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Parents frustrated with how school system handled threat

Here in the Cape Fear tensions are high and parents are on edge after several threats at area schools.

Sinkhole opens at Codington Elementary School

Traffic in and out of Codington Elementary School will be impacted for the next couple of weeks, because a sinkhole opened up on campus late this afternoon.

SOLAR ECLIPSE: Should parents worry about kids’ safety at school?

We're less than a week away from the solar eclipse. A rare event that will be happening right when some year-round students are getting out of school in our area.

Student wanders out of New Hanover County school

New Hanover County Schools Spokeswoman Valita Quattlebaum said that the principal has reviewed safety procedures with the Forest Hills Elementary staff.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Breaking Down Barriers

State statistics show that in the 2014-2015 school year, more than 11 thousand students dropped out of school in North Carolina. Our Extraordinary Person of the Week is trying to lower that number.

Brunswick, New Hanover counties see increase in teacher turnover

As one school years ends, teacher turnover means more summer homework for administrators.

Ogden Elementary evacuated for gas leak

Students at Ogden Elementary were evacuated around lunchtime today due to a gas leak.

Fraternization policy heads for full school board

videoThe New Hanover County School Board's Policy Committee approved the district's proposed fraternization policy for its first reading by the full board in January.

Family of disabled student files complaint against New Hanover Co. Schools

videoA second family has filed a civil rights complaint against New Hanover County Schools. According to the group NC Fear Free Education, the family of a child enrolled in the school district filed a 98-page complaint yesterday with the Office of Civil Rights division of the US Department of Education.

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New Hanover County School Board votes unanimously to rename Laney High Stadium

The New Hanover County School Board voted unanimously to remove Dr. Rick Holliday's name from the E.A. Laney High School's football stadium.

NCDHHS discusses the North Carolina impacts from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services held a press conference today to discuss the recent reports of rare blood clots related to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

Local reaction to Johnson and Johnson vaccine hold

The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine Tuesday morning. According to both, the vaccine has been connected to six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy.