Education

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Senate plan to shift oversight of charter schools is blocked
North Carolina House lawmakers have blocked a plan that would give the legislature more clout over the state's charter school authority. Tue, 08/04/2015 - 3:27pm
Jenna Colthurp was presented a check for $5,000 in scholarship from Riverfest Tuesday morning.
Riverfest donates scholarship money to CFCC
Riverfest organizers are giving back to the community and encouraging students to further their education. Tue, 08/04/2015 - 10:43am
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Impasse declared in Pender school money fight
The mediator handling the budget dispute between the Pender County Commission and Pender County School Board has declared an impasse. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 1:02pm
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Pender School Board and County Commission battle over budget
It looks like leaders in Pender County might continue the fight over funding for schools. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 1:25pm
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NC lottery nets $522 million for state education funding
The North Carolina Education Lottery has surpassed records in sales and profits kicked back to the state, bringing in $522 million for education expenses in the most recent budget year. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 10:43pm
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NC lottery nets $522 million for state education funding
The North Carolina Education Lottery has surpassed records in sales and profits kicked back to the state, bringing in $522 million for education expenses in the most recent budget year. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 12:54pm
Ted Spring resigned as CFCC president in January 2015.
State audit critical of former CFCC president’s spending
An investigative audit of Cape Fear Community College by the Office of the State Auditor is critical of former CFCC President Ted Spring's spending, who auditors say spent more that $35,000 in discretionary funds for personal expenses. Tue, 07/28/2015 - 2:15pm
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Pender Commission votes for $3M for school improvement
The Pender County Commission voted to approve a close to $3 million advance for school design work and land acquisition. Mon, 07/27/2015 - 10:21pm