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Whiteville City Schools see an increase in summer school enrollment

Whiteville City Schools putting a positive spin on the number of students attending summer school, with more than a third of students in the district attending summer school.

BCS: 54% of middle schoolers, 38% of high schoolers are failing at least one class

We're continuing to learn how the pandemic is affecting students as many are primarily still learning from home.

Whiteville High School hosts drive-in graduation ceremony

WHS hosted a drive-in graduation ceremony on Saturday at the Columbus County Fairgrounds.

Teachers still on ‘optional’ workdays, some may work remotely

The North Carolina Association of Educators or NCAE is raising concerns that teachers are being forced to report to work during the ongoing pandemic. They say this leaves them unable to care for children at home and potentially exposes them to coronavirus.

Driver charged after multiple people injured in crash

Multiple people have been hospitalized, including children, following a crash in Columbus County involving a school bus Tuesday morning.

Deputies: Whiteville City Schools employee arrested on drug charges

The Columbus County Sheriff's Office says they arrested two people on narcotics charges, including one Whiteville City Schools employee.

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.

Whiteville school bus driver accused of driving through blockade, hitting truck

A school bus driver with Whiteville City Schools faces numerous charges after allegedly driving through a blockade, then hitting a public works truck, while 17 students were still on board!

Whiteville City Schools announces new superintendent

Whiteville City Schools has a new superintendent. Marc Whichard was named as the new top educator at Monday night's board of education meeting.

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BB&T Jambaree cancelled for third year in a row

It's the second year in a row it is cancelled due to coronavirus restrictions

Brunswick County Health Services to hold COVID-19 vaccination clinic at WWAY Event Center

Brunswick County Health Services will be hosting several pop-up vaccination clinics this week including one at the WWAY Event Center in Leland. Appointments are not required for these special clinics. 

New Hanover County Commissioner controversy comes to a head

Tuesday's New Hanover County Commissioner meeting opened with a controversial resolution removed from the agenda.

Biden pushes shots for young adults as variant concern grows

The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to get younger Americans vaccinated for COVID-19 amid growing concern about the spread of a new variant that threatens to set the country back in the months ahead.