East Columbus High School welcomes its new leader, Jeremiah Johnson. Mr. Johnson, who replaces former principal Bryan Abernethy, is a graduate of East Carolina University. A math teacher before becoming an assistant principal in Pender County, he moved on to Topsail High School as an assistant principal before coming to East. Mr. Johnson and his wife Bridgette have two sons, Jackson and Wyatt. Jackson is a rising senior and Wyatt, a rising sophomore, at attend Laney High School.