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The Cabarrus County School System services all of the county with the exception of parts of Kannapolis, which operates the Kannapolis City Schools. The system is generally regarded as one of the better school districts in the state, with high student achievement and low instances of violence and other problems.
The city of Lancaster (/ ˈ l æ ŋ k ə s t ər /) is the county seat of Lancaster County, South Carolina, United States, located in the Charlotte Metropolitan Area. As of the United States Census of 2010, the city population was 8,526. The city was named after the famous House of Lancaster
Though neither Concord nor Kannapolis is located in the Catawba River basin (both are located in the Pee Dee River basin), the cities said the Catawba River is a regional resource. Opponents of the IBT argued that towns and cities along the Catawba River basin are growing as well, and that the cities' request is too large.
The city is located at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, about 14 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway. It has a humid subtropical climate ( Cfa ) and the hardiness zone is 7a. Climate data for Mount Airy, North Carolina (1991–2020 normals, extremes 1893–present)
Asheboro City Schools operates public schools serving the city. Fayetteville Street Christian School, located in Asheboro, is the largest private school in Randolph County. In addition the Randolph County Schools has its headquarters in Asheboro. Notable people. Sam Ard, former NASCAR driver; 1983 and 1984 Nascar Busch Series Champion
Public education in Lenoir County is administered and supported by the Lenoir County Public School Board, which formed from a merge of the City of Kinston and Lenoir County school systems in 1992. There are four public high schools in Lenoir County: Lenoir County Early College, North Lenoir, South Lenoir , and Kinston High School .
High Point is the only city in North Carolina that exists within four counties: Davidson, Forsyth, Guilford and Randolph. It also stands within two major watersheds: the Yadkin–Pee Dee to the west and the Cape Fear to the east. Parts of the city rise above 1,000 feet (300 m), making it among the highest cities in North Carolina's Piedmont.
In 1969, a year after the city fully integrated its schools, Chapel Hill elected Howard Lee as mayor. It was the first majority-white municipality in the South to elect an African-American mayor. Serving from 1969 to 1975, Lee helped establish Chapel Hill Transit, the town's bus system. Some 30 years later, in 2002, the state passed legislation ...