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Meal debts paid for students in North Carolina school system

An anonymous donor has ensured that some students in one North Carolina school system will be able to get a meal.

Humpday Health: Healthy food options and meal plans in schools

A big part of any student's day is their time in the cafeteria. Not just because they get to interact with their friends; they're also fueling their bodies to learn, but they need the right kind of fuel.

Senate panel approves bill to make school lunches tastier

School meals could become a bit tastier under legislation approved by a Senate committee.

Another food fight? Congress mulls school meal standards

Congress will have to decide soon whether it wants another food fight with first lady Michelle Obama and the administration over what's served in the school lunch line.

Back to School: Packing healthy lunches

videoAs students head back to school over the coming weeks, parents are often faced with the challenge of preparing a healthy lunch that is also delicious. Liz from thisisgrub.com has tips that kids will love and parents can feel good about.

Unpaid lunch costs latest hit on school budgets

videoUnpaid school lunch charges have been on rise for years in New Hanover County, but now schools can no longer use federal funds to pay off those meals. Last year alone unpaid lunches cost the district about $122,000.

Lunch workers study how to get kids to eat healthy

There will be more whole grains on school lunch menus this year, along with a wider selection of fruits and vegetables and other healthy options. The challenge is getting children to eat them.

NC Senate responds to chicken nuggets school case

North Carolina lawmakers are reacting to a recent chicken-nuggets lunchroom controversy that raged on conservative talk shows and web sites by banning school officials from looking at the nutritional balance of home-packed meals.

UNC System head Ross goes back to old high school

The president of the 17-campus University of North Carolina system is returning to his old high school.

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Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Trump hailed Barrett as “a woman of remarkable intellect and character,” saying he had studied her record closely before making the pick.

First NFL player ruled inactive for COVID-19 test

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