Goodson wins RCS Spelling Bee

Seventh-grader Georgia Goodson took top honors in the Roxboro Community School (RCS) annual spelling bee for middle school students Wednesday. Sixth-grader Alison O’Briant took second place. More...

Bulldog alum named Campbell University’s ‘Success Story of Week’

(Partial reprint, with permission of Campbell University Communications)   Daniel Taylor, a 2016 graduate of Roxboro Community School, (RCS) spent last summer working in Africa, and was the Campbell University “Success Story of the Week&rd More...

MAN ON THE STREET

WHAT DID YOU DO DURING THE SNOW DAYS LAST WEEK?   More...

Annette Slaughter retiring after 30 years of teaching

Annette Slaughter, AIG coordinator and beginning teacher coach, retired from Roxboro Community School (RCS) this month, after a 30-year career in education.  More...

MAN ON THE STREET

Bringing in the New Year, we have asked our Bulldogs what is your New Year’s resolution.   More...

RCS gets new addition to drama department

Roxboro Community School (RCS) has had several additions to the school for the 2017-2018 school year, and Christie Canter is one of them.  Canter’s first day in the RCS drama department was Sept. More...

RCS senior wins Christmas card contest

During the month of November, Roxboro Community School (RCS) held a Holiday Card Design Contest. Senior Alexis Starvaggi created the winning entry.  More...

Special assembly performance

Roxboro Community School (RCS) dancers perform a piece from their holiday program during a school assembly on Dec. 6.   More...

Bulldogs Care Day held at RCS

Four times a year, Roxboro Community School  More...

RCS Bulldogs Care Day set for Dec. 6

On Dec. More...

MAN ON THE STREET

We asked our Bulldogs what were their favorite Christmas movies to watch over holiday break. Their answers follow.   More...

RCS hosts holiday program

Roxboro Community School (RCS) will host the 2017 RCS Holiday Program on Monday, Dec. 4 at 7 p.m.  The program will consist of performances by students from the high school theatre class, dance classes, and the Glee Club. More...

Parade appearance to include alumni

The Roxboro Community School (RCS) Band, led by Eric Swanson, will perform in the Roxboro Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. More...

Thankful for Bullhorn staff, readers

The Bullhorn staff share personal stories

For three years, we were the underdogs of our journalism class. More...

Flight to remember

Waking up at three in the morning isn’t fun, but going to the airport to get on a plane alone is fun – well kind of. On April 11, I got to visit my aunt and her family in Texas. More...

Six-Year Soccer Star

I cannot believe I never wanted to play soccer because I was afraid of getting muddy.  In 2010, I remember my parents saying that I should play soccer for the “exercise.” I would just say, “I don’t like to sweat or get di More...

Eight Disney World visits in less than 10 years

I have been to Disney World eight times since I was five-years-old, and these trips have produced some of my favorite memories.  The first, second, and eighth time I went to Disney were probably my most favorite.  More...

RCS to host annual Coffee House Jam

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RCS teacher receives grant

Rachel Benedict and Abigail Kreun with Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation visited Roxboro Community School (RCS) Friday, Oct. 20 to present Bailey the Bright Ideas Grant and to applaud her innovative teaching practices. More...

RCS volleyball raises money for cancer awareness

The RCS varsity volleyball team recently delivered $3,204 to the Belk Boutique’s Self Image Program at Duke Cancer Institute. The team held a Dig Pink Night during a volleyball game, and also sold t-shirts to raise the funds. More...

Roxboro Community School joins Global #GivingTuesday Movement

Roxboro Community School (RCS) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity.  More...

Halloween strikes RCS

While wandering around the hallways on Halloween, the RCS Bulldogs were everything but bulldogs. Pictured are some of the best-dressed seniors. More...

RCS starts cooking club

A cooking club has begun at Roxboro Community School (RCS) for the 2017-2018 school year with the help of Elizabeth Carson, American literature and AP language and composition teacher.  Carson said she wanted to start a cooking club to “te More...

MAN ON THE STREET

The Bullhorn asked Roxboro Community School students what they want to be for Halloween. Below are their answers. More...

RCS to once again host Haunted School

Come wander the halls of the Haunted School on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 27 and 28, at 7 p.m. nightly. Can you handle the scares and the horror? Maybe? Maybe not? Find out for just $5. More...

RCS welcomes new MED

Roxboro Community School (RCS) welcomes Dave Ebert as the new managing executive director (MED).  Ebert has an undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC). More...

RCS hosts ‘Dig Pink Night’

On Tuesday, Oct. More...

AP Academy students to hold book drive for South Elementary

Roxboro Community School (RCS) Advanced Placement Academy students Bricen Jones and Karson McKenzie will host a Book Drive on Sunday, Oct. 15 and Sunday, Oct. More...

Bulldogs dominate Distinguished Young Women Program

On Saturday, Sept. More...

