Late this afternoon, Gov. Roy Cooper signed HB13 in order to keep educators in classrooms and prevent a budget crisis in schools across the state.
Part of Wilmington's storied history is being unearthed in downtown Wilmington.
President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that aims to reduce the federal government's role in K-12 education.
The bill is wiped clean at Myrtle Grove Middle School.
"I was kinda in shock, got a little teary-eyed actually," said Principal Sam Highsmith, when he learned an anonymous donor had paid off the entire cafeteria balance, which was around $2800.
After suffering the loss of her husband, Ashley Freeman returned to work at Bolivia Elementary supported by her school family.
Beyonce is marking the anniversary of her album "Lemonade" by announcing scholarships for women to attend selected colleges.
Republican legislation has cleared the Senate that would ease required class-size mandates this fall in North Carolina's public schools in early grades.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has stressed the need to help the children of military families transition into new schools as their parents change assignments.