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High School Students Get Chance to be NC5 Reporters

Posted at 11:52 AM, Jan 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-24 12:55:51-05

Abbey Cutrer and Ashja Murchison talked about participating in The News Literacy Project where high school students get the chance to co-produce a story, learn about broadcast news and what it takes to put stories together. NewsChannel5’s Lisa Reyes talked about how and why the E.W. Scripps Company and The News Literacy Project are partnering to give students the skills they need to discern fact from fiction when watching the news. Watch Abbey and Ashja’s stories Monday, January 27 on NewsChannel5 at 6pm. To learn more, visit and follow #NewsLiteracyWeek on social media.