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Welcome to the Home Page of the Triad Information Reading Service,
your News and Entertainment Connection in Winston-Salem.

TIRS is a non-profit organization and relies completely on financial donations from individuals and businesses. All donations are greatly appreciated and will help us continue expanding our services to our listening audience.


Are you interested in becoming a listener, or volunteering to read newspaper articles image of a vintage desktop microphoneor books on our service? Contact us for more information about volunteer opportunities, or visit our applications page to download a volunteer or listener application.

The TIRS live 128K audio stream can be heard here. . .

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TIRS image of TIRS logo graphic is a member of the International Association of Audio Information Services (IAAIS).

IAAIS is an association of independently operated, volunteer-driven services that use audio technology to bring the written word to blind and vision-impaired consumers. IAAIS encourages the establishment and preservation of audio information/radio reading services as a cost-effective means of providing people with date-sensitive information and image of a newspaper and a cup of coffeeprogramming developed to enrich the lives of listeners.

Visit the North Carolina Association of Reading Services (NCARS), the official site of all of the radio reading services in North Carolina. Listed there are links for all of the members of NCARS. These include links to radio reading services in Asheville, Charlotte, Fayetteville, Greenville, Raleigh, Rocky Mount, Wilmington and Winston-Salem.