Lots for the outdoor & indoor history enthusiast in this week's "Rock Solid History News Digest" for families, such as unexpected Twin Lights artifacts 🥣, a giant shark tooth 🦈🦷, and a young girl’s find digging in Poland ☭! In New Jersey, see an old place for new fun 🎨 and a school’s important name 📛 change. Sign up above to get the full newsletter with lots of month-long events and activities.
Twin Lights archaeological dig yields a surprising find
By Richard Cowen for NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
Freehold's historic Court Street School returns home
By Joe Strupp for Asbury Park Press
NJ elementary school to ditch Thomas Jefferson's name for 1st Black woman to graduate from district
By Curtis Brodner for 1010 Wins (image above courtesy of somsd.k12.nj.us/jefferson)
Boy, 8 years old, discovers giant shark tooth in South Carolina: 'Find of a lifetime'
By Cortney Moore for Fox News (photo below courtesy of Cory Doctorow on flickr)
Young Indiana! Seven-year-old girl hailed following discovery of Neolithic tool
By Jo Harper for The First News
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