Meadowview unveils new solar panel

Meadowview unveils new solar panel

Local school officials gathered at Meadowview Magnet Middle School recently for the unveiling of a solar panel array thanks to donations from two enti...

June 20th, 2016 |  


County schools honor retiring employees

County schools honor retiring employees

DOBSON — Longtime teacher and football coach David Diamont was among the 46 employees honored with a retirement dinner at a local restaurant rec...

June 20th, 2016 |  


SC grads step into their future

SC grads step into their future

There are many ways to refer to a high school graduation. To many, it’s considered the first day of the rest of their life.Those who spoke to th...

June 10th, 2016 updated: June 13th, 2016. |  


Fallen friends part of East graduation

Fallen friends part of East graduation

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Graduation is often a time of tears as students prepare to separate from long-time friends and parents see their children take ...

June 10th, 2016 |  


Middle school feeling the heat

Mount Airy Middle School is using a rented chiller to keep classrooms cool for the rest of the school year.City school officials knew that the regular...

June 10th, 2016 updated: June 10th, 2016. |  


School board juggles open job positions

DOBSON — Four schools in the Surry County district will have new leaders this fall after this week’s announcements.Cedar Ridge Elementary,...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Dr. Kim Morrison named Mount Airy school superintendent

Dr. Kim Morrison named Mount Airy school superintendent

The Mount Airy Board of Education decided to stay in-house with its selection for school superintendent.Dr. Kim Morrison, chief academic and innovatio...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Tharrington dedicates new court to Bobbitt

Tharrington dedicates new court to Bobbitt

Tharrington Primary School opened a new basketball surface for play this week.And the first person to make a basket on the new court was the son of th...

June 3rd, 2016 |  


Central ROTC goes to Copeland

Central ROTC goes to Copeland

Copeland Elementary students and staff celebrated Memorial Day with a visit from the Surry Central High School JROTC.Copeland’s fourth/fifth-gra...

May 30th, 2016 |  


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 |