The Best of the Burg – 01/20/2023

Mari and Anthony are joined by special guest host, Megan Lucas, for this third week of January!

We talk Firsts in the Burg and learn about some of the most famous people that have come out of Lynchburg.

In the Partnering for Good segment brought to you by Bank of the James, we were serenaded with information by Mike Lewis from the Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra about the upcoming Opera at the James collaborative performance with the LSO and what to look forward to in the future.

Megan talks about what is going on with the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance and the Capital Campaign, grants being given to cities like Lynchburg for industrial development, the push for an inland port, and much more.

We also found out about some great events taking place this weekend or in the near future!

The Best of the Burg is presented by Bank of the James – where community and banking come together for good! Visit online at www.bankofthejames.bank

The Best of the Burg – 01/13/2023

Mari and Anthony are joined by special Guest Host, Tim Saunders, for this second week of January!

We talk about some more Firsts in Lynchburg and learned about the history of a product that every one knows so well that was invented in Lynchburg, Chap Stick!

In the Partnering for Good segment brought to you by Bank of the James, we broke a sweat talking with Mark Sheehan from the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Lynchburg about their upcoming Big Game 5k that is taking place right before the Super Bowl.

Tim also talks about the outlook of the job market that he has gathered in his time at Central Virginia Career Works!

We also found out about some very fun events going on over the weekend.

The Best of the Burg is presented by Bank of the James – where community and banking come together for good! Visit online at www.bankofthejames.bank

The Best of the Burg – 01/06/2023

The holidays are over and we are back for our first edition of The Best of the Burg for 2023!

We walked down memory lane with Jeff Taylor about some of Lynchburg’s broadcasting firsts including WLVA which is now WSET.

In the Partnering for Good segment brought to you by Bank of the James, we catch up with Tracey Anstey from Advanced Logic Industries to talk about hackers and how to protect your computers from them.

We also learned about New Year’s Resolutions and the best ways to keep them.

The Best of the Burg is presented by Bank of the James – where community and banking come together for good! Visit online at www.bankofthejames.bank