Friday Feature of the Week

Friday Feature- Collaborative Family Law

Sep 20, 2017

Attorneys Heidi Stewart and Theresa Weber were guests on WNCW's Friday Feature Interview of the Week to talk about Collaborative Family Law, as a no court alternative.  The two lawyers are a part of the Western North Carolina Collaborative Law Group and know what it means to help guide and provide support to couples who may feel they need to divorce and the steps taken in dividing property, custody of children, and money matters.  This segment originally aired on September 15, 2017.

Friday Feature: Plow Day at Warren Wilson College

Sep 13, 2017
Area teamsters show off their draft animals at Plow Day 2015.
Photo: Rachel Sexton

Did you miss this year's Annual Plow Day? If so, this will be a WNCW Friday Feature Interview of the Week that you'll want to check out as to be prepared for next year.  The yearly event is held by and at Warren Wilson College in Swannanoa, NC.  Playing a big part in the event is the college's Horse Crew.  Learn about the crew, its mission/studies, and all the details on Horse Power - Plow Day from guest Warren Wilson Student, Anna Murabito.  This segment originally aired Sept. 8, 2017.

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Learn all about the Asheville Mushroom Club and its recent event called Fungi-Fest that took place September 2nd.  The club hosts monthly member meetings, provides tips on looking in the woods for yummy mushrooms as well as advice on varieties that are edible, along with great recipes. Carrie Knox Federici was special guest on this Friday Feature Interview of the Week from Sept. 1, 2017.

Posted by Host and Producer of the Friday Feature, Paul Foster, who serves as Senior Producer, News Director, and Regional Host of Morning Edition for WNCW 88.7

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Homeward Bound

The commission of an organization called 'Homeward Bound' is to end chronic homelessness, as they support more than 3,000 people experiencing homelessness annually.  You'll want to hear this edition of The Friday Feature Interview of the Week to learn more about how Homeward Bound Development Communications Officer- Ben Fehsenfeld and Ryan McCollough of Keller Williams Professionals Realty teamed up to work on this issue in Buncombe County.  Original air date on WNCW was August 25, 2017.

Friday Feature: Our Regions Build Up to the Eclipse

Aug 24, 2017
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While the Great American Total Eclipse is now in our rear view mirror, this Friday Feature Interview of the Week featured UNC-Asheville Assistant Professor, Dr. Britt Lundgren from the Department of Physics.  This was a scientific discussion of an eclipse that involved tips and what to expect.  Places like Greenville, SC and Franklin and Cashiers, NC were in the path of the eclipse's totality.  Original air date was August 18th.  The eclipse occurred on August 21, 2017.