Friday, September 30, 2022

Students and staff evacuated from Codington, due to problem with generator

WILMINGTON, NC—Around 10:20 a.m. students from Codington Elementary School were evacuated. A problem with an onsite generator led New Hanover County Fire Department and school maintenance crew to assess the issue.

Staff and students returned to the classrooms around 10:30 a.m. unharmed. According to the press release, student families were contacted via Blackboard Connect 5’s emergency notification system.


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Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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