Crosby in the News!

Crosby Scholar, Bo Lee Rusher III Earns Eagle

February 12, 2017

By Post Lifestyles Email the author Published 7:20 am Sunday, February 12, 2017 Bobby “Bo” Lee Rusher III, 16, is receiving his Eagle Scout award today, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017,  at St. John’s Lutheran Church of Salisbury. Bo joined Pack 443 as a Cub Scout, and earned the Webelos, Arrow of Light, and God and… Read more »

Crosby Scholars program seeks volunteers

October 20, 2016

By Post Education Email the author Published 12:00 am Thursday, October 20, 2016 SALISBURY — Whether they’re greeting and checking in students at a Saturday Academy or leading a group of high school scholars in an informational grade advisor session, volunteers are vital to the Crosby Scholars program. At the high school level, the grade advisor… Read more »

Crosby Scholars students learn to think critically

June 18, 2016

By Rebecca Rider Email the author Published 12:00 am Saturday, June 18, 2016 By Rebecca Rider SALISBURY — Rowan County Early College students who are members of the Crosby Scholars program have spent the past week studying the impacts of technology on society. Crosby Scholars, a non-profit organization geared towards helping students prepare for and… Read more »

‘Possibilities without limits’ Crosby Scholars tour local agencies

December 10, 2015

By Post Education Email the author Published 12:00 am Thursday, December 10, 2015 Rowan County Crosby Scholars is finding creative ways to ensure each student has exposure to the idea of education beyond high school. Throughout Nov. the organization partnered with local companies to expose scholars to potential careers through career exploration trips. “These tours are… Read more »

Crosby Scholar, Adam Drye earns Eagle

October 4, 2015

By Sylvia Andrews Email the author Published 12:00 am Sunday, October 4, 2015 James Adam Drye, 15, will receive his Eagle Scout Award on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, at First Presbyterian Church of Salisbury. Adam began his Scouting career as a Tiger Cub in Pack 443 in the Fall of 2006. As a Cub Scout, Adam… Read more »

Arts & entertainment news; Crosby Scholars’ BBQ, Bands, & Boots

September 15, 2015

By Post Lifestyles Email the author Published 12:00 am Thursday, September 17, 2015 Crosby Scholars’ BBQ, Bands, & Boots 2 pics Good Eats, Good Music, Great Cause!  Join us for the Second Annual BBQ, Bands, & Boots fundraiser to benefit Rowan County Crosby Scholars on Friday, Sept. 25 from 6 to 11 p.m. in the F&M… Read more »

Rowan County Crosby Scholars needs volunteers

July 23, 2015

By Jeanie Groh Email the author Published 12:00 am Thursday, July 23, 2015 College is a match to be made, not a prize to be won. In its third year, the Crosby Scholars program is continuing to work to build a college-going culture in Rowan County. Last year, the program enrolled more than 2,300 students, an… Read more »

Crosby Scholars celebrates end of school year

June 24, 2015

By Post Education Email the author Published 12:00 am Wednesday, June 24, 2015 With Ralph Ketner as the keynote speaker, the Crosby Scholars program celebrated its second year in Rowan County May 28 at The Event Center of Cornerstone Church. After an introduction by Catawba College President Brien Lewis, Ketner imparted humorous anecdotes from his life,… Read more »

Rowan Crosby Scholars celebrate first year

June 6, 2014

By Staff Report Email the author Published 12:00 am Friday, June 6, 2014 Rowan County Crosby Scholars celebrated its first academic year on May 27 at Cornerstone Church’s Event Center. “All high school Crosby students who completed their program requirements were invited to attend,” explained Jennifer Canipe, executive director. “Our active middle school students will each… Read more »