Teacher Sarah Osborne and student Madeline Chandler talk about big trip ahead. (Photo: Helen Holt/WWAY)
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Local students will travel to presidential inauguration

A group of area students are traveling to Washington D.C. to see the 58th Presidential Inauguration.
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Court rules Roger Bacon Academy can’t sue former Brunswick Co. Schools Superintendent

A North Carolina appeals court says a company running a string of taxpayer-funded charter schools and its founder cannot sue a former local school superintendent who criticized plans for a competing school.
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School employee fired for tweet correcting student spelling

An employee in Maryland has spoken out after she was fired for a tweet she posted from the school’s social media account, correcting a student’s spelling.
Laney HIgh School students celebrate their achievement (Photo: WWAY)
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All 10 Laney High School nursing students pass CNA test

Laney High School Health Science teachers announced on Friday that all 10 Laney Health Science students who tool the CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Test passed both the "written" and "skills" portions.
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Brunswick County offers training for parents of students with an IEP

If your child has an Individualized Education Program and attends school in Brunswick County, there's an upcoming workshop you should check out.
Heidi Ashba uses yoga to help calm her first graders at Bellamy Elementary in Wilmington. (Photo: WWAY)
7 days ago
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Teacher of the Week: Heidi Ashba

When you think of a room full of first graders, do you think of calm and serenity? That's how it is in Heidi Ashba's classroom at Bellamy Elementary, and it's thanks in no small part to yoga.
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Gay teacher sues Charlotte school for firing him

A gay substitute teacher has sued a Roman Catholic school in North Carolina for firing him after he announced his wedding to a man.
UNCW selected for new biopharmaceuticals program
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UNCW selected for new biopharmaceuticals program

UNCW has been selected to be part of a national $250 million program designed to bring new biopharmaceuticals to the market more quickly.