School board attends national event

The Mount Airy Board of Education brought back some new ideas and concepts from a recent trip to Boston.Five of the seven board members made the trek ...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Students shine at science fair

Students shine at science fair

Surry County Schools recognized several students this week for their strong showing in a regional science and engineering fair recently.In November, n...

May 6th, 2016 |  


New city super sworn in

New city super sworn in

Judge Bud Oliver made an appearance at Tuesday’s meeting of the city Board of Education to swear in a new superintendent.Dr. Don Martin, a Tobac...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Schools award top volunteers

Schools award top volunteers

DOBSON — Surry County Schools honored 19 people this week as its 2015-16 volunteers of the year.Dr. Travis Reeves, school superintendent, named ...

April 30th, 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...

April 30th, 2016 |  


School Lunch Menus

Here are the lunch menus for this coming week.Mount Airy City SchoolsTharrington, Jones and Mount Airy MiddleMondayCrunchy Hard Shell Taco OrMini Corn...

April 24th, 2016 |  


City schools to present office findings

Mount Airy City Schools will appear before the Surry County Board of Commissioners tonight to discuss budgetary needs for the coming 2016-17 fiscal ye...

April 21st, 2016 |  


School art contest draws 200

School art contest draws 200

DOBSON — Surry Community College had quite a draw to see a bunch of drawings this week.SCC hosted Surry County Schools’ ninth-annual Super...

April 17th, 2016 |  


Schools want plan for garage expansion

Schools want plan for garage expansion

DOBSON — Surry County Schools is looking to hire an architect to help provide a needed expansion to its bus garage.The school district has writt...

April 15th, 2016 |  


College sponsors ‘Sights, Sounds, Verse’ event

College sponsors ‘Sights, Sounds, Verse’ event

Music, Art and Poetry Featured During Surry Community College Event: “Sights, Sounds & Verse: Art of European Influence” on April 21Su...

April 13th, 2016 |