Weekend Shows

Weekends on WNRV give you a unique combination of local and national shows. On Saturday, you get 3 local sports and music shows that you can only hear on WNRV - WNRV is your Giles County sports authority. Sunday is dedicated to devotional topics, with an inspiring mix of gospel music and local sermons.

You can check the full weekend schedule to see what times that your favorite shows are broadcast.

We have these 3 exclusive local shows on Saturday, which are only available on WNRV.

Speaking of Sports
with Steve Wilson and Jeff Turner

Join Steve and Jeff every Saturday morning for an entertaining and informative discussion of local and national sports. They discuss the latest sports news and preview upcoming games for a variety of sports at the high school, college, and pro levels. Their exclusive local sports coverage includes interviews with coaches and players, and reports on hunting and fishing in the New River Valley. Be sure to listen each Saturday to get the latest scoop for Giles, Narrows, and James Monroe sports, as well as Virginia Tech, UVa, and WVU.

Local Sports Broadcasts
with Steve Wilson and Jeff Turner

WNRV covers a variety of local sporting events. We have our own sets of commentators that we send to cover the games. We broadcast some games live, and also rebroadcast games later. By tuning into WNRV, you can hear exactly what happens even if you cannot attend the games. Our live coverage includes:
Giles and Narrows football
Giles and Narrows basketball
Giles and Narrows volleyball
American Legion baseball

Please contact WNRV if you're interested in us helping with your event.

New River Valley Jamboree
Live Local Music

The New River Valley Jamboree is our Saturday afternoon show featuring the best in live music. We host both local and national bands in our studio, as well as going out to other community venues to capture great local bands. Our locations have included the Giles Art Council, Floyd's Country Store, Blue Top Bluegrass, New River Community College, and the Henry Reed Memorial Fiddlers Convention. Chris Via organizes these shows, contact Chris (chris@gilesmountainstringband.com) if you'd like to play for our Jamboree.

Also check out our forums and blogs for sports and music discussions.

The rest of the weekend features our local music programming and these local and national shows.

Believers Bluegrass
with Mark & Gene

Mark and Gene both have an extensive background in bluegrass, country and gospel music. Their love for Bluegrass is evident when you listen to their show. The goal of the show is to promote bluegrass music and artists and expose more people to this great music.

Evangelist Sheila Bouldin

Contact WNRV for more info.

Front Porch Bluegrass
with Kevin Brown

Kevin enjoys both the traditional and new generations of bluegrass bands. He presents both the music and history of the music, including the connections with other artists and styles.

Great Stuff Gospel
with Gene and Rebecca

Each week, Gene and Rebecca Skinner leave the hustle and bustle of the big city Springfield, Missouri and head to foot of Mount Pleasant halfway between Cedar Springs and Dogwood Holler. From a little cabin they fire up the 1955 kerosene-powered transmitter and share two bluegrass radio shows, Great Stuff and Great Stuff Gospel.

Evangelist Harold Goins

Rt. 3 Box 336-A
Bluefield,WV 24701
Wolf Creek Church of Christ
Narrows, VA

Mountain Folk

Originating from Berks County, PA, Mountain Folk is the homeplace for people who enjoy bluegrass, folk, old-time, acoustic, outdoor, critter and mountain music .

Renfro Valley Gatherin'
with Wayne Combs

Renfro Valley Gatherin' went on the air in 1943 and is America's third oldest continually broadcast radio show. It features vintage gospel music. Wayne Combs took over as host for Jim Gaskins in May 2008.

Pastor Dave Spencer

Ballard Baptist Church
Adair Ridge Road
Ballard, WV 24918

The Money Pit
with Tom & Leslie

The Money Pit is a popular national call-in show featuring Tom Kraeutler and Leslie Segrete. Each week they take dozens of listener calls to assist people with home repair and improvement, offering a wide range of experience and expertise.

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