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WCOM Time Out Show

Hear Bessie Elmore and her adult children William Elmore and Cheryl McDonald on WCOM Radio’s Time Out show with Bill Hendrickson on Monday July 25

Bessie on “The State of Things” with Frank Stacio WUNC-FM 91.5 10/14/2014


Public Speaking:

William Elmore addresses the Criminal (In)Justice Conference at Duke University Divinity School April 9, 2016


Straight Talk Support Group aims to educate about incarceration from the Durham Voice (April 20, 2016)

“Support group ‘Straight Talk’ helps families of prisoners” from the Indy Week (May 8, 2013)

“Woman starts support group for families of relatives in prison” from The Durham Herald-Sun (May 6, 2013) 

“Domestic violence incidence reports rise as community struggles to meet victims’ needs” from the Indy Week (May 13, 2013)