Merle Haggard, Country Legend, Dead at 79

Apr 6, 2016

Merle Haggard, who over six decades composed and performed one of the greatest repertoires in country music, capturing the American condition with his stories of the poor, the lost, the working class, heartbroken and hard-living, died at his home in California. He died today, his 79th birthday.

Spring 2016 Fund Drive Special Offers

Apr 4, 2016

Converse College (Spartanburg) presents a unique, educational, and FUN program, April 8 and 9, about Southern Storytelling, Music, and more called 'Okra 2 Opera'.  The keynote speaker of the event, Joe Newberry, joined WNCW for this Friday Feature Interview of the Week, March 25, 2016.  Joe's personality and wit made this one funny interview to say the least.  This NC based musician and storyteller is known all over, including appearances on public radio's Prairie Home Companion.

Info submitted by WNCW's Paul Foster

More to the Story- Charlotte Economic Update

Mar 29, 2016

Ely Portillo, Economic Development Reporter, with the Charlotte Observer, returned to WNCW's More to the Story on March 23, 2016 to speak about the latest in development for the Queen City.

Information submitted by the Host and Producer of More to the Story - Paul Foster, News/Public Service/Morning Show Host for WNCW

WNCW Featured in Upcoming World Café Series

Mar 24, 2016

David Dye and the World Café visited North Carolina late in February for their Sense of Place series, spotlighting the cities of Asheville, Charlotte and the Triangle.