80 episodes

A podcast focused on the people, stories, and happenings of Chesterfield County, Virginia.

Chesterfield Behind the Mic Chesterfield County

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A podcast focused on the people, stories, and happenings of Chesterfield County, Virginia.

    Episode 76: GRTC’s LINK Microtransit Plans in Chesterfield

    Episode 76: GRTC’s LINK Microtransit Plans in Chesterfield

    On the latest episode of Chesterfield Behind the Mic, we talk to Henry Bendon from GRTC about the organization’s newest microtransit program along Hull Street Road, how it works, and what the possibilities could mean for the county if the new Clover Dale Zone takes off.
     
    Credits:
    Director: Martin Stith
    Executive Producer: Teresa Bonifas
    Producer/Writer/Host: Brad Franklin
    Director of Photography/Editor: Matt Boyce
    Producer/Camera Operator: Martin Stith and Matt Neese
    Graphics: Debbie Wrenn
    Promotions and Media: J. Elias O’Neal and Katie Cominsky
     
    Music:
    Hip Hop This by Seven Pounds
    Inspiring Electronic Rock by Alex Grohl
     
    Guest:
    Henry Bendon, GRTC
     
    Recorded on-site by Constituent and Media Services
     
    Chesterfield.gov/podcast  
     
    Follow us on social media! On Facebook, like our page: Chesterfield Behind the Mic. On Twitter, you can find us at @ChesterfieldVa and on Instagram it’s @ChesterfieldVirginia. And you can also watch the podcast on WCCT TV Thursday through Sunday at 7 p.m. as well as on weekends at noon on Comcast Channel 98 and Verizon Channel 28.

    • 21 min
    Episode 75: Checking In With Supervisor Jim Holland (Dale District)

    Episode 75: Checking In With Supervisor Jim Holland (Dale District)

    On the latest episode of Chesterfield Behind the Mic, we talk to Jim Holland of the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors to talk about his third tenure as chair, some of the big items facing the county in 2024, and a number of updates on projects in the Dale District.
     
    Credits:
    Director: Martin Stith
    Executive Producer: Teresa Bonifas
    Producer/Writer/Host: Brad Franklin
    Director of Photography/Editor: Matt Boyce
    Producer/Camera Operator: Martin Stith and Matt Neese
    Graphics: Debbie Wrenn
    Promotions and Media: J. Elias O’Neal and Katie Cominsky
     
    Music:
    Hip Hop This by Seven Pounds
    Inspiring Electronic Rock by Alex Grohl
     
    Guest:
    Jim Holland, Chair of the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors (Dale District)
     
    Recorded on-site by Constituent and Media Services
     
    Chesterfield.gov/podcast  
     
    Follow us on social media! On Facebook, like our page: Chesterfield Behind the Mic. On Twitter, you can find us at @ChesterfieldVa and on Instagram it’s @ChesterfieldVirginia. And you can also watch the podcast on WCCT TV Thursday through Sunday at 7 p.m. as well as on weekends at noon on Comcast Channel 98 and Verizon Channel 28.

    • 19 min
    Episode 74: How Communities in Schools Serves Chesterfield

    Episode 74: How Communities in Schools Serves Chesterfield

    On the latest episode of Chesterfield Behind the Mic, we welcome Executive Director Ashley Hall to discuss Communities in Schools, what the organization does to help students, how the program is structured locally, the events they have planned for 2024, and much more.
     
    Credits:
    Director: Martin Stith
    Executive Producer: Teresa Bonifas
    Producer/Writer/Host: Brad Franklin
    Director of Photography/Editor: Matt Boyce
    Producer/Camera Operator: Martin Stith and Matt Neese
    Graphics: Debbie Wrenn
    Promotions and Media: J. Elias O’Neal and Katie Cominsky
     
    Music:
    Hip Hop This by Seven Pounds
    Inspiring Electronic Rock by Alex Grohl
     
    Guest:
    Ashley Hall, Executive Director of Communities in School of Chesterfield
     
    Recorded in-house by Constituent and Media Services
     
    Chesterfield.gov/podcast  
     
    Follow us on social media! On Facebook, like our page: Chesterfield Behind the Mic. On Twitter, you can find us at @ChesterfieldVa and on Instagram it’s @ChesterfieldVirginia. And you can also watch the podcast on WCCT TV Thursday through Sunday at 7 p.m. as well as on weekends at noon on Comcast Channel 98 and Verizon Channel 28.

