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Call sparks brief lockdown at Pine Valley Elementary
Pine Valley Elementary School in Wilmington was put under a brief lockdown this morning after a threatening call. 44 minutes ago
UNCW student Janardan Mainali's homeland of Nepal was devastated by a weekend earthquake and aftershocks.
Deadly earthquake hits home for UNCW student
With aftershocks subsiding, the focus in Nepal is on rescue and recovery after the magnitude 7.8 earthquake. Here at home, one UNCW student from Nepal is getting some good news. Mon, 04/27/2015 - 9:32pm
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Brunswick Co. Schools won’t consider book challenge
Brunswick County Schools will not consider a woman's new challenge against a book she finds offensive. Mon, 04/27/2015 - 5:29pm
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CFCC officially starts search for new president
Cape Fear Community College today officially posted a listing for its open presidency. Mon, 04/27/2015 - 2:01pm
Western Carolina University has suspended the Pi Kappa Alpha after a pledge says he was water-boarded (Source: Pikes.org)
Western Carolina suspends fraternity amid hazing allegations
Western Carolina University officials have suspended a fraternity for five years after a pledge said he was "water-boarded." Fri, 04/24/2015 - 12:48pm
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Timeline set for CFCC president search
Cape Fear Community College trustees hope to have a new president for the school in place late this summer. Fri, 04/24/2015 - 12:08pm
Students share all sorts of images via a Snapchat account called uncw-snaps, but what are the consequences?
WWAY INVESTIGATION: UNCW Snaps: Social media gone wild
Letting it all hang out, as they say, is nothing new on college campuses, including right here at UNC Wilmington. But nowadays students are using social media to let it all hang out for anyone to see. Sometimes quite literally through apps like Snapchat and Yeti. Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:55pm
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Brunswick County Schools push for a more diverse teaching staff
Brunswick County Schools want more diversity on their staff. This comes as a new study says hiring more minority teachers can really benefit minority students. Thu, 04/23/2015 - 6:28pm