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Crisis in children’s mental health takes a heavy toll in rural southeastern NC 

By Ben Rappaport This is the first in a two-part project about the children’s mental health crisis in Bladen, Columbus, Robeson and Scotland counties. Read the second story, which focuses on the foster care system, story here. A 9-year-old girl who spent four months last year inside the Columbus County hospital’s emergency department lashed out at […]