Final county changes made in preparation for school year

Administrative changes for the Surry County Schools (SCS) System for the upcoming 2015-2016 school year are now complete. Among those changes are Laur...

August 13th, 2015 |  


College facing state budget drop

The Surry Community College Board of Trustees learned this week the school may be facing state budget cuts in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.But...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Driver’s ed cuts affect students, teachers, and SCC

A move by the General Assembly to eliminate funding for driver’s education programs in North Carolina public high schools — and possibly p...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Assistant principals named at county schools

Assistant principals named at county schools

The Surry County Schools Board of Education approved assistant principal positions at a recent board meeting.Jenny Alyn Key will be the assistant prin...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Kids enjoy Family Fun Night

Kids enjoy Family Fun Night

Sagebrush Steakhouse has been hosting Family Fun Nights on Friday evenings this summer. Last Friday, July 31, Mount Airy Fire Department, Mount Airy P...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Chef honored for mission work

Chef honored for mission work

Chris Wishart took it personally when his pastor announced that a survey ranked Winston-Salem “dead last” when it came to feeding the hung...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Rogers earns 2nd in national competition

Rogers earns 2nd in national competition

Mount Airy’s Dustin Rogers recently competed in the National Auctioneer Conference, where he placed first runner-up.Rogers was a state champion ...

July 31st, 2015 |  


TDA discusses old Spencer’s lot

TDA discusses old Spencer’s lot

The old Spencer’s property, located behind the Renfro lofts has the potential for a new hotel and convention center.The Mount Airy Tourism Devel...

July 31st, 2015 |  


SCC helps kids be their own heroes

SCC helps kids be their own heroes

DOBSON – Thirty-eight children ages 3 to 6 recently attended Super Hero Training day camp at Surry Community College.Campers learned how to chan...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Museum plans events for Teacher Day

Museum plans events for Teacher Day

The Mount Airy Museum of Regional History is holding a Teacher Appreciation Day on Wednesday.The museum is inviting all educators to come and explore ...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |