“The Doctor” Visits RRHS

Posted in: News

Mr. Chris Grimes, President of the Albemarle Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, recently portrayed a Revolutionary War era doctor to students of Roanoke Rapids High School during their “Power Period”. “Doctor Grimes”, assisted by Halifax Resolves Chapter President Ken Wilson, explained some of the treatments for wounds suffered as well as various disease treatments.  Approximately 200 students were in attendance as were faculty and school administration to include RRGSD Supt. Dr. Dain Butler and Assist. Supt. Mr. Lowell Rogers.  RRHS Honors History teacher Mr. Seth Warren was instrumental in bringing the presentation to the students.


The Doctor’s instruments


The “Doctor” demonstrates an amputation


Halifax Resolve Chapter President Ken Wilson, RRHS Honors History teacher Seth Warren and Albemarle Chapter President Chris Grimes “the Doctor”