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Education ShoutOuts

Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society

Nicholas Collins of Salisbury has been inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society at Louisburg College.


Cleveland Elementary Good Citizens

The following students were selected as good citizens for the month of March.

Kindergarten – Jordan Fisher, Desha Thompson, Milynn Barrrone, J. R. Taylor, Mason Truman, Drew Taylor

First grade – Dakota Waller, Wesley House, Hanzzen Zelaya, Katie Cline

Second grade – Zander Brown, Kayli Spears, Sawyer Henderson, Cary Goss

Third grade – Britney Stutler, Lawrence Hancock, Chase Overcash, Amanda Delgado, Jhamyia Tucker, Mackenzie Phillips

Fourth grade – Dominick Mattox, Karrigan Foster, Wendy Rojas-Merino, Brooklynn Lawson

Fifth grade – Mary Call, Paige Barber, Mayra Covarrubias, Trevor Shue


Hurley Elementary Good Citizens

The following students were selected as good citizens for the month of March.

Kindergarten – Cy’Keria Brown, Gary Martinez Arzate, Victor Cantoran Bonilla, Delainey VanWitzenberg, Damorion Harper

First grade – Scarlett Mauldin, Kameron Barbour, Margarita Caballero Lopez, Bre’Asia Shankle, Elijah Davidson

Second grade – Jashaun Epps, Dakota Walker, Edgar Aguirre Ruiz, Evan Barber

Third grade – Maxwell Bame, David Camacho Carrillo, Aniya Brown, Shakim Whittaker

Fourth grade – Abigail Jordan, Colby Williams, Priscilla Navarro Perez, Holden Shehan

Fifth grade – Maris Wainright, Brayan Avilez Hernandez, Natalia House, Michelle Gonzalez Estrada




Rowan Wild’s animal camp makes a comeback at Dan Nicholas Park


Health officials say financial incentives helped vaccination rates; lottery drawing today

Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry adopts budget that keeps tax rate flat


Airport Advisory committee endorses plans for expansion at Mid-Carolina Regional

China Grove

China Grove will celebrate 40th Farmers Day with week full of festivities


Pistons win in NBA draft lottery; Hornets will get 11th pick


Officers in Locust arrest drivers who tried to flee; one was on motorcycle reported stolen from Rowan


Panel OKs NC Senate budget bill; Dems pan policy provisions


Letter: Journalist won’t join UNC faculty without tenure


Chase from Mooresville ends with crash at Rowan Mill Road; two charged


Dearmons gift two public art sculptures to city of Kannapolis


Blotter: Woman’s camper stolen from side of I-85


Local scouts sweep NC American Legion awards


As demand lessens slightly, local homebuilders work through challenges to deliver dwellings


Commissioners name Newberry Hall House county’s newest historic landmark


Senate budget uses NC revenue boon on more tax cuts, capital


Livingstone College alumna Quanera Hayes makes U.S. Olympic Team after first-place finish in 400-meter race


Blotter: June 21

Ask Us

Ask Us: What is status of ‘speed table’ on Charles Street in Spencer?


East Rowan High graduate killed in motorcycle crash


Political Notebook: Gov. Cooper vetoes Ford-backed bill allowing firearms at churches that are also schools


Blotter: June 20


Body of fourth tuber, age 7, found in North Carolina river


8 kids in youth van among the 13 lives lost to Claudette