from October 11, 2017.

Posted by Host and Producer of More to the Story- Paul Foster, WNCW Senior Producer, News and PSA Coordinator, and Regional Host for Morning Edition

Davis dreams to be a teacher one day, walking with College Math Professor Patrick Torrence

Charlotte, NC – November 4, 2017 – On Saturday, November 4, children battling cancer will make their debuts on the runway in the inaugural Charlotte Fashion Funds the Cure. Models will be cruising down the runway in the latest trends exclusively provided by Dillard’s.  

Event:                   Fashion Funds the Cure benefiting the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation

Date:                     Saturday, November 4, 2017

Location:             Dillard’s at Southpark Mall  

CALLING ALL NC & SC RESIDENTS - The Tryon International Equestrian Center is so thankful for your support that tickets for the FEI World Equestrian Games™ are ON SALE NOW just for you in advance of the public launch on October 16 at 10am EST! They are expecting a sold out event!

John Huey and Martin Anderson outside WNCW
Photo by Vicki Dameron

On Air Host Martin Anderson recently spoke with John Huey for the Garden & Gun Magazine podcast about our music programming. Check it out if you want to learn more about how we select our music, or if you're looking for a way to explain us to friends!