Ray Nothstine, Carolina Journal opinion editor, discusses his column, “The absurdity of continued school closings.”
Student stabbed to death at Wake County high school
On Monday, the Raleigh Police Department reported that two students were stabbed at Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School and transported to the hospital, where one of the students died of injuries. The second victim remains hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries, according to a press conference delivered by Raleigh Chief of Police Estella Patterson.
NC State Board of Education spars over new charter approvals
Tensions flared between members of the North Carolina State Board of Education on Thursday over the approval of a new charter school.
‘Where are the kids?’ State audit unearths concerning pandemic truancy
A new state audit has revealed a troubling trend for student attendance records in six North Carolina school districts during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District lobbies for largest bond referendum in NC history
A $2.5-billion-dollar bond referendum is slated to be placed on the November ballot this year, as Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) looks for support to fund 30 different projects in the school district.