Friday Feature of the Week

Located here in Rutherford County is Kidsenses, a childs dream place to explore, create and certainly get educated.  An interactive museum for children.  Executive Director at Kidsenses- Willard Whitson joined WNCW during the Friday Feature Interview of the Week to take us inside the walls of Kidsenses and its part of the operation called The Factory, where big expansion is on the way.  The interview originally aired Oct. 5, 2018.

The organization 'Steps To Hope' is a domestic violence and sexual assault prevention and treatment center, located in Columbus, N.C.  They have their annual Domestic Violence Walk on Oct. 19th, but the main focus of this Friday Feature Inteview is to talk about cases of domestic violence and what the case load looks like across the state and in Western N.C.  From Steps To Hope- guests are Jessica Caldwell and Paula Ravan.

Toe River Arts of Burnsville in Western North Carolina, recently named a new Director of the group.  Nealy Andrews was guest of this Friday Feature Interview of the Week, when she discussed Toe River and this year's Annual Music in the Mountains Folk Festival (held 9/22). Traditional arts programs and keeping a long folk and music tradition going were main topics when this segment aired on Sept. 21, 2018.

Posted by Host and Producer of WNCW's Friday Feature- Paul Foster, Senior Producer, News and PSA Coordinator, and Morning Edition Regional Host

Friday Feature- Film Festival Fun in Tryon, NC

Sep 21, 2018

The Annual Tryon International Film Festival returns October 5th-7th.  On this Friday Feature Interview from Sept. 14, 2018 - Festival Member Kirk Gollwitzer talks about what to expect.  This includes that over 70 films from around the world, quality independent movies, will be shown at numerous venues.  Filmmakers, breakout sessions, a gala event and more will also be a part of the festivities.

Posted by Host and Producer of the Friday Feature, Paul Foster- WNCW Senior Producer, News Director, and Morning Edition Regional Host

World Equestrian Games Woman on horse jumping competition
WEG Media

The FEI World Equestrian Games are taking place at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in Mill Spring, NC.  Spectators and horse teams have traveled to the United States from all over the world to attend or participate.  Outside of the games and the competition - in our Friday Feature this week, we ask important questions like - Who is providing healthcare in case of an emergency or injury, be it large or small?  And, where are numerous volunteers staying while they give of their time and talent.  From Sept. 7, 2018 - guest interviews include RN Lori Oliver of St.

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