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Changing education: North Rowan principal receives statewide honor - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Personalizing education. Demonstrating an extraordinary commitment to student success. Meeting all students' needs, even when it requires bold steps.



Education briefs - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Rutledge and Bigham Funeral Home offers two $1,000 scholarships. STATESVILLE — Rutledge and Bigham Funeral Home will once again award two ...



Veterans, patriotism, students the stars as 49 Days of Gratitude come to a close - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — Ralph Seamon had a month's leave coming. Some of the heaviest fighting in the Pacific ...



Camden names Josh Sophia head football coach  The Daily Advance

Saturday, April 13, 2019. CAMDEN — Camden County High School will have a new head football coach for the 2019 season. The Camden County Schools ...



Talk back: What online readers say about ... - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Editorial: Don't bash Koontz in. Faith closure talks. I'm a teacher in Durham, where we are battling charters to keep our student populations in public schools.



School board hits pause on North Rowan High closure - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — At a nearly 10-hour Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education retreat Wednesday, less than seven minutes was dedicated to answering one ...



North Rowan residents make passionate pleas to save school - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider. For the Salisbury Post. SPENCER — North Rowan residents banded together Wednesday night to fight for the fate of their schools.



Spencer aldermen pass resolution against closure of North Rowan High School - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Andie Foley andie.foley@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — At the suggestion of resident Jacquelyn Jensen and North Rowan graduate Karla Foster, ...



Area Sports: Downs unanimous pick for AP All-State basketball; Catawba baseball falls at Newberry - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

From staff reports. South Rowan basketball standout Janiya Downs was named to the Associated Press All-State team that was announced on Friday. Downs ...



High school basketball: North Rowan boys play for regional title - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — In late November, with this basketball season just under way, the Rowan-Salisbury Board of ...



High school boys basketball: All-county capsules - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

First team (6 players, tie for the fifth spot). Dayjuwon Cooke, North, 6-4 Sr. — Rowan County Player of the Year averaged a double-double and provided lots of ...



Editorial: Hold on to North Rowan High - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

The Rowan-Salisbury School System needs to streamline the number of schools it operates, but closing North Rowan High School cannot be part of the plan.



Students converge on fairgrounds to show off trade skills - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — George Smith's strategy on Saturday morning was simple — build fast and be careful. Smith, a Junior at Carson High School, was set to compete ...



Area Sports Briefs: West, Carson get softball wins - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

From staff reports. MOUNT ULLA — West Rowan's softball team wrapped up an outright North Piedmont Conference championship by pounding Statesville, ...



High school: Carson long snapper heads to Carson-Newman - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. CHINA GROVE — Carson-Newman University seemed like an unlikely landing spot for Carson long snapper ...



High school tennis: Hornets keep winning - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. WALLBURG — Ledford has a strong boys tennis team, but Salisbury was up to the challenge on the road on ...



North Rowan starts slow, finishes fast and beats Albemarle - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — North Rowan was facing fourth-and-3 at the Albemarle 9 early in the fourth quarter of what had ...



School systems divided on May 1 teacher rally - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — With another teachers rally set for May 1 in Raleigh, Rowan County's two school systems stand momentarily divided. Officials with Kannapolis ...



Spencer Town Board approves resolution opposing the closure of North Rowan High  WBTV

SPENCER, NC (WBTV) - The Spencer Town Board approved a resolution opposing a school consolidation plan by the Rowan-Salisbury School Board that ...



High school basketball: North Rowan girls roll on Senior Night - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — The flowers wither, the posters fade, the balloons pop, but Senior Night memories last forever.



High school girls basketball: Downs honored for historic season - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — It's unusual for a 13-13 season to create excitement, but senior Janiya Downs made every ...



Plan would shutter Faith Elementary, move CTE school into North Rowan High - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — As he presented a plan that would shutter Faith Elementary School at the end of the current school year, school board Chairman Josh Wagner ...



Rowan County Early College, North Rowan High to start new school year soon - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SPENCER — School will start early for some Rowan-Salisbury students. Rowan County Early College will start Wednesday, and North Rowan High School ...



Week in review: Test your nose for local news - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

1. The West Rowan Volunteer Fire Department had a packed house Wednesday of people who wanted to hear more about a proposal to bring what kind of ...



New principal takes over at North Rowan Middle School - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

North Rowan Middle School has a new principal. Rowan-Salisbury Schools announced Thursday that Catherine Hampton will take over leadership of the school ...



Roundabout: What's happening March 28-April 3 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Night Life. DJs Restaurant, 1502 W. Innes St —• 7:30 pm Monday, Musical Bingo • 8 pm Tuesday, General Trivia • 9 pm Wednesday, Karaoke • 9 pm Friday ...



