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Pender County Board of Education votes to delay plans for virtual graduation

The Pender County Board of Education originally decided to hold a virtual graduation for the class of 2020, but after students and parents voiced concerns and protested that decision, the board voted to delay plans.

Whiteville High School getting creative to celebrate the Class of 2020

If you take a drive down Lee Street in Whiteville you will find signs commemorating the Whiteville High School seniors. They are supposed to be enjoying their year of school, but that was cut short due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. 

New Hanover County Schools working on graduation plan

The New Hanover County Board of Education says they are still assessing their options for graduation, discussing the topic at a meeting Tuesday night.

High school seniors in Brunswick County protest graduation ceremony changes

High school seniors from across Brunswick County came together Friday evening in protest of the school system's new plan for graduation.

New Hanover schools have highest graduation rate to date

Statewide assessments are out and the New Hanover County school district has some very good reasons to be proud.

Rainy forecast forces Whiteville High graduation inside Saturday with limited tickets

Despite the region still being in a moderate drought, the threat of rain this weekend is forcing an area high school to change the location for graduation.

North Carolina barber shop owner to pay off debts of high school seniors

A North Carolina barber shop owner has raised enough money to erase the debts of more than a dozen high school seniors who risked not graduating if they didn't pay them off.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House offers free 3-course meals to 2019 graduates

Graduation is a big achievement, which is why Ruth’s Chris Steak House is helping 2019 grads celebrate in a big way.

UNC Charlotte commencement ceremonies honor students killed in campus shooting

At UNC-Charlotte’s Saturday afternoon commencement ceremony, Chancellor Phillip Debois said it is a time for celebration, but also to recognize the students impacted by the shooting.

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Multiple people call 911 from inside Wilmington bowling alley during shooting

Several people called 911 from inside and outside Ten Pin Alley Friday night during a shooting.

‘I just remember hearing shot after shot:’ Ten Pin Alley shooting witness talks about frightening moments

The investigation continues into shots fired at a Wilmington bowling alley Friday night. And Wednesday, one anonymous witness spoke out about her terrifying experience.

Wilmington-based Bitty and Beau’s Coffee expands to two more states

 Bitty and Beau’s Coffee Shop has recently announced two more locations -- Bethlehem, PA and Auburn, AL.

Can you choose which COVID-19 vaccine you get? And other questions answered

Though vaccinations have been underway for a few months now, many still have questions about the process and the vaccines themselves.