Real People, Real Stories

Monday at 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

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.

If you have a story to share on Real People, Real Stories, or if you'd like to give us feedback about the series, please e-mail us at wfddnews@wfu.edu.

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11:09 am
Mon August 26, 2013

We Are Overcoming, Today

Thousands of people attend the 1963 March on Washington.
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This week, people from across the United States are marking the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, D.C.

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News
10:41 am
Mon August 26, 2013

The Sounds of Growing Apples

The Foggy Ridge Cider orchard has more than 1,200 trees and grows about 30 different varieties of apples.
Credit Diane Flynt / Foggy Ridge Cider

Through rhythmic flutters, staccato chirps and hypnotic hums, summer speaks to each of us.

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Commentary
10:44 pm
Sun August 4, 2013

Dedicated to the One I Love

The search for love can lead some to destinations they never imagined.
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The hunt for true love could lead you down an unexpected path.

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Commentary
7:55 am
Mon July 15, 2013

Triad Mother Reacts to Zimmerman Verdict

How well can parents protect their children? One Greensboro mother wonders.
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How well can parents protect their children? One Greensboro mother wonders.

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Commentary
5:51 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

Value Life's Old Treasures

In his backyard, Richard Groves has a blackberry bush, similar to this one. He says eating the fruit brings back great memories of a slower, simpler time.
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Berry bushes are blooming but the tastiest fruit is on the inside.

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