Cumberland County aims to increase school security with volunteers armed with radios

Cumberland County aims to increase school security with volunteers armed with radios

As Wednesday marks one month since the fatal school shooting in Parkland, Fla., school leaders in Cumberland County continue to have conversations about school security.

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Man charged after authorities seize 500 pounds of marijuana from Fayetteville home

A Fayetteville man is facing charges after authorities seized more than 500 pounds of marijuana Monday.
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Erica Parsons' adoptive mother brought back to NC, charged with murder

The adoptive mother of Erica Parsons was brought back to Rowan County Tuesday evening, according to the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office.
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Johnston nonprofit gives eager workers chance at employment

Johnston County Industries offers job training and placement services to people with disabilities or barriers to employment.
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Report: Black elementary school students being suspended from Wake schools at disproportionate rate

A new report shows elementary school students are being suspended at an alarming rate in Wake County. There were nearly 12,000 suspensions in the 2016-2017 school year, 20 percent of them at elementary schools.
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After Friday's lockdown, West Johnston High School honors Parkland victims without walking out

Teachers and students from across the Triangle and country are expected to participate in Wednesday’s National School Walkout to honor the memory of the 17 lives lost in Parkland, Florida one month ago.
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