Commentaries

Thursday Commentary
12:27 pm
Wed August 16, 2006

Chillin'

Before air conditioning, youngsters had different ways of chillin' out, as commentator Nan Graham explains to granddaughter Caroline.

Wilmington, NC – 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
12:06 pm
Tue August 15, 2006

Bumping Along the Blue Highway

Never one to turn down a road trip, commentator Ede Baldridge takes a trip down memory lane for one of the most popular roads in this region.

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

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Thursday Commentary
4:42 pm
Mon August 14, 2006

The Golden Silk Spider

Commentator Andy Wood was outside looking at a heat-stressed dogwood in his yard when he was called away to look at a spider suspended from the rearview mirror of his son's car.

Wilmington, NC – Andy Wood is education director for Audubon North Carolina.

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Thursday Commentary
12:59 pm
Wed August 9, 2006

Building for Global Warming

Commentator Charles Boney looks at changes in the future of architecture.

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

 

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Thursday Commentary
10:45 am
Mon August 7, 2006

Gardens Growing on the Dark Side

Vacations are wonderful, but as commentator Barbara Sullivan discovers they also give your garden time to grow over to the dark side.

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

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Thursday Commentary
10:42 am
Fri August 4, 2006

The Corner Hangout

What ever happened to the corner hangout, wonders commentator Nan Graham.

Wilmington, NC – 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
11:07 am
Tue August 1, 2006

Up, Up and Away!

It's one thing to fly a kite. But as commentator Ede Baldridge discovered, it's something else to hang on to the kite and fly with it.

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

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Thursday Commentary
12:16 pm
Mon July 31, 2006

Bird Watching Near Sunset Beach

Last week commentator Andy Wood took a trip to Brunswick County with his son Robin and his son's friend Aaron in search of a rare bird that has been hanging around the marshes behind Sunset Beach.

Wilmington, NC – Andy Wood is education director for Audubon North Carolina.

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Thursday Commentary
12:57 pm
Thu July 27, 2006

Saving the Chadbourn House

Architect and commentator Charles Boney tells a story about $50.

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

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Thursday Commentary
2:37 pm
Wed July 26, 2006

War With The Mosquitoes

In her gardening commentary for this week, Barbara Sullivan talks about her war with the mosquito.

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

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