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Mohamed Massaquoi visits Bishop Spaugh Middle

NFL player Mohamed Massaquoi takes time each year to visit CMS schools. Tomorrow, Friday, Jan. 22, 10-11 a.m., the former Independence High athlete will visit Bishop Spaugh Middle School and talk to students in leadership roles and student athletes. He will discuss the importance of getting a quality education, making good choices and […]

By |January 21st, 2010|Independence High School, Schools|0 Comments

Independence student chooses Columbia

One of Independence High School’s seniors, Devante’ Bledsoe, chose to attend Columbia University in New York on a full scholarship. He was also accepted to MIT and Georgia Tech.

“Devonte is bright young man with an amazing future in front of him,” said Principal Mark Bosco. “I am so proud of him  and it is a pleasure to work with him.”

Here are some comments from his teachers: […]

By |December 28th, 2009|Good deeds, Independence High School|2 Comments

Independence’s Mallouky honored by Panthers

Benjamin Mallouky, starting long-snapper for the Patriots was named a 2009 Carolina Panthers Community Captain. Mallouky has a 3.8 grade-point average and is considering Princeton or UNC for college. The Community Captain program “is designed to recognize outstanding young leaders and to encourage their future development as role models while they continue their personal growth […]

By |December 28th, 2009|Independence High School|0 Comments

Tom Knotts leaving Independence?

UPDATE: A source close to the football team said he is “99 percent” sure Knotts is leaving for a job in South Carolina and Bill Geiler will take over as Patriots head coach.

According to the Web site, Coach Knotts is leaving Independence for another school. The Mint Hill Times has learned from second source […]

By |December 18th, 2009|Independence High School|9 Comments