OPENLINE With Tom Kearney

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Pam Beck

Pam Beck, Gardening Writer, relates the significance of plants and flowers as symbols of the Christmas season.




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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Linda Millsaps

Linda Millsaps new Executive Director of The North Carolina Center for Public Policy Research visits to talk about The Center and its Activities




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Monday, November 3, 2014

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Doug Mattox

Doug Mattox of Mattox Stamps and Coins on Philately and Numismatics.




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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Sheri Castle

Food writer Sheri Castle talks her new book:"The Southern Living Community Cookbook: Celebrating Food and Fellowship in the American South"




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Monday, October 20, 2014

Amanda and John Giustiniana

Amanda and John Giustiniani of GC5 Estate Services discuss estate sales




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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Jay Barnes

Hurricane historian Jay Barnes on the 60th Anniversary of "Hurricane Hazel"




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Thursday, October 9, 2014

James M Mcpherson

Pulitzer Prize Winning Historian James M. McPherson on his new book"Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander-in Chief".




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Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Georgann Eubanks

Georgann Eubanks on the "Literary Trails" of Piedmont North Carolina.




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Thursday, October 2, 2014

David Kirkman and Joan Fleming

David Kirkman, Consumer Protection Division, N.C. Attorney-General's Office and Joan Fleming Private Investigator and former FBI Agent discuss cross-border fraud.






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Thursday, September 25, 2014

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Mike Raley,Tony Riggsbee,Johnnie Hood and Dick Storck

Friday 9/19 - A special 2 hour show (9-11 pm) Former staff members Johnnie Hood, Tony Riggsbee and Dick Storck join current WPTF staffers Mike Raley and Tom Kearney




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Mike Raley,Tony Riggsbee,Johnnie Hood and Dick Storck

- A special 2 hour show (9-11 pm) Former staff members Johnnie Hood, Tony Riggsbee and Dick Storck join current WPTF staffers Mike Raley and Tom Kearney Part 1




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Thursday, September 18, 2014

Johnnie Hood

Award winning Farm Broadcaster Johnnie Hood discusses Farm Broadcasting on WPTF.




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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Maury O ' Dell

Long time host of the Morning Show on WPTF Maury O'Dell visits.




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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Bryan McIntyre

Former WPTF General Manager Bryan McIntyre on his years at WPTF and "Wrestling with Kwesell."




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Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Donna Mason

Former WPTF air personalty Donna Mason talks about her time at WPTF




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Monday, September 8, 2014

Tony Riggsbee

Guest Tony Riggsbee gives a play-by-play of sports broadcasting in WPTF's 90 years




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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Mike Raley

Tom Kearney speaks with Wptf's Mike Raley about The History of Wptf.




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Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Ran Coble

Ran Coble of the N.C. Center for Public Policy Research comments on North Carolina politics




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Thursday, August 28, 2014

Charles Stegall

Charles Stegall who wore many "hats" including that of Program Director during 32 years at WPTF, reflects on his time at the station.




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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Ted Daniel

Ted Daniel, WPTF Staff Announcer from 1955-1960, recalls the people and personalities of his time at WPTF.




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Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Monday, August 25, 2014

Amanda & John Giustiniani

Guests Amanda and John Giustiniani discuss Estate Sales and their company GC5 Estate Services.




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Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Dick Storck

Dick Storck general factotum and "Voice of the Record Vault" discusses his 20+ years at WPTF




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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Mike Blackman

Long-Time Newsman Mike Blackman reviews his 35+ years at WPTF




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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Ran Coble

Ran Coble of the N.C Center for Public Policy Research comments on North Carolina Politics




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Friday, August 8, 2014

Walker F. Nolan

Walker F.Nolan former Counsel to the Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities reflects on Watergate Scandal 40 years after






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Friday, August 1, 2014

Thursday, July 24, 2014

David Kirkman & Caroline Farmer

David Kirkman and Caroline Farmer of the Consumer Protection Division of the North Carolina Attorney-General's Office to discuss especially Identity Fraud




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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Author Bethany Bradsher

Bethany Bradsher talks about her new book "Bones McKinney: Basketball's Unforgettable Showman"




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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Austin Mattox

Austin Mattox of Mattox Coins and Stamps discusses Numismatics and Philately.




