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Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 04/23/2013 - 5:53pm.READ MORE:
A Pender County man says his six-year-old stepson has been the target of constant bullying for months and the school and the school district are not doing anything to help. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/15/2013 - 11:27am.READ MORE:
Highway Patrol says no one was hurt when a Pender County school bus rolled onto its side. It happened just after 7 a.m. on NC 210 near Old Plantation Road east of Rocky Point. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/31/2013 - 2:05pm.READ MORE:
Some students in Pender County got a late start to their school day after vandals apparently targeted school buses. A statement from Pender County Schools says at 5:15 a.m., bus drivers arrived to begin their routes and found flat tires on 15 buses parked at Topsail High School. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/17/2013 - 6:23pm.READ MORE:
Pender County Schools wants input on whether to convert two schools that that currently have students in three grades each to both have kindergarten through fifth grades. Full story...
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 11/10/2012 - 6:52pm.READ MORE:
The Poplar Grove Plantation was attracting more than peanut lovers this weekend. The plantation opened its gates to the Hampstead Art Show, and people were nuts about it. Full story...
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 08/02/2012 - 5:30pm.READ MORE:
The report card for North Carolina schools is out, and graduation rates are up. Statewide graduation rates are up to 80 percent. That's a one-percent increase from last year. Three counties in our viewing area have exceeded the state's average graduation rate. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/30/2012 - 5:15pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 4:39pm.READ MORE:
Topsail High School's principal is leaving his job after a year of controversy. Marcus Skipper has resigned effective June 30. The principal, who had issues with the Pender County School Board earlier this school year, says he is planning to continue a career in education elsewhere. Full story...
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 10:42pm.READ MORE:
Students in Pender County may be heading back to class early next school year. High schools starting the first week of August is one option under a proposed school calendar waiver. Both parents and teachers say they like the idea. Full story...
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 4:55pm.READ MORE:
It could be a short summer for high school students in Pender County. Starting classes the first week of August is one option under a proposed school calendar waiver. The reason: the school district wants to implement the Career and College Promise program. Full story...