Gym project moving along

Roxboro Community School’s (RCS) Raise the Roof construction of a gym and multipurpose area is progressing.  Steel beams have been brought in to support the ceiling, and walls have been knocked down to make more room. More...

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Freshman Le Thach drives against a Raleigh Hawks Home School defendant during last Tuesday’s game. RCS won, 65-62.   More...

MAN ON THE STREET

We asked teachers at RCS what their New Year’s resolutions were.  By Delaney Sullivan and Natalie Walters Bullhorn Editor and Reporter   More...

Honoring our roots

While setting up for the 10th annual Roxboro Community School Holiday Extravaganza in November, a vendor’s father and I got to talking about when RCS was the Roxboro Cotton Mill. More...

All in a few decades’ work

Roxboro Community School (RCS) is just what its name implies, a school that’s been a part of the Roxboro community since 1899.  In 1899 the Roxboro Cotton Mill was opened and was a huge part of the community until 1999.  More...

Mill was like home for many

The average day of a 17-year-old now is nothing compared to one in 1953. Annie Hodges, now 79, started working at the Roxboro Cotton Mill at that age, following in her family’s footsteps. More...

Dedicated employee, until it came to Sundays

In 1949, a 17-year-old Garland Carver began work as a doffer in the Roxboro Cotton Mill. He worked alongside numerous other men and women, removing and replacing spindles. They were just one key in the overall production of thread.  More...

The quilt

Kim Brann’s grandfather, Charlie Suitt, was a supervisor at the Roxboro Cotton Mill. He started work in the Longhurst mill as a teenager and was transferred to the Roxboro mill, where he worked until he retired at age 52.  More...

Bulldogs Care puts ‘community’ in Roxboro Community School

Roxboro Community School (RCS) planned four community service days into its schedule this year. More...

Bulldogs Care

This past Wednesday, Dec. 2, Roxboro Community School (RCS) had its second Community Day, a day when the school runs on a half day schedule and from 12:30-3 p.m. More...

thankful

Since Thanksgiving is less than a week away, this Bullhorn is all about us, your biweekly Bullhorn reporters, and what we’re thankful for. More...

Bulldog becomes Eagle Scout

Jacob Whitlow, a Roxboro Community School (RCS) junior, has been a Boy Scout since he was 11. Whitlow has been in two troops, Troop 200 and Troop 239.  He became an Eagle Scout on June 3.  More...

Interact members visit Big Apple

On Thursday, three Roxboro Community School (RCS) Interact Club members traveled to the University Club at North Carolina State University, got on a bus, and were on their way to New York City with other Interact students from around North Carolina. More...

Bulldog qualifies for state cross country competition

Roxboro Community School (RCS) 10th-grader Brittany Smith won the 2015 Cross Country All Conference Champion title on Oct. More...

Bulldog signs a song

Baylor Howerton, a Roxboro Community School (RCS) freshman, is traveling to Lincoln, Nebraska this weekend to compete in the Sign-A-Song competition.  More...

RCS students give back on MOLO Day

Roxboro Community School (RCS) senior Talor Allen (photo at right) hugs a MOLO Day participant. The event was named for and founded by Class of 2012 member Morgan Long. More...

Bulldogs participate in leadership summit

Roxboro Community School (RCS) Beta Club members travelled to Concord for a Beta Club Leadership Summit on Oct. More...

Coast Guard commander visits Science Club

Peter Verrault, a retired Lieutenant Commander in the United States Coast Guard, spoke to the Roxboro Community School Varsity Science Club on Oct. 13.   More...

Community dared to enter haunted school

Roxboro Community School bands will present their Haunted School on Oct. 30 and 31 from 7-10 p.m. in the historic RCS building.  More...

RCS helping to save lives

Roxboro Community School (RCS) will host a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, Oct. 23. It will take place from 8 a.m. More...

RCS student’s art on display

Carleigh Barbour, a Roxboro Community School (RCS) junior, had five of her art pieces displayed at the Kirby Gallery recently.  A lover of art since she was a child, Barbour started becoming serious about it after reading a book series called Wa More...

Old mill haunted for 3rd year

On Oct. More...

On fire for science class

RCS juniors, from left, Caleb Vanek, Weston Womack, and Andrew Jones play with fire during a chemistry lab.   More...

RCS Extravaganza slated for Nov. 7

Roxboro Community School will be holding its 10th annual Holiday Extravaganza on Saturday, Nov. 7.  There will be a lunch of barbeque, slaw, baked beans, and a Golden Corral roll.  More...

Bulldogs become DYW candidates

Roxboro Community School (RCS) is proud to have 11 of its seniors competing in the Distinguished Young Women (DYW) of Roxboro scholarship program this year.  The program will be held at the Kirby Theater in Uptown Roxboro today, Saturday, Sept. More...

