high school http://wfae.org en Against The Odds, 5 Young Latinas Graduate High School And 'Circle de Luz' http://wfae.org/post/against-odds-5-young-latinas-graduate-high-school-and-circle-de-luz <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><p>Six years ago, a group of young women were picked to take part in a special program. The girls were all in the seventh grade, all were Latinas, and all were deemed to be at risk of dropping out of school or becoming pregnant. The program is run by a volunteer group called Circle de Luz. And last week the group – and the young women they mentored – had reason to celebrate</p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:14:08 +0000 Nick de la Canal 53552 at http://wfae.org Against The Odds, 5 Young Latinas Graduate High School And 'Circle de Luz' High Stepping Marching Band Championship This Weekend At JCSU http://wfae.org/post/high-stepping-marching-band-championship-weekend-jcsu <p>The best of the nation's high stepping marching bands will be on display this weekend in Charlotte.</p><p>Thirty bands&nbsp;from across the country will compete National High School High Stepping Marching Band Championship at Johnson C. Smith University.</p><p>High stepping&nbsp; involves dancers, tall, plumed hats, a strong drumline, and plenty of attitude.</p> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 17:31:00 +0000 Briana Duggan 15546 at http://wfae.org High Stepping Marching Band Championship This Weekend At JCSU