The Wake County school board is asking county commissioners for $1.98 billion to fund school construction through 2023. School board members also say commissioners need to fully fund the district’s request for a $35.7 million increase in its operating budget.
The UNC men’s and women’s lacrosse teams are a pair of national champions, both programs atop the college lacrosse world. Not since Princeton in 1994 had one school won both the men’s and women’s national lacrosse championships. More than 20 years later, both trophies made their way back to one campus.
The debate over whether transgender students should be able to use the bathrooms that match their gender identity is likely headed to the U.S. Supreme Court after a federal appeals court refused Tuesday to reconsider a three-judge panel's ruling on the matter.