Town Talk
Town Talk
Ted Schubel
Heard every weekday morning from 8-9am on NewsTalk 1230, WFVA, host Ted Schubel talks with Fredericksburg, Virginia, area leaders about events and issues affecting the region.
Town Talk:  Trafficking
Spotsylvania Schools Social Worker Michelle Patton Swisher and Michele Trampe with the Central Virginia Justice Initiative say trafficking is an issue everywhere.  We talk about the various types of trafficking, the signs, prevention and how to help.
Jan 12
44 min
Town Talk:   MLK events
Xavier Richardson and Anne Little preview the Fredericksburg NAACP prayer breakfast Monday morning  and the Sunday King program 3-5pm at JM.
Jan 11
46 min
Town Talk: Riverside Center for the Performing Arts
Patrick A'Hearn and four of the members of the Jersey Boys cast. The show is at the Riverside Center for the Performing Arts January 17-March 24. riversidedt.com
Jan 10
45 min
Community program tonight to talk about human trafficking locally
Meeting is 6-8 tonight at Courtland High School for parents and kids.   Spotsylvania Deputy Margarita Figueroa and School Social Worker Michelle Patton Swisher helped organize the event.
Jan 10
7 min
Town Talk:  Senator-Elect Tara Durant
State Senator Tara Durant previews the 2024 General Assembly.   We talk about her switch from the House to the Senate and some of the legislation she'll introduce.
Jan 9
45 min
Town Talk: Safe Harbor Child Advocacy Center
Executive Director Elizabeth McNally talks about the negative impact deep funding cuts would from the federal Victims of Crime Act would mean locally.   Safe Harbor serves as a safe, centralized location for the coordinated community response to child v
Jan 8
44 min
Town Talk:  American Red Cross Blood
Alexis Innis talks about the urgent need for blood during the winter.  63% of the population is eligible, only 3% give.   You're involvement can increase that number.   redcrossblood.org
Jan 5
46 min
The Weather Channel's Richard Lewelling
We talk about the Saturday storm around the region and then what's next.   The Weather Channel's Richard Lewelling says over the next few weeks more precipitation and then the bottom falls out for frigid temperatures beginning the middle of the month.
Jan 5
5 min
Getting ready: Casey Hollins/Rappahannock Electric Cooperative
Get ready now..Storm tracks change, snow and ice predictions can become worse quickly.   We talked with REC's Casey Hollins about getting ready often unpredictable winter weather.
Jan 4
5 min
Town Talk:  UMW's Dr. Stephen Farnsworth
Dr. Stephen Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs and Director of the Center for Leadership and Media Studies at the University of Mary Washington looks at the Presidential election and the Virginia General Assembly.   We
Jan 4
44 min
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