7:12 am
Thu July 25, 2013

Cycling Championships begin in High Point

Credit U.S. Air Force Photographer, Staff Sgt. Desiree N. Palacios

The USA Cycling Professional Criterium National Championships begin in High Point today. It’s the first time the men’s and women’s national championships have ever been held at the same time in the same city.  Also for the first time, the winners of the men’s and women’s events will ride away with the same prize purse.

High Point beat out Austin and Boulder to host the championships. Chip Duckett, a High Point physician and owner of Mock Orange Bikes, has been the driving force behind bringing the event to the Triad. He says the city’s facilities clinched the deal.

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Radio Camp
11:37 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Learning Your Passion: An Interview with Broadcast Producer Phil Brame

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Finding a career you love may take many years and may lead you down some unexpected paths. WFDD Radio Camper Jillian Heard spoke with a triad man who says he stumbled into finding his passion. They recently met on the Campus of Wake Forest University. 


When you are a child, it seems the only question you ever here is "What do you want to be when you grow up?" Like most of us, Phil Brame struggled in coming up with an answer.

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3:57 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Athletic Fame Is Not A Shield

Some critics want to hold professional athlete's accountable for what they do when not playing their sport.
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Some professional athletes are under increased scrutiny. Guest commentator Dave Goren explains why.

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3:44 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

The Potential Danger of Youth Sports

Youth sports in the United States generates more than $5 billion dollars a year.
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Most children enjoy some form of sports competition. But one specialist says it's hurting many of them.

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6:02 pm
Wed July 3, 2013

How to End a Career, Fast

Chattanooga talk radio host Kevin West interviews two Navy officers.
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Talk radio is exciting. But a degree of caution is always helpful.

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