Surry County Schools welcome new teachers

Surry County Schools welcome new teachers

Area youth entering school for the first time, or transitioning up to a higher-grade school, aren’t the only ones getting ready for new surround...

August 18th, 2015 |  


North Surry to host a fans’ football night

The North Surry Greyhound Academic and Athletic Boosters Inc. will be hosting the Third Annual Greyhound Fan Fest on Friday at the Charles D. Atkins M...

August 17th, 2015 |  


Camp Invention a success at MAMS

Camp Invention a success at MAMS

For the second year in a row Mount Airy City Schools offered Camp Invention as part of its science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) pro...

August 15th, 2015 |  


MCA opens doors on new year

MCA opens doors on new year

Excitment was in the air at Millennium Charter Academy (MCA) this week when students arrived for their first day of classes on Wednesday.The hallways ...

August 13th, 2015 |  


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 |  


Millennium hires baker’s dozen

Millennium hires baker’s dozen

Recently, Millennium Charter Academy hired 13 new teachers.This is the most additions to the staff since the school first opened.“This year with...

July 30th, 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 |