Pamlico County

Education
9:05 am
Wed July 17, 2013

Arapahoe, Other Charters, One Step Closer To Expansion

Arapahoe Charter School
Credit Dave DeWitt

Arapahoe Charter School - and others across the state - will soon be able to grow by one grade per year without seeking approval from the State Board of Education.

Language was changed inĀ HB 250 earlier this month that included the one-grade expansion provision without much warning. It cleared both the Senate and the House yesterday.

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Business & Economy
10:10 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Irene Victims Get More Time in FEMA Trailers

More than a hundred coastal families displaced by Hurricane Irene faced a deadline yesterday to move out of mobile homes provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. But North Carolina Emergency Management says all of them have been given a 30-day extension. Dawn Baldwin Gibson of the Pamlico County Disaster Recovery Coalition says many residents are still trying to get money for repairs from their insurance or mortgage companies.

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