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FOREST CITY — Chase High School Principal Kevin Bradley, who was recently named Rutherford County Schools (RCS) Principal of the Year, says COVID-19 has presented the most unique challenges he has ever faced as a principal. Even so, he is confident in the resiliency of his students and staff…

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Trinity Christian School welcomed students back to campus on Wednesday as the school entered its 46th year of existence. Students practiced social distancing in each classroom. Trinity’s theme for the 2020-21 school year is “Missional” and the bible verse for the year is Matthew 28:19. Above…

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FOREST CITY — COVID-19 continues to affect most aspects of society, including college life. Rutherford County students who moved to Chapel Hill for the 2020-2021 school year at the University of North Carolina, (UNC) continue to live with uncertainty.

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SPINDALE — Three innovative career pathways in the allied health fields are now available at Isothermal Community College and, thanks to a valuable partnership, the tuition is reimbursed after the student starts the class successfully.

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Friends Skylar Crumpton, left, and Sailor Patterson, saw each other for the first time since March, when the COVID-19 pandemic closed schools. Both girls are rising eighth graders at Trinity Christian School.

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LAKE LURE — Lake Lure Classical Academy recently announced the addition of several new members of the administration and faculty teams. Together, these educational leaders bring a wealth of knowledge and talent to help the public K-12 Charter School navigate ongoing changes in education amid…

AVONDALE — The Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy (TJCA) Board of Directors will hold its regular business meeting tonight, 5:45 p.m., at the school’s upper campus in Avondale.

Jennifer McBrayer, Principal, has released the 3rd six weeks Honor Roll for Pinnacle Elementary as follows:

AVONDALE — As a part of National School Choice Week, Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy administration and staff are seeking to educate the public about the school leading up to its open house on Feb. 21.

FOREST CITY — The spelling competition began Thursday morning with 39 students representing Rutherford County Schools (RCS) elementary and middle schools. At the end, Ben Roach was declared the winner of the annual RCS Spelling Bee.

LAKE LURE — The director of the Lake Lure Classical Academy announced he’ll be stepping down at the end of the school year.

RUTHERFORDTON —- Rutherfordton town officials recognized a fourth grader at Rutherfordton Elementary School Wednesday morning due to her bravery during last week’s house fire.

SPINDALE — Isothermal Community College (ICC) is hoping the Earl Scruggs Music Festival will one day achieve the level of success of MerleFest.