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  1. Sex act between 2 students at Riverside High School streamed on Instagram Live  CBS17.com
  2. Durham high school students’ cell phones seized after sex acts reported at Riverside High  Raleigh News & Observer
  3. Investigation into teen sex activity underway at Durham's Riverside High School  WRAL.com
  4. Sex act at Riverside High School streamed online against student's will  WTVD-TV
  5. Sex act at North Carolina high school streamed online against student's will, authorities say  KABC-TV
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Here come the grads! High school commencements will affect traffic and parking.  Raleigh News & Observer

Thousands of Triangle high school seniors will turn their tassels next week during six days of graduation ceremonies that will crowd streets, event centers and ...



Don’t forget the big star coaching at Riverside High  Durham Herald Sun

Former WNBA star Wendy Palmer should also be celebrated for coaching high school basketball.



Fourth person convicted in 2013 shooting death of Riverside High grad in Durham  The Herald-Sun

A fourth person has been convicted in the 2013 murder of a Riverside High School graduate JeJuan Taylor.



Memorial Day events in central North Carolina  WTVD-TV

Memorial Day brings with it many events across the country and North Carolina.



Reports: Students stream sexual acts from room on campus at Durham school  WCNC.com

DURHAM, N.C. — An investigation is underway after reports of high school students having sex in what they designated a "sex room" on campus in a Durham ...



Home Grown  GoDuke.com

The son of two coaches, CJ Carpenter was raised at Duke and dreamed of playing on championship weekend.



Award-winning drama teacher’s lawsuit against the Durham school system moves forward  Raleigh News & Observer

An acclaimed high school drama teacher's discrimination lawsuit against the Durham Public Schools can move forward, a judge has ruled. Hillside High teacher ...



Riverside High School student arrested with gun, drugs on campus  The Herald-Sun

A Riverside High School student was arrested Tuesday morning after he was found to be carrying a gun on school grounds, according to Durham Public ...



Wendy Palmer hired to coach Riverside's girls basketball team  HighSchoolOT

Riverside High School has selected its next girls basketball coach - a coach with a wealth of basketball experience.



Riverside High student graduates after months in immigration detention  WRAL.com

Graduation came a year later than Wildin David Guillen Acosta expected, but the experience was sweeter because of what he went through to get to Tuesday's ...



Riverside High senior asks DPS Board of Education to improve conditions for students of color  Durham Herald Sun

Riverside High School senior Jaden Jules asked the school board ensure more black students are enrolled in AIG programs and Advanced Placement courses.



Senior Night Is a Homegrown Doc About Basketball Players at Riverside High School  The Independent Weekly

Friday, May 18. Walltown Children's Theatre, Durham 8 p.m., $15–$25, www.walltownchildrenstheatre.org. If you missed Senior Night when it screened in the ...



Missing teen girl is found safe, Durham police say  CBS17.com

The girl was last seen near Riverside High School on Rose of Sharon Road.



Riverside High School senior aces nine key engineering exams  Durham Herald Sun

Riverside High School senior Alon Greyber has maxed all seven Project Lead The Way engineering exams he's taken since ninth-grade.



Riverside HS student arrested after bringing pistol, marijuana to school  WTVD-TV

A Riverside High School student was arrested after police said he brought a pistol and marijuana to school.



Why I am marching in Pride, and why all educators need to  The Herald-Sun

A Durham teacher of the year says she will march in this year's Pride Celebration to support LGBTQ students and encourages others to do so.



ICE agents arrest Riverside High student for possible deportation  WRAL.com

Riverside High School senior David Guillen Acosta headed out the door Thursday morning for school but wound up in the Wake County jail and could soon be ...



She’s the first of her kind — Riverside High grad leaves school with two degrees  Durham Herald Sun

A Riverside High School student is believed to be the first to graduate from a Durham Public Schools traditional high school with an associate's degree.



Duke student body: Where is Durham?  Duke Chronicle

I met many Duke students from schools like Durham Academy and North Carolina School of Science and Math, but few who graduated from the Durham Public ...



