Collectors have long searched through dusty record bins for an obscure soul album by the group Edge of Daybreak. Newly re-issued, the LP is prized for the quality of music and how it was recorded - inside a Virginia prison. Catherine Komp has more for Virginia Currents.
Earlier this year, Richmond author David Robbins partnered with the Virginia War Memorial on an intensive writing program for veterans and active duty military. The Mighty Pen Project had a big influence on participants and has since expanded. WCVE’s Catherine Komp has more for Virginia Currents.
Learn More: Find out about the Mighty Pen and other Virginia War Memorial programs. For information on future Mighty Pen Project classes, contact Jim Triesler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 804-786-2060.
November is National Alzheimer's Awareness Month, a disease that many are calling a “public health crisis.” One of those rallying for change is a Virginia resident who’s living with Alzheimer’s. Catherine Komp has more for Virginia Currents.
To celebrate Virginia Currents25 years of storytelling, the Community Idea Stations is holding a photo contest from October to April so viewers can share their story! Here are the winners of the October Photo Contest.