Surry offers technology classes to job seekers

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be offering a course in technology awareness designed to provide computer skills for job seekers. The clas...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Surry County Schools finalized budget for 2015-16 school year

DOBSON — County schools will get a new “student success coach,” three full-time data managers and a school-use minivan as part of th...

October 17th, 2015 updated: October 19th, 2015. |  


Jim Frye donates $20 million to Mount Airy and Richmond, Va., agencies

Jim Frye donates $20 million to Mount Airy and Richmond, Va., agencies

The Mount Airy Museum of Regional History has received a $30,000 endowment and could receive more thanks to the generosity of a Granite City native.Ji...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Shoals Elementary Students prepare for the annual PTO fundraiser by making barn quilts to be auctioned off

Shoals Elementary Students prepare for the annual PTO fundraiser by making barn quilts to be auctioned off

Shoals Elementary School will be holding its annual Fall Folly on Friday, from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., featuring some artwork by its students.Pupils t...

October 14th, 2015 |  


School Lunch Menus for Oct. 15 thru Oct. 21 for Surry County Schools, Mount Airy Schools and Patrick County Schools.

School Lunch Menus for Oct. 15 thru Oct. 21 for Surry County Schools, Mount Airy Schools and Patrick County Schools.

B.H. Tharrington Primary and J.J. Jones Intermediate SchoolThursday — Chicken Pie w/ Roll OrGrilled Chicken SandwichMashed PotatoesGreen BeansFr...

October 13th, 2015 updated: October 13th, 2015. |  


MACS visits Raleigh, meets governor

MACS visits Raleigh, meets governor

Some Mount Airy School system teachers and students recently received a bit of a surprise when they had the opportunity to meet Gov. Pat McCroy during...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Surry County, Mount Airy schools still do not have a final budget

Now that the General Assembly has finally approved it’s budge, the Surry County and Mount Airy City schools systems are working to finalized the...

October 11th, 2015 |  


In honor of National Principals months, Surry County Schools recognized their principals.

In honor of National Principals months, Surry County Schools recognized their principals.

DOBSON — Surry County Schools celebrated the principals in their school system for National Principals Month during a meeting at Surry Community...

October 11th, 2015 |  


City grad rates among top ten in state

Mount Airy City Schools’ graduation rates for the 2014-2015 year was among the highest in the state, tying for the seventh highest mark in North...

October 10th, 2015 |  


Surry Early College was recognized by State Superintendent, June Atkinson for 100 percent graduation rate.

Surry Early College was recognized by State Superintendent, June Atkinson for 100 percent graduation rate.

The Surry Early College High School of Design was among 60 high schools statewide recently recognized by State Superintendent June Atkinson for having...

October 9th, 2015 |