A great day: North Rowan community comes together for Cavalier Christmas - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Susan Shinn Turner North Rowan High School. The holiday spirit was everywhere you looked Saturday in the halls of North Rowan High School. It was in the ...



Roundabout: What's happening April 18-24 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Night Life DJs Restaurant, 1502 W. Innes St —• 7:30 pm Monday, Musical Bingo • 8 pm Tuesday, General Trivia • 9 pm Wednesday, Karaoke • 9 pm Friday ...



North Rowan boys coast in playoff opener, 77-36 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. SPENCER —Nobody knows how North Rowan's post-season adventure will end, but it made quite an opening ...



North Rowan boys edge Hayesville for 20th straight win - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — North Rowan's boys basketball team unlatched its treasure chest of a season and dropped in a big ...



School board presents plans for school closings, consolidations - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Maggie Blackwell. For the Salisbury Post. SALISBURY — In an unprecedented austerity move, the Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education on Monday night ...



Grassroots group meets to save North Rowan - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Andie Foley andie.foley@salisburypost.com. A communal sentiment hung heavy in the air on Thursday as over 100 gathered within the walls of Central ...



Graduation 2018: North Rowan High School scholarships - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Scholarships and awards received by North Rowan High School graduates: William Anthony: C.W. Herman Memorial Scholarship. Dhasan Boler: University of ...



North Rowan boys beat Union Academy, 63-51, to advance - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — The operative word for North Rowan's boys basketball team Thursday night was “patience.”.



HS boys basketball: North Rowan routs Salisbury, 69-38 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY —When ordinary would no longer do, the North Rowan boys basketball team became extraordinary.



Graham ~ Henson Wedding - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Lauren Elizabeth Graham and Doctor Brett Russell Henson, both of Salisbury, were united in marriage Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Omwake-Dearborn Chapel, ...



North Rowan girls lose in state playoff game - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — They don't hand out gold stars for trying your best in the 1A girls basketball state playoffs. And North ...



Area Sports Briefs: West's Patterson is 'Heart of a Champion' honoree - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

From staff reports. West Rowan's Chloe Patterson (soccer, swimming and cheerleading) was named on Monday as one of the NCHSAA's 31 “Heart of a ...



Graduation 2018: North Rowan Senior intentions - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Graduating North Rowan High School seniors have made the following plans: Catawba College: William Anthony, Breanna Deal, Isaac Gibson, Ninee Herh, ...



Why Rowan-Salisbury Schools Could Close 11 Schools  Spectrum News

Rowan-Salisbury schools laid out its plan to close or consolidate 11 of its 35 schools at a school board meeting Monday night.



High school track: Steele, Yeldell will be inducted into new Hall of Fame - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

WINSTON-SALEM — Two Rowan County natives are part of the 10-person inaugural class of inductees for the North Carolina High School Track and Field and ...



Prep Football: Three county home games; North Rowan postponed - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. Picks and previews for Week 6 … North Rowan won't have a football game this week. The Cavaliers (3-1) ...



Neighbors urged to check their property as search continues for missing Spencer man - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SPENCER — Neighbors were urged to check their property Wednesday as the search for 66-year-old Richard “Rick” Travis continued. Richard Travis. Travis ...



Horizons Unlimited hosts Southern Piedmont Envirothon - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — Amid a busy week of renovations, upgrades and spring cleaning, the Horizons Unlimited Museum welcomed students from 12 counties for this ...



Editorial: School consolidation starting point - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

When North Rowan High School opened in August 1958, a Salisbury Post headline declared, “First Rowan Super-High Colorful and Convenient.” North was the ...



North Rowan High school students head back to class - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SPENCER — North Rowan High School launched the 2018-19 school year a little early. Students returned to classes Thursday morning — more than two weeks ...



The path to graduation: North Rowan High School's Kierra Wilson - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

When Kierra Wilson walked across the stage at North Rowan High School's graduation, she knew the accomplishment had not come without a fight.



North Rowan graduates told to appreciate memories, forge into the future - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — Isaiah Gibson has post-graduation plans to “get out of Salisbury” he declared. He has ...



North Rowan routs West Montgomery, 46-7 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Marny Hendrick. sports@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — Putting a demoralizing loss from last week in the rear view mirror, the North Rowan Cavaliers ...



Mural inspires North Rowan Elementary students to believe - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SPENCER — When students at North Rowan Elementary School walk into the cafeteria this year, they'll get a little extra boost. A new mural — donated by ...



North Rowan boys top Albemarle behind Goodlett's 33 points - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — The fourth-quarter clock wouldn't tick fast enough for North Rowan in Friday's YVC boys basketball ...



