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Swain County Schools Food and Nutrition Director Jennifer Brown Receives Award

Swain County Schools Food and Nutrition Director Jennifer Brown has been named a NC Child Hunger Hero Award winner by the No Kid Hungry NC organization.  The No Kid Hungry NC organization sponsors the awards across the state to give recognition to everyday heroes who make healthy meals possible for kids.  Ms Brown is the driving force behind Swain County programs such as Summer Lunch, Grab and Go Breakfasts as well as finding ways to expand the Free Breakfast Program to all students.  Ms Brown will be recognized at the NC Child Hunger Leaders Conference on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, which will be held in Chapel Hill.  Along with other winners from across the state Ms Brown will be celebrated on the “Wall of Fame” both at the conference and on the NoKidHungryNC.org website.

Andy Rogers

Andy has worked in broadcasting around Western North Carolina over the last 17 years. He serves as the Operations Manager and Program Director for WRGC and WBHN. “I’ve been with the crew here at Five Forty Broadcasting since the idea of bringing the station back to Jackson County at 540-AM. I feel a personal connection with community radio and the area”. In the past, Andy has worked with iHeart Media and Sky Country Broadcasting. He resides in Haywood County.
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