Kathryn Mobley


"Give her ten minutes and she'll know about your first fight in elementary school, the night you did some fast talking to keep you and your friend out of jail, and the secret love who got away.  She's never met a stranger."

That's how many people describe WFDD's Senior Producer, Kathryn Mobley.  She produces WFDD's award-winning Real People, Real Stories that features personal essays from some of Piedmont's most interesting residents.  Ms. Mobley has also earned local, regional and national awards for several feature stories and news series.


3:28 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Booze It & Lose It Out In Force This Weekend

N.C. Booze It and Lose It campaign is in force during the St. Patrick's Day weekend until midnight Monday.
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As people get ready to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day this weekend---the state is launching its Booze It and Lose It campaign.

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Food Shortage
6:54 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Power Outages Cause Food Shortages For Triad Families: High Point Non-Profits Seek Donations

Community push to help High Point residents replace spoiled food as a result of power loss. Goal is to purchase $50 Food Lion gift cards and give to those in need.
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As some in the Piedmont get their power back, they're discovering they have little or no food. One community needs your help.

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10:53 am
Thu March 6, 2014

Growing North Carolina's Economy via Data, Not Political Positions

Governor Pat McCrory delivered opening remarks at the North Carolina Chamber's 72nd Annual Meeting, Wednesday, March 5.
Kathryn Mobley 88.5 WFDD

Governor Pat McCrory says solid data will be the foundation of the state's long-term economic plan.

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Traffic & Weather
3:45 pm
Tue March 4, 2014

March Winter Storm Leaves Ice, Little Snow

Artic air from the Northeast quickly pushed freezing rain and snow into the Piedmont.
Kathryn Mobley 88.5 WFDD

The Piedmont's second snow storm dumped an icy mix of rain and snow. But it caused no major accidents.

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House of Spirits controversy
8:32 am
Fri February 28, 2014

The House of the Spirits Will Stay at Watauga High School

Parents, teachers and students wait in the cold for the Watauga County Court House to open. They want to hear whether or not the Watauga County School Board will keep 'The House of the Spirits' as part of the Sophomore Honors English curriculum.
Kathryn Mobley WFDD

Watauga County School Board members settled the debate over a controversial book with a split decision.

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