Commentator Thea Marshall looks back at a time when horse racing was a Northern Neck mania.
Thea Marshall is the author of “Neck Tales: Stories from Virginia's Northern Neck,” published in June, 2009. Along with her professional writing assignments, she is a broadcaster, actor, and producer, with life long experience in all forms of communication – from print to theater to radio and television. She writes and broadcasts original commentaries on and about the people, places, history, culture and current issues relating to the Northern Neck for WCVE Public Radio (heard on both WCVE in Richmond and WCNV for the Northern Neck).
Articles by Thea Marshall
Commentator Thea Marshall learns about a famous architect who'll be putting back together again a famous pile of rubble.
Northern Neck commentator Thea Marshall learns some history from a book about wine pairing.
Commentator Thea Marshall takes a look backward, all the way to the very first setttlers and the miracle of their survival.
Commentator Thea Marshall explores the "what-ifs" of a war that never should have happened.
Since 1963, May has been the month to honor older Americans, and commentator Thea Marshall takes note of those who "keep on keeping on."
Commentator Thea Marshall calls on Civil War buffs and memorabilia collectors to be sure to get to Stratford Hall on May 19th.
Northern Neck Commentator Thea Marshall celebrates May (and Mother's Day) with a salute to three Northern Neck mothers.
Commentator Thea Marshall finds a redeemed villain in one of the most famous Northern Neck families.
Northern Neck commentator Thea Marshall takes a back-in-time botanical tour.