teacher tenure
5:37 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

North Carolina's Teacher Tenure Law Challenged in Court

Members of the Guilford County School Board oppose the state's new law that ends teacher tenure. They're now fighting in court to prevent it from taking affect in 2018.
Credit Guilford County School System

The Guilford County School Board is taking its fight against North Carolina's new teacher tenure law to court.

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7:48 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Meet the Artist: Singer/Songwriter Tyler Barham

Singer/Songwriter Tyler Barham.

Singer/songwriter Tyler Barham was named one of Country Music Association’s “Who New To Watch for 2013” and he followed that up this year by being named one of Billboard’s 10 Country Artists to Watch in 2014”. He’ll be performing in Stokesdale, NC on April 18th and in Sanford  the following evening. Tyler’s most recent independent release “Don’t Cage This Heart” debuted at 19 on the Billboard Heatseeker Albums Chart for All genres of music and #56 on Billboard’s Country Albums Chart.

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Traffic & Weather
5:47 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Freeze Warning Issued For Wednesday Morning

Counties in dark blue are under a freeze watch from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
Credit National Weather Service, Raleigh

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for the Triad area through Wednesday morning.

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Baptist job cuts
10:14 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Pending Job Cuts in Triad

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center will eliminate about 1,000 jobs in the next few months to reduce operating expenses.
Credit wikimedia

The Triad may lose more than 1,000 jobs.

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9:28 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Creating A Villiage To Raise Children

First grader Jazury Salinas explains the story she just read to her WSSU tutor Jasmine Wright at Easton Elementary School. Jazury's mother wants her daughter to be fluent in English.
Kathryn Mobley 88.5 WFDD

One group of Triad students is reaching back to help another group get ahead.

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