WQCS Special Programs

WQCS Local
1:42 pm
Fri September 9, 2011

The Pine School to host TEDx symposium

Fort Pierce, FL – This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Steve Mandell, headmaster of the Pine School in Hobe Sound.

The school will host the Treasure Coast's first TEDx symposium on Friday, September 23.

The day will feature a series of short, thought-provoking talks in the spirit of TED's mission, "ideas worth spreading."

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WQCS Local
11:02 am
Fri September 9, 2011

Weeks Passed Before Fort Pierce Officer Learned Brother's Fate on 9/11

Fort Pierce – David Ortiz worked as a locksmith in the World Trade Center on 9/11. His body wasn't found until around Thanksgiving of that year, says his brother, Fort Pierce police officer Martin Ortiz.

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WQCS Local
10:56 am
Fri September 9, 2011

Fort Pierce Officer Remembers Relatives Who Died in World Trade Center

Fort Pierce – Sgt. Dennis McWilliams lost two first cousins and two second cousins on Sept. 11, 2001. Ten years later, the events remain etched in his memory.

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WQCS Local
10:54 am
Fri September 9, 2011

Our full interview with St. Lucie Fire District Lt and Chaplain Tommy Neiman

Ft. PIerce – Chaplain Tommy Neiman helped distribute urns of ashes to the families of those killed in the Sept. 11th terrorist attacks. He tells us his story.

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WQCS Local
10:17 am
Fri September 9, 2011

A St. Lucie County Firefighter remembers visiting Ground Zero in the days following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

Ft. Pierce – You can visit Lt. Tommy Neiman's web site Sirens for the Cross

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WQCS Local
8:18 am
Wed September 7, 2011

St. Lucie County deputy rides from Ground Zero to the Pentagon

St. Lucie County – This will be the third year Deputy Sooner Means makes the trek of 280 miles. She does it to honor both the fallen and those left behind.

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WQCS Local
9:42 am
Mon September 5, 2011

9/11 First Responders of the Treasure Coast plan 10th anniversary ceremony

Tresaure Coast – Dennis McKenna of the 911 Responders of the Treasure Coast talks about plans to honor the fallen.

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WQCS Local
9:34 am
Mon September 5, 2011

A Treasure Coast Essay about an insight gained from the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Treasure Coast – Not everyone can run or hide or look the other way in an emergency, as Paul Janensch reminds us in this Treasure Coast Essay.

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WQCS Local
1:17 pm
Fri September 2, 2011

Stacking The Deck Against Hunger

Fort Pierce, FL – This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Vicki Hoyos, executive director, for Harvest Food & Outreach Center in St. Lucie County.

Harvest will be hosting a charity poker tournament, Stacking The Deck Against Hunger, on Friday, September 23 from 7-10 at the Fenn Center on Virginia Ave. in Ft. Pierce.

For more information go to: www.harvestfoodoutreach.org

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WQCS Local
2:26 pm
Wed August 31, 2011

Summer effort in Ft. Pierce gets dozens of guns off the street and results in hundreds of arrests

St. Lucie County – Operation Street Peace was an effort of the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office and the Ft. Pierce Police Dept. done every year when schools is out.

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