Michelle Crouch http://whqr.org en Our 30th Anniversary http://whqr.org/post/our-30th-anniversary <p>WHQR went on the air on April 22nd, 1984. The first sound the station played? A newborn baby's cry.</p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:23:02 +0000 Michelle Crouch 50659 at http://whqr.org Our 30th Anniversary Docutime Film Festival 2014 @ UNCW http://whqr.org/post/docutime-film-festival-2014-uncw <p>Once again a dedicated community of documentary-lovers can experience sophisticated and inspiring entertainment from around the world. The&nbsp;12th&nbsp;annual&nbsp;DocuTime&nbsp;film festival takes place at&nbsp;UNCW’s&nbsp;King Hall Auditorium from <strong>10:00am&nbsp;to 7:00 pm on Saturday, January&nbsp;25th, 2014</strong>.&nbsp; Tickets are available at Sharky's Box Office at UNCW, online at <a href="http://www.etix.com/ticket/online/homePageSearch.do;jsessionid=F24B5041159E6E283E52C23E6F6FCF55?method=systemComplexSearch&amp;orderBy=1">etix.com</a> or may be purchased at the door. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 15:14:00 +0000 Michelle Crouch 49248 at http://whqr.org Docutime Film Festival 2014 @ UNCW A Season's Griot 2013 http://whqr.org/post/seasons-griot-2013 <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>Airing on WHQR 91.3fm!<br />Time: Thursday, December 26, 12 pm<br />Rebroadcast: Sunday, December 29, 7 pm</em><br />&nbsp;</p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 19:05:47 +0000 Michelle Crouch 47782 at http://whqr.org A Season's Griot 2013 HoHo Shorts Countdown: "A Jar of Christmas Cheer" by Patricia Walters Lowery http://whqr.org/post/hoho-shorts-countdown-jar-christmas-cheer-patricia-walters-lowery <p><em>We received so many wonderful submissions to our 2013 Homemade Holiday Shorts Story Contest that we wanted to share six more of our favorites with you! Every day this week we'll post a different author's story.&nbsp; Homemade Holiday Shorts will air live on December 15th at 6pm on WHQR 91.3 fm. Tune in (or <a href="http://www.sagepayments.net/eftcart/products.asp?M_id=367473496616">purchase tickets</a> to the live performance) to hear Rachel Lewis Hilburn read the winning story, Mebane Boyd's "Kurisumasu."</em></p><p></p><p align="center"><strong>A Jar of Good Cheer</strong></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 22:26:55 +0000 Michelle Crouch 47554 at http://whqr.org HoHo Shorts Countdown: "A Jar of Christmas Cheer" by Patricia Walters Lowery HoHo Shorts Countdown: "Christmas Journal" by Ray Funderburk http://whqr.org/post/hoho-shorts-countdown-christmas-journal-ray-funderburk <p><em>We received so many wonderful submissions to our 2013 Homemade Holiday Shorts Story Contest that we wanted to share six more of our favorites with you! Every day this week we'll post a different author's story.&nbsp; Homemade Holiday Shorts will air live on December 15th at 6pm on WHQR 91.3 fm. Tune in (or <a href="http://www.sagepayments.net/eftcart/products.asp?M_id=367473496616">purchase tickets</a> to the live performance) to hear Rachel Lewis Hilburn read the winning story, Mebane Boyd's "Kurisumasu."</em></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 18:31:53 +0000 Michelle Crouch 47372 at http://whqr.org HoHo Shorts Countdown: "Christmas Journal" by Ray Funderburk HoHo Shorts Countdown: "Oh! Christmas Tree" by Mary Kaye Hester http://whqr.org/post/hoho-shorts-countdown-oh-christmas-tree-mary-kaye-hester <p><em>We received so many wonderful submissions to our 2013 Homemade Holiday Shorts Story Contest that we wanted to share six more of our favorites with you! Every day this week we'll post a different author's story.