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Meredith Lake to be refilled by January

The lake, which accidentally drained in March when a pipe failed, will be restored thanks to $400,000 in donations from Meredith College alumnae. Meredith President Jo Allen hopes to start the project in September and have it completed by January.

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The NC Board of Education will appeal court ruling

Board of Education Chairman Bill Cobey said he was disappointed in the three-judge panel decision in favor of a new law that gives Superintendent Mark Johnson more power.
Lynn Bonner lbonner@newsobserver.com
The NC Board of Education will appeal court ruling 0:50

The NC Board of Education will appeal court ruling

Last-ditch plea for more money for Wake County schools 1:08

Last-ditch plea for more money for Wake County schools

Your Earth Is Blue: Humpback Whales 1:21

Your Earth Is Blue: Humpback Whales

Tags to lessen the risk that Wake elementary students will get on the wrong school bus or off at the wrong stop 1:28

Tags to lessen the risk that Wake elementary students will get on the wrong school bus or off at the wrong stop