Talk Shows

Engaging, Informative and Insightful

A wide range of WEHC talk shows provides listeners with locally sourced programming that seeks to connect the people of Southwest Virginia to the larger issues of our region and our world. Show hosts are passionate, both about the topics they cover and the people who are affected by them.

  • All Things Considered: Weekdays, 4-6pm

    Get the best of NPR news for two hours every weekday. All Things Considered hosts Robert Siegel, Michele Norris, and Melissa Block present the program’s trademark block of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews, and off-beat features.

  • Do The Right Thing: Monday 6 pm/Sunday 3 pm

    WEHC is proud to bring you Do The Right Thing, a show in connection with the Emory & Henry College Philosophy Department. Do The Right Thing, hosted by former Emory & Henry professor Dr. Ed Damer and Dr. Taylor Stone, is a program that will take on issues that could be current, controversial, ethical, political, and complex and provide discussion and rational thought to help guide us towards doing the right thing.

  • Face to Face Sports: Monday 6:30pm

    Face to Face Sports is a talk show hosted by Jordan Dove who discusses the latest topics in national and sports topics and provides an outlet for those in athletics the opportunity to talk about themselves.

  • Living Appalachia: Friday 1pm

    Living Appalachia is a show dedicated to exploring and answering your questions about all aspects of agrarian life. Appalachia is a place, a culture, a way of life and home to a diverse and select few. Farming and agriculture are at the heart of this rugged, rural land. The host, Brenden Blevins speaks with guests, LIVE in studio, and is happy to take calls and questions: 276-944-6929.  Subscribe to the podcast.

  • On the Duck Pond Wall: Tuesday 6:30 pm/Sunday at Noon.

    WEHC is pleased to bring you On the Duck Pond Wall in a partnership with the Emory & Henry Alumni Office. Host Monica Hoel, Director of Alumni Affairs at the College, will reconnect with just a a few of the alumni that make E&H proud. Join her Tuesday at 6:30 pm, and Sunday at Noon.  Subscribe to the podcast

  • Poets and Writers: Tuesday 6pm/Sunday 12:30pm

    Henry McCarthy believes that we write poems in our hearts and are often afraid to share. The purpose of the show is to promote community among poets and writers–particularly the “little people.”  Subscribe to the podcast

  • Red, White, and Confused: Thursday 6pm/Sunday 1pm

    Politics can be confusing, but plays a huge role in our daily lives. If you are unhappy with American politics today, or simply want to know more about how the government works, listen to “Red, White, and Confused,” hosted by Heather K. Evans, John Morton Beaty Professor of Politics at UVA Wise. Subscribe to the podcast.  

  • She Walks: Wednesday 2pm

    She Walks is hosted by Rev. Sharon Bowers and Carleigh Blaylock who look at various subjects through an intersectional feminist lens. We are life-long learners and consult experts to learn more about our communities and ourselves. We commonly discuss matters related to gender & gender expression, race, sexuality, class, equity, justice and the multidimensional lived experiences of women.  Subscribe to the podcast.  

  • This Conversation: Wednesday 6pm/Sunday 2pm

    Teresa Keller,  founder and former General Manager of WEHC and Carnegie Foundation/CASE Virginia Professor of the Year, introduces a program where it’s time to talk. On This Conversation, audiences will get to meet fascinating people with interesting stories to tell. Ranging from a local or someone across the globe, you’re guaranteed to be intrigued in whatever conversation is happening.  Click here for show archives

  • Together to Get There: Wednesday 6:30pm/Sunday 2:30pm

    This show is dedicated to a dialogue about the economic challenges and opportunities facing Southwest Virginia. The show explores many ways people are joining energies and resources to grow the economy and improve lives throughout the region. Hosted by Dirk Moore.  Subscribe to the podcast.  

  • Two Worlds, One Country: Thursday 6:30 pm/Sunday 1:30pm

    Do you sometimes despair about how divided our nation has become? Are you struggling to understand how things got this way, and why? Would you like to join others in working towards solutions? If you said yes, join host Anthony Flaccavento for “Two Worlds, One Country: Understanding and Overcoming the Rural/Urban Divide”. He is joined by many of the leading doers and thinkers from across the country and they dive into the causes of the divide and explore how to overcome it. Thursday at 6:30 and Sunday at 1:30.

  • Wasp Basketball Weekly: Monday at 6:00pm

    Wasp Basketball Weekly is the show which takes an inside look at the Emory & Henry Women’s and Men’s Basketball program, featuring Women’s Head Coach Jaclyn Dickens and Men’s Head Coach Ben Thompson. The show is hosted by Joy Scruggs, former Women’s Basketball coach at Emory & Henry and current play-by-play game announcer.

  • With Good Reason: Tuesday 6:30pm/Sunday 3:30pm

    With Good Reason brings together higher education institutions and Virginia Humanities to make scholarly research accessible to all. Each week, we share exciting discoveries, rigorous debates, and new knowledge, with ever-curious host Sarah McConnell guiding the conversation.