WFMY Turns 70: From The Greensboro Sit-Ins To Hiring WFMY News 2’s First Black Reporter

WFMY News 2 is celebrating 70 years and we’re going back in time! It was a moment in history that would change the nation. Late and former WFMY News 2 Anchor, Lee Kinard talks about the sit-in movement. Kinard often said, “"It was the story in the street told by the people in the street when we got a camera that could record sound,” when it came to covering the Civil Rights Movement and watching history in the making.
Published: 8:42 PM EST February 7, 2019
Updated: 5:48 PM EDT June 12, 2019