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Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 12/10/2013 - 9:36pm.READ MORE:
Two New Hanover County schools have won US Cellular's Calling All Communities campaign awarding them a total of $50,000. US Cellular surprised both Sunset Park Elementary School and Williston Middle School with $25,000 to spend as they wish. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/10/2013 - 9:20am.READ MORE:
New Hanover High School principal Todd Finn has announced he is leaving to accept a new position with a school in Henry County, GA. He will remain at NHHS until the end of December, a school district spokeswoman said. Full story...
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Fri, 12/06/2013 - 2:13pm.READ MORE:
A Laney High School teacher was surprised this morning with a big honor. Tears filled Melissa Gillespie's eyes as she walked into the library, which was jam-packed with friends, family, coworkers and students. They were all there to honor her as North Carolina's Southeast Regional Teacher of the Year. Full story...
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 12/04/2013 - 6:20pm.READ MORE:
New Hanover and Brunswick County Schools should soon get state money for more resource officers. It's part of $7 million legislators allocated in this year's state budget. Counties must match one dollar for every two from the state. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 12/04/2013 - 12:54am.READ MORE:
The New Hanover County School Board's Policy Committee approved the district's proposed fraternization policy for its first reading by the full board in January. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 12/03/2013 - 11:38pm.READ MORE:
Dozens of teachers and their supporters wore red in support of education at the New Hanover County School Board meeting. "Right now there is a mass exodus of highly qualified, fabulous North Carolina teachers leaving," said Janna Robertson, a UNCW professor. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/29/2013 - 11:38am.READ MORE:
The City of Wilmington continues its series of meetings on gangs with its third community conversation Monday night. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 11/25/2013 - 6:26pm.READ MORE:
New Hanover County Schools are working to get routes back on schedule after someone vandalized several school buses parked between Laney High School and Trask Middle School over the weekend. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 7:48pm.READ MORE:
Apparently New Hanover County teachers can still wear "Red for Ed" shirts at school. That's a reversal from less than two weeks ago when teachers were informed they could wear red, but could not wear the message "Red for Ed," which the school board said was a political statement not allowed under district policy. Full story...