WUGA Feature Stories

Here you will find some of the local stories produced by WUGA featured during NPR's Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Here and Now, and the Weekend News Magazines.

ACS Presented "Angels Everywhere"

Dec 8, 2017

The Athens Choral Society presented “Angels Everywhere” on Tuesday, December 5th  in Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall. The Christmas themed concert featured new and traditional carols and songs about angels. Director Stephen Mitchell visited with WUGA's Michael Cardin.

A Christmas Carol Performances

Dec 7, 2017

Circle Ensemble Theatre presents Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, adapted by Joelle Re Arp-Dunham, and directed by Farley Richmond, the weekend of December 8th.  Co-founder Lisa Mende talks with WUGA's Michael Cardin about the production.

So in honor of National Fast Food Day, I decided to venture out and indulge in one of my favorite guilty pleasures, an old fashioned milk shake. In doing so, I discovered a local connection to one of my favorite milk shake options!

Volunteers Make A Difference at State Parks

Nov 15, 2017

Georgia's fall foliage season is a great time to visit our state parks. We can thank the crews of dedicated volunteers - men and women who spend their free time clearing brush and making sure trails are free of fallen trees - for ensuring those parks stay open - especially after bad weather hits.. WUGA Feature Reporter Allison Salerno visited Fort Yargo State Park and spent some time with those volunteers.

Spotlight on the Arts: Family Day

Nov 7, 2017

UGA's Spotlight on the Arts festival celebrates Family Day.  Kristin Jutras joins WUGA's Michael Cardin to talk about the event.