Riverside girls lacrosse learning on the job  News & Observer

If it seems like the Riverside girls lacrosse team is learning on the job, it's probably because their head coach is as well. Alexa Marshall has lived in North ...



A Year Ago, Wildin Acosta Was in Solitary Awaiting Deportation. Yesterday, He Graduated from Riverside High.  The Independent Weekly

“Maybe I'll go to the beach?” Wildin David Guillen Acosta has taken the week off. Yesterday, he graduated from Riverside High School, the first in his family to ...



Durham, Asheboro students named US Presidential Scholars  WRAL.com

Three North Carolina students - two from the N.C. School of Science and Math in Durham and one from Asheboro High School - have been named 2019 ...



Judge orders Wildin Acosta deported, but not yet. Here’s why.  The News & Observer

The Charlotte Immigration Court has ordered former Riverside High School student Wildin Acosta deported, according to the Durham organization Alerta ...



The Morehead-Cain Foundation welcomes 75 new Morehead-Cain Scholars - UNC News  UNC News

(Chapel Hill, N.C.— April 26, 2019) – The Morehead-Cain Foundation, home of the first merit scholarship program in the United States, founded at the nation's ...



Flourishing in a food truck: Ian Burris and the Dankery rise together  Duke Chronicle

A block down from Duke's East Campus, a nondescript white food truck sits behind a bar. It's nestled in the corner, almost hidden in a worn parking lot off of Main ...



Teachers: How student ‘dreamers’ enrich our North Carolina high school  Washington Post

Ellen Holmes and Bryan Christopher teach at Riverside High School in Durham, N.C. — and they want people to know about their school's “dreamers,” ...



Advocates say students harmed by ICE raids. They want Gov. Cooper to stop them.  The Progressive Pulse

A Durham teacher wants North Carolina educators to sign a petition asking Gov. Roy Cooper to take a tougher stand against ICE raids. In the petition being ...



High School Students Speak Out Against Classmate's Detention  WUNC

UPDATED March 20, 2016 — On Sunday morning, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) director Sarah Salaña issued an order preventing the ...



Are NC students tested too much in school? Some legislators think so — and want to change that.  Raleigh News & Observer

State lawmakers could overhaul the way North Carolina's public school students are tested, resulting in fewer exams being given by the state and local school ...



He’s Famous to many, but not the masses. Will the NBA Celebrity Game change that for Los?  Charlotte Observer

His is one of several names on the 2019 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game roster that won't ring a bell for a general audience. But Famous Los — née Carlos Sanford ...



Food Trucks Are So 2016. The Now Thing in Mobile Food is on Instagram, and Its Name Is the Dankery.  The Independent Weekly

In 2010, when Ian Burris was in ninth grade at Riverside High School, he started selling homemade cold-cut sandwiches to classmates in gym. The next summer ...



SAT results a mixed bag. See how your local schools fared  The Herald-Sun

Firve Durham Public Schools high schools beating the state SAT average and five fall short of that number.



Winning Powerball ticket worth $344.6 million sold in Hope Mills  CBS17.com

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - According to lottery officials, the winning Powerball jackpot ticket was sold in Hope Mills at Carlie C's IGA on North Main Street.



From no Trump t-shirts allowed to gun control, it's not cool to be conservative teen  The Herald-Sun

March 19, 2018 | Teenage Republicans in North Carolina say their generation is more liberal and those who have conservative views face blowback for not ...



Worried about sharing 'fake news?' So are your kids and other social media consumers  The Herald-Sun

Teens, accustomed to social media, and their parents are expressing concerns about “fake news,” according to a report.



Transfer DE Jeffrey Gunter headed to NC State  247Sports

Former Coastal Carolina defensive and Durham native Jeffrey Gunter will transfer to NC State. The 6-foot-4, 255-pound Gunter committed to Syracuse earlier ...



Riverside student advocates for others  Durham Herald Sun

Durham Public Schools/Herald-Sun Student of the Month.



Jeffrey Gunter Picks Syracuse as Transfer Destination  247Sports

Syracuse has picked up a coveted defensive end transfer to add to their roster.



