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3:03 pm
Fri May 8, 2015

Subtropical Storm Ana Meandering toward Cape Fear region, bringing Wet, Messy Weekend

Subtropical Storm Ana as of 2 PM Friday, May 8, 2015
NWS National Hurricane Center

The official start to Hurricane Season is still three weeks away, but Subtropical Storm Ana is alive and well and drifting slowly toward the Cape Fear region. 

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Midday Interviews
7:01 pm
Thu May 7, 2015

"Cuckoo's Nest" Returns to Kesey's Original Perspective

J.R. Rodriguez, Deb Bowen, Hal Cosec

Author and counter-cultural figure Ken Kesey was inspired to write One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by his experiences working the night shift at a VA Hospital and taking part in scientific experiments exploring the effects of hallucinogenic drugs.   Take a moment to digest that-and consider how such a fringe experience could inspire a novel that was an immediate success when published in 1962.  It then went on to sweep the Academy Awards for the film adaptation released in 1975. 

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Local
3:36 pm
Wed May 6, 2015

The Williston Alumni Choir Celebrates Their Centennial

Check out some of the photos from a gorgeous performance by the Williston Alumni Choir. They sang their hearts out and we couldn't be more thankful for their time and talent!

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Local
4:52 pm
Mon May 4, 2015

Top BOEM Official Addresses Scientists' Concerns about Potential for Redundancy in Seismic Surveying

North Atlantic Right Whale Mother and Calf
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries

Officials with the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management are reviewing ten permit applications from eight companies seeking to conduct seismic testing off the coast of North Carolina. 

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Local
3:53 pm
Mon May 4, 2015

BOEM says Shrinking Buffer Zone for Offshore Oil and Gas Not Possible

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory is a vocal supporter of offshore exploration for oil and gas and its necessary precursor, seismic testing. 

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Midday Interviews
2:36 pm
Mon May 4, 2015

"Silver Arts" Exhibit + Competition

Erika Lawrence

Senior Games began in North Carolina over 30 years ago, promoting a holistic approach to body, mind,

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Inside WHQR
1:19 pm
Mon May 4, 2015

WHQR'S Fundraising Luncheon with Cokie Roberts is Full - Thank You Everyone

EVENT FULL

NO MORE SEATS AVAILABLE

THANK YOU EVERYONE!

Wednesday, June 3 at 12 PM

Grand Ballroom at the Hilton Riverside

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Friday, May 8
12:11 pm
Mon May 4, 2015

Last Chance to see "Moments of the Past" by Bradley Carter and Jason Parker

It's Been Too Long
Brad Carter

This is your last chance to see the magnificent, once-in-a-lifetime collection by local talents Bradley Carter and Jason Parker, "Moments of the Past." Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 10 AM - 4 PM. Don't miss out on this unique experience. 

Midday Interviews
1:13 pm
Fri May 1, 2015

Opera Wilmington Sings Broadway

Nancy King & Bella Stollenmaier

Opera Wilmington has crafted a Mother's Day Brunch that features the top vocal talents in our area.   Opera Wilmington Sings Broadway is a showcase for Golden Age show tunes from Show Boat, Guys and Dolls, South Pacific, just to name a few.  Phil Furia from WHQR's Great American Songbook is the

well-versed musical genius emceeing the event.

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May 25-27 at 7 PM, May 27 at 4 PM
12:55 pm
Fri May 1, 2015

Cinematique Presents "While We're Young"

A comedy from Noah Baumbach ( The Squid and the Whale, Frances Ha) starring Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts as Josh and Cornelia, a childless New York couple in their forties  who gravitate towards a young hipster couple named Jamie (Adam Driver) and Darby (Amanda Seyfried) until Josh begins to suspect his new best friend might not be as straightforward as he thought. (R, 1 hr 34 min)

Monday-Wednesday, May 25-27, 7 PM

Wednesday, May 27, 4 PM

Thalian Hall Main Stage

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