    • 24 min
    Episode 73: Focusing on African American History in Chesterfield County

    Episode 73: Focusing on African American History in Chesterfield County

    On the latest episode of Chesterfield Behind the Mic, we talk to Ernestine Wilson of the African American History Committee of the Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia about Black History Month 2024, her experience growing up in Chesterfield, the way the county has changed over the years, the spirit of community that she’s always appreciated so much, and the events she’s looking forward to this year.
     
    Credits:
    Director: Martin Stith
    Executive Producer: Teresa Bonifas
    Producer/Writer/Host: Brad Franklin
    Director of Photography/Editor: Matt Boyce
    Producer/Camera Operator: Martin Stith and Matt Neese
    Graphics: Debbie Wrenn
    Promotions and Media: J. Elias O’Neal and Katie Cominsky
     
    Music:
    Hip Hop This by Seven Pounds
    Inspiring Electronic Rock by Alex Grohl
     
    Guest:
    Ernestine Wilson, African American History Committee of the Chesterfield Historical Society
     
    Recorded in-house by Constituent and Media Services
     
    Chesterfield.gov/podcast  
     
    Follow us on social media! On Facebook, like our page: Chesterfield Behind the Mic. On Twitter, you can find us at @ChesterfieldVa and on Instagram it’s @ChesterfieldVirginia. And you can also watch the podcast on WCCT TV Thursday through Sunday at 7 p.m. as well as on weekends at noon on Comcast Channel 98 and Verizon Channel 28.

    • 36 min
    Episode 72: What the JLARC Study Says About School Funding in Chesterfield

    Episode 72: What the JLARC Study Says About School Funding in Chesterfield

    On the latest episode of Chesterfield Behind the Mic, we talk to Mark Gribbin of the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission (JLARC) about the work his team did to examine Virginia’s funding model for public education. He discusses what they found, why the formula needs adjustments, and how the study came to its conclusions about significant underfunding of schools in the Commonwealth and in Chesterfield County.
     
    Credits:
    Director: Martin Stith
    Executive Producer: Teresa Bonifas
    Producer/Writer/Host: Brad Franklin
    Director of Photography/Editor: Matt Boyce
    Producer/Camera Operator: Martin Stith and Matt Neese
    Graphics: Debbie Wrenn
    Promotions and Media: J. Elias O’Neal and Katie Cominsky
     
    Music:
    Hip Hop This by Seven Pounds
    Inspiring Electronic Rock by Alex Grohl
     
    Guest:
    Mark Gribbin, Chief Legislative Analyst for JLARC
     
    Recorded in-house by Constituent and Media Services
     
    Chesterfield.gov/podcast  
     
    Follow us on social media! On Facebook, like our page: Chesterfield Behind the Mic. On Twitter, you can find us at @ChesterfieldVa and on Instagram it’s @ChesterfieldVirginia. And you can also watch the podcast on WCCT TV Thursday through Sunday at 7 p.m. as well as on weekends at noon on Comcast Channel 98 and Verizon Channel 28.

    • 27 min
    Episode 71: Ways to Stay Warm and Save Money This Winter

    Episode 71: Ways to Stay Warm and Save Money This Winter

    On the latest episode of Chesterfield Behind the Mic, we talk to Craig Carper of Dominion Energy about how to stay warm and still save a little money this winter. We work through how to start cutting down on your heating and energy costs as well as ways the company will work with customers to lower their bills.
     
    Credits:
    Director: Martin Stith
    Executive Producer: Teresa Bonifas
    Producer/Writer/Host: Brad Franklin
    Director of Photography/Editor: Matt Boyce
    Producer/Camera Operator: Martin Stith and Matt Neese
    Graphics: Debbie Wrenn
    Promotions and Media: J. Elias O’Neal and Katie Cominsky
     
    Music:
    Hip Hop This by Seven Pounds
    Inspiring Electronic Rock by Alex Grohl
     
    Guest:
    Craig Carper, Dominion Energy
     
    Recorded in-house by Constituent and Media Services
     
    Chesterfield.gov/podcast  
     
    Follow us on social media! On Facebook, like our page: Chesterfield Behind the Mic. On Twitter, you can find us at @ChesterfieldVa and on Instagram it’s @ChesterfieldVirginia. And you can also watch the podcast on WCCT TV Thursday through Sunday at 7 p.m. as well as on weekends at noon on Comcast Channel 98 and Verizon Channel 28.

    • 23 min

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