Cape Fear Community College

8:08 am
Wed November 21, 2012

Interview: Dr. Ted Spring, President of Cape Fear Community College

Dr. Ted Spring

Cape Fear Community College has a new President. 

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11:36 am
Thu July 19, 2012

CFCC Boat-Building Instructor participates in last boat show before retiring

Lead Boat-Building Instructor Ed Verge in the CFCC boat building shop

This Saturday marks the 13th Annual Boat Show for Cape Fear Community College – and the final show for one of CFCC’s master craftsmen.

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3:58 pm
Wed May 2, 2012

Perdue Proposes $1 Million to Train Film Workforce at CFCC

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This afternoon Governor Bev Perdue visited EUE/Screen Gems Studios in Wilmington to announce she’s including $1 million in her upcoming budget proposal to meet the state’s growing film industry needs. WHQR’s Sara Wood reports the proposed funds will be used to develop 10 new workforce training programs at one community college in Winston-Salem, and here in Wilmington at Cape Fear Community College.

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4:00 pm
Wed April 25, 2012

Cape Fear Community College Hosts Free Dental Clinic

courtesy: CFCC

Cape Fear Community College is hosting a free Dental Clinic this Friday and Saturday, April 27th and 28th, at the Schwartz Center in downtown Wilmington.

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5:51 pm
Wed April 11, 2012

CFCC Offers First Woodturning Class

Making a goblet was one of several projects for the first woodturning class at Cape Fear Community College.

Tiny wood shavings are finding their way into Cape Fear Community College and they aren’t being tracked in by students’ shoes.

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3:21 pm
Fri January 27, 2012

CFCC's President to Retire

The president of Cape Fear Community College Eric McKeithan announced his retirement Thursday. WHQR’s Michelle Bliss reports that McKeithan’s retirement will go into effect on July 1st.

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5:45 pm
Tue January 3, 2012

Students Gear Up for New Bachelor's Program at Cape Fear


Next week, more than 30 students will begin classes for a new bachelor’s degree program at Cape Fear Community College.

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7:28 pm
Thu December 29, 2011

2011 was a Good Year for...CFCC's Marine Tech program

Marine Technology student Taylor Flannery steering a 26-foot Navy motor whaleboat for her Boat Handling and Seamanship exam.

With the end of 2011, WHQR is taking a look at some of the people, places, and products that have had a good year, despite the down economy. 

WHQR’s Michelle Bliss reports that after surviving state budget cuts, the marine technology program at Cape Fear Community College is still afloat, teaching many of its lessons from offshore classrooms.

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5:48 pm
Fri December 16, 2011

The Iraq War Ends: Region Prepares for Homecomings and Deployments Alike

Photo by Paul Goyette

President Obama marked the end of the Iraq war at Fort Bragg last week after nine years, more than 4,500 service members lost and more than 30,000 wounded.

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