Bulldogs receive once in a lifetime experience with Tar Heels

The Roxboro Community School (RCS) middle school volleyball team had the opportunity to interact with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) volleyball team during the UNC vs. Louisville game on Saturday, Sept. 9.  More...

RCS named North Carolina Top 10 School on Vocabulary.com

For the 2017-18 school year, Roxboro Community School (RCS) students have been using a new academic program called Vocabulary.com.  Students in classes around the school have been using the website, and teachers have seen positive results.  More...

Lowe’s Toolbox grant helps build outdoor classroom

Every year, Lowe’s Home Improvement funds its Toolbox for Education projects through grants to approved school projects, and Roxboro Community School (RCS) is a beneficiary of the latest round of funding.  More...

RCS cheer team performs at Relay for Life

A group of Roxboro Community School (RCS) high school cheerleaders prepare to preform a stunt at Relay For Life on Sept. 15.   More...

Ragland new adition to RCS Guidance depart ment

Latonya Ragland is a new addition to the expanded guidance department at Roxboro Community School (RCS) for the 2017-18 school year.  Ragland joins Sandy Acheampong and Suzy Horton as counselors. More...

New safety procedures introduced at RCS

With a new parking lot under construction, Roxboro Community School (RCS) has developed new procedures regarding traffic flow, safety and efficiency.  The new lot is anticipated to help with traffic congestion by decreasing the number of cars t More...

RCS dedicates Jeans Day to natural disaster

The Roxboro Community School (RCS) Future Farmers of America (FFA) club organized “Jeans Day for Texas” on Sept. More...

RCS introduces Glee Club

For the 2017-2018 school year, Roxboro Community School (RCS) has introduced a Glee Club for the first time.  Ernie and Ginger Moore, co-directors of the club and parents of a junior and freshman at RCS, wanted to give students an opportunity to More...

Bulldogs competing in DYW

Roxboro Community School (RCS) will have 12 of its seniors competing in the Distinguished Young Women’s Scholarship (DYW) program this year.  The program for bettering young women will be held at the Kirby Theater in uptown Roxboro on Satu More...

Reality check: My last Bullhorn

The reality of this being the last thing that I will ever write for the Bullhorn didn’t hit me until two weeks ago. Suddenly, the end didn’t seem so far and I didn’t want to rush things like I had been since August. More...

A day with Senator Woodard

On Thursday, April 20, Sen. Mike Woodard (DNC) invited the journalism class at Roxboro Community School (RCS) to go and explore the North Carolina Legislative Building as we learned about the General Assembly.  More...

RCS senior wins state award

In a previous edition of The Bullhorn, it was stated that only Kailey Oakley was nominated to compete at the Jaycees Outstanding Teenager award, however four RCS seniors, Carly Long, Catie Mooney, Kailey Oakley and Jacob Whitlow competed on Saturday, More...

Bulldog to become NCSU dancer

Chandler Warren, a senior at Roxboro Community School (RCS), will soon be joining the Pack as a dancer for North Carolina State University (NCSU).  More...

Thornburg commits to play volleyball with High Point

Mackenzi Thornburg, a junior at Roxboro Community School, (RCS) has committed to play volleyball for High Point University after high school.  When asked about the commitment, Thornburg said, “I’m really excited about this. More...

Not your parents’ prom invitation

Promposals are a new extreme that teens are going to in asking their friends and significant others to go to prom. The proposal often involves elaborate gestures and posters with witty sayings. More...

RCS has largest YLA contingent in state

Roxboro Community School (RCS) had the largest representation of any school in the state at the 47th Session of the North Carolina Youth Legislative Assembly (YLA) March 31-April 2. More...

RCS sophomore to attend NCSSM next fall

Roxboro Community School (RCS) sophomore Dustin Humphries was accepted to the North Carolina School of Science and Math (NCSSM) for the upcoming fall semester. More...

Oakley competing for state Jaycee scholarship

The Jaycee Outstanding Leadership Scholarship is a scholarship that is awarded to a senior who is a strong leader, has good character, and has competitive academic achievements. More...

RCS alum finding success at ASU

Maggie Harper, a 2015 Roxboro Community School (RCS) graduate, has been named news director at Appalachian State University’s radio station, 90.5, WASU.  Harper was a member of the RCS journalism class for three years.  “I defin More...

‘Rainy days, sunny days, they’re all the same’

Michael Gibson, a high school math teacher at Roxboro Community School (RCS), has been fighting the battle of a lifetime over the past few months after being diagnosed with cholangiocarcinoma, “an extremely rare and deadly form of cancer.&rdquo More...

Students, staff raise $3,000 for Stop Hunger Now

Stacey Whitlow, RCS English teacher and Bulldogs Care coordinator, led a campaign that raised $3,000 for Stop Hunger Now, a Rise Against Hunger program. More...