Local Focus









WTZQ’s flagship Q-munity feature where we speak to the non-profit, civic, government, and volunteer leaders about the issues and topics that effect life in Western North Carolina.

Tune in to Local Focus every Tuesday and Thursday at 9:05am on Q- 95.3 FM, AM1600, or online here at www.wtzq.com.


Local Focus Interviews

2-14-19 Lutheridge

Phillippe Ross and Rev. Tim Canniff-Kuhn from Lutheridge Camp and Conference Center share info on Lutheridge and some upcoming camp opportunities.

2-12-19 St Gerard House Mardi Gras Party

Caroline Long tells us of the great work provided by St Gerard House and about the upcoming Mardi Gras party!

2-7-19 Wonder Gala for Hands On! Children’s Museum

Lyndsey Simpson, President of the Board at Hands On! Children’s Museum, announced that tickets are now on sale for the 1st Annual Wonder Gala presented by AdventHealth.

1-31-19 The Dugout Superbowl Party for Blue Ridge Humane Society

Laura Rice from Blue Ridge Humane Society and Mike and Sam from the Dugout talk about the Dugout Superbowl party to benefit BRHS.

1-29-19 Rotary Club of Hendersonville, Rotary Awareness Month

Hendersonville Rotary Club President Milton Butterworth and Public Image Chair Bryan b2 Byrd shared the mission and focus of Rotary International and how it is expressed in our Q-munity.

1-25-19 – Flat Rock Playhouse 2019 Season Overview

Lisa K. Bryant with Flat Rock Playhouse gives an overview of current enhancements at FRP and an overview of the 2019 season on the Breakfast Club with Mark & Paige.

1-24-19 HCEF Dine Out for Education

Summer Stipe with Henderson County Education Foundation ans Stephanie Reasoner from participating restaurant Postero let us know how Food for Thought – Dine Out for Education week is going.

1-22-19 Puppy Bowl 2019 at Kanuga Conference Center Gymnasium

Lisa McDonald and Joe Dinan of Sanctuary Brewing Company and Sweet Bear Rescue Farm invited the Q-munity to Puppy Bowl 2019 at Kanuga Conference Center Gymnasium to benefit Brother Wolf Animal Rescue and Sweet Bear Rescue Farm.

12-4-18 – City Manager John Connet – Fiber Optics

City Manager John Connet talks about the potential of high speed internet via fiber optics coming to our area.

11-8-18 “Draw the Line” Tattoo Club fundraiser for The Storehouse

Ryan Pratt with Draw The Line Tattoo Club and Shelley Maupin with The Storehouse talk about an upcoming fundraiser.