4:03 pm
Tue January 10, 2006

Resolutions for the Garden

As 2006 settles in, commentator Barbara Sullivan makes a few New Year's resolutions focused on her gardening.

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

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Monday Commentary
11:38 am
Tue January 10, 2006

Digging for History Downtown

Torpedo Bottle

When a local developer set out to put houses on what used to be a city parking lot on the corner of Front and Church street, there was one unusual step: before they could start building up, they had to dig down. WHQR's Megan Williams visited the excavation

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Arts
2:11 pm
Mon January 9, 2006

Ailey Two Performs in Wilmington

The junior version of the legendary Ailey Dance Company - Ailey Two - gave a performance in Wilmington. WHQR's Megan Williams caught up with one of the group's young dancers in New York before the show.

Wilmington, NC, January 9, 2006 – Anika Scott-Garrel is in her first year with the company.

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Local Interest
1:47 am
Mon January 9, 2006

Helping the Homeless

Wilmington, NC – A North Carolina psychiatric hospital and a Myrtle Beach organization are sending homeless people to Wilmington on one-way bus tickets,leaving it up to law enforcement and local agencies to stem the flow and help these new arrivals. WHQR's Catherine Welch has more.

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Local Interest
1:47 am
Mon January 9, 2006

Helping the Homeless

Wilmington, NC – A North Carolina psychiatric hospital and a Myrtle Beach organization are sending homeless people to Wilmington on one-way bus tickets,leaving it up to law enforcement and local agencies to stem the flow and help these new arrivals. WHQR's Catherine Welch has more.

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Arts
9:57 am
Sat January 7, 2006

Whiteville Artist Willie Marlowe

Abstract painter Willie Marlowe has returned to her Whitesville roots with a show of her paintings at the Columbus County Arts Council, which opened the first week of January. WHQR's Megan Williams talked with the artist about her work, and her relationship with her hometown.

Wilmington, NC, January 7, 2006 – Painter Willie Marlowe has shown her work on three continents, but this is her first exhibition in her hometown.

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Local Interest
10:20 am
Fri January 6, 2006

Steve Taylor's Flick Picks of 2005

Wilmington, NC – Steve Taylor rolls out his list of the best films from 2005.

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Local Interest
4:13 pm
Thu January 5, 2006

The Joy of Conroy

Wilmington, NC – Nan Graham is our life-long southerner, and Pat Conroy will be at Thalian Hall on Friday, January 20th.

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National
2:31 pm
Thu January 5, 2006

Bob Edwards' New Voice

Host Bob Edwards

A familiar voice rejoins public airwaves in early January with the debut of "Bob Edwards Weekend." WHQR's Megan Williams spoke with the former NPR Morning Edition host from his studio at XM satellite radio in Washington, DC.

An extended version of this interview can be found under Megan Williams Features.

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9:04 am
Thu January 5, 2006

The Joy of Pat Conroy

Author Pat Conroy is coming to Wilmington and you don't want to miss him, says commentator Nan Graham.

Wilmington, NC – Nan Graham is our life-long southerner, and Pat Conroy will be at Thalian Hall on Friday, January 20th.

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