Durham student charged after bringing gun to school  WRAL.com

A 16-year-old student at Riverside High School in Durham was arrested Wednesday after he brought a loaded gun onto campus, authorities said.



Young artists take the spotlight in 'Durham's Finest' exhibit  Campus Echo Online

The N.C. Central University Art Museum kicked off the spring 2019 semester with the the annual "Durham's Finest" exhibit, showcasing the work of over 200 ...



When Confederate Monuments Fall, Move Them to Your Classroom  Education Week

The toppling of monuments is a tricky subject to bring into a classroom. But it's also a powerful opportunity to analyze institutional racism, the First Amendment, ...



Carrboro man previously charged with rape now facing child sex charge  CBS17.com

CARRBORO, N.C. (WNCN) — A Carrboro man who was charged earlier this month with statutory rape is now facing multiple new charges, according to police.



How did freshman Chris Crabtree lead Duke to its first NCAA regional title? By heading home  The Charlotte Observer

At 6-4 and 220 pounds, Chris Crabtree looks the part of a left-handed power hitter. In Athens, Ga., where he powered Duke out of the loser's bracket and past ...



Riverside High grad set to be deported to El Salvador Friday  Durham Herald Sun

Riverside High School graduate Wendy Noemi Miranda-Fernandez is scheduled to be deported back to her native El Salvador Friday, May 5. The organization ...



At a Durham high school, Morrisville police arrest second teen in October robbery  The News & Observer

A 16-year-old arrested Thursday at Riverside High School in Durham, NC, high school is the second person charged in the armed robbery Oct. 27, 2017, of a ...



These Teachers Banded Together to Protect a Student From Deportation—And Won  In These Times

A man is detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), agents early on October 14, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Moore/Getty ...



‘It is my job to give Wildin hope’ – Mika Hunter Twietmeyer  News & Observer

Dear President Obama,. I prepared in the usual way for my first summer road trip of 2016. I packed snacks, a few CDs, my current knitting project and checked ...



Pinecrest girls lacrosse blows by Riverside  News & Observer

The Pinecrest Patriots visited the Riverside Pirates in conference girls lacrosse action on March 17, 2017.



Program providing free cybersecurity training to veterans launches in NC  CBS17.com

Through a partnership with Cisco and several others, veterans, military spouses, reservists and more can get 12-14 weeks of free cybersecurity training.



Football: Northern Durham vs. Riverside (Sept. 28, 2015)  HighSchoolOT

Northern Durham picked up a key PAC 6 win over rival Riverside on Monday night, 21-7.



Freshman UNC commit Matthew Matthijs throws no-hitter for D.H. Conley against Jacksonville  HighSchoolOT

D.H. Conley freshman Matthew Matthijs threw a no-hitter as the Vikings defeated Jacksonville 5-0 at home on Wednesday night. Matthijs is already committed to ...



UNC defensive lineman says he is transferring from the program  The Herald-Sun

Jordon Riley, a UNC defensive lineman and former three-star recruit from Durham, has announced on Twitter that he is transferring from the football program.



A defiant community vows to fight state takeover of Durham elementary school  The News & Observer

The Durham community rallied at Glenn Elementary School on Tuesday, Oct. 10, to stand against a possible state takeover of the school.



Blue Devil of the Week: Partnering with Durham Public Schools  Duke Today

Name: Eliza Mathew. Position: Senior Program Coordinator of Education Initiatives, Office of Durham and Regional Affairs. Time at Duke: 3 years ...



Judge: Cosby accusers' testimony points to 'signature' crime  CBS17.com

The judge who presided over Bill Cosby's criminal case said he let five other accusers testify at the sex-assault trial because their accounts had "chilling ...



Program Helps Durham Students Hone Writing, Research, Presentation Skills  Duke Today

Were America's Japanese-American internment camps considered a military necessity or a product of racial bias? Middle and high school students from Durham ...



Teaching students respectful discourse is key to approaching controversial topics  Education Dive

Riverside High School (N.C.) English and journalism teacher Bryan Christopher used the bringing down of a Confederate statue in Durham, N.C., as a lesson in ...



