North Surry students present creations

North Surry students present creations

Four groups of North Surry students showed off their team creations this week in a prep version of ABC’s Shark Tank.Members of the Project Lead ...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Four chosen for Governor’s School

Four chosen for Governor’s School

Four local rising seniors have been chosen to participate in Governor’s School of North Carolina.Two students from Mount Airy City Schools and t...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Armfield Foundation awards scholarships

Armfield Foundation awards scholarships

DOBSON — The Edward M. Armfield Sr. Foundation presented scholarships to more than 50 Surry County students in a ceremony held recently at Surry...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Schools seeking federal P.E. funding

Mount Airy City Schools is partnering up with several local agencies and a neighboring school district in the hopes of securing a sizable grant for ph...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


SCC honors new paramedic grads

SCC honors new paramedic grads

DOBSON — Sixteen students recently graduated from Surry Community College’s Paramedic Program.Students enrolled in the Paramedic Program p...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Eight certified in sports medicine

Eight certified in sports medicine

DOBSON — Many local athletes are about to graduate from high school, but at Surry Community College, eight students have wrapped up their traini...

May 25th, 2016 |  


City schools receive academic honors

City schools receive academic honors

Mount Airy City Schools honored its middle school and high school this week for academic awards received.The middle school earned one championship cup...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


School Lunch Menus

Here are the lunch menus for this coming week.Mount Airy City SchoolsTharrington, Jones and Mount Airy MiddleMondayBeef Nachos OrHam & Turkey Sand...

May 22nd, 2016 updated: May 22nd, 2016. |  


County schools promote two to central office

County schools promote two to central office

DOBSON — Surry County Schools is promoting two school officials to the central office to replace retiring personnel.The county Board of Educatio...

May 19th, 2016 |  


City schools hire Cox as new Jones principal

City schools hire Cox as new Jones principal

Mount Airy City Schools is looking for a new superintendent, but it was another open position that was filled this week by the Board of Education.Inst...

May 19th, 2016 |