BHT earnsSignatureSchool award

BHT earnsSignatureSchool award

B.H. Tharrington Primary School was honored this week by the Piedmont Triad Education Consortium with a Signature School Award.This award is given to ...

December 10th, 2016 |  


County schools accepting project bids

County schools accepting project bids

DOBSON — Surry County Schools is receiving bids over the next couple of days for one of several construction/paving projects in the works.This w...

December 9th, 2016 |  


City school members visit China

City school members visit China

A Mount Airy City Schools delegation recently returned from a visit to China.This wasn’t the first exchange between the local school district an...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


Three get chance at principal training

Three get chance at principal training

DOBSON — Three county school teachers have been nominated for a leadership program that will prepare them to become principals.The three nominee...

December 7th, 2016 |  


City school district hires new exec

City school district hires new exec

Mount Airy City Schools has hired a new executive to fill a hole in the central office.Dr. Phillip Brown has been named the executive director for tea...

November 30th, 2016 |  


SCC Club gives to charity groups

SCC Club gives to charity groups

DOBSON — A Surry Community College club recently donated a portion of the proceeds from a fundraiser to help two charitable organizations.The SC...

November 26th, 2016 |  


County schools join GivingTuesday organization

DOBSON — A local school foundation has pledged its support for GivingTuesday, a movement to encourage philanthropy and generosity in the midst o...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Community pitches in for Dobson pantry

Community pitches in for Dobson pantry

DOBSON – The Foothills Food Pantry here received a revitalized driveway thanks to Surry Community College students.SCC students enrolled in the ...

November 12th, 2016 |  


County SAT scores match state average

The state has released SAT scores for the class of 2016, with Surry County right at the state average and Mount Airy a little below.Across the state, ...

October 10th, 2016 |  


City schools receive grant for RCR

Mount Airy City Schools is deepening its partnership with Richard Childress Racing, thanks to a $169,650 grant.The district received the grant recentl...

October 1st, 2016 |