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  • RMA Through the Year(book)s 1985-1995

    RMA Through the Year(book)s 1985-1995

    Elias Moore

    January 11, 2018

    1995 The school was updated in ‘95, bringing in new classrooms and simply space in general. Articles show pictures of the groundbreaking to begin construction, and of the mountains of dirt that had to be moved for work to continue. 1995 was also the year that the Rocky Mount Academy soccer team w...

  • Making Twenty-Eighteen into Twenty-GREATteen: New Year’s Resolution

    Making Twenty-Eighteen into Twenty-GREATteen: New Year’s Resolution

    Haven Ross

    January 11, 2018

    The tradition of making New Year's Resolutions has been carried on for over four thousand years, beginning with the Babylonians making promises to their gods to correct their wrongdoings at the beginning of each year. The idea of ringing in a new year with new goals has managed to stay around for cent...

  • Top Movies and Books of 2017

    Top Movies and Books of 2017

    Holly Brantley

    January 5, 2018

    Before the pop culture of 2018 goes into full force, there are some movies and books from 2017 that are due some notice.   Movies *Ratings taken from rottentomatoes.com*   Beauty and the Beast (March 17th 2017) A tale as old as time, the love story between avid reader and French...

  • Senior Spotlight: Bhavisha Gulabrai

    Senior Spotlight: Bhavisha Gulabrai

    Lauren Seale

    January 5, 2018

    Bhavisha Gulabrai is both a familiar face and name around Rocky Mount Academy. Whether referred to as Bhavisha, B, Shiba, or Bhkasonfhsfna, she is a friend to all (people and animals alike). She and I like to joke that we have known each other longer than anyone here, as we were both in the same hos...

  • 2017 News Recap

    2017 News Recap

    Georgia Morris

    January 5, 2018

    The year of 2017 was undoubtedly an important year regarding news. Everyday news channels were flooded with stories from every corner of the world as history was being created.  Let’s have a look back on the year in regards to important stories from each month.   January: The month of January marked the beginning of the Trump presid...

  • Top 10 Happiest News of 2017

    Top 10 Happiest News of 2017

    Virginia Wooten

    January 5, 2018

    2017: a year many would label as a bad year for politics. Maybe you would label it a bad year for social justice, the United States presidency, gun control, torrential weather, or nuclear threats. You get what I’m saying; the list is endless for some people. As we begin the year 2018, I want to look b...

  • The History of Famous New Year’s Traditions

    The History of Famous New Year’s Traditions

    Ann Sumner Thorp

    January 5, 2018

    Bringing in the new year calls for a celebration. But how exactly do we celebrate New Year’s Eve in America? Yes, we do it with balloons, noise makers, and champagne, but we also have a few long-standing traditions that are a big part of many New Year’s Eve festivities. From certain foods that represe...

  • A Week of Holiday Celebration

    A Week of Holiday Celebration

    Ann Sumner Thorp

    December 15, 2017

    Let the countdown begin! Only one week until holiday break! Though this week can be long for students waiting for a break, it is full of holiday celebrations, so it is a week you wouldn’t want to miss. On Tuesday night, the Lower School students put on their annual holiday concert, and on Friday each...

  • RMA Through the Year(book)s 1972-1983

    RMA Through the Year(book)s 1972-1983

    Elias Moore

    December 15, 2017

    One of the best ways to save memories from high school is through the annual yearbooks. While most are distributed to students, misprints and extra copies end up with the administrative staff. Because of this, Rocky Mount Academy has a selection of books from nearly every year since its beginning. Flipp...

  • Movie Time with Haven: A List of Must-See Holiday Movies

    Movie Time with Haven: A List of Must-See Holiday Movies

    Haven Ross

    December 15, 2017

    The holiday season is a time of cheer, family, friends, religion, and all things happy. People hang up lights and bake goods; homes become filled with visitors. Siblings come home from college, and cousins and grandparents travel from all over to spend time with their relatives. The time families sp...

    061217-N-0336C-052 Portsmouth, Va. (Dec. 17, 2006) - Sailors relax while watching the Christmas movie "Elf" during movie night in Hangar Bay 2 aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). Truman is currently conducting a simulated five-day fast cruise while nearing the end of a Docked Planned Incremental Availability (DPIA) period at Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) in Portsmouth, Va. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 2nd Class Arturo Chavez (RELEASED)

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2017 News Recap
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A State Championship Season! Rocky Mount Academy Football Recap
A Clash of Freedom: Eagles vs. Patriots

A Clash of Freedom: Eagles vs. Patriots

October 5, 2017

Quiz: What is Your Biggest Goal for This Week?

Quiz: What is Your Biggest Goal for This Week?

September 29, 2017

RMA’s First Home Football Game

RMA’s First Home Football Game

September 14, 2017

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