County schools eye change in testing

Surry County Schools Board of Education discussed two schools that would be a part of a Proof of Concept study organized by North Carolina to eliminat...

September 9th, 2015 |  


School Lunch Menus Sept. 10 – 16

School Lunch Menus Sept. 10 – 16

B.H. Tharrington Primary SchoolThursday — Lasagna w/ Garlic Toast Or Pork Chop SandwichRomaine Salad w/ Tomatoes, Green PeasFruited JelloMilkFri...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Schools fighting to keep TAs

Schools fighting to keep TAs

Local school officials are still hoping to get some state funding for the teacher assistant positions used throughout the county, despite fears the fi...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Students share experience of trip to China

Students share experience of trip to China

Four students from Mount Airy High school shared the experience they had on a summer educational trip to China.Randall Simmons, Spencer Griffin, Austi...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


School Lunch Menus Sept. 3 – 9

School Lunch Menus Sept. 3 – 9

B.H. Tharrington Primary SchoolThursday — Chicken Pie w/ Roll Or Grilled Chicken SandwichMashed Potatoes,Green BeansFruited JelloMilkFriday R...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Parade of Success excites students, parents and staff

Parade of Success excites students, parents and staff

Dobson Elementary held its second Parade of Success for the town of Dobson. Students line up with sign and banners in preparation to walk in the Parad...

August 29th, 2015 |  


SCC sets High School Equivalency orientation dates

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be holding orientation dates for the High School Equivalency program, or HSE, formerly known as GED, next ...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Pre-k students starts school with a

Pre-k students starts school with a

Samantha ‘Sam’ Bode, a 4-year-old who recently started school at Dobson Elementary School as a pre-k student came along to school with a f...

August 28th, 2015 updated: August 28th, 2015. |  


North Surry part of statewide drafting program

North Surry part of statewide drafting program

Last year Daron Atkins, a drafting teacher at North Surry High School, applied for a grant that would provide 20 students with a computer aided design...

August 27th, 2015 |  


Students get chance to do TV work

Students get chance to do TV work

Surry Telephone Membership Corporation has been working to build its Surry TV system, hoping to make it more attractive to area consumers. Now, the co...

August 26th, 2015 |