Durham teen, missing since June, returns home  WRAL.com

Sara Martinez Diaz, 15, was reported missing after leaving Riverside High School on June 5.



Patience pays off for Crabtree, a Bahama native who helped Duke advance to 1st super regional  WRALSportsFan.com

Duke freshman Chris Crabtree burst onto the college baseball scene this past weekend as the MVP of the Athens Regional.



Micro-Writing is Having a Macro Impact on Identity Development  EdSurge

Students in my freshman English class have incredible stories to tell, but they aren't always eager to share them.A quick scan of the room makes it ...



Despite Deportation Order, Wildin Acosta Keeps His Faith  The Independent Weekly

Despite a looming deportation order, Wildin Acosta is trying to stay optimistic. He's been fighting his case for two years, since being picked up by immigration ...



Where should your child go to school? Durham Magnet School Fair to offer some answers  The Herald-Sun

Parents can get a look at Durham Public Schools' magnet school programs during the district's annual Magnet School Fair, Saturday, Nov. 4.



DPS wants students to take a stand against bullying. Here’s why.  Durham Herald Sun

Durham Public Schools will ask students to take a pledge against bullying on the first day of the traditional calendar school year on Monday.



Garage housing rare Porsche collection damaged in Durham explosion  WTVD-TV

A downtown Durham building, directly adjacent to the Prescient Building where the Durham gas explosion took place, is home to a world-class collection of rare ...



Football: Orange vs. Riverside (Sept. 15, 2017)  HighSchoolOT

Orange defeated Riverside, 23-3, Friday night in Durham.



Wildin Acosta's Asylum Hearing Has Been Postponed Until October  The Independent Weekly

Without giving a reason, an immigration judge in Charlotte last night postponed an asylum hearing for Wildin Acosta that was scheduled for this morning. Acosta ...



Response: We Must 'Notice the Uniqueness in Each Student'  Education Week

(This is the third post in a seven-part series. You can see Part One here and Part Two here.) The new question-of-the-week is: What are the best ways to build ...



Where is Wendy Miranda Fernandez?  The Independent Weekly

Amid fears that a Riverside High School graduate would be deported overnight, the law firm representing Wendy Miranda Fernandez says it has not been able ...



Schedule: 2018 High school graduations  WRAL.com

For students in Wake, Chapel Hill, Durham and Cumberland County public schools, it's tassle-turning time!



Wildin Acosta's Detention Sparked a Community Into Action, But He's Still Not Free  The Independent Weekly

On a bright Sunday morning in September, the elusive east Durham cowboys are parading two ponies down a concrete pathway that separates the pupusa ...



A Plea to Prioritize Sustainability in Durham Schools—from One of Its Students  The Independent Weekly

Senith Berhane, an eleventh-grade student at Riverside High School, in Durham, says she became interested in environmental issues after viewing An ...



Durham Riverside slides past Williamston, 56-50  HighSchoolOT

Three players finished in double figures for Durham Riverside Friday afternoon as the Pirates downed Williamston Riverside 56-50 in the Mix 101.5 Girls Bracket ...



Undocumented Durham Teen To Face Immigration Judge  WUNC

Editor's Note: Wildin Acosta's hearing has been rescheduled for Oct. 3, 2017. Wildin Acosta of Durham is scheduled to go before a judge in Charlotte's.



NC superintendent's event cost nearly $47K; see the invitation list  WRAL.com

The state superintendent's dinner and event cost nearly $47000 - paid for by The Wallace Foundation - and drew about 700 people.



The Fight to Keep U.S. High-Schoolers From Being Deported  CityLab

The impending deportations of six Central-American youth have their North Carolina communities up in arms.



Deputies to carry overdose-reversal drug in some Durham schools. Which ones are they?  The News & Observer

Sheriff's Office deputies will make naloxone kits available in some Durham public schools.



'New Normal' ICE Action Leads To At Least 200 Detentions In North Carolina  WUNC

Last week U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents detained at least 200 people in enforcement actions around the state. Officials raided a.



