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.


Cone Health Clinic
8:30 am
Sat May 31, 2014

New Guilford County Community Clinic Helps Fill the Gap for Uninsured

Cone Health's new community clinic will use a team approach to reduce the number of uninsured people who use hospital emergency rooms for primary health services.
Credit Cone Health

Cone Health is increasing medical care for Guilford County’s uninsured.

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5:00 am
Fri May 30, 2014

'Tip and Toss' to Reduce Mosquito Breeding

Dumping all standing water can help protect you and your family from mosquitoes.
Credit www.tunisia-live.net

Rain is refreshing on a hot day, but what's left over can create a dangerous breeding environment.

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Cigarette smuggling
4:52 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

Reynolds American Attempts to Snuff Out Cigarette Crime

Reynolds American says many states are losing about $5.5 billion dollars a year in lost revenue because of illegally sold cigarettes.
Reynolds American, Inc.

Reynolds American Inc. goes high tech to battle cigarette trafficking.

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Angelou Death
11:09 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Angelou Called a Unifying Force

Dr. Maya Angelou believed each person has a purpose. She hoped her writings added sparks of encouragement as they discovered that purpose.
Credit Wake Forest University

Triad residents applaud Dr. Maya Angelou for inspiring people to stand and be courageous in the storms.

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1:14 pm
Tue May 27, 2014

Drawing a Profit from E-Cigs

N.C. House members have tentatively passed a measure to tax the nicotine liquid used in all e-cigarettes. The tax would be 5 cents-per-milliliter of nicotine. It’s part of the state’s Omnibus Tax Law Change Bill.
Kathryn Mobley 88.5 WFDD

The look and sound of a person getting their nicotine fix is changing. Now North Carolina legislators want to profit from the buzz.

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