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4:04 pm
Mon October 24, 2005

In Our Water, Sewage Spills

In Our Water, Sewage Spills

Wilmington, NC – Dr. Larry Cahoon talks with WHQR's Catherine Welch about what sewage spills and runoff water leave behind.

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Movies
12:59 pm
Fri October 21, 2005

Inside the Final Cut Film Fest

Wilmington is no stranger to film crews, but it's not often that more than a dozen of them descend on the area at once. And that's exactly what will happen this weekend , when the Final Cut Film Festival sends its many crews of determined filmmakers out into the region. Their mission: come back with a short film, entirely shot and edited, in twenty-four hours. WHQR's Megan Williams sits down with the festival's director, Matt Mizell.

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Books
4:46 pm
Wed October 19, 2005

Mystery Writers Wreak Literary Mayhem in Cape Fear

When film crews come to the region, they're often looking for backdrops that could be anywhere. When authors, on the other hand, make it to the Cape Fear Coast, the setting is often as much a part of the story as the plot. With the Cape Fear Crime Fest the last weekend in October, WHQR's Megan Williams goes in search of Wilmington's seedy fictional underbelly...

Mystery Writers Wreak Literary Mayhem in Cape Fear

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12:25 pm
Mon October 17, 2005

The Beauty of Fall

In her commentary Barbara Sullivan talks about the beauty of Fall in the garden.

Wilmington, NC – Barbara Sullivan lives and gardens in historic downtown Wilmington.

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Local Interest
11:52 am
Fri October 14, 2005

Amateur Radio Operators

Amateur Radio Operators

Wilmington, NC – After hurricane Katrina, amateur radio operators supplied vital communication to emergency management workers.

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4:33 pm
Tue October 11, 2005

Whistlestop Market

Autumn delights lured commentator Ede Baldridge up Highway 276 to Brevard where she discovered a cornucopia of treats.

Wilmington, NC – Ede Baldridge writes about memorable people and places in the southeast.

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Local Interest
5:15 pm
Thu October 6, 2005

Growing Up in Garden City

Growing Up in Garden City

Wilmington, NC – Wilmington resident Nancy Richardson grew up in Garden City, knew the Clutter family and watched Truman Capote turn one story from her town into an American classic.

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4:07 pm
Wed October 5, 2005

Wilmington Art Deco

Architect Charles Boney Jr. recalls the integration of art, architecture and design that became known as art deco, or style moderne.

Wilmington, NC – Charles Boney and his family are happy to live in the historic district of downtown Wilmington.

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10:14 am
Wed October 5, 2005

Corp. Bob

As the clean up begins in New Orleans, native and commentator Maurice Martinez sets his concerns about rebuilding to music.

Wilmington, NC – Dr. Maurice Martinez is a professor at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington and a native of New Orleans.

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2:38 pm
Mon October 3, 2005

Once Upon A Time

The recent film "Brothers Grim" makes commentator Nan Graham wonder which one you would pick as your favorit childhood fairy tale. And more important, why it was your favorite.

Nan Graham is our life-long southerner. Her newest book of WHQR commentaries "In a Magnolia Minute ... Secrets of a Late Bloomer" is now available in bookstores and on Amazon.com.

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