Education

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Lincoln Elementary School students learn healthy eating and living
LELAND, NC (WWAY) — Tuesday, Lincoln Elementary School students had an interactive lesson on healthy eating and living. Researchers from NC A&T State University developed a 1,200 square foot exhibit to show kids how the foods they eat affect their bodies. The exhibit is called Speedway to Healthy. Students played the role of foods as Read more... Tue, 04/28/2015 - 1:21pm
Schools
NC lawmakers may change how schools given A through F grades
By EMERY P. DALESIO Associated Press RALEIGH, NC (AP) — Legislators are considering changes to how North Carolina educates its young, including giving learning growth more credit when measuring whether a public school earns an A-through-F grade. Lawmakers increased the push Tuesday to change laws affecting students from elementary to college classrooms as they face Read more... Tue, 04/28/2015 - 12:32pm
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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. Tue, 04/28/2015 - 11:23am
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