Education
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NC SAT scores decline again as more take exam
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/24/2012 - 12:59pm.

North Carolina's average combined score on the SAT college-entrance exam fell again in 2012. The state Department of Public Instruction said Monday that average scores on each of the three sections fell by two points compared to 2011. Critical reading scores dropped to 491, math scores fell to 506 and writing dropped to 472.

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Church gives back to local middle school
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Sun, 09/23/2012 - 9:02pm.

video For many people Sunday is a day of worship, but one local church is doing its part to ensure its message resonates long past the Sunday bells.

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Cape Fear Museum welcomes mollusk mania
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Sat, 09/22/2012 - 3:57pm.

Seashell enthusiast from all over North Carolina flocked to the Cape Fear Museum for the 2012 North Carolina Shell Show.

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TEACHER OF THE WEEK: Ashlee Fairfax
Submitted by wway news on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 5:54pm.

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CFCC recognized as military friendly again
Submitted by IE on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 3:21pm.

GI Jobs Magazine has named Cape Fear Community College a "Military Friendly School" for a second year in a row.

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Faculty to ask Thorp to stay UNC-CH chancellor
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 11:39am.

Professors at North Carolina's flagship public university are trying to sway Chancellor Holden Thorp to change his mind about resigning in the face of multiple scandals.

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Embattled UNC-Chapel Hill head Thorp to resign
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/17/2012 - 11:31am.

The chancellor who has run North Carolina's flagship public university is stepping down next year after multiple scandals that have erupted since he took office four years ago.

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UNC board meets privately with chancellor Thorp
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Sat, 09/15/2012 - 4:17pm.

Overseers of North Carolina's public universities are voicing support for the head of the system's flagship Chapel Hill campus amid investigations into academic fraud, improper travel spending by fundraisers and special treatment for athletes.

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UNC board meets privately with chancellor Thorp
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/14/2012 - 12:15pm.

Overseers of North Carolina's public universities are voicing support for the head of the system's flagship Chapel Hill campus amid investigations into academic fraud, improper travel spending by fundraisers and special treatment for athletes.

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American Legion Post 10 donates flags to New Hanover County Schools
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/13/2012 - 12:29pm.

Wilmington's American Legion Post 10 will donate more than 50 American flags to New Hanover County Schools for classrooms, libraries and media centers. The veterans group will make the donation at Tuesday's Board of Education meeting.

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