Carroll caught up in ‘Eclipse Excitement’


Carroll County Middle School students don their protective solar eclipse glasses and look at the once-in-a-generation event Monday afternoon in Hillsville. All of North America was treated to an eclipse of the sun with viewers around the world viewing images captured before, during, and after the eclipse by 11 spacecraft, at least three NASA aircraft, more than 50 high-altitude balloons and the astronauts aboard the International Space Station.


David Broyles | the Carroll News

Celicia Cottrell, at left, Natalie Gibson and Jennifer Campbell watch the solar eclipse on Monday from the lawn of Carroll County Middle School. Additional lesson plan suggestions encouraged students to view the event from a variety of disciplines including history, physics, literature, biology, chemistry and earth science.


David Broyles | the Carroll News

Carroll County Middle School staff, teachers and School Resource Officer Mike Combs take a peak at the sun during the solar eclipse Monday afternoon as “Eclipse Excitement” swept through Hillsville.


David Broyles | the Carroll News

Carroll County Middle School students don their protective solar eclipse glasses and look at the once-in-a-generation event Monday afternoon in Hillsville. All of North America was treated to an eclipse of the sun with viewers around the world viewing images captured before, during, and after the eclipse by 11 spacecraft, at least three NASA aircraft, more than 50 high-altitude balloons and the astronauts aboard the International Space Station.

Carroll County Middle School students don their protective solar eclipse glasses and look at the once-in-a-generation event Monday afternoon in Hillsville. All of North America was treated to an eclipse of the sun with viewers around the world viewing images captured before, during, and after the eclipse by 11 spacecraft, at least three NASA aircraft, more than 50 high-altitude balloons and the astronauts aboard the International Space Station.
http://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_TCN082317EclipsePhotos1.jpgCarroll County Middle School students don their protective solar eclipse glasses and look at the once-in-a-generation event Monday afternoon in Hillsville. All of North America was treated to an eclipse of the sun with viewers around the world viewing images captured before, during, and after the eclipse by 11 spacecraft, at least three NASA aircraft, more than 50 high-altitude balloons and the astronauts aboard the International Space Station. David Broyles | the Carroll News

Celicia Cottrell, at left, Natalie Gibson and Jennifer Campbell watch the solar eclipse on Monday from the lawn of Carroll County Middle School. Additional lesson plan suggestions encouraged students to view the event from a variety of disciplines including history, physics, literature, biology, chemistry and earth science.
http://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_TCN082317EclipsePhotos2.jpgCelicia Cottrell, at left, Natalie Gibson and Jennifer Campbell watch the solar eclipse on Monday from the lawn of Carroll County Middle School. Additional lesson plan suggestions encouraged students to view the event from a variety of disciplines including history, physics, literature, biology, chemistry and earth science. David Broyles | the Carroll News

Carroll County Middle School staff, teachers and School Resource Officer Mike Combs take a peak at the sun during the solar eclipse Monday afternoon as “Eclipse Excitement” swept through Hillsville.
http://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_TCN082317EclipsePhotos3.jpgCarroll County Middle School staff, teachers and School Resource Officer Mike Combs take a peak at the sun during the solar eclipse Monday afternoon as “Eclipse Excitement” swept through Hillsville. David Broyles | the Carroll News

http://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_2.jpgDavid Broyles | the Carroll News
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