Western NC

The Tryon Fine Arts Center in western North Carolina has a unique program called the Pacolet Junior Appalachian Music Program. PacJAM provides an opportunity for area youth to experience community through the joy of participating in traditional music. During this Friday Feature which aired July 24, 2020 we learned about the Arts Center and the PacJAM Program from Marianne Carruth, Tryon Fine Arts Center Executive Director, and PacJAM Director Julie Moore.

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Journalist with Smoky Mountain News, Cory Vallincourt, was interviewed on the April 1st presentation of WNCW's 'More to the Story' to talk about how Haywood, Jackson, Macon, and Swain County residents were coping with the changes caused by the coronavirus. The podcast includes information on how numerous organizations in the region are stepping up during these difficult times.

Posted by Host and Producer of More To The Story- Paul Foster, WNCW Senior Producer, News Director, Morning Show Host