AFM News Hour: Thursday Edition
  • Thursday 7-8pm

The Asheville FM News Hour features news, commentary and interviews regarding the issues affecting people in Asheville and WNC. We're proud to include weekly headlines, the Wild Gardener segment with Peter Loewer, and the CalCast from The Mountain Xpress.  We seek to highlight the voices of the community of Asheville and share relevant stories from across the state.

Tune in Thursdays at 7pm for lively discussions with news makers, non-profits and everyday folks.

Our news team includes:Andrew Rainey, Scott Owen, TJ Amos, David Forbes, Trevon Dunn, Gerry Leonard, Keith Fletcher, Rachel Herman, Emma Hutchens, Victor Palomino, Andrew Vasco, Elizabeth Garland, Alex Heisey and Zachary Newman. Logo courtesy of Nathanael Roney.


AFM News Hour: Thursday Edition's Blog

Oct. 13 2016

Tonight on the Asheville FM News Hour, Know Your Rights: Navigating Benefits with Pisgah Legal Services, an update from Homeward Bound of WNC, the weekend CalCast brought to you by the News Team and the Mountain Xpress, AND a new episode of the Wild Gardener!

Sep. 29 2016

On tonight’s edition of the AFM News Hour….
The weekend CalCast brought to you by Asheville FM and the Mountain Xpress,
Yvonne Cook Riley joins us to talk about the Blue Ridge Pride Fest,
Chris Smith of Sow True Seed on the Garlic Festival this weekend and
David Forbes of the Asheville Blade in the studio with a report back on this week’s city council meeting.

Jul. 14 2016

The weekend CalCast brought to you by the AFM News team and the Mountain Xpress. We speak with Mt. True about recent legislation regarding Coal Ash in North Carolina. Ivy Hill of the Campaign for Southern Equality talks about an upcoming Trans Job Fair and Employment Clinic. Kim Roney and Peter Loewer bring you the 100th episode of the Wild Gardener, Information about this weekend’s Big Crafty downtown art festival and you’ll hear from a touring artist towing a giant, interactive, american flag art project.

Tune in 7-8pm on Asheville FM!

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