Real People, Real Stories

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Each week on Real People, Real Stories, 88.5 WFDD brings you the thoughts and perspectives of North Carolinians who are staying connected with the community and the world.

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1:31 am
Mon December 23, 2013

The Blessing of Some 'Earthly' Guardian Angels

Jane Gray is a vocalist in Winston-Salem, N.C. She credits total strangers for opening a door she thought was closed.
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Jane Gray says her life is proof miracles happen.

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4:10 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Simple Substitutions Can Serve Up Holiday Cheer

Some holiday traditional recipes don't wet everyone's appetite.

One of the best things about the Christmas season is the delicious food served. But sometimes it can spark unexpected drama at the dinner table.

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4:13 pm
Sun December 8, 2013

The Real Home of Christmas

Katie Harmon travels to Africa and discovers unconditional love.
Credit Katie Harmon

A Triad woman finds Christmas spirit in one of the poorest places on earth.

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9:47 pm
Sun December 1, 2013

Many Paths, Only One Leads You Home

Devon Marsh flew for the U.S. Navy from 1987-1994.
Devon Marsh

Getting to a popular destination is often the easiest part of a trip. But how do you figure out the best way to return home?

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1:20 pm
Wed November 27, 2013

Gaining Our Rights is No Easy Task

Mary Law (l) with her daughter, Cristina.
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Imagine being a minority and fighting for equal rights.  Now imagine being caught in the middle of the fight as a teenager.

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