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posted 02/06/2018
One of the busiest free clinics in the state of North Carolina closed its doors in 2016. A reporter decided to find out what that meant for the health of the county's disproportionately poor residents.
posted 07/31/2017
A group of reporters visits L.A.’s Homeboy Industries and learns what second chances mean for young survivors of gang life.
posted 07/06/2017
Warren County, North Carolina has experienced decades of hardship and despair. But Mary Somerville of the Warren Community Health Clinic says nothing was more heartbreaking than the day she had to close the clinic.

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One of the busiest free clinics in the state of North Carolina closed its doors in 2016. A... more »
posted 02/06/18
A group of reporters visits L.A.’s Homeboy Industries and learns what second chances mean for... more »
posted 07/31/17
Warren County, North Carolina has experienced decades of hardship and despair. But Mary... more »
posted 07/06/17

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The Warren Community Health Clinic building has sat empty since spring 2016. Word of a potential new facility opening up in Warren County has many around the community like Vicky Stokes hopeful.
This report was produced as a project for the Dennis A. Hunt Fund for Health Journalism, a program of the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism.  Other stories in the series include: What happens after a rural North Carolina health clinic closes?
The closure was a big blow for Warren County, an area of the state considered a primary care desert, where doctors are few and patients are often forced to go without health care.