Reflecting on the past
Years ago in my coaching and teaching life, we would talk to our students and athletes about the importance of their school years and how they would some day reflect on their past and remember the influence their school and sport had on their life. We were young teachers, and when we spoke those words we anticipated that they would come true for our students. Full Story
CHEERING FOR AMERICA
CHEERING FOR AMERICA—Members of the Rockdale High School of the National Anthem at Friday night’s Tiger bi-district playoff game varsity and junior varsity cheerleading squads line up dur Full Story
ROCKDALEBreakfastFruit, cereal and milk served daily.Monday—Cinnamon roll.Tuesday—Sausage big bite.Wednesday—Sausage biscuit.Thursday—Biscuit and gravy.Friday—Waffles.Elementary and Intermediate Lunch Full Story
Second Six Weeks All-A
First grade—Bradley Bakken, Edison Bui, Montgomery Popham, Mackenzie Terry, Heather Wall.
Second grade—Bethanie Compton, Alan Maldonado, Bessie Simpson, Vivian Simpson, Brooklyn Youngblood.
Third grade—Amie Weaver. Full Story
It is about ‘thanks’ and ‘giving’
President George Washington created the first Thanksgiving Day issued by the national government in 1789 and again in 1795 primarily to acknowledge the providence of and thank the Almighty God. Thanksgiving in the United States was observed on various dates throughout history. Full Story
Dickerson makes ATSSB junior high region band
THORNDALE—Devin Dickerson, a seventh grader at Thornda l e Middl e school was selected to the Region 18/26 Association of Smal l School Bands (ATSSB) junior high concer t band during tryouts held Nov. 10. Full Story