Transformed Economy / First Responders

Posted by: toddw 11/30/2020 10:30 PM

Transformed Economy / First Responders

Monday, November 30, 2020

After the pandemic is over, will the way we work and live be fundamentally different? Cathy Lewis will discuss the issue with experts. Then, we will talk about how COVID-19 has changed how first responders do their jobs.

Today's Guests:
Hamilton Lombard - University Of Virginia
Nancy Grden - Old Dominion University
Max Greenhood - RocketBike
Don Dinse - IAFF, Local 2498

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COVID-19 And The Holidays / Thankfulness

Posted by: toddw 11/25/2020 10:21 PM

COVID-19 And The Holidays / Thankfulness

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

We will talk to a health expert on the new COVID numbers, and how they will impact holiday plans. We will also discuss how the pandemic has challenged Norfolk State University. Then, tt's been a tough year, but we're going to end the HearSay week in celebration.

Today's Guests:
Dr. Jill Weatherhead - Baylor College Of Medicine
Michael Shackleford, Ed.D. - Norfolk State University
Myles McNutt, PhD - Old Dominion University
Mary Faber - Actress

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Office Space / Angela Greene

Posted by: toddw 11/24/2020 10:18 PM

Office Space / Angela Greene

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Cathy Lewis will talk to experts on how the business community is coping with challenges from the pandemic. We will also hear from former Portsmouth Police Chief Angela Greene. Call in at noon and join this conversation.

Today's Guests:
Shelly Miller, PhD - University Of Colorado Boulder
Dena Corr - President-Elect, Society For Human Resources Management Hampton Roads
Angela Greene - Former Chief Of Police, Portsmouth
Thomas Plofchan - Angela Greene's Attorney

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Drug Overdoses In Virginia

Posted by: toddw 11/23/2020 10:31 PM

Drug Overdoses In Virginia

Monday, November 23, 2020

After the Washington Post reported on students experiencing racism at the Virginia Military Institute, Governor Ralph Northam ordered an investigation into the culture at VMI. Since then, VMI's superintendent was pressured to resign and its Board of Visitors voted to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Stonewall Jackson. Virginia State Senator Tommy Norment, a 1968 graduate of VMI, joins us to discuss the situation and his op-ed in The Roanoke Times. Later, we'll discuss how COVID-19 has affected drug abuse and drug overdoses in the state.

Today's Guests:
Sen. Tommy Norment - VA-03
Justin Reid - Director of Community Initiatives, Virginia Humanities
Kaleb Tucker - Recent VMI Graduate
Kathrin "Rosie" Hobron - Office Of The Chief Medical Examiner, Virginia Department Of Health
Michael Zohab - State Opioid Response Grant Manager, Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Development Services

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Portsmouth / Pet Health / Scott Silven

Posted by: toddw 11/18/2020 10:09 PM

Portsmouth / Pet Health / Scott Silven

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

We will talk to WHRO's Mechelle Hankerson about developments out of Portsmouth. Then, HearSay's favorite veterinarian, Dr. Phyllis Neumann, returns to us to tackle your pet health questions. Finally, Cathy will interview the Scottish illusionist, Scott Silven.

Today's Guests:
Mechelle Hankerson - WHRO
Dr. Phyllis Neumann - VCA Todds Lane Animal Hospital
Scott Silven - Illusionist

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The Pandemic Economy / Marijuana Legalization? / Hampton University

Posted by: toddw 11/17/2020 10:19 PM

The Pandemic Economy / Marijuana Legalization? / Hampton University

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Cathy Lewis will talk to experts on how the business community is coping with challenges from the pandemic. We will also talk about the prospect of legalizing recreational marijuana use in Virginia. Then, we will discuss a new partnership at Hampton University. Call in at noon and join this conversation.

Today's Guests:
Mel Price - Work Program Architects
Mark Gribbin - Joint Legislative Audit And Review Commission
Faye Lucas - Hampton University
Charlie Illes - The Deadrise Seafood Restaurant

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The COVID Winter

Posted by: toddw 11/16/2020 10:12 PM

The COVID Winter

Monday, November 16, 2020

How will the increasing cases of COVID-19 affect hospitals, schools and the mental health of Virginians as winter approaches? We will discuss the issue with people who are directly involved. Join us with your questions and comments at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.

Today's Guests:
Julian Walker - Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association
Dr. Mike Dacey - Riverside Health System
Susannah and Alexa Uroskie - National Alliance On Mental Illness

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Voting Rights / Mayor Of Suffolk

Posted by: toddw 11/11/2020 10:28 PM

Voting Rights / Mayor Of Suffolk

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Now that the election is over, what should be done to secure voting rights in Virginia and make sure the process is fair and just? Cathy will discuss this issue with experts and our listeners. Then, we will talk to the incoming mayor of Suffolk.

Today's Guests:
Claire Gastanaga - ACLU Of Virginia
Scott Drexel - National Popular Vote
Mike Duman - Mayor Elect Of Suffolk

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Election Volunteers / Rep. Elaine Luria

Posted by: toddw 11/10/2020 10:12 PM

Election Volunteers / Rep. Elaine Luria

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Cathy Lewis will talk to the people who worked the polls last week about volunteering in that high-pressure environment. We will also talk to Rep. Elaine Luria. Call in at noon and join this conversation.

Today's Guests:
Ben Hovland - US Election Assistance Commission
Linda Gatewood, Bobby Gatewood and Judy Brown - Volunteers
Diane Short - York County
Rep. Elaine Luria - VA-02

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Election 2020 Results

Posted by: toddw 11/9/2020 10:25 PM

Election 2020 Results

Monday, November 9, 2020

We will discuss the results of last weeks election and talk about how it affects our friendships, families and our community. Join us with your questions and comments at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.

Today's Guests:

Jesse Richman - Old Dominion University
Sarah Stewart Holland and Beth Silvers - Pantsuits Politics

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