&nbsp; Homemade Holiday Shorts will air live on December 15th at 6pm on WHQR 91.3 fm. Tune in (or <a href="http://www.sagepayments.net/eftcart/products.asp?M_id=367473496616">purchase tickets</a> to the live performance) to hear Rachel Lewis Hilburn read the winning story, Mebane Boyd's "Kurisumasu."</em></p><p></p><p align="center"><strong>Oh! Christmas Tree</strong></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 22:32:22 +0000 Michelle Crouch 47434 at http://whqr.org HoHo Shorts Countdown: "Oh! Christmas Tree" by Mary Kaye Hester HoHo Shorts Countdown: "The Shortest Match" by Edith Edwards http://whqr.org/post/hoho-shorts-countdown-shortest-match-edith-edwards <p><em>We received so many wonderful submissions to our 2013 Homemade Holiday Shorts Story Contest that we wanted to share six more of our favorites with you! Every day this week we'll post a different author's story.&nbsp; Homemade Holiday Shorts will air live on December 15th at 6pm on WHQR 91.3 fm. Tune in (or <a href="http://www.sagepayments.net/eftcart/products.asp?M_id=367473496616">purchase tickets</a> to the live performance) to hear Rachel Lewis Hilburn read the winning story, Mebane Boyd's "Kurisumasu."</em></p><p align="center">&nbsp;</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 01:23:49 +0000 Michelle Crouch 47304 at http://whqr.org HoHo Shorts Countdown: "The Shortest Match" by Edith Edwards HoHo Shorts Countdown: "Crying with Santa" by Katharine Frazier http://whqr.org/post/hoho-shorts-countdown-crying-santa-katharine-frazier <p><em>We received so many wonderful submissions to our 2013 Homemade Holiday Shorts Story Contest that we wanted to share six more of our favorites with you! Every day this week we'll post a different author's story.&nbsp; Homemade Holiday Shorts will air live on December 15th at 6pm on WHQR 91.3 fm. Tune in (or <a href="http://www.sagepayments.net/eftcart/products.asp?M_id=367473496616">purchase tickets</a> to the live performance) to hear Rachel Lewis Hilburn read the winning story, Mebane Boyd's "Kurisumasu."</em></p><p></p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 21:17:03 +0000 Michelle Crouch 47291 at http://whqr.org HoHo Shorts Countdown: "Crying with Santa" by Katharine Frazier HoHo Shorts Countdown: "No Take Backs" by Meghan K. Barnes http://whqr.org/post/hoho-shorts-countdown-no-take-backs-meghan-k-barnes <p><em>We received so many wonderful submissions to our 2013 Homemade Holiday Shorts Story Contest that we wanted to share six more of our favorites with you! Every day this week we'll post a different author's story.&nbsp; Homemade Holiday Shorts will air live on December 15th at 6pm on WHQR 91.3 fm. Tune in (or <a href="http://www.sagepayments.net/eftcart/products.asp?M_id=367473496616">purchase tickets</a> to the live performance) to hear Rachel Lewis Hilburn read the winning story, Mebane Boyd's "Kurisumasu."</em></p><p></p><p align="center"><strong>No Take-Backs</strong></p> Sun, 08 Dec 2013 15:07:28 +0000 Michelle Crouch 47238 at http://whqr.org HoHo Shorts Countdown: "No Take Backs" by Meghan K. Barnes UPDATE: Homemade Holiday Shorts 2013 Story Contest Winner Announced http://whqr.org/post/update-homemade-holiday-shorts-2013-story-contest-winner-announced <p> **UPDATE: &nbsp;This year's winner is Mebane&nbsp;Boyd. Congrats, Mebane! Tune in to Homemade Holiday Shorts to hear her story. We'll share some Honorable Mention tales on the web, too!**&nbsp;</p><p>Every year, WHQR produces <strong>Homemade Holiday Shorts</strong>, a fun-filled hour of music and storytelling where local entertainers celebrate wintertime traditions. Guests have included Clyde Edgerton, Nan Graham, Madafo Lloyd Wilson, Karen Bender, Tony Rivenbark, Carl Kassel, Linda Lavin, and many more.</p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 17:16:05 +0000 Michelle Crouch 44917 at http://whqr.org UPDATE: Homemade Holiday Shorts 2013 Story Contest Winner Announced