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    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-07-27

    • storytelling; music; local writings; arts and crafts; community organizations; history; farming;
    • The show begins with Amy’s story “In the Glow of the Kerosene Lamp,” sharing how her family spent the evenings when she was a child growing up in the mountains. The story is accompanied by “Edelweiss” by Jo Northup and Richard Birt....
    • Northup, Jo; Birt, Richard; Worley, Elizabeth; Tinsley, Kathy Slagle; Cockman Family (Musical group); Crowe, Shawn; O'Brien, Tim, 1954-; Powell, Dirk; Holland, T. J.; Bushyhead, Eddie;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-12-28

    • music; life stories; farming; other;
    • The New Year’s show begins with Amy reciting the words to “Auld Lang Syne,” accompanied by a guitar rendition of the song. “Sweet Memories” by Joe Deitz follows the segment. On Creative Corner, Doreyl once again hosts Ehukai Teves and...
    • Deitz, Joe; Hornbostel, Lois; Teves, Ehukai; Lee, Boyd Daniel, 1929-; Balsam Range (Musical group); Brings Plenty, Scott McKie; Calhoun, Walker; Rhodes, Arbie; Northup, Jo; Birt, Richard;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2012-12-29

    • traditions; arts and crafts; life stories; religion;
    • Amy begins the show by talking about the tradition of eating black-eyed peas, collard greens, and hog jowls on New Year’s Day. “Grandpa” by Henry Queen follows the interview. On Creative Corner, Doreyl talks with potter Brant Barnes about...
    • Queen, Henry; Barnes, Brant; Mountain Faith (Musical group); Waldrop, Dave, 1943-; Trull, Vance; Tramper, Daniel; Rhodes, Arbie; Smoky Mountain Boys (Musical group); Smith, Ron;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-02-09

    • storytelling; arts and crafts; life stories; traditions; music;
    • Amy begins the show with her story, “And the Wolves Howl at Night.” It recounts how her grandmother, living in the Little Canada area, provided for her family and maintained her home while her husband was fighting in the war. The story is...
    • Barnes, Brant; McDowell Family (Musical Group); Rogers, Michael M.; Mountain Faith (Musical group); Carroll, Tonya Elizabeth; Calhoun, Walker; Northup, Jo;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2014-02-08

    • storytelling; arts and crafts; life stories; traditions; music;
    • Amy begins the show with a special story for Valentine’s Day, “A Declaration of Love,” tells of her engagement to Robert Garza, Jr. The story is accompanied by “Deeper Blue.” On Creative Corner, Doreyl hosts Sandra Seibert of Sylva, a 3-D...
    • Seibert, Sandra; Smith, Ron; Starr, Joyce Posey, 1936-; Muses (Musical group); Carroll, Tonya Elizabeth; Bushyhead, Eddie; Brown, Charlie, 1949-; Queen, Henry;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2008-10-18

    • local writings; traditions; storytelling; music;
    • Amy opens the show with her view from the mountain as a child. Doreyl talks with Kirby A. Claphan, author of a new children’s book of poetry, Cherokee Mountain, which shares lessons from a Cherokee grandfather. Amy speaks with Pamela Conseen...
    • Claphan, Kirby A.; Adams, Pamela Conseen; Cockman Family (Musical group);
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2012-09-22

    • storytelling; music; arts and crafts; life stories; religion;
    • Amy’s story is “Mountain Sisters Come Home,” where she gives the background of how the storytelling team of the “Ammons Sisters” came about. (“Sister” by J. Robin Whitley from Sylva follows the segment.) On Creative Corner, Doreyl’s...
    • Whitley, J. Robin; Hills, Rick; Zachary, Jon; Arneach, Dawn; Bushyhead, Eddie; West, Adam; Greer, Jim (Musician); Rhodes, Vernon; Jones, Jacob;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-01-19

    • storytelling; life stories; music; arts and crafts;
    • Amy tells a story from her Uncle Sterling about breaking in horses to start the show. “Keep on the Firing Line” by the Cockman Family follows the story. On Creative Corner, Doreyl talks with Mike Potts, whose father owned the Rebel Restaurant...
    • Cockman Family (Musical group); Potts, Mike Allen, 1951-; Brown, Betty Collins; Martin, Colin; Nations, Nikki; Calhoun, Walker; Wadley, Madeline; Hominy Valley Boys;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-03-02

    • storytelling; community organizations; farming; arts and crafts; traditions; music;
    • The show begins with Amy’s story “The Little Girl I Grew Up With,” which is about her inner child and the wisdom of children. The story is accompanied by “When You Wish Upon a Star” by Jo Northup and Richard Birt. Doreyl’s guest on...
    • Northup, Jo; Birt, Richard; Gordon, Heather; Butterpats (Musical group); Philyaw, Leslie Scott; Edwards, Terry L.; Herron, Kristy Maney; Taylor, Bo; Hill, Garius, 1962-; Queen, Henry;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2014-03-22

    • storytelling; local writings; life stories; music;
    • Amy’s story “Grandpa Told Me Stories,” recounts how her grandfather inspired her and told her stories about the mountains, local culture and history. (Background music: “A Rose in a Fire”). Doreyl’s guest on Creative Corner is Brenda...
    • Deyton, Brenda J.; Banjo Mania (Musical group); Fox, Phyllis; Taylor, Earl, 1929-1984; McCall, Jim; Wolfe, Jerry, 1924-; Taylor, Bo; Rhodes family; Edwards, Terry L.;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2012-12-01

