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  • Senior Spotlight: Marcus Lerro

    Senior Spotlight: Marcus Lerro

    Georgia Morris

    November 17, 2017

    A name known by everyone at RMA is Marcus Lerro. His sense of humor and incredible personality make him a standout of this year’s senior class. Marcus came to RMA in 4th grade, but might as well be a “lifer” in the eyes of his RMA family. Without Marcus, the senior class would have a huge hole in...

  • “Some Play” : MS Play, Charlotte’s Web

    “Some Play” : MS Play, Charlotte’s Web

    Holly Brantley

    November 16, 2017

      It was a cold Friday night, and the way the air stood still and made breath catch which just intensified the chill. Lauren Seale, the Media Office photographer, and I made our way into the back entrance of the infamous Imperial Centre in downtown Rocky Mount. Stepping into the back of the t...

  • Alumni Update: Grace Mayo

    Alumni Update: Grace Mayo

    Virginia Wooten

    November 16, 2017

    This Alumni Update is on lifelong friend of mine and memorable student, Grace Mayo. Grace Mayo, born and raised in Tarboro, began attending Rocky Mount Academy in third grade. She graduated in 2013 from RMA and continued with an education at East Carolina University’s College of Business. She receiv...

  • Dear Holly: Advice Column

    Dear Holly: Advice Column

    Holly Brantley

    November 10, 2017

    The first of many future monthly installments, the Media Office will be offering an advice column to help RMA students of all grades (PreK-12) on issues they are having at school, home, or with friends. All submissions are anonymous, and some have been changed slightly in order to protect identities...

  • Faculty Focus: Lisa Stone

    Faculty Focus: Lisa Stone

    Haven Ross

    November 10, 2017

    All students at Rocky Mount Academy have been lucky enough to have been graced by the presence of Mrs. Stone. Even if it was just a brief smile in passing, a polite discussion upon entering the school, or an exchange while keeping the gate at a sporting event, members of the RMA family have encounte...

  • RMA Says Thanks

    RMA Says Thanks

    Ann Sumner Thorp

    November 10, 2017

    One of the best holidays of the year is coming up soon--Thanksgiving. With food, fun, and family, who couldn’t love a holiday where you take a day or two off to eat delicious foods and end the day in a semi food coma. The leaves are still colorful, and everything from muffins to coffee creamers are ...

  • The Makerspace with Elias: Portable Charge

    The Makerspace with Elias: Portable Charge

    Elias Moore

    November 9, 2017

    Right now a hot topic around various colleges is their ability to offer a “makerspace” to students. For those of you who haven’t heard of it, makerspaces are special rooms designed and built on college campuses that contain various items and tools for the students’ use. The idea is that attendees...

  • Tears Shed for Texas

    Tears Shed for Texas

    Lauren Seale

    November 9, 2017

    What do you think of when you think of a Sunday? To me, it is a church day. It’s my “finishing weekend homework day.” Sunday is supposed to be a day of rest. It’s supposed to be a day of community. A day of peace. This past Sunday was unfortunately just the opposite. In Sutherland Springs, Texas, 2...

  • Senior Spotlight: Renate Ma

    Senior Spotlight: Renate Ma

    Georgia Morris

    November 9, 2017

    In only a year and some change, Renate Ma has proven herself to be an integral part of the 2018 senior class. Even with her quiet personality, Renate’s exemplary grades and big heart have made her stand out against the crowd. Renate pushes herself everyday, taking a challenging course load of all ...

Senior Spotlight: Marcus Lerro

Senior Spotlight: Marcus Lerro

Georgia Morris

November 17, 2017

A name known by everyone at RMA is Marcus Lerro. His sense of humor and incredible personality make him a standout of this year’s senior class. Marcus came to RMA in 4th grade, but might as well be a “lifer” in the...

“Some Play” : MS Play, Charlotte’s Web

“Some Play” : MS Play, Charlotte’s Web

Holly Brantley

November 16, 2017

  It was a cold Friday night, and the way the air stood still and made breath catch which just intensified the chill. Lauren Seale, the Media Office photographer, and I made our way into the back entrance of the i...

Alumni Update: Grace Mayo

Alumni Update: Grace Mayo

Virginia Wooten

November 16, 2017

This Alumni Update is on lifelong friend of mine and memorable student, Grace Mayo. Grace Mayo, born and raised in Tarboro, began attending Rocky Mount Academy in third grade. She graduated in 2013 from RMA and continued ...

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Tears Shed for Texas

Tears Shed for Texas

Lauren Seale

November 9, 2017

What do you think of when you think of a Sunday? To me, it is a church day. It’s my “finishing weekend homework day.” Sunday is supposed to be a day of rest. It’s supposed to be a day of community. A day of peace. T...

  • A Flight Back in Time: WWII Bomber Flies in Raleigh October 26, 2017
  • Terror Runs Ablaze: The West Coast Wildfires October 20, 2017
  • Scouting for New Members: The American Boy Scouts Will Now Allow Girls to Join October 20, 2017
  • Washington Change of Arms Ceremony October 13, 2017

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A State Championship Season! Rocky Mount Academy Football Recap

Lauren Seale

November 18, 2017

Picture this: it is a cold Saturday night in Kinston. Fans are on their feet, holding on to each other in anticipation. Time slows down. It’s now overtime in a tie game: 60-60. Rocky Mount Academy wins...

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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The student news site of Rocky Mount Academy in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
The student news site of Rocky Mount Academy in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.