Closings and delays

Paul Brown, familiar voice in local radio, returns to his roots

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In this edition of Roy's Folks, meet a man who got his start in radio here in the area but went on to work for many years as a newsman for “Morning Edition” on NPR in Washington, D.C.

Paul Brown worked for WFDD, Wake Forest’s radio station, for many years and while there started a program called “Across the Blue Ridge.”

The program featured local music legends and much of it was taped live on location.

When he took the job in Washington he had to stop doing the show but now he’s moved back home and started the show again.

“Across the Blue Ridge” can now be heard on WFDD radio and on podcasts are available on the station’s website.