Commentaries

Thursday Commentary
12:05 pm
Wed February 14, 2007

plant tags

gardening commentator Barbara Sullivan has some tips on how to read plan tags

Gardening commentator Barbara Sullivan has some advice on how to read an info tag to avoid buying a plant that won't survive our climate zone.

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Thursday Commentary
9:52 am
Wed February 14, 2007

architecture and global warming

Charles Boney muses about energy-saving architectural design and recommends a live webcast on 2/20.

Architect Charles Boney muses about energy-saving architecture and recommends an upcoming webcast on 2/20/o7.

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Thursday Commentary
4:10 pm
Tue January 30, 2007

daycare daze

Dr David Hill deals with daycare.

Daycare Daze

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Thursday Commentary
1:45 pm
Mon January 29, 2007

switchgrass

Naturalist Any Wood explores the potential of switchgrass for creating ethanol.

Naturalist Andy Wood considers the potential od switchgrass for creating alternative fuel.

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Thursday Commentary
9:42 am
Tue January 23, 2007

winter parsley

Barbara Sullivan grows parsley in wintertime.

01/23/07 – Parsley is surprisingly easy to grow - even in the winter.

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Thursday Commentary
3:08 pm
Wed January 17, 2007

Tom Thumb's Wedding

The wedding of the 19th Century was the extravaganza orchestrated by P.T. Barnum, entrepreneur, publicist, marketing mogul... and wedding planner, says Nan Graham. The wedding dress was even a knockoff of Queen Victoria's.

Nan Graham is WHQR's lifelong Southerner and author of several books of collected stories.

Visit Nan at her website: www.nangraham.com.

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Monday Commentary
10:21 am
Tue January 9, 2007

Art Exhibit Sold Out

North Carolina's Museum of Art is getting to say something normally reserved for rock concerts: Sold Out.

Procrastinating art lovers are out of luck.

The North Carolina Museum of Art's Monet in Normandy show is sold out, a week before closing its run.

The Museum's Jennifer Bahus says nearly two hundred thousand people have come for the exhibit.

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Thursday Commentary
12:45 pm
Thu December 7, 2006

Remembering Pearl Harbor

World events do affect little children ? even in the pre-tv days when we all listened to the radio. Commentator Nan graham remembers an unforgettable December afternoon.

Wilmington, NC – World events do affect little children ? even in the pre-tv days when we all listened to the radio. Commentator Nan graham remembers an unforgettable December afternoon.

Nan Graham's book "In A Magnolia Minute" a collection of WHQR commentaries on life in the south is available at bookstores.

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Thursday Commentary
6:42 am
Thu December 7, 2006

Remembering Pearl Harbor

Wilmington, NC – World events do affect little children even in the pre-tv days when we all listened to the radio. Commentator Nan graham remembers an unforgettable December afternoon.

Nan Graham's book In A Magnolia Minute a collection of WHQR commentaries on life in the south is available at bookstores.

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Thursday Commentary
12:59 pm
Tue December 5, 2006

Lebanese Hospitality

With a season of holiday gatherings and dinner parties looming just ahead, commentator Ede Baldridge remembers one particularly special meal she shared with her neighbors...

Ede Baldridge writes about memorable people and places in the Southeast.

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