Rowan officials look to East Spencer for next big I-85 interchange - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Samuel Motley. intern@salisburypost.com. EAST SPENCER — As construction on a new Interstate 85 exit in south Rowan County continues, local leaders ...



Editorial: Tough choices await for Rowan-Salisbury Schools in 2019 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

This year, the Rowan-Salisbury School Board's plate of work is filled with what's surely to be the most difficult and important work in decades for our community's ...



The schools report: Building for the future - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

A consolidation proposal that would close 11 schools in the Rowan-Salisbury Schools district has prompted a lot of questions from the public. The school board ...



My Turn, Scott Maddox: School status quo has to change, but not so fast - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Difficult decisions are often followed by controversy, the closing of schools in Rowan County certainly fit into this category. I don't think the citizens of Rowan ...



Biz briefs: April 7 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

April's Power in Partnership to be on health care. Lisa Finaldi of the North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation will be the speaker at the April 18 Rowan ...



North Rowan High's new calendar begins in August - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Meredith Williams. Rowan-Salisbury Schools. Editor's note: This is one of a weekly series of articles from Rowan-Salisbury Schools to help keep readers ...



Election 2018: Two vie for North seat on Rowan-Salisbury school board - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — There's only one race for a seat on the Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education this year. Incumbents Travis Allen, Dean Hunter and Jean Kennedy ...



North Rowan vs. Salisbury basketball - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

North Rowan and Salisbury will play a basketball triple-header at Catawba College on Saturday, Jan. 5. JV boys — 4:30 p.m.. Varsity girls — 6 p.m.. Varsity boys ...



High school football: North Rowan wins 5th straight - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Staff report. BEAR CREEK — North Rowan romped at Chatham Central, 55-0, on Saturday afternoon. “We actually started out sluggish,” North head coach Ben ...



RSS visited by Senate education co-chair as 'renewal' launch gets closer - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Josh Bergeron josh.bergeron@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — N.C. Sen. Deanna Ballard, R-45, says she wants to set up Rowan-Salisbury Schools for ...



Searchers, emergency personnel discontinue search for Rick Travis - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — After a five-day exhaustive search for missing 66-year-old Richard “Rick” Travis, local ...



High school basketball: Seven straight for surging North boys - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — North Rowan's boys were good all night on Tuesday, but they were great in the fourth quarter.



High school football: Five turnovers too much for Cavs to overcome - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — Helmet still on, North Rowan quarterback Willis Mitchell stood tall outside the locker rooms at ...



Prep Basketball: Causby to take the reins at North Rowan - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — The last boys basketball game Jason Causby coached at Salisbury High was a playoff loss to ...



West Rowan consolidation meeting draws small crowd - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

MOUNT ULLA — A small crowd kept West Rowan's community input session on a proposed school consolidation plan short and sweet. Only about two dozen ...



Be silly. Be honest. Be kind. 49 Days of Gratitude take off in Rowan County - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mark Wineka mark.wineka@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — For the 49 Days of Gratitude opening ceremony Saturday, keynote speaker Beth Troutman ...



East Rowan High student charged with taking gun to school - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker. shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. ROCKWELL — An East Rowan High School student was charged with taking a gun to school on ...



North Rowan falls to Bishop McGuinness in regional final - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. HICKORY — Sooner or later, even the greatest stories lose their magic. The stardust disappeared for North Rowan's ...



Ask us: By how much has Rowan-Salisbury Schools' student population declined? - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Editor's note: Ask Us is a weekly feature published online on Mondays. We'll seek to answer your questions about items or trends in Rowan County. Have a ...



Rowan-Salisbury Schools responds to mixed bag in state test results  WBTV

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - State test results released today held a mixed bag for Rowan-Salisbury Schools. While five schools did exceed expectations, thirteen ...



North Rowan boys rout North Stanly on Senior Night - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Marny Hendrick. sports@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — For two and a half quarters, Wednesday night's Yadkin Valley Conference battle between rivals ...



North Rowan shuts out Carson, 26-0 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Marny Hendrick. sports@salisburypost.com. CHINA GROVE — North Rowan delivered a one-two punch right of the gate Friday night at Carson, then used a ...



Search continues for missing Spencer man with dementia - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker. shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — The search continued Tuesday for Richard “Rick” Travis, who hasn't been seen since ...



Mark Wineka: Life's parade passes through Spencer, and spirit of Miller leads the way - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SPENCER — Though he was pushing 93, Clyde Miller drove himself to the 49 Days of Gratitude parade Saturday morning. He would not make it home. Miller ...



