These students participated in the Shive Elementary School Spelling Bee. The first place winner was Maci Cooper; the second place winner was Joshua Leonard.
Others who competed include Abner Chao, Mason Heard, Caroline Turner, Gage Jackson, Garrett Jacobs, Brennan Dwinell, Allison Fink, Sophia Brown.
Rowan-Salisbury Schools Director of Transportation Judy Burris has recognized the following employees for exemplary service as bus drivers for December. A bus driver must adhere to all the duties and responsibilities set forth by the Rowan-Salisbury Schools Transportation Department and is nominated by his or her bus coordinator for this honor each month.
North area: Audrey Dennis — North Rowan Middle School, North Rowan High School (Bus 134)
East area: Ed Vincent — Morgan Elementary School (Bus 119)
West area: Nicole Ingersoll — Cleveland Elementary School (Bus 311)
South area: James Lee — Enochville Elementary School (Bus 113)
Salisbury area: Carman Johnson — Salisbury High School, Rowan Early College, Knox Middle School (Bus 41)
Special Needs: Janet Menster (Bus 324)
Substitute driver: Billy Brown