Wayne County Board Of Education Postpones Grades K-5 “Plan A” Transition To March 15

GOLDSBORO - On Wednesday January 13th at a Special Called meeting, the Wayne County Board of Education in a 4-3 vote approved postponing the...

Competing Schools Serve Families Well

By JOHN HOOD RALEIGH — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, our schools have gone in a variety of directions. Some public-school districts that shut...

Duke, UNC Doctors Find ‘Extremely Limited’ COVID Spread In Schools

By Andrew Dunn Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — Transmission of the COVID-19 virus has been “extremely limited” in public schools that have reopened in North Carolina, a...

Parents Concerned About LGBTQ, Racial Equality Surveys Sent To 6th Graders

SMITHFIELD - A student survey for a math project has upset parents of some sixth graders at a Johnston County Public School. The parents...

Parents Find Learning Pods Help Students Struggling With Online Learning

By Julie Havlak Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — Just after Natalie Jacome launched a new clinic, the pandemic hit. Jacome found herself saddled with two leases and scrambling...

WCPS Announces School Administration Change

GOLDSBORO – During its monthly meeting this week, the Wayne County Board of Education approved the following principal change: Eastern Wayne Middle assistant principal, Edward...

Commissioner Smith: Johnston County Taxpayers Getting The “Short End Of The Stick”

"The goal of county commissioners should be to meet the needs of our citizens who elected us and pay property taxes"  SMITHFIELD - Johnston County...

Harnett County Students On Virtual Learning Through Jan. 19

Other districts also starting virtually The Harnett County Schools Board of Education voted to keep students in remote, virtual-only classes through Jan. 19. The board made...

JCC Offers Classes To Help Unemployed North Carolinians Get Back To Work

Fees are waived for three classes for unemployed/underemployed North Carolinians North Carolinians who are unemployed or underemployed can look to Johnston Community College for fee-waived...

Harnett County Receives $10 Million School Construction Grant

$60 Million Awarded To 5 School Districts North Carolina Superintendent Mark Johnson announced Thursday that $60 million in grant funds from the Needs-Based Public School...