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The Wake County Public School System Could be Seeing Some Major Changes

Lawmakers in North Carolina are considering separating the Wake County public school systems. Wake County is the fifteenth largest school system in the U.S. and holds roughly one-hundred and sixty-thousand students, as of 2017. For an official documentation and history of this bill, click here. The separation could have many adverse effects for schools in Wake County including loss of

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Lunar Eclipse in Apex

APEX, N.C. – In 2017, the craze of a solar eclipse was experienced in the United States. Though less exciting, on Monday, January 31, 2018, a lunar eclipse was witnessed. A lunar eclipse is when the moon passes directly behind the Earth and into the Earth’s shadow creating a red-orange color due to the refraction of light from the sun.

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Recent Growth in the Triangle

Imagine your English class right now, about thirty-five to forty people, right? By 2050, your grandkids’ class could be composed of about sixty to seventy. This is due to the fact that Wake County’s expected growth rate is expected to jump about 72% by 2040. As we have all noticed, there has been an increase in population in the Triangle

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NC woman is CNN Hero of the Year

CNN’s hero of the year was a local woman named Amy Wright. Wright received the award for her phenomenal creation of her business, Bitty & Beau’s coffee. Bitty & Beau’s is located in Wilmington, NC. What makes this coffee shop so extravagant is the fact that they only employee people with disabilities. Amy Wright was first inspired to open this

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