School observes Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month, and Roxboro Community School Nurse Yvonne Pleasant visited eighth-grade Academic Success classes to discuss healthy choices.  The students used the knowledge she shared to create posters to be placed around the More...

ADDS UP TO SUCCESS

Roxboro Community High School Principal Darkarai Bryant recently presented high school math teacher Charissa Denny a $500 grant provided by Neb King, Inc., King Bee IV, and Davenport Energy, Inc. More...

Eighth graders appreciate Reality Store

Roxboro Community School (RCS) eighth-grade students learned a little about making a living, paying bills and having the responsibility of a family thanks to the Roxboro Area Chamber of Commerce’s Reality Store, Thursday, March 15.   More...

School holds Book Fair

RCS students have been able to shop for books and supplies this week, during the annual Scholastic Book Fair.   More...

Annual Dance for Change event coming up

Roxboro Community School (RCS) will hold its sixth annual Dance for Change fundraiser on March 21 and 22. The event will be at 7 p.m. More...

Coleman accepted to Governor’s School

Roxboro Community School (RCS) sophomore Aivry Coleman will make school history this summer, when she participates in the North Carolina Governor’s School in dance. She is the first Bulldog to be accepted in the dance program.  More...

Alumni basketball game set for next Saturday

Roxboro Community School (RCS) will hold its annual alumni basketball game Saturday, March 17 in the Dog House.  Justin Bettendorf, RCS healthy living instructor and former high school boys basketball coach, will be in charge of this event.  More...

JUNIOR BETA BOOK DRIVE

The RCS Junior Beta Club is holding a book drive through March 15 to help benefit the Duke Hospital Book Cart, a cart that goes around to rooms at the hospital and provides reading material for patients and visitors.  More...

A Math Boost controversy

Reading Counts (RC) is a program in which students have a goal set for a certain number of points. You get these points by reading books and taking tests on them. However, not all students get to participate in RC.  More...

New Snapchat update upsetting users

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CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH

To celebrate February being Black History Month, Roxboro Community School (RCS) sixth-grade students made projects to display in the main lobby of the school. The projects were put on display on Feb. More...

Scholastic Journalism Week: thank you, readers

We are the ones who deliver your daily news. We are the ones who investigate situations to get the information you want to know. More...

A BULLDOG BLOOD DRIVE

RCS senior Madalynn Bailey is pictured here giving blood during the Feb. 21 drive. More...

WORD ON THE STREET

THIS WEEK’S QUESTION:  WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THE NEW SNAPCHAT UPDATE?  MADISON DUNKLEY 9th grade  “I think it is stupid. Like, why do we need a whole page dedicated to ads? More...

‘My problem was very hard, but I did not let it stop me’

Ever since she was a baby, Sawyer Hawkins, a sixth-grade student at Roxboro Community School, (RCS) has had problems with her hearing because of a hole in her right eardrum.  When she was born, Hawkins had a hole in both eardrums, but the hole More...

Meiggs excels in statewide DYW program

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Sophomore receives honors from Roxboro Woman’s Club

Roxboro Community School (RCS) sophomore Jackson Carter was recognized for his art at the Roxboro Woman’s Club Art Festival on Jan. 22. More...

Senior wins DAR award

In November of 2017, Roxboro Community School (RCS) Senior Dillon Weaver won the Daughters of American Revolution (DAR) Good Citizen Award for the school.  This award is a scholarship contest, created in 1934, and is intended to encourage and re More...

RCS tech director, working full-time, earns advanced degree

Roxboro Community School (RCS) Technology Director Earl Whittemore recently earned a master of arts in educational technology and an online teaching graduate certificate from Michigan State University (MSU).  This 2017-2018 school year is Whitte More...

RCS to host variety show

Roxboro Community School (RCS) students welcome you to attend its variety show Feb. 23 and 24.  The event will be held in the multipurpose room at 7 p.m.  It is a combination of music, dance, acting, and comedy. More...

Stray dog finds forever home thanks to APS, RCS Extravaganza

As a member of the Animal Protection Society of Person County (APS), a non-profit organization that helps save abandoned dogs and cats, my mom, Beth Townsend, gets lots of phone calls about stray animals. More...

RCS teacher revisits Disney World after 29 years

Recently, Phillip Gillis, RCS high school English teacher, went to Disney World for the first time with his family. More...

From the Netherlands to NC: ‘Roxboro like a second home’

Seventeen- year- o l d Marie-Claire Evers transformed her life last fall as she traded her home in Almere, a city in the Netherlands, for a 10-month experience in Roxboro, where she will complete her senior year at Roxboro Community School (RCS).&nbs More...

SENIOR SHOUTOUTS

As we enter into the second semester at, yearbook deadlines are looming on the horizon. The final order of business for seniors and their parents is purchasing senior ads for the high school yearbook. More...

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

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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...