Crime

Defense: Jonathan Broyhill only planned to kill himself, not Jamie Hahn

Prosecutors told jurors on Wednesday that their "hearts will break" during the trial of Jonathan Broyhill. Broyhill, 33, is accused of murdering Jamie Kirk Hahn and attempting to kill her husband Nation. Defense attorney Caroline Elliot did not dispute much of what prosecutors alleged during opening remarks, saying Broyhill held the knife that killed Jamie Hahn.

Education

Wake's Good Friday, Saturday makeup plan draws protest

Wake County's plan to have students attend makeup days on Good Friday and two Saturdays has drawn an angry backlash from parents, students, teachers and community members. Some critics contend that having classes on Good Friday unfairly forces Christians to choose between school and their faith. Other critics say holding classes on Saturdays infringes on family, work and other commitments.

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23 Wake County magnet schools win national honors

Five Wake County magnet schools won the School of Excellence Award from Magnet Schools of America, putting those schools in the running to be named the top magnet school in the nation. In addition, 18 Wake magnet schools received the School of Distinction Award.

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