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1on1 with Jon Evans

We're talking to the newsmakers, but not in the way you are used to seeing on the nightly newscasts. "1on1" gives me the chance to find out more about the people who lead your community, where they got their start, important decisions in their lives, mistakes they made and what they learned from it. Please let me know how you enjoy these episodes! 

Jun 26, 2017

Mike Ashcraft went to college to become an architect. A self-described “completely average” teenager growing up, Ashcraft says he was 5’3” and weighed less than 100 pounds when he got his driver’s license at the age of 16. Now, 30 years later, Mike Ashcraft has become a heavyweight. Not in a physical way, but...


Jun 19, 2017

Sydney Penny began doing commercials when she was just three years old. Those opportunities grew into higher-profile roles that included the ABC mini-series "The Thorn Birds", and "Pale Rider" with Clint Eastwood. Sydney was nominated for Emmy Awards for playing BJ Walker on "Santa Barbara", and as Julia Santos on "All...


Jun 12, 2017

Howie Franklin has spent more than 40 years working around airplanes. Howie is currently the Director of the Cape Fear Regional Jetport, a position he took in 1994. Before arriving in Brunswick County, he worked on board the most famous airplane in the world, Air Force One. Howie made history as the first Air...


Jun 5, 2017

Kim Munley nearly died while helping to stop the gunman responsible for the deadly attack at Fort Hood in 2009. After recovering from her injuries, she went to battle again, to help the survivors of that attack receive the benefits they deserved and desperately needed. Kim has now taken on a new role, as president of...


May 29, 2017

David Rouzer had his sights set on a career in agriculture. After working on his grandfather's farm as a child, and taking college courses to prepare for a future in the agriculture industry, Rouzer took part in an international program while studying at North Carolina State University. Rouzer's roommate during that...