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Nov. 23, 2014 @ 05:00 PM

School menus: Nov. 24-28

Here are the school menus for Rutherford County Schools for the week of Nov. 24-28:

Nov. 23, 2014 @ 09:51 AM

Thirteen new truck drivers graduate from training program

Thirteen new truck drivers graduated from the Professional Driver Training Program at Isothermal Community College last week.

Nov. 23, 2014 @ 09:35 AM

Two inducted into honor society

Gardner-Webb University inducted 36 new members into the Gamma Upsilon Chapter of the Alpha Sigma Lambda honor society for adult students on Nov. 9.

Nov. 23, 2014 @ 09:10 AM

Happy Hunger Games!

Students at Chase High School participated in the 3rd Annual Hunger Games Challenge this week, competing against each other to see who could come out as the winner. The challenge is based on the young adult series written by Suzanne Collins.

Nov. 23, 2014 @ 08:25 AM

Are you ready for some donkey ball?

The gym at Chase High School was full for a basketball game on Saturday, Nov. 15, but the people weren't there to see high school basketball players. They were there to see donkeys.

Nov. 21, 2014 @ 09:08 AM

A field trip at school

Students experienced an agriculture field trip without leaving school on Thursday.

Nov. 19, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Ready for the next phase

After 29 years in education, Sally Blanton is retiring in December.

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 10:56 AM

TJCA approves updated religion policy

The Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy (TJCA) Board of Directors approved an updated policy on religion during a special meeting on Monday. The policy came on the heels of a parent complaint about prayer in school. 

Nov. 16, 2014 @ 01:40 PM

Prayer at school to be discussed by TJCA board

The parent of a student at Thomas Jefferson Grammar School is upset about a prayer being recited before lunch each day.

Nov. 16, 2014 @ 09:42 AM

'Growing leaders one child at a time'

Spindale Elementary School hopes to promote learning and leadership through its new Future Leaders program. 

Nov. 14, 2014 @ 09:17 AM

'Woody is back'

"Woody is back and Woody is back on WNCW," Walter Dalton said. 

Nov. 14, 2014 @ 08:13 AM

From the Navy, to KFC and ICC

Thomas Tarker said his time in the United States Navy helped prepare him for his future in law enforcement.

Nov. 06, 2014 @ 09:28 AM

Forrest Hunt principal to be announced

Superintendent Janet Mason will announce the new principal of Forrest Hunt Elementary School during tonight's Rutherford County Board of Education meeting.

Nov. 04, 2014 @ 11:58 AM

UNC to face more scrutiny from accrediting agency

The University of North Carolina faces more scrutiny by an accrediting agency after details emerged on an academic scandal.

Nov. 02, 2014 @ 04:56 PM

School menus: Nov. 3-7

Here are the menus for Rutherford County Schools for the week of Nov. 3: