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Forecast prompts Wednesday school delays

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Stay with WWAY online and on air for all the latest delays, closings and forecasts. Full story...
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WWAY anchor shares love of reading with kids

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One of our anchors spent some time at Virginia Williamson Elementary in today. WWAY's Meghan Torjussen showed kids in Bolivia she can do more than just read the news. Full story...
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College-bound students get financial aid advice this weekend

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If you have a high school student who is beginning to look into colleges and financial aid, you might want to take advantage of a workshop this weekend. Full story...
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Technology gives CFCC students hands-on training

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video He blinks, he breathes, and he bleeds. Stan is the newest addition to Cape Fear Community College, and he's helping students make the jump from the classroom to the operating room. Human simulation technology is revolutionizing the way students train for careers in health care and emergency response. Full story...
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Pender County Board of Ed to NAACP: Cease, desist & apologize

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video The Pender County Board of Education is issuing this press release to respond publicly to allegations by Dr. Rachel Stephens, President of the Pender County NAACP. Full story...
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Investigators say incident at school not rape

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The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says an incident at Ashley High School was not a rape after all. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: See the new redistricting map

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The middle school district line map is available for public view on the district’s web site... Full story...
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NAACP leader contradicts himself on redistricting plan

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video Wilmington NAACP president Harold Beatty says the New Hanover County School Board should have redistricted middle schools to create socioeconomic balance and not to keep students at schools close to their homes, but he said he doesn't think busing was the solution. Full story...
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School board finally decides on redistricting plan

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By a four to three vote, New Hanover County will go ahead with a revised version of map 2C. Full story...
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Ticketed bus driver not oldest in county

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video Last week's school bus accident involving 80-year-old bus driver Otis Hames raised some concerns on our website. According to New Hanover County Schools, Hames is not the only bus driver in his 80s. Now some lawmakers say maybe the laws should be changed. Full story...
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Wrightsboro parents concerned about mold

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Mold in Wrightsboro Elementary School has parents concerned for the health of their kids. The school held an informational session Monday night to answer questions. Full story...
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Group presents petition against redistricting plan

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More than 850 members of the community have signed the petition. The group says the current neighborhood school map separates socioeconomic groups. Full story...
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Former teacher says Wrightsboro mold problem years old

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video Last week an environmental study showed mold in the ceilings of the 300 and 400 buildings of Wrightsboro and found air quality issues in one classroom. All students were moved out of the affected buildings Full story...
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Students compete in regional science fair

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video Students from third through 12th grades from all over Southeastern North Carolina put their science projects on display for the public and the judges. Full story...
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Parent says mold an old problem at Wrightsboro Elementary

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video The school will host an informational session for parents Monday night at 6:30, but one parent says the cleaning is long overdue. Tonight at 6 we'll hear from that parent, who says school employees have known about the mold problem for months. Full story...
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