Jazz Museum in New Orleans gains a new director

Jul 18, 2016

David Kunian is the new curator of the Jazz Museum in Louisiana. This museum displays instruments belonging to musicians such as Louis Armstrong, Sidney Bechet, and "Creole" George Guesnon.

Friday Feature: Western NC's Only Ag Ed Program

Jul 18, 2016

     Thanks to a grant from the Golden LEAF Foundation, Brevard College is moving forward with plans to become the only college in Western North Carolina to offer an Agricultural Education Program.  Jennifer Frick-Ruppert, professor of Biology and Environmental Science and chair of the Science and Mathematics Division, took part in this WNCW Friday Feature Interview of the Week (July 15, 2016) answering questions and covering details.

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STEVE GUNN Live Wednesday, July 13th at 3pm

Jul 13, 2016
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Perhaps best known as the supporting guitarist for Kurt Vile among others, Pennsylvania/New York's Steve Gunn nowadays fronts his own indie-rock band, and is on tour in support of his summer release Eyes on the Lines. They visit Studio B for the first time on their way to Asheville for a show Wednesday night at The Mothlight.

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Friday Feature: Women Roofer's Reach 100...

Jul 12, 2016
Women Roofers

A part of the Rutherford (NC) Housing Project, Women Roofers talk about their history, their purpose and a milestone during this Friday Feature from July 8, 2016.  Being interviewed are group members Nell Perry Bovender and Lori Herrick.

Learn more about Women Roofers here.

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Friday Feature: Child Welfare Report for N.C.

Jul 12, 2016

The 2016 Kids Count Data Book from the Annie E. Casey Foundation was recently released for all states across the country.  Laila Bell, Director of Research at North Carolina Child, joined WNCW to talk about results for our home state during this Friday Feature from July 1, 2016.  Just what were the child well being results...

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