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  • WBTV Speak Out Editorial: Honoring Those Who Died for Us

    WBTV Speak Out Editorial: Honoring Those Who Died for Us

    Thursday, May 25 2017 8:35 AM EDT2017-05-25 12:35:41 GMT

    Throughout our nation's history, we have had periods of military conflict. Our intentions have been noble – from protecting our own shores to defending the oppressed and embattled in other lands. And for the most part, our side has prevailed.  But you've heard it said before - and it really is true - freedom IS not free.

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    Throughout our nation's history, we have had periods of military conflict. Our intentions have been noble – from protecting our own shores to defending the oppressed and embattled in other lands. And for the most part, our side has prevailed.  But you've heard it said before - and it really is true - freedom IS not free.

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  • WBTV Speak Out Editorial: National Foster Care Month

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 1:57 PM EDT2017-05-10 17:57:19 GMT

    At the end of 2016, North Carolina had more than 10,500 children in its Foster Care System. These children need a home, a place where they will receive the love and support they so desperately need. 

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    At the end of 2016, North Carolina had more than 10,500 children in its Foster Care System. These children need a home, a place where they will receive the love and support they so desperately need. 

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  • WBTV Speak Out Editorial: Prosecuting Juveniles

    WBTV Speak Out Editorial: Prosecuting Juveniles

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 12:35 PM EDT2017-05-03 16:35:13 GMT

    HB 280, the bill that will change this system, is currently working its way through the legislature.  We hope it passes so we can give our North Carolina youth a better chance at success.

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    HB 280, the bill that will change this system, is currently working its way through the legislature.  We hope it passes so we can give our North Carolina youth a better chance at success.

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  • ABOUT SPEAK OUT

WBTV’s 12-member Editorial Board is made up of a diverse cross-section of employees from all departments. We meet each week to discuss ideas, and together decide the topics on which we wish to express our opinion. We encourage you to send us your thoughts on issues affecting our community. speakout@wbtv.com
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