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WQCS Local
12:22 pm
Mon April 5, 2010

Is Spring finally here?

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Floridays
12:00 am
Sat April 3, 2010

Postwar baby boom stretched schools, created demand for more teachers

Some stores in Vero Beach gave discounts to teachers during that era.

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WQCS Local
1:13 pm
Fri April 2, 2010

Plumbago, a volunteer resource for Indian River County

Fort Pierce, FL – Drew Mello talks with Darlene Forage, executive director of Plumbago Volunteer Services, Indian River County's only Volunteer Center.

Plumbago brings together individuals, non-profit organizations, governmental agencies, faith-based communities, and civic groups together with community needs through a range of programs and services.

For information on Plumbago visit: www.plumbagovs.org
or call 772-257-8193.

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WQCS Local
10:35 am
Fri April 2, 2010

IRSC 50th ANNIVERSARY: Dress Code Governed Campus in Early Years

Fort Pierce, FL – By today's standards, campus attire in the 1960s and early 70s was downright formal. Retired faculty member Ada Coats Williams reminisced with Janie Gould for this segment in WQCS' continuing series about IRSC's history.

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WQCS Local
11:07 am
Tue March 30, 2010

HIDDEN HISTORY: Fireplace Remnant a Likely Link to Century-Old Settlement

Vero Beach, FL – The curious brick structure that stands near Jungle Trail on the barrier island probably dates back to the Narrows, a village that sprang up along the Indian River around 1880. The Narrows faded away when the Florida East Coast railroad was built on the west side of the river.

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WQCS Local
9:35 am
Tue March 30, 2010

Martin County's place in baseball history

Martin County – In the days of Negro League baseball, Martin County was the place to be for spring training.

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WQCS Local
9:30 am
Tue March 30, 2010

Shuffleboard

Treasure Coast – Professional Shuffleboard players are coming to Vero Beach.

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WQCS Local
9:29 am
Fri March 26, 2010

New suggestions to fight Citrus Greening

Florida – Citrus Greening is a bacterial infection spread by an insect which kills citrus trees. The National Academy of Sciences is suggesting creating districts of citrus groves to battle the disease by removing trees. We talk with Bob Norberg of the State Dept. of Citrus about the proposal.

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WQCS Local
1:55 pm
Thu March 25, 2010

House of Hope to host 15th annual Tournament of Hope

Fort Pierce, FL – Drew Mello talks Diane Tomasik, communications manager for House of Hope. HOH provides food, clothing, emergency financial assistance and counseling services to Martin County residents.

The 15th Annual Tournament of Hope, golf tournament will be held at Piper's Landing Yacht & Country Club on Friday, April 23.

For more information, call (772) 286-4673 or visit www.hohmartin.org/

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WQCS Local
10:42 am
Tue March 23, 2010

Jim Lehrer will speak in Vero Beach on Saturday

Treasure Coast – Newsman Jim Lehrer will speak at the Emerson Center in Vero Beach on Saturday.

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