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Students take part in State-in-the-Box competition

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Students used recycled refrigerator boxes to create 3D presentations of different states. Full story...
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NHC school leaders meeting to find another $2 million in cuts; not allowing media to attend

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New Hanover County School leaders, including outgoing Superintendent Dr. Al Lerch, will meet this afternoon to try and find ways to cut another $2 million out of the next budget. Full story...
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New Hanover superintendent search going national

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video The New Hanover County School Board is moving forward with its search for a new leader to replace retiring superintendent Al Lerch. Full story...
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Brunswick County teacher wins national website award

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Julie Sloup, a teacher at Virginia Williamson Elementary, won the second annual SchoolCenter Imaginative Classroom Contest. Full story...
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Teacher wins national award

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New Hanover County's Ann Hughes has been named National Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year. Full story...
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NC a finalist for huge education grant

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Our state is one of 16 finalists for a federal program called "Race to the Top." Forty-one States were considered. Full story...
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Issues remain with redistricting map

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video The New Hanover County School Board made some parents happy last night by honoring their petition to re-join their community. Forest Hills will no longer be split in two. Instead all middle school students living in the community will attend Williston Middle instead of D.C. Virgo Middle School. Full story...
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School boards discuss superintendent searches

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New Hanover County is looking nationally for a top educator. Brunswick County has interviews scheduled for the weekend. Full story...
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Virginia Williamson students raise thousands for Haiti

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video Their goal was $600, but the group raised $2,000 beyond that. Full story...
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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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