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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Lynn Setzer

Lynn Setzer visits our History in her book "Tar Heel History on Foot"






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Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Ran Coble

Ran Coble of The N.C. Center for Public Policy Research comments on North Carolina Politics






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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Writer Georgann Eubanks

Writer Georgann Eubanks on her book "Literary Trails of the North Carolina Mountains"




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Thursday, June 19, 2014

Kevin Duffus

Kevin Duffus on the history of North Carolina's coast, from Blackbeard to Nazi submarine warfare




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Ernest Dollar

Ernest Dollar, Director of the City of Raleigh Museum - The Museum and Raleigh's history




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Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Historian Joseph Wheelan

Historian Joseph Wheelan on his new book "Bloody Spring: Forty Days That Sealed the Confederacy's Fate"




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Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Doug Mattox

Doug Mattox of Mattox Coins and Stamps answers questons on Numismatics and Philately






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Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Ran Coble

Ran Coble of N.C. Center for Public Policy Research comments on North Carolna Politics




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Thursday, May 22, 2014

Dr Joe Caddell

Military Historian Dr. Joe Caddell on "The Long Fuse " to World War I




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Dr. Joe Cadell

Military Historian Dr. Joe Caddell on "The Long Fuse " to World War I




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Monday, May 12, 2014

Monday, May 5, 2014

Ran Coble

Ran Coble of the N.C. Center for Public Policy Research comments on North Carolina Politics




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Thursday, May 1, 2014

Don Fish

Don Fish Executive Director of the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame on the upcoming induction of the Hall's 2014 class




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Friday, April 25, 2014

Dr Gary Walton

Dr. Gary Walton Professor of English at Meredith College on William Shakespeare as we approach the 450th Anniversary of his birth




Pam Beck

Writer Pam Beck on the plants of the Easter season and their symbolism




Thursday, April 24, 2014

Dr Stephen Reynolds

Dr. Stephen Reynolds, NCSU Astronomy Professor discusses astronomy news




Doug and Austin Mattox - Coins and Stamps

Doug and Austin Mattox of Mattox Stamps and Coins on Numismatics and Philatery




Ran Coble

Ran Coble N.C. Center for Public Policy Research-Comments On North Carolina Political Scene




Thursday, April 3, 2014

Dr Walt Wolfram

Dr. Walt Wolfram, William C. Friday Distinguished Professor at NCSU on his new book (co-author Jeffrey Reaser) "Talkin' Tar Heel: Voices of North Carolina"


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Monday, March 31, 2014

Mebane Rash

Mebane Rash of the N.C. Center for Public Policy Research on the use of Telepsychiatry for Rural Mental Health Services.


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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Kevin Duffus

Kevin Duffus, Scholar of Things Coastal, on "Outer Banks Myths and Legends"


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Thursday, March 20, 2014

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Ken Stewart

Ken Stewart, Civil War Reenactor, day to day for a Civil War Soldier


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Monday, March 17, 2014

Dean Harry

Dean Harry Certified Battlefield Guide at Bentonville Battle State Historic Site President of The Friends of Bentonville Battle will be our guest


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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Ran Coble

Ran Coble of the N.C. Center for Public Policy Research comments on North Carolina Politics


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Monday, March 10, 2014

Andrea Weigl - Author

Andrea Weigl - Food Writer for the N&O on her new book "Pickles and Preserves"


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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Historian Robert Cain

Historian Dr. Robert Cain on North Carolina's Colonial Charter and the Lords Proprietors


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Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Ran Coble

Ran Coble of N.C. Center for Public Policy Research comments on North Carolina politics


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Thursday, January 30, 2014

Woody Seymour

Woody Seymour is guest discussing Short-Wave listening and International Broadcasting.


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Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Georgann Eubanks

Georgann Eubanks author of "Literary Trails of North Carolina" on her new blog that has updates on her book and much more for North Carolina Readers.Find out what "River Writers "are.


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Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Doug and Austin Mattox - Coins and Stamps

Doug and Austin Mattox of Mattox Coins and Stamps discuss and answer questions about Philately and Numismatics


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Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Ran Coble

Ran Coble-N.C. Center for Public Policy Research on North Carolina Politics


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Monday, January 6, 2014

Dr Tom Eamon

Dr. Tom Eamon-Professor of Politcal Science, East Carolina University on his new book "The Making of a Southern Democracy:North Carolina Poltics from Kerr Scott to Pat McCrory"


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