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  • NewsPlus: The Rock A Sonics talk musical career

    This week on NewsPlus, Mark Segraves caught up with one of the hottest bands in DC: The Rock A Sonics. Willie Barry (vocals, acoustic guitar) Eric Hurtt (electric guitar, vocals) Louie Newmyer (upright bass, vocals) Tommy Bowes (drums, vocals) Kim Reynolds (piano, steel) Watch the full interview and performances below, and catch our next show on Sunday, Feb. 18th at 6am, right here on DCW50! (Comcast 803  |  Verizon-Fios 503  |  Direct TV-Local 50)    

  • NewsPlus: The Flea Bops on balancing a life of work and rockabilly music

    This week on NewsPlus with Mark Segraves, we had The Flea Bops in studio along with a musical performance. Band members: Ronnie Joyner – Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Preston LeBeau – Electric/Lead Guitar Wendy LeBeau – Vocals, Upright Bass Lance LeBeau – Drums For more information visit:  | Watch our next show on January 21 at 6am, right here on DCW50! (Comcast 803 | Verizon Fios 503 | Direct TV-Local 50) The Flea Bops (Part 1) The Flea Bops (Part 3) […]

  • The Best of 2017 on NewsPlus with Mark Segraves

    This year, we had a lot of memorable guests on NewsPlus. We featured stories on the riots during inauguration, heard from a Bill Cosby accuser, discussed politics and had several talented musicians grace our stage. On Christmas Eve, we aired the last episode of the year, showcasing the best of 2017. We look forward to another great year for NewsPlus in 2018, and we thank our viewers for tuning in every Sunday morning on DCW50. Watch our next show, and first show of 2018, […]

  • NewsPlus: How race may impact the type of medical treatment you receive

    A recent study showed that African Americans and Hispanics are more likely to receive inequitable healthcare compared to whites. Based on recent changes in payment models, higher risk patients are less likely to receive specialty care (lemon dropping) due to concerns related to the increased costs of managing this patient group.  Unfortunately, women, African Americans and Hispanics represent a large percentage of higher risk patients.  This can be especially troubling for women with joint pain. African Americans and Hispanics/Latinas report […]

  • NewsPlus: Exit interview of DC Water General Manager, George Hawkins.

    After 11 years of service, George Hawkins is ready to move on from DC Water. From tunnel projects to ‘Poop to Power’ and bloom soil, Hawkins relentlessly showed enthusiasm about the work that is being done by DC Water. Mark Segraves was in the NewsPlus studio with Hawkins to discuss all of the wonderful things Hawkins has accomplished and what is yet to come for the former General Manager. You can watch the full interview below and catch the next episode […]

  • NewsPlus: He spent over 30 years cleaning the White House chandeliers for seven U.S. Presidents

    This week on NewsPlus with Mark Segraves, Stewart “Calvin” Stevens recounts meeting celebrities as an employee of the White House. Stevens cleaned chandeliers during the terms of seven U.S. presidents such as President Clinton, President Reagan, President Carter, among others.  All of these stories and more can be found in Mr. Stevens book, The White House Chandeliers: My Experiences While Working for Seven U.S. Presidents. For more information, visit  Watch our next show on Sunday, November 26th at 6am right here […]

  • Chris Hansen talks about ‘Crime Watch Daily’ and what inspired him to be an investigative reporter

    We talked with Chris Hansen via satellite about Crime Watch Daily, what to expect from the new season, including what inspired him to get into investigative journalism. Catch Crime Watch Daily weekdays at 4pm on DCW50!  

  • Jesse Palmer talks Daily Mail TV, dating life, and more!

    We chatted with host of DailyMail TV, Jesse Palmer. Hear all about what to look forward to on the show, including Jesse’s love life! Watch DailyMail TV weekdays at 5pm, right here on DCW50.  

  • Sean Giambrone talks playing Adam on “The Goldbergs”

    We talked with actor, Sean Giambrone, about his role Adam from The Goldbergs. Watch his full interview below. Catch The Goldbergs weeknights at 6 & 7:30p, plus 7:30p on Saturdays and Sundays right here on DCW50!