Recent columns for the Kinston Free Press and Wilmington Star News

Kinston men wanted for Ted Turner mustache theft

From diapers to diplomas

Album reviews: Tuatara and Dave Brubeck Quartet

Teen runs into traffic for snuff

Man who cheated on diet to dress like poodle

Album reviews: Aaron Neville and Cal Tjader

Study shows children better behaved in restaurants than children

Album reviews: Allen Toussaint and The Delfonics

New grocery store to feature self-service pharmacy

Small child’s giant foot a massive headache for parents

New Kinston bakery specializes in pen caps

Album reviews: Bob Dylan and Sonic Youth

Local restaurant haunted by former customer

Album reviews: Mudcrutch and Sly & The Family Stone

Slow-speed chase ends in Wayne County

Man attacked by ladder






Audio: A Chat With Reece Gardner



Reece Gardner began his broadcasting career in 1959 and currently hosts The Reece Gardner Hour, which emanates from TACC9. The show can currently be seen from Kinston to the coast through multiple television outlets. Additionally, several years of The Reece Gardner HourĀ episodes are currently available for streaming on the TACC9 archive page.

In this interview recorded on April 21, Reece talks about the origins of his life in broadcasting, some of his favorite guests and his thoughts on the upcoming presidential election.

CLICK HERE to listen to the interview.

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