6 hours ago
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Happening now: National Engineers Week

Is your child interested in math and science? Why not have them try engineering? National Engineers Week is spreading awareness about the career and the importance of STEM.
15 hours ago
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SEA-TECH holds Q & A session for parents and students

Local 8th graders and their families filled the auditorium tonight at Cape Fear Community College's North Campus for a information session on the area's newest high school.
20 hours ago
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Cooper: Budget proposal will have 5% teacher pay raises

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper says his upcoming two-year budget proposal will contain sizeable pay raises for teachers as part of his effort to get their salaries up to the national average by the early 2020s.
20 hours ago
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Troopers: Coach drives school bus wrong way down highway

South Carolina troopers say a Goose Creek High School coach has been charged with driving under the influence after officers saw him drive the team bus the wrong way down a highway.
1 day ago
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Student care package from mom: Trash he forgot to take out

College freshman Connor Cox thought he was opening up his usual care package from his mom; what he found inside instead was trash.
4 days ago
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NHCS students excel at Regional Science and Engineering Fair

New Hanover County Schools students displayed exceptional projects at this year’s Southeast Regional Science and Engineering Fair—and fourteen students will be going on to show off their work at the state level.
5 days ago
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NC House unanimously agrees to let schools control class sizes

The state House has unanimously agreed that North Carolina's public school districts should retain much of their flexibility in setting class sizes for early grades this fall after educators have warned that without it, teachers in other subjects could be let go.
5 days ago
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Cooper to consider bill that cuts UNC Board of Govs. by 25%

Bill supporters say the measure would promote board effectiveness and efficiency. UNC system President Margaret Spellings has suggested a 32-member board is unwieldy.