Education

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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
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Hampstead Church members give away school supplies
School is right around the corner for many students and Hampstead Baptist Church members helped local kids get ready this weekend by providing them with school supplies. Sat, 07/25/2015 - 4:09pm
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NC court upholds taxpayer-funded grants for private schools
A divided state Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a Republican-backed program that spends taxpayer money on tuition for students at private and religious schools. Fri, 07/24/2015 - 11:19am