Education
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Toll delays, school calendar changes become NC law
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 10:50am.

Gov. Bev Perdue has signed a bill into law that postpones more North Carolina ferry tolls for another year and tweaks scheduling rules for school districts so students could stay at their desks longer but attend class fewer days.

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CB town leaders approve permit for Montessori school
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 9:49pm.

Carolina Beach town council unanimously approved a conditional-use permit for a Montessori school at Tuesday night's meeting.

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Brunswick County School Board approves new principals
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 9:28pm.

The Brunswick County Board of Education approved new leadership at three elementary schools Tuesday night.

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School Board approves budget, staff raises
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 8:34pm.

The New Hanover County School Board passed a budget for the 2012-2013 school year. The new budget totals more than $220 million.

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NC schools get choice between minimum days, hours
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/06/2012 - 2:11pm.

North Carolina's public school students could sit in classrooms for longer but for fewer days in a change to the long-running debate about the academic calendar.

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ONLY ON 3: East Duplin students' anti-smoking video garners national praise
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/05/2012 - 3:33pm.

videoSome North Carolina high school students are spreading the word about the dangers of using tobacco through a touching video. It was even entered into a national contest and came among the best in country.

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Sen. Hagan talks farms, Obama and the 4th
Submitted by wway news on Tue, 07/03/2012 - 7:58pm.

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Foundation could save UNC-Wilmington undersea lab
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 10:39am.

A new foundation could save the University of North Carolina Wilmington's undersea laboratory.

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McKeithan says goodbye to CFCC
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/29/2012 - 6:07pm.

It's the end of an era at Cape Fear Community College. President Eric McKeithan said goodbye today. He heads off into retirement after nearly two decades on the job.

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Local groups provide thousands of meals for kids
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Fri, 06/29/2012 - 7:09am.

videoGolden Corral and other organizations partner to feed children.

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