NC schools to weigh nutrition value of snack foods
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/17/2011 - 11:20am.

North Carolina public schools are moving toward rules to cut down on empty-calorie snacks and soft drinks.

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BCC names new president
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/17/2011 - 11:05am.

The Brunswick Community College Board of Trustees proudly announces the selection of Dr. Susanne Adams as incoming President of Brunswick Community College, pending State Board approval at this week’s meeting. Dr. Adams is set to join Brunswick Community College on July 1, 2011, at a salary of $125,000.

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Lawmakers approve school day weather exceptions
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/17/2011 - 9:17am.

Some North Carolina school districts would receive exceptions to minimum instructional time this year due to storms and a fire in a bill heading to Gov. Bev Perdue's desk.

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Driver cited for wrecking Davidson Co. school bus
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 05/17/2011 - 7:32am.

A school bus driver in Davidson County who overturned a bus with students on board has been cited by the North Carolina Highway Patrol and suspended from her job without pay.

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NC woman accused of trying to burn officers
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 05/17/2011 - 7:30am.

A 25-year-old Brevard woman has been charged with attempted murder after police say she tried burn officers who were arresting a man.

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NCCU law grad delivers speech taken from YouTube
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 05/17/2011 - 7:28am.

A North Carolina Central University law school graduate is being criticized by school officials for delivering a commencement speech that heavily plagiarized a YouTube video.

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Montreat baseball scholarship offer stirs up fuss
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 05/17/2011 - 7:26am.

Not everyone is happy that the Montreat College men's baseball coach has offered a small athletic scholarship to a woman.

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Cameron Art Museum announces matching challenge grant up to $1M
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 05/16/2011 - 10:26pm.

Some exciting news was spread throughout the Cameron Art Museum Monday night during their annual meeting.

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Wilmington man sailing solo to Portugal, honoring father's life
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 05/16/2011 - 10:07pm.

video A Wilmington man is planning to sail to Lisbon, Portugal alone. He got the idea after visiting the country during a business trip and is filming a documentary of his journey.

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Bill to speed up presentation of evidence to District Attorneys goes to Senate
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 05/16/2011 - 9:37pm.

A method that could speed up offering the state's potential evidence to defense attorneys has been approved in the North Carolina House.

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