Standard Time with George Scheibner on WHQR

Mon-Fri 8:10PM–9PM

Join George Scheibner with a mix of straight-ahead and great vocal jazz. Featuring Philip Furia's Great American Songbook at 1:30pm.

iBiquity, Inc.

We always receive lots of interesting comments during our fundraising campaigns, and with our new Classical HQR and HQR news streams, the one that ended Wednesday was no exception. I’m going to address more than one comment by going back to an announcement we made prior to the drive. For listeners who would like to hear Classical HQR on 96.7 but are having difficulty, there is a solution for you – an HD Radio which will pick up the HD2 signal of 91.3. This works very well and you can find out...

Grace Evanko Sullivan wrote on the website for Andy Wood's Tuesday commentary on moles : I love this story! We recently moved and the previous owners had mole poison in the garage. I threw it out immediately- poor guys [smiley face]. Todd Berliner wrote: I normally regard Rachel Lewis Hilburn as an incisive reporter, but her interview with Chancellor Gary Miller sounded like it was produced by Miller's promotion firm. She squandered an opportunity to ask...

Listener Carla wrote: It is very easy to see that WHQR has a vendetta against Thom Goolsby - what is the beef?? In response -- we do not have a vendetta of any kind. Not to belabor the point, but Senator Goolsby is a public figure and we are a news organization. We have recently reported , as other media have, on the revocation of his investment advisor registration by the North Carolina Secretary of State's Office Securities Division, as part of a Consent Order last week....

NPR

In this week's big news, listeners all over the region were anxiously tuned in to WHQR on Sunday night to see if we'd do it yet one more time. Frequent correspondent Nancy Geimer wrote to us on Monday: Yay!! RadioLab this week was a program we've never heard before, and we enjoyed it. We look forward to hearing another program that we've never heard before, next week! Thanks for all you do. I wrote back to Nancy and asked if could use her name. Her reply? Why not? I'm starting to feel like a...

20 Years of Acme Art

May 22, 2012

Today I spoke with Dick Roberts and Pam Toll about 20 years of Acme Art on North Fifth. There is an opening reception Friday from 6-9 pm for the retrospective show called Home , which features the work of many of the 130 artists associated with Acme over the years. For more information, see their website .