WSNC Local Programming

2018 Music Downtown with Althea Rene

Jul 6, 2018
Bobby Roebuck

2018 Downtown Summer Music Series Schedule

Jun 29, 2018
Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership

2018 Schedule: Downtown Jazz presented by the City of Winston Salem

Corpening Plaza at 237 W. 1st Street in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Concerts from 6pm to 9pm

June 15 – Opening Act – Titus Gant Quartet; Main Act- Nick Colionne

June 29 – Opening Act- Saundra Crenshaw; Main Act- Althea Rene Music Page

Jazz Flutist Althea Rene Visits WSNC 90.5 FM

Jun 29, 2018

Jazz flutist, Althea Rene stopped by WSNC 90.5 FM today for an on-air visit with station General Manager Brian Anthony. Rene performs tonight, Friday, June 29 at Corpening Plaza. The program starts at 6 p.m. The public is invited.

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHO

Piedmont Wind Symphony

Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County

County of Forsyth

WHAT

Area kickoff for Independence Day Celebrations  --   a rousing, FREE concert of patriotic and film music by the Piedmont Wind Symphony as well as serenading by award-winning  “Sound Counsel” barbershop quartet.

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The British government announced Wednesday that it intends to posthumously pardon thousands of men convicted for consensual sexual relationships with other men.

A proposed amendment dubbed the "Turing Law" was announced by the U.K.'s Ministry of Justice in a press release that said it would "build on the case of Enigma codebreaker Alan Turing, who committed suicide following his conviction for gross indecency."

Snakes used to wander the Earth on legs about 150 million years ago, before they shifted from strut to slither.

Now, two scientists have pinpointed the genetic process that caused snakes to lose their legs. What's more, they say the "molecular machinery" for leg development still persists in snakes after these millions of years — it's simply switched off.

Unexplained fainting episodes may be caused by a dangerous blood clot in the lung more frequently than many doctors suspect, according to an Italian study.

Episodes of fainting (known as syncope) are quite common in elderly people. About half the time, doctors identify an underlying heart condition. Other cases are caused by shock or some other passing cause. But many cases remain mysterious.

Updated Dec. 6, 2017, at 11:35 a.m. ET.

For the first time, President Trump publicly addressed allegations against Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore on Tuesday. The president defended Moore, who is accused of making unwanted sexual advances toward teenage girls as young as 14 when he was in his 30s.

"Let me just tell you, Roy Moore denies it," Trump said. "That's all I can say. He denies it. And by the way, he totally denies it."

Donald Trump at Wednesday's presidential debate refused to say whether he would honor the results of the Nov. 8 election. But is that just a tease meant to build suspense?

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine tells Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep he doubts that.

Whether it's jet lag, a new work schedule, daylight saving time or just a Monday morning, shifting sleep schedules takes a toll. But scientists think they might have found a way to reset our internal timers that's more than hot air.

At least, it works if you're a mouse. The solution, it seems, is thin air. A study published Thursday in the journal Cell Metabolism found that decreasing oxygen levels for a short period of time helped mice recover from jet lag faster.

Giant panda Bao Bao, born at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., in August 2013, will be heading to China this winter.

Bao Bao's parents, Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, are on loan from China, and the agreement calls for any pandas born to the breeding pair to be sent to the Chinese breeding program before they turn 4.

On a blistering 90-degree day, Nelly Carrillo stands over her stove, placing a chorizo and potato sope onto the oiled cast-iron skillet. The thick, fried tortilla sizzles, and she wipes sweat off her brow with the back of her softly wrinkled hands. You can hear a cacophony of honking cars and voices in the near distance.

As Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton shook hands with moderator Chris Wallace and greeted their families after the end of Wednesday night's presidential debate, the broadcast hosts delivered their verdict.

"All six of the 15-minute segments — total home runs for him," said Cliff Sims. "I think this was really the performance that Donald Trump needed to grab that momentum going toward the election."

His co-host, Boris Epshteyn, agreed: "He prosecuted the case against Hillary Clinton perfectly."

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