Commentator Thea Marshall recalls some of the dazzling Northern Neck born politicians , patriots, and poets.
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
Thea Marshall looks at the foibles of powerful men, starting with our first president, Northern Neck-born George Washington.
Thea Marshall explores 97 special acres of the Northern Neck. It's called the "center where all good things happen."
Thea Marshall reaches back into our history to remember a founding father more hated than loved.
Thea Marshall discovers a grand Northern Neck room that has been sitting in the heart of New York City since 1915.
Thea Marshall wonders about mothers day cards, mother love, and our founding fathers...
Thea Marshall's update to the Rosenwald school story highlights what is , to her mind, a remarkable coincidence..
Thea Marshall takes a look at 18th century crime and punishment ...and wonders if its time to bring back the pillory...
Thea Marshall remembers the man who has been called "our national treasure".
Thea Marshall discovers The Dahlgren Affair, which may have been the cause of one of the most horrific acts in our nation's history.