Beginner’s horseback riding course starts January 14 at RCC in Archdale

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to learn to ride a horse, Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division has the course for you. “Horseback Riding I” will be offered from 1-4 p.m. on Saturdays, Jan. 14-Feb. 18. The six-week course, which will be held at the Circle C Equestrian Center, 2574 Sweetbriar Road, Sophia, will provide horseback riding lessons for beginners or those needing refresher training. Students will learn to properly groom, tack and prepare a horse to ride. They will also learn the basic…

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Local Girls Eean Girl Scouts’ Highest Honor

By earning the Girl Scout Gold Award, these girls have become community leaders. Their accomplishments reflect leadership and citizenship skills that set them apart. “Earning the Girl Scout Gold Award designation is truly a remarkable achievement, and these young women exemplify leadership in all its forms,” said Lane Cook, chief executive officer of Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont. “They saw a need in their community and took action. Their extraordinary dedication, perseverance and leadership, is making the world a better place.” The Gold Award represents the highest achievement in…

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