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Incident involving kids, gun near New Hanover HS under investigation

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video Wilmington Police are investigating an incident involving two juveniles and a gun near New Hanover High School this afternoon. Full story...
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Student's love for fashion to benefit women in need

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video Fashion has always been a passion for one high school senior, who is now taking her love for clothes to help benefit women in need. Alicia McDonald is a senior at Hoggard High School and is currently working on her senior project. Full story...
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Wilmington business creates custom costumes for special needs students

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video Even though it's time for Halloween it was more like Christmas for students in Codington Elementary's special needs class. Full story...
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Bellamy Elementary student diagnosed with whooping cough

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videoA New Hanover County Schools spokeswoman confirms one student has been diagnosed with whooping cough at Bellamy Elementary. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3 INVESTIGATION: New Hanover Co. School superintendent exposes lack of in-house dating rules

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video Tonight in an ONLY ON 3 investigation, we uncover a relationship between the superintendent of New Hanover County Schools and an employee he directly supervised; a relationship that may be impacting district policy. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: Suzanne Sexton

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videoSuzanne Sexton goes around the clock! She knows if she wants her chemistry students to make the most of class...she needs to keep them moving and stay moving herself. Full story...
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Fmr. Gov. Hunt urges investment in early childhood education

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Former North Carolina Gov. Jim Hunt is urging business, political and civic leaders to invest in early childhood education, saying children should start school ready to learn. Full story...
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UNCW gets $2.5 million gift

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videoUNC Wilmington received one of the largest gifts in school history. The Dobo family gave the university a $2.5 million endowment. It will be added to the previously established Dobo Eendowment, which is valued at more than $5 million. Full story...
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NC teachers' group getting behind school "walk in"

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Public school teachers previously talking about a walkout next month to protest education policies by the North Carolina legislature are now urging solidarity behind what they call a more positive job action. Full story...
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Students back in class after boiler room fire at South Brunswick High School

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videoStudents have returned to class at South Brunswick High School after a small fire. Firefighters say when they arrived, they saw black smoke coming from the building in Boiling Spring Lakes. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: Penny Wolff

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videoFourth grade teacher Penny Wolff is a basketball fan, but she's not letting a team rivalry stand between her and students. Full story...
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NC educators oppose law ending job protections

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videoSome public school teachers and school administrators are pushing back against a new North Carolina law that eliminates job protections for educators. Full story...
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Experts: Simple steps can thwart cyber attacks

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videoCape Fear Community College says you may not think twice after logging onto a website, but you should. CFCC marked its inaugural Cyber Security Awareness Day with a series of lectures on campus. Full story...
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School board, commission discuss millions in bond money for school repairs

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video The New Hanover County School Board and County Commission met this afternoon to talk about a number of issues, including the current condition of some county schools. Commissioners and board members discussed what it will take to fix aging schools, including the possibility of hundreds of millions of dollars in bond money. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: Brian Gross

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videoA colleague nominated Mr. Brian Gross, saying the Roland-Grise Middle School Science teacher goes above and beyond for his students. Full story...
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