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‘The Nutcracker’ a full community production for local kids

SALISBURY – All grade levels are coming together for a production of the most well-known ballet in the ...

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Three Wide Foundation adds more families to Christmas meal, coat giveaway

SALISBURY – A locally based foundation plans to reach more students and their families than ever this month ...

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Faith Academy quarantines entire fourth grade

SALISBURY – Faith Academy Charter School quarantined all three of its fourth grade classrooms Thursday following a recommendation ...

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Game Plan for Life program returns as ABC Upward!

SALISBURY – The speaking series previously known as Game Plan for Life is back as ABC Upward! to ...

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How advocates at one university are addressing student homelessness

By Anna Pogarcic EdNC.org When Courtland Hardy saw a thick red packet in the mail, he knew he ...

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North Rowan High brings fun and new eyes in for Community Day

SPENCER –  Carla Marlin Smith had a long drive to come home and visit North Rowan High School ...

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Shoutouts

Millbridge Elementary Good Citizens Kindergarten: Jaxon Phillips, Abriella Murphy, Wyatt Piercey, Olivia Grace Thomas, Amelia Prymock, Kara Raynor, Max ...

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North Carolina court stops order to spend $1.7B on education

By GARY D. ROBERTSON Associated Press RALEIGH (AP) — A North Carolina appeals court on Tuesday blocked enforcement ...

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Photo Gallery: Livingstone College gets started on football stadium renovations

Livingstone College welcomed Pro Football Hall of Famer Willie Lanier for a ground breaking ceremony for the college’s ...

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RSS school board approves base pay increase, new scale for nutrition staff

SALISBURY — The Rowan-Salisbury Schools Board of Education on Monday unanimously approved a minimum pay increase and new ...

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Local man, East Rowan grad who suffered multiple concussions was outlier for brain researchers

SALISBURY — Something was happening in the background at Mike Ploplis’ first solo exhibition. The Nov. 6 show ...

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Here’s how Rowan-Salisbury Schools is spending $26.3 million in federal grant funding

SALISBURY — In late 2020, Rowan-Salisbury Schools received a $26.3 million federal grant that enabled the district to ...

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Winterfest to transform Spencer into German Christmas marketplace

SPENCER — A winter-themed, German marketplace is coming to downtown Spencer next week after the idea was planted ...

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Catawba College alumni association announces 2021 alumni awards

SALISBURY – The Catawba College Alumni Association has named the recipients of its 2021 awards. The Alumni Award ...

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Education briefs: Catawba to host annual Lessons and Carols concert Nov. 29, Dec. 2

SALISBURY – For the 34th consecutive year, the Catawba College Music Department will present its annual Christmas Choral ...

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Futuristic Fridays let Corriher-Lipe students explore every week

LANDIS – Every Friday is futuristic for Corriher-Lipe Middle School students, but this is no sci-fi extravaganza. The ...

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With COVID-19 steady in NC, rising elsewhere, school mask policies vary

SALISBURY — Most students in Rowan County were wearing masks in schools until recently, but the policies are ...

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Catawba task force tapped as 2021 international equity and sustainability finalist

SALISBURY — Catawba College is in a group of finalists for an international award for the work of ...

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Rowan-Salisbury Schools expecting raises, back pay following governor’s signature on state budget

SALISBURY — The more than $1.5 billion state budget signed by Gov. Roy Cooper on Wednesday will mean ...

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RSS employees strategize next steps in fight for better pay

CHINA GROVE –More than 30 Rowan-Salisbury Schools employees gathered in the fellowship hall of Grace City Church on ...

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China Grove kindergartners are learning with high schoolers in book buddies program

CHINA GROVE – For about 40 minutes on Thursday, kindergartners and high school juniors shared the library at ...

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Knox teacher named to state’s new Teacher Leadership Council

SALISBURY — Knox Middle School teacher Sally Schultz has been named to a new statewide council that will ...

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RCCC picks new student ambassadors

SALISBURY – Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has named seven students as official Ambassadors for the 2021-2022 term. The student ...

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Salisbury Academy celebrates Veterans Day, return to in-person chapel programs

SALISBURY – Salisbury Academy holds its weekly chapel programs every Thursday, but last week was special: it was ...

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State launches free literacy resource

The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction’s Office of Early Learning has developed and released a new virtual ...

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Shout outs

Shive Elementary Good Citizens Shive Elementary has recognized the following students for being a “November Core Value Good ...

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Rowan-Salisbury Schools names three principals, new administrator

SALISBURY — The Rowan-Salisbury Schools Board of Education on Monday appointed new administrators, including three new school principals. ...

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RSS approves bonuses for all employees, pay increases for bus drivers

SALISBURY — The Rowan-Salisbury Schools Board of Education on Monday allocated millions of dollars in federal funding toward ...

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