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Weather, Hurricanes, and Green Living
1:00 pm
Thu September 11, 2008

Weather, Hurricanes, and Green Living

City Bails Out Local Food Pantry
1:00 pm
Wed September 10, 2008

City Bails Out Local Food Pantry

Still Calls for Free and Reduced Price Lunch Audit
1:00 pm
Wed September 10, 2008

Still Calls for Free and Reduced Price Lunch Audit at CMS

Volunteer Panel Chosen to Investigate United Way
1:00 pm
Wed September 10, 2008

Volunteer Panel Chosen to Investigate United Way

Virginia Lawmaker Calls for Investigation Into
1:00 pm
Wed September 10, 2008

Virginia Lawmaker Calls for Investigation Into Chief Monroe's Degree

A Virginia lawmaker is calling for a legislative investigation into how Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Rodney Monroe was wrongly awarded a degree while he was the police chief in Richmond.

Virginia Commonwealth University released a report last week that says there's no evidence that Monroe sought special academic treatment, but that he benefited from others who broke many rules for him.

Virginia Delegate Lacey Putney says plenty of questions still remain.

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Union County Growth-control Ordinance Upheld
1:00 pm
Wed September 10, 2008

Union County Growth-control Ordinance Upheld

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Ordinary Justice vs. Social Justice
1:00 pm
Tue September 9, 2008

Ordinary Justice vs. Social Justice

Fort Mill Home to a Slice of Latin America
1:00 pm
Tue September 9, 2008

Fort Mill Home to a Slice of Latin America

In the 1980s, Fort Mill, South Carolina, was best known for Heritage USA - the headquarters for Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker's PTL empire.

Today, Fort Mill is the home of the Charlotte Knights Triple A baseball team.

And Fort Mill is also home to another popular spot that attracts a diverse group of people.

It's called Plaza Fiesta, where customers get more than a sampling of Latin America.

The signs are all in Spanish with English translations. And there are lots of items sold at the mall that don't stock the shelves of most American stores.

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Save-A-Watt to Raise Significant Money for Duke
1:00 pm
Tue September 9, 2008

Save-A-Watt to Raise Significant Money for Duke

Open Phones
1:00 pm
Mon September 8, 2008

Open Phones

Open Phones
We open the phones to listeners this morning. Topics include the Democratic and Republican national conventions, the Candidates choices for running mates, the NC Governor's race, Chief Rodney Monroe' new crime fighting policies, The United Way of the Carolina's fund drive and C.E.O. pay scandal and anything else on your mind.
Contact us by phone: 704.926.WFAE (9323), 800.603.WFAEEmail us: charlottetalks@wfae.org or blog at Charlotte Blogs

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