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Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 11/14/2013 - 12:59am.READ MORE:
Teachers in New Hanover County and elsewhere have been protesting education cuts and teacher pay by wearing red T-shirts to show their support for education. Now the New Hanover County School Board is the one seeing red and putting an end to it. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/08/2013 - 2:49pm.READ MORE:
A pair of Wilmington schools are among the leaders in a nationwide vote to award 20 schools a share of a $500,000 prize. U.S. Cellular says Williston Middle School and Sunset Park Elementary School are in the top 25 for the company's Calling All Communities campaign. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/06/2013 - 10:46am.READ MORE:
A New Hanover County teacher arrested earlier this year and later indicted for drug possession has quit her job. New Hanover County Schools spokeswoman Valita Quattlebaum says Catherine Elizabeth Entrocaso, 29, resigned Oct. 21. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 11/05/2013 - 11:45pm.READ MORE:
Some North Carolina teachers will have to make the grade if they want an increase in pay and a four year contract. The state legislature is making changes, which includes eliminating tenure by 2018. Tonight, the New Hanover County School Board met to discuss those changes. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/05/2013 - 2:27pm.READ MORE:
The New Hanover County School Board's Policy Committee is scheduled to continue discussions on a new fraternization policy this afternoon. The board won't admit it, but an ONLY ON 3 INVESTIGATION uncovered that Superintendent Tim Markley has been having a relationship with his former administrative assistant, a internal relationship that the current policy doesn't address. The board will only say that it is attempting to change the policy to better match state policy. We will have multiple reporters at this afternoon's meeting and will have live reports starting at 5:00 p.m. on WWAY NewsChannel 3. Full story...
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 11/04/2013 - 4:55pm.READ MORE:
Public school teachers around the state decked out in red hit the streets to take a stand against recent spending cuts. In New Hanover County, educators and even some parents and students stood outside their schools holding signs in support of better pay and benefits for teachers. Full story...
ONLY ON 3 INVESTIGATION: While teacher pay stays flat, 6 secretaries make more than $50k at New Hanover Co. SchoolsSubmitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 11:42pm.READ MORE:
New details in our investigation of a reported relationship between New Hanover County Schools Superintendent Dr. Tim Markley and an administrative assistant he supervised. We are learning more about why she and some other administrative assistants have higher salaries than most teachers. Full story...
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 10/30/2013 - 10:07am.READ MORE:
A New Hanover County Schools spokeswoman confirms one student has been diagnosed with whooping cough at Bellamy Elementary. Full story...
ONLY ON 3 INVESTIGATION: New Hanover Co. School superintendent exposes lack of in-house dating rulesSubmitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/29/2013 - 11:59pm.READ MORE:
Tonight in an ONLY ON 3 investigation, we uncover a relationship between the superintendent of New Hanover County Schools and an employee he directly supervised; a relationship that may be impacting district policy. Full story...
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 5:40pm.READ MORE:
The New Hanover County School Board and County Commission met this afternoon to talk about a number of issues, including the current condition of some county schools. Commissioners and board members discussed what it will take to fix aging schools, including the possibility of hundreds of millions of dollars in bond money. Full story...