Wilmington, NC – Students at Jacksonville High School have a new option if they want to prepare for the global job market.
The new International Studies Academy provides classes and fieldtrips for students interested in learning about other cultures.
ISA Director Jennifer Ricks says the sixty students currently enrolled will have opportunities to learn about new technology and interpersonal skills, which she says is what employers worldwide are looking for.
Wilmington, NC – Volunteers visited shelters and searched the woods in three counties last night, trying to capture a snapshot of the area's homeless population.
The annual homeless count helps local agencies set funding priorities for the upcoming year. Volunteers go beyond a simple head count, surveying the people they find about how and when they lost their housing.
Wilmington, NC – Mayor Bill Saffo's State of the City address read something like a citywide shopping list.
In the 23-minute speech, the mayor reeled off spending projects that included $6 million to repair the Northeast Interceptor sewer line, an $8.5 million public safety training center; and four million for stormwater projects.