Raleigh couple gives NC State $3 million
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 03/11/2014 - 7:53am.

A Raleigh couple is giving North Carolina State University $3 million to start a program to help rural students get into the school.

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NC judge hears lawsuits over private school grants
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 7:41am.

A North Carolina judge is evaluating a new law that would let taxpayer money be used by low-income parents to send their children to private or religious schools.

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Council agrees to ask for grant to hire gang prevention specialists
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Tue, 01/21/2014 - 9:17pm.

videoThe Wilmington City Council took another step to fight the gang problem in Wilmington Tuesday night. Council Members passed a resolution to apply for a grant to hire one full-time and one part-time gang prevention specialist.

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FAA to award ILM with $5.4M grant to improve airport runway
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 10:35am.

Wilmington International Airport will soon get funding from the Federal Aviation Administration to improve an existing runway, according to a news release.

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NC school board considering abstinence grants for Bladen, Duplin Co.
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 09/05/2013 - 6:25am.

North Carolina's school board is expected to distribute about $800,000 to 19 rural public school districts to help teach children to abstain from sex.

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Grant helps WPD crime lab expand
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 09/03/2013 - 10:13pm.

videoCity Council accepted a grant from the North Carolina Governor's Highway Safety Program during Tuesday night's meeting. The grant, of $161,920.00, will allow the Wilmington Police Department to expand the capabilities of its crime lab.

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