Letter: Don't shut down schools - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

My name is Taylor Smith and I am a senior social work major at Appalachian State University. I was a student of Rowan-Salisbury Schools for over a decade of ...



School board begins long look at redistricting - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — Since November, the Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education has faced ire and scrutiny as parents and other residents became familiar with a ...



2018 Newsmaker of the Year: Rowan-Salisbury Schools - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider. For the Salisbury Post. SALISBURY — It's been a year of ups and downs for Rowan-Salisbury Schools. The district has made state history ...



High School football: All-county notes - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — North Rowan played in the second round of the state playoffs after receiving a first-round bye, ...



High school football: Frustrating loss ends season for North - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — Leading North Rowan by six points on the road with 2:51 remaining, Polk County's Wolverines ...



Rowan-Salisbury Schools begins gathering input on consolidation plan - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider. For the Salisbury Post. SALISBURY — Rowan-Salisbury Schools' first community input session on a proposal to close and consolidate ...



49 Days of Gratitude: Merci Train's legacy of thanks will hit home during February, March - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Here's a rundown of events in February and March connected with the 49 Days of Gratitude: • Feb. 9 — The Gratitude Parade in Spencer, followed by the grand ...



Rowan-Salisbury school board extends superintendent's contract - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Maggie Blackwell. For the Salisbury Post. SALISBURY — The Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education voted Monday night to extend Superintendent Lynn ...



Double overtime: North Rowan boys survive and advance - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By David Shaw. sports@salisburypost.com. DAVIDSON — This isn't the story the North Rowan boys basketball team wanted to tell, but it ends the same way ...



Blotter: Brawl among Salisbury neighbors leads to four charged - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — A Sunday evening brawl among Salisbury neighbors ended with four people facing misdemeanor disorderly conduct charges. The Salisbury ...



High school basketball: Christmas tournament - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Dale's Sporting Goods Sam Moir Christmas Classic. Dec. 27, 28, 29. Teams to be seeded based on pre-Christmas record. Head-to-head is a tiebreaker. If teams ...



HS girls basketball: Salisbury cruises past North Rowan - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SALISBURY — Salisbury's girls were missing No. 2 scorer and primary ball-handler Anayia Fulson, but easily ...



High school basketball: Good night for North's Wilkersons - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com. SPENCER — North Rowan freshman Hannah Wilkerson was under the weather on Monday. Her father (head ...



49 Days of Gratitude continue - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

49 Days of Gratitude The NC Transportation Museum's Gratitude Train Exhibit continues. See the North Carolina Merci Train car and actual gifts given by the ...



Search for Travis heads into fourth day, 'every available asset' being used - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Staff report. SPENCER — Spencer Police Chief Mike James said Thursday that personnel “from the mountains to the coast” have stepped forward to help in the ...



Roundabout: What's happening Feb. 14-20 - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Night Life. DJs Restaurant, 1502 W. Innes St —• 7:30 pm Monday, Musical Bingo • 8 pm Tuesday, General Trivia • 9 pm Wednesday, Karaoke • 9 pm Friday ...



Eighth-graders mentor first-graders in North Rowan schools - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Maggie Blackwell. For the Salisbury Post. SPENCER — “We lead them; we represent as role models.” Eighth-grader Kathrine Ellis tosses a braid over her ...



Rowan County pair charged with identity theft turn themselves in - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker. shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. A day after the Rowan County Sheriff's Office asked the public for help to identify two people ...



Two candidates, two perspectives running for school board seat - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — There's only one seat on the Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education up for election in November. That's the seat representing North Rowan.



Darts and Laurels: Faith school has case for staying open - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Laurel to parents of Faith Elementary School students and organizers of an effort to stave off a proposed closure. A group of more than 100 met this week to ...



Kevin Jones wins North seat on school board - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — Kevin Jones will be joining the Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education after defeating Lawrence Bolen in a race to represent the North Rowan ...



Faith community rallies to protest school closure proposal - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

FAITH — Victoria Lane is a mother of two, and when she moved to this small Rowan County town in 2005, its elementary school was part of the allure.



Mayor Pro Tem Post organizes economic development summit - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

SALISBURY — Rowan County's economic development strategy is different from that of Salisbury, says Mayor Pro Tem David Post. The Rowan County ...



High school girls soccer: West Rowan off to competitive start - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

West Rowan soccer. Coach: Alan Puglia (2nd year, 2-15). Key players: MF Lejla Mehmedovic, GK Ryley Corriher, F Mackenna Clifton. Key additions: Lejla ...



Some see consolidation plan as the right path for schools - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Rebecca Rider. For the Salisbury Post. GRANITE QUARRY — While a proposal to close nearly a dozen local schools has rocked some parts of Rowan ...



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