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HBCUs get $3M to help develop sensors for nuclear plants

Three historically Black colleges have received $3 million to use in developing devices that can find defects in nuclear facilities as they age.

Belville awarded $350K for multi-use paths to improve safe school access

The Town of Belville is proud to announce it will begin the engineering and design phase of two projects that it was awarded through the Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Organization (WMPO). 

Man donates handmade desks to Carolina Beach elementary students

A local man has donated handmade desks to the elementary school students learning from home in Carolina Beach.

BCS: 54% of middle schoolers, 38% of high schoolers are failing at least one class

We're continuing to learn how the pandemic is affecting students as many are primarily still learning from home.

Pender County Schools releases failure rates from first quarter of 2020-2021 year

Pender County Schools released data on the failure rates from the first quarter of the 2020-2021 school year.

School board officially renames Walter L. Parsley Elementary

The New Hanover County Schools Board of Education has voted to rename Walter L. Parsley Elementary School.

13 people laid off at UNCG in wake of coronavirus pandemic

GREENSBORO, NC (AP) — The University of North Carolina at Greensboro has laid off 13 employees in its online division as it deals with...

‘I was an A/B student all last year’: Families, school board react to NHCS failure rate

New Hanover County Schools released a report from the first quarter of the 2020 school year, when all students were learning online due to the pandemic. The numbers are raising concerns for both parents and school board members.

New Hanover County Board of Education talks failure rates, takes no questions

The New Hanover County Board of Education is tackling some difficult issues including failure rates with at-home instruction.

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Dueling protests in Raleigh shut down streets by executive mansion

ReOpen NC and some Trump supporters were on one side of Jones Street. Biden supporters and supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement were on the opposite side.

Black Friday sees record online as US shoppers stay home

Consumers spent an estimated $9 billion on U.S. retail websites on Black Friday, according to Adobe Analytics, which tracks online shopping. That was a 22% increase over the previous record of $7.4 billion in 2019. Meanwhile, in-person traffic at U.S. retail stores dropped 52%, according to Sensormatic.

1 dead, 14 injured following shooting at SC nightclub

Authorities responded to 7th Lounge just before 1 a.m. Officials say they found several victims.

Champion Ken Jennings will be first interim ‘Jeopardy!’ host

Jennings begins taping next week and his first episodes will air on the week of Jan. 11.