This educator barely graduated high school. Now he’s principal of the year.  The News & Observer

John Williams, the principal of Phoenix Academy, an alternative school for students struggling academically and with behavior issues, uses hard-learned ...



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Durham avoids 2-front war but ‘will fight’ possible state takeover of 1 local school  The News & Observer

State education officials on Wednesday removed Lakewood Elementary School from a list of low-performing schools that could be subject to state takeover, but ...



Jordon Riley Leaving UNC  247Sports

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Jordon Riley announced his intention to transfer from North Carolina on social media Sunday evening. A team source later confirmed the ...



Durham 12-year-old girl to compete in Scripps National Spelling Bee  WRAL.com

Twelve-year-old Hanna Closs is the champion of the ninth annual Duke University Regional Spelling Bee. She claimed the title Saturday morning at Riverside ...



Jordan, School of the Arts win at Durham County track meet  HighSchoolOT

The Jordan boys' track team and Durham School of the Arts girls' track team each dominated their fields Saturday.



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Four Local Students Remain in Duke Spelling Bee Competition  Duke Today

The Duke University Regional Spelling Bee has reached the “Final Four.” For the first time in the competition's history, the bee ended Saturday without a ...



Behold the Buzz at Duke's Regional Spelling Bee on March 17  Duke Today

posted in Blog, Community Affairs, Community Engagement, Duke In Durham, News & Events, Partnering With Our Schools, Supporting Our Youth. Students line ...



Science on the Trail  Duke Today

DURHAM, N.C. — To listen to Destoni Carter from Raleigh's Garner High School, you'd never know she had a phobia of snails. At least until her first ...



The Year Of The Teacher  WUNC

This is The Year of the Teacher, a documentary from North Carolina Public Radio - WUNC looking back at an extraordinary year in public education in the.



Orange downs Riverside in defensive battle  HighSchoolOT

Neither team scored an offensive touchdown on Monday night, but Orange used its defense and special teams to claim a 14-0 win over Riverside.



In a Georgia Jail with Wildin Acosta  The Independent Weekly

It was one of those rooms you see in the movies: dully lit, white concrete walls, a phone hanging next to a window. I expected to see Wildin David Guillen Acosta ...



Hackney steps down at Riverside to become assistant principal  HighSchoolOT

David Hackney has resigned as the head football coach at Riverside High School.



Cardinal Gibbons-Riverside halted in first quarter due to weather  HighSchoolOT

In what was the only game to see action in the Triangle area on Friday night, Riverside and Cardinal Gibbons almost completed a full quarter of football before ...



'Help Us Help You': An Educator's Letter to Betsy DeVos  Education Week

As Betsy DeVos begins her term as secretary of education, how can she work to make every student's future successful? Educator Bryan Christopher offers a ...



Winner Named in Duke Spelling Bee After Special Spell-Off  Duke Today

“S-y-m-m-e-t-r-i-c-a-l.” Standing calm /at a wooden lectern on Thursday, Triangle Day School fifth grader Jason Sorin spelled out the letters correctly to become ...



Daybook: March 5-11  News & Observer

A blood drive for the American Red Cross is 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Judea Reform Congregation synagogue, 1933 W. Cornwallis Road, Durham. Another drive ...



We polled NC teachers about guns at school. Here’s what they had to say.  News & Observer

How do North Carolina educators feel about carrying guns in the classroom to protect students against mass shootings? We polled over 300 teachers and ...



Football scrimmages kick off this week  HighSchoolOT

Football teams across the state will participate in scrimmages and jamborees this week, preparing them for the opening week of the regular season next week.



Too few available substitute teachers causing problems for Durham Public Schools  Durham Herald Sun

DPS teachers complain there are too few substitutes to cover classes when teachers are out for professional development, illness or other professional reasons.



Rep. G.K Butterfield Talks About His Visit With Wildin Acosta  The Independent Weekly

Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-NC-1) says he saw nothing wrong with prison conditions nor treatment of inmates when he toured the entire facility of Stewart Detention ...



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