    • storytelling; nature; arts and crafts; life stories; community organizations; music;
    • Amy’s story, “The Star Princess and the Miracle” begins the show. The story is accompanied by “When You Wish Upon a Star” as performed by Jo Northup and Richard Birt. On Creative Corner, Doreyl’s guest is Mary Jo Hooper Cobb, who...
    • Northup, Jo; Birt, Richard; Cobb, Mary Jo; Duvall, Mary L.; Cooper, Joyce A., 1949-; Bushyhead, Eddie; Ramsey, Deborah, 1954-; Watkins, Archie; Queen, Henry; Queen Family (Musical group);
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-04-13

    • storytelling; music; life stories; arts and crafts; other;
    • The show opens with Amy’s story “Crack Shot Momma,” which is about her mother shooting a black snake that was eating one of her chickens. “Mountain Song” accompanies the story. Doreyl’s guest on Creative Corner is John West, who is the...
    • West, John T.; Edwards, Terry L.; Arch, Davey; Calhoun, Walker; Schulz, Daniel; Muses (Musical group);
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2012-08-11

    • music; storytelling; community organizations; events; life stories;
    • In her story "Feed Sack Dresses and Singer Sewing Machines," Amy remembers her mother and her many sewing creations. (“Ookpik Waltz” from the McDowell family of Canton accompanies her story.) On Creative Corner, Doreyl and her guest, Eugenia...
    • Appalachian Fire (Musical group); Ballard, Denise; Bushyhead, Eddie; Casey, Minnie; Johnson, Eugenia; McDowell Family (Musical Group); Square Dancers (Musical group); Thompson, Julia; Trull, Vance; White, Ted;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2012-08-18

    • storytelling; music; traditions; life stories; farming; history;
    • In her opening story, "Camping under the Stars," Amy recalls childhood memories of camping out and sharing youthful dreams around the campfire with her siblings. (“A Rose in a Fire” by Bill Mize and Martha Jacobs accompanies her story.) On...
    • Banjo Mania (Musical group); Brown, Betty Collins; Brown, Conrad; Collins, Curt; Jacobs, Martha; Lira, Jeanne Crowe; Melton, Buddy; Mize, Bill, 1952-; Queen, Henry; Robertson, Robbie; White, Ted;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2010-10-09

    • music; events; arts and crafts;
    • Betty Collins Brown, who will perform at Sylva’s ColorFest on October 23rd, sings "Home Again." Doreyl interviews Jamie Stewart and Pat Perkerson, artists from Asheville who will also be at ColorFest. Then Amy talks with Robert Jumper from...
    • Brown, Betty Collins; Jumper, Robert; McAfee, Ginny; Perkerson, Pat; Stewart, Jamie
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-06-15

    • storytelling; life stories; farming; local writings; religion;
    • The show opens with Amy’s story “Daddy & the Mill Villages,” which is about her father making a good life for the family by working and going to school. She also talks about their life in the textile mill villages of South Carolina. The story...
    • Northup, Jo; Birt, Richard; Dawson, Peggy; Greer, Jim (Musician); Queen, Buffy; Children of Zion (Musical group); Huskey, Frieda; Bushyhead, Eddie; Carter, Jean Rhodes; Muses (Musical group);
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-07-06

    • storytelling; life stories; farming; religion; music;
    • Amy’s story “A Woman in the Air Force” opens the program; in it she talks about her experience in basic training. “America the Beautiful” accompanies the story. On Creative Corner, Doreyl talks with Christine Bredenkamp, who is a...
    • Bredenkamp, Christine L.; Watkins, Archie; Jumper, Justin; Calhoun, Walker; White, Ted; Square Dancers (Musical group); Smith, Ron; Cargill, Frances Barr, 1920-;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2012-09-15

    • storytelling; arts and crafts; traditions; religion; farming; music;
    • Amy’s opening story is “Crepe Paper Roses”, where she takes the listener back to when she made waxed crepe paper roses with her grandmother for Decoration Day. (“Whispering Hope” by Jo Northup accompanies her story.) Doreyl’s guest on...
    • Northup, Jo; Avrunin, Char; Inspirations (Musical group); Cruz, Vicki; Rhodes, Vernon; Trull, Vance;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-08-17

    • storytelling; traditions; community organizations; events; history;
    • Amy’s story “Love of Family” begins the show. The story is about Decoration Day and the importance of preserving local culture and heritage. On Creative Corner, Doreyl talks with Chris Wilcox, owner of City Lights Bookstore in Sylva. They...
    • Wilcox, Chris E.; Cockman Family (Musical group); Rhinehart, Joe P.; Deitz, Joe; Nations, Nikki; Bushyhead, Eddie; Swicegood, Michele; Banjo Mania (Musical group); Shuler, Keith;
    • Stories of mountain folk broadcast: 2013-09-07

    • storytelling; life stories; arts and crafts; history; traditions; music;
    • Amy’s story “The Red-headed Women of Wolf Mountain” begins the show. It is about her mother and her mother’s sisters, who grew up in the Little Canada community of Jackson County. The story is accompanied by “Winter’s Here,” which was...
    • Scopelite, Phillip; Smith, Ron; Phillips, Susan G.; Powell, Dirk; O'Brien, Tim, 1954-; Timbes, Tanna Boone, 1949-; Carroll, Tonya Elizabeth; Calhoun, Walker; Knisley, David, 1933-; Hominy Valley Boys;

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