HearSay Programming August 3 - 6, 2015

Rewriting History
Monday, August 3, 2015

A nobleman, an explorer, a soldier, and a chaplain are buried under a church -- no it isn't a punchline, it's just part of a groundbreaking historical discovery, happening right in our own back yard.  Today we'll hear from the team of researchers who've unearthed four skeletons in the chancel of Jamestown's historic 1608 church, and learn more about how their incredible discovery is rewriting history.

HearSay from the Headlines
Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Join us for today's edition of HearSay from the Headlines, where we tackle the latest news headlines that have you talking. This week we'll consider recent changes in leadership at the City of Portsmouth, and how the city's future will impact our region.  Our lines are open, and we invite you to let us know your thoughts by joining us live at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240. You can also e-mail the program at hearsay@whrv.org or join us on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis.

A Commonwealth of Contrasts
Wednesday, August 5, 2015

When Virginia's 13 electoral votes were cast for a Democrat for the first time since the 1960s eyebrows were raised across the country and the Commonwealth became a "purple state."  A new report from CNU's Wason Center takes a closer look at Virginia's purple electorate -- breaking it down into seven distinct "typologies."  Wason Center Director, Dr. Quentin Kidd, joins us for a look at their new report: A Commonwealth of Contrasts.

In the August Garden with Jim Orband
Thursday, August 6, 2015

HearSay's favorite gardener, Jim Orband, joins us in studio to answer your toughest gardening questions and to talk about how fluctuating summer temperatures and surprisingly frequent rains will impact your garden. He'll also offer some easy tips for keeping pesky garden pests at bay.