Apr 032016
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to Keith Morris about the release of his CD, The Dirty Gospel, and, Joy Rayman, director of Fire in the Belly dance group talks about her dance and her upcoming spot at the Shenandoah Film Festival.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m.The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in volunteering.

Apr 022016
 

Jackson Landers

Straight Talk host André Hakes talks about Eating Aliens, and other exciting adventures with writer and environmentalist Jackson Landers.

André Hakes is a Charlottesville based lawyer with the legal firm of Tucker Griffin Barnes P.C.

Straight Talk is heard on WVPC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 10:00 a.m.The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in working with the station.

Apr 022016
 

Becky Weybright

The Mind and Heart Show host Dr. Jeff Fracher talks with Becky Weybright, Executive Director of the Sexual Assault Resource Agency.

Ms. Weybright joined the SARA staff in October 2012. Before that she  worked with the YWCA Women’s Advocacy Program in Richmond and with Virginians Aligned Against Sexual Assault, which was then the state-wide coalition of sexual assault crisis centers. She has also worked as the Executive Director for the Charlottesville Free Clinic and the Community Children’s Dental Center. Ms. Weybright has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia and a Master’s degree in education from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Dr. Jeff Fracher, an Albemarle County-based forensic psychologist, is the go-to person for a variety of competency, sanity and sex offender evaluations. He is one of about 15 forensic psychologists in Virginia and does more than 250 evaluations a year.

The Mind and Heart Show is heard on WVPC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 9:00 a.m. The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in working with the station.

Mar 272016
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to Carmel Clavin about the first ever Shenandoah Fringe Festival, and Jennifer Hoyt Tidwell joins guest co-host Chris Baumer to talk about her multi-media theater piece NO WAKE, currently playing at the IX complex.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m.The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in volunteering.

Mar 262016
 

Dahlia Lithwick

Straight Talk host André Hakes talks with Slate Magazine courts and legal writer Dahlia Lithwick about the SCOTUS vacancy left by Justice Scalia’s death, Obama’s nominee Judge Merrick Garland, and the upcoming term.

André Hakes is a Charlottesville based lawyer with the legal firm of Tucker Griffin Barnes P.C.

Straight Talk is heard on WVPC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 10:00 a.m.The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in working with the station.

Editor’s Note: Due to this program’s late start, the last minute or so has been lost. Our apologies for this inconvenience.

Mar 202016
 

Lady Taij

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to Sam Koogler and Ben Houseknect from Oak Grove Theater in Verona, VA about Oak Grove’s upcoming season for this summer.  Local hip hop artist Lady Taij performs.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m.The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in volunteering.

Mar 192016
 

Harriet Kuhr

Straight Talk host André Hakes talks with Harriet Kuhr, Executive Director for the International Rescue Committee in Charlottesville, on the group’s mission, the refugee crisis in Syria, and the politicization of this humanitarian issue.

André Hakes is a Charlottesville based lawyer with the legal firm of Tucker Griffin Barnes P.C.

Straight Talk is heard on WVPC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 10:00 a.m.The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in working with the station.

Mar 192016
 

Denise Lunsford (Photo: The Daily Progress)

The Mind and Heart Show host Dr. Jeff Fracher talks with Denise Lunsford, Albemarle County Commonwealth’s Attorney for the past 8 years. Lunsford’s career and the current state of the criminal justice system in Virginia are discussed.

Dr. Jeff Fracher, an Albemarle County-based forensic psychologist, is the go-to person for a variety of competency, sanity and sex offender evaluations. He is one of about 15 forensic psychologists in Virginia and does more than 250 evaluations a year.

The Mind and Heart Show is heard on WVPC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 9:00 a.m. The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in working with the station.

Mar 132016
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk about the local art scene.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m.The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in volunteering.

Mar 122016
 

Dr. Jeff Fracher

The Mind and Heart Show host Dr. Jeff Fracher talks with Barbara Rae Barrett, author of “A Life of Never Evers! Making the World a Better Place for My Mentally Disabled Child.” The challenges of raising a special needs child as well as the resources available to help are discussed in this podcast.

Dr. Jeff Fracher, an Albemarle County-based forensic psychologist, is the go-to person for a variety of competency, sanity and sex offender evaluations. He is one of about 15 forensic psychologists in Virginia and does more than 250 evaluations a year.

The Mind and Heart Show is heard on WVPC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 9:00 a.m. The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in working with the station.

Mar 062016
 

Home Grown hosts Clinton Johnston and Leslie M. Scott Jones talk to longtime Charlottesville theater artist, Fran Smith about her latest directorial effort – To Kill a Mockingbird at Live Arts Theater and experienced arts administrator, Gram Slaton talks about support for the arts in Charlottesville.

Home Grown is heard on WPVC 94.7 Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m.The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in volunteering.

Mar 052016
 

Palma Pustilnik

This week Straight Talk host André Hakes talks with local attorney Palma Pustilnik about the sexual misconduct board policies and procedures at the University of Virginia. Hakes believes that the process is unfair to accused students, Pustilnik objects to this characterization of the process.

André Hakes is a Charlottesville based lawyer with the legal firm of Tucker Griffin Barnes P.C.

Straight Talk is heard on WVPC 94.7 Saturday mornings at 10:00 a.m.The station is looking for volunteers. Apply here if you are interested in working with the station.