RCS student enjoys wakeboarding

Kate Crews, a Roxboro Community School sophomore, recently continued on her four-year wakeboarding experience.  She started learning at Camp Willow Run, on Lake Gaston, when she was 11.  She hadn’t given the sport much thought before, More...

Sailing

RCS senior Laney Jones stands at the wheel of the sailboat that she and fellow shipmates sailed to over 20 islands this summer.   More...

Man On The Street

Work has begun on the RCS gym, multipurpose area project. We asked Bulldogs the question, “How do you feel about construction beginning on the Raise the Roof project?”  Taylor Murray, eighth-grade   More...

Bulldog Day today

Roxboro Community School (RCS) will host Bulldog Day today at RCS, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.  This annual event supports the RCS athletic program. It brings in money that helps pay for officials, the costs of the field and game supplies.  More...

RCS to host Bulldog Day

Roxboro Community School (RCS) will host Bulldog Day on Saturday, Sept. 12.  Bulldog Day supports the RCS athletic program. More...

‘My vacation to Italy was fantastic’

This summer, I embarked on an incredible journey to Italy. During my two-week vacation, I stayed in Venice, Florence and Rome. More...

Bulldogs take Rockets in season opener

The Roxboro Community School varsity volleyball team beat Person High School in the opening game of the season on Monday, Aug. 17. Shown here are Bulldogs Mackenzi Thornburg and Camryn Black celebrating.   More...

Expanded courses offer advantages for RCS students

In years past, Roxboro Community School (RCS) has offered a few online courses to students who were interested.  Said students would have to take these courses in the library during a school period or at home on their own time. More...

RCS mans booth at Personality today

Today, Aug. 29, Roxboro Community School (RCS) will have a booth at Personality in Uptown Roxboro on Court Street. More...

RCS senior communications staff

Roxboro Community School journalism and communications seniors reflect on their high school years in today’s Bullhorn. The entire senior staff is pictured here. More...

Journalism, not just a class, but a family

I actually didn’t even want to take journalism. I had taken band in middle school and freshman year of high school, but really wanted a change. I wasn’t sure which elective was right for me though. More...

Journalism will always be a part of me

So here it is. The moment I’ve been dreading since the beginning of senior year – my goodbye to high school journalism. More...

I wouldn’t change a thing

I am who I am because of the experiences and opportunities granted to me through Roxboro Community School.  Unlike the majority of the seniors graduating this year, I’ve only been a member of this family for three years, having moved from More...

Last Bullhorn comes too soon

Words cannot describe the feelings that consume me as I write my last Bullhorn. For three years, I’ve been submersed in the journalistic world of reporting, writing, communicating, and broadcasting. More...

Explaining the magic of 'The Wonderful World of Disney'

The happiest place on earth. More...

FBLA makes good showing

During the recent Future Business Leaders of America state conference, Dustin Humphries placed in the top 10 in the state for Personal Finance- Middle Level. He earned a proficiency certificate in Personal Finance and Social Media as well. More...

RCS Bands perform well in Williamsburg

The RCS Band and Color Guard received awards for their performances in Williamsburg on Friday, April 17 and Saturday, April 18. The performances earned the group first place in Jazz and Parade and second place in Concert Band in their divisions. More...

Dance for Change help Masonic Home for Children

The Roxboro Community School dance classes are teaching children at the Masonic Home for Children (MHC) to dance. Each year, the classes hold a Dance for Change performance at the Kirby to raise money for a special project. More...

Bulldog softball going strong

The Roxboro Community School (RCS) middle school softball team is continuing its winning streak with a record of 5-1.  Captains Kailey Mangum and Karsin Lee lead the team of 13.  The team began the season with a loss to Vance Charter. More...

RCS students design Union Bank mascot

Roxboro Community School (RCS) art students Lauren Beam and Justin Oakley designed a mascot for Union Bank and were awarded $1,000 each.  More...

Easter Fun

Pictured above, Roxboro Community School (RCS) Beta Club members Hannah Lunsford and Jordan Puryear take advantage of a “selfie stick” during the Easter Egg Hunt at Earl Bradsher Preschoo More...

RCS Biotech II class takes on Biogen Idec

On Friday, March 27, the Roxboro Community School (RCS) biotechnology II class visited Biogen Idec in Research Triangle Park.  More...

RCS Envirothon teams take top spots

On Tuesday, March 24, two teams from Roxboro Community School went to the Area 3 North Carolina Piedmont Envirothon at Elon University.  Envirothon is a competition, for both middle and high school students that tests students’ knowledge o More...

Most want to attend, however prom can be expensive

Prom is a major event throughout high school history.  The Bullhorn staff decided to ask students their opinion on the event, its expenses, and reasons to go or not to go.  The main question is, of course, “Are you going to prom?&rdqu More...

Global warming - fact or fiction?

The last two decades of the 20th Century have been the hottest in the last 400 years.  Emissions such as carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide and greenhouse gasses are skyrocketing.  Sea levels have risen about seven inches in the last 100 years, More...