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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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Suspended bus driver at gym when we came knocking

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WWAY's Nadine Maeser tried to speak with the driver Otis Hames at his home today. Full story...
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Elderly bus driver charged in Wednesday crash

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video Wilmington Police charged 80-year-old Otis Hames with failure to yield the right of way yesterday, but school officials say prior to the accident Hames had a clean driving record and all of the qualifications for the job. Full story...
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Mold forces changes at New Hanover County school

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An environmental test at Wrightsboro Elementary School found mold in six of 12 classrooms tested. Full story...
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Former sub commander visits students

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Capt. Mark Davis returned to the Port City to speak to a group of fifth graders at Eaton Elementary School. Full story...
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BREAKING NEWS: 1 hurt in car vs. school bus accident

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A scary situation for some New Hanover County students on the way home today. Their bus was involved in an accident with a car at North Kerr Avenue and McClelland Drive in Wilmington. Full story...
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Middle school redistricting meeting rescheduled

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The New Hanover County School Board has moved back its next middle school redistricting work session. Full story...
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