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Appeals court gives mixed ruling on Leland Charter School’s dress code

A federal appeals court on Monday tossed out a lower-court ruling that banned a North Carolina charter school from requiring girls to wear skirts.

Cheer teams from Roger Bacon Academy win national competition

A big congratulations to two cheerleading teams from the area who won big in the Beach Bash National Championship.

Deputies investigate after potential threat written on school bathroom wall

Charter Day School in Leland was sheltered in place Tuesday while the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office investigated a potential threat.

‘Teacher of the Week’ shares her secret to relating with students

In some schools, disciplinary problems can inhibit learning, but in this week's Teacher of the Week, WWAY's Jeff Rivenbark visited a Brunswick County School where there's a strong emphasis on 'character building' and little room for disruptive behavior.

Kids accepted through Charter Day School lottery

The lottery for Brunswick County's Charter Day School had 180 applicants vying for about 130 openings for kindergarten to eighth grade. For some parents, waiting to hear their child's name caused a lot of anxiety.

Charter Day School lawyer violated court order, law firm to pay 64K in legal fees

A law firm representing Charter Day School was ordered to pay legal fees after violating a court order by allowing psychologists to use webcams to observe children whose parents sued the school.

Roger Bacon Academy releasing early on Monday for solar eclipse

The charter schools managed by the Roger Bacon Academy will dismiss early on Monday.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Cheer-for-A

A UNCW student is getting national attention from the boss of her boss. The CEO of Chick-fil-A surprised her with thousands of reasons to keep up her award winning ways.

ONLY ON WWAY: Charter Day School won’t let archery team compete at world championship

Parents at Charter Day School in Leland are speaking out after the school announced the archery team will not be allowed to compete at the world championship this year.

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Many people gather in downtown Wilmington for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival

Today you may have seen a sea of green in downtown, where many people gathered for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival to celebrate "Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day".

The first coding center for kids in Wilmington holds an open house

 The first coding center for kids in the area has officially opened up shop, and today it welcomed parents and kids to check out a fun way to learn about coding.

‘Love Me, Don’t Hurt Me’ event held to tackle issue of children’s safety in schools

Keeping children safe at school is a growing concern around the country and the Cape Fear. An event was held Saturday at the Derick Davis Center at Maides Park to take on the issue, with the theme being 'Love Me, Don't Hurt Me'.

Hundreds turn out for the annual Dragon Boat Regatta in Carolina Beach

Dozens of people competed for the top trophy and bragging rights in the annual Dragon Boat Regatta race Saturday afternoon.