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  • Senior Spotlight: Taylor Eilers

    Senior Spotlight: Taylor Eilers

    Ann Sumner Thorp, Editor-in-Chief

    October 9, 2018

    With her coffee in hand, every time Taylor walks into homeroom, it is immediately illuminated with both her smile and her great sense of humor. Taylor has been a part of our class for 4 years, and the senior class wouldn’t be the same without her. Those who know Taylor, know that her family owns Hunte...

  • The Planet and the President: What you need to know

    The Planet and the President: What you need to know

    Virginia Wooten, Treasurer

    October 9, 2018

    Over the past decade, the United State’s government has made changes regarding environmental policies such as reducing fossil fuel emissions, regulating pollution, or funding boards that aim to conserve and protect the environment. Since the Trump Administration has been in office, there have been...

  • Senior Spotlight: Christopher Gardner

    Senior Spotlight: Christopher Gardner

    Caroline Gay, Photographer

    October 9, 2018

    This week’s Senior Spotlight is on the quiet yet hilarious, Christopher Gardner, who might not always be heard but can always be seen. He stands out in a crowd, both literally, because of his height, and theoretically, because of his ongoing humor. You can usually find Chris doing one of two things: ...

  • High School Teacher Superlatives

    High School Teacher Superlatives

    Haven Ross, Social Media Chair

    October 9, 2018

    Most likely to use a saying you’ve never heard of... Dr. O’Brien Dr. O’Brien is one of RMA’s most notable English teachers for her engaging lectures. She keeps her classes entertained because she is so dedicated to the literature and the education of her students. Sometimes, she is so int...

  • Notable Celebrity Deaths

    Notable Celebrity Deaths

    Georgia Morris, Co-Editor

    October 9, 2018

    This year, it seems as if we have lost more notable figures than ever. Every week, there’s a news story about someone that we all know and love who has died. In remembrance of some of those who have died, here are some notable deaths from this year.   Avicii  Tim Bergling, better known by his stage na...

  • Faculty Focus: Ms. Keel

    Faculty Focus: Ms. Keel

    Ann Sumner Thorp, Editor-in-Chief

    October 1, 2018

    Not many teachers would decide to use real pies as models in class, much less allow the students to devour all five of the pies. However, our Ms. Keel is unique; she gladly visited the grocery store after school, picked out a variety of flavors, and proceeded to serve her AP Statistics class pie aft...

  • Senior Spotlight: Ethan Davis

    Senior Spotlight: Ethan Davis

    Georgia Morris, Co-Editor

    October 1, 2018

    Since the 6th grade, the smile of Ethan Davis has been lighting up the halls of RMA. If you are lucky enough to know Ethan, you know that his sweet and happy personality has the ability to brighten anyone’s day. Mrs. Andracchio, who spends all day, every day with the seniors and knows us well says,...

  • Senior Spotlight: Barrett Eidson

    Senior Spotlight: Barrett Eidson

    Virginia Wooten, Treasurer

    October 1, 2018

    Barrett Eidson, where does one begin? She has all the qualities that everyone wishes they had: athleticism, kindness, intelligence, leadership, and creativity (plus many, many more!). Barrett has been a vital part of this senior class, adding her skills to everything she does in and out of the classroo...

  • Err on The Side of Caution: VSCO

    Err on The Side of Caution: VSCO

    Haven Ross, Social Media Chair

    October 1, 2018

    “Did you see what she posted on her VSCO?” “Fortnite is for boys, VSCO is for girls!” “I’ll post that on VSCO, not Instagram. Don’t worry.” If you’ve heard one of these phrases or one similar, you’ve come into contact with a VSCO user. VSCO is a newer form of social media that has s...

  • The Latest & Greatest Jewelry

    The Latest & Greatest Jewelry

    Caroline Gay, Photographer

    October 1, 2018

    Most of you have probably heard of Allie Beads, a small business started by an RMA Alumni, Allie Gardner, along with her mother, Stephanie. Coming from a small town like Rocky Mount, Allie has come a long way since she first started Allie Beads. In fact, she has retail locations in the following stat...

Senior Spotlight: Taylor Eilers
Senior Spotlight: Christopher Gardner
Faculty Focus: Ms. Keel
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Notable Celebrity Deaths
  • Coming Together as a Community after Hurricane Florence September 24, 2018
  • Hurricane Florence September 17, 2018
  • Supreme Court Hearings September 10, 2018
  • On the Life of John McCain September 4, 2018
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A Superb Start to Spring Sports

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March 26, 2018

A State Championship Season! Rocky Mount Academy Football Recap

A State Championship Season! Rocky Mount Academy Football Recap

November 18, 2017

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