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N.C. charter school limit should remain at 100 for now

A nonpartisan group says North Carolina's 100-school cap on charter schools should remain in place, at least until student performance improves and the schools are more racially integrated.

Local magnet school misses out on grant, wins another

A New Hanover County school just lost out on potentially winning a $2 million grant and is now looking for additional funding to help improve its programs.

Cape Fear Community College narrowing down presidential candidates

This week, the campus community and local residents had the opportunity to meet four of the top educators in the country. All are vying for the title of Cape Fear Community College President.

Local students donate to “Reach Out and Read” program

Local fifth graders are coming together to help the community. Students from the Friends School of Wilmington donated 500 books to the "Reach Out and Read" program at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Elementary students send letters to soldier in Iraq

Some Brunswick County students sent letters overseas to a soldier fighting in Iraq. Now, he's back home and meeting his young pen pals face to face for the first time.

Past conviction could derail newly elected UNC board member

A criminal conviction could derail the election of a former school superintendent to a seat on the University of North Carolina Board of Governors.

School Superintendent Resigns

After nine years as the New Hanover County Schools Superintendent Dr. John Morris is resigning. The announcement came after a good review Tuesday night by the school board.

Pender County School Board drops Bible classes

The Pender County School Board is making some big changes to its curriculum.

New Hanover County schools trying to expand special education instruction

New Hanover County schools are trying to expand instruction for special education students. They're integrating these kids into regular classroom settings, hoping the interaction will raise them to the next level.

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