Randolph Community College photography graduate Jerry Wolford won the Photographer of the Year award from the North Carolina Press Photographers Association for the second year in the row. It was the third time in his career that he has earned the honor.
Randolph County Schools honored STAR3 students at their regular Feb. 17 board meeting. STAR3 stands for students who are respectful, responsible and doing the right thing.
Honor rolls from John Lawrence Elementary School.
Two Trinity High School students have been accepted to the Design and Production School at the North Carolina School for the Arts in Winston-Salem.
Second quarter honor and perfect attendance rolls.
At a special called meeting on Friday, Feb. 21, Randolph County Schools decided not to use days previously designated as spring break to make up those missed due to inclement weather.
Officials from Randolph County Schools are looking forward to spring. They now face the rather daunting task of making up days when schools were closed due to winter weather or one sort or another. The system has missed a total of 55.5 hours of instructional time during the 2013-2014 school year.
Volunteers for the Randolph County Partnership for Children are sliding into their ruby red slippers and teaming up to follow the yellow brick road to Kyle Petty’s Adaumont Farm for the Gala for the Children.
No need to worry — the theater program still thrives. Theater students recently joined THS Theater Teacher Michael Johnson to fabricate new curtains to replace the old ones — on a weekend, no less!
Seven wrestlers from Wheatmore High School’s Warrior team earned a chance to compete in this weekend’s state tournament set for Feb. 21-23 at the Greensboro Coliseum.
Trinity High School sophomore Morgan K. Davis placed fifth in the 500-yard freestyle and sixth in the 200-yard freestyle events at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s 1-A and 2-A state swimming championship.
As a requirement of North Carolina’s Read to Achieve program, Randolph County Schools is preparing to operate summer reading camps for more than half of its third-graders.
Randolph County administrators are concerned about the impact of testing on third-graders mandated by the North Carolina Read to Achieve program.
Braxton Craven Band registration meetings have been postponed due to the weather and rescheduled for 4 and 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Feb. 19 and 20, in the Braxton Craven cafeteria.
Randolph Community College’s emergency services department will offer an EMT-Paramedic training course beginning March 3 on a flip-flop schedule in order to accommodate the schedules of those already working in the industry.
Eighth grade players on the Archdale-Trinity Middle School Lady Bulldogs basketball team don’t know what it’s like to lose a game.
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! The Randolph County Partnership for Children’s Archdale-Trinity Gala committee is off to a great start planning for the 2014 Gala for the Children.
Randolph Community College’s computer-integrated machining program has received an additional $240,000 grant from the Golden LEAF Foundation to expand the machining lab on the Asheboro Campus.
Although there were sunny skies and rising temperatures over the weekend, the freezing temperatures and winter precipitation last week gave Archdale-Trinity children an incentive to go out and play in the snow.
Two students from the Archdale-Trinity area were named STAR3 students at the January meeting of Randolph County School Board — Jennifer Wagner and Jessica Cutts.
Lori L. McCroskey of Archdale received Randolph Community College’s Staff Person of the Year Award in recognition of her advocacy to help applicants meet admission requirements.
The following students were on Braxton Craven’s honor roll for the first semester.
Good teachers inspire us to great things. Some of my memorable teachers read aloud to my classes and, for sharing the glorious world of literature, I am extremely grateful.
When Wheatmore High School senior Kyle Mosley was a sophomore he made up his mind to focus on playing soccer.
Braxton Craven Middle School earned a first place award in a competition to engage students in the role that farms play in the economy.