Mary Jo’s Kids tour Hyannis

Mary Jo’s Kids tour Hyannis

Over the years (since 1982), Mary Jo’s After School Children have taken many educational trips. Among these trips have been ones to Washington, ...

August 3rd, 2016 updated: August 3rd, 2016. |  


Alleghany Fiddlers Convention names winners

Alleghany Fiddlers Convention names winners

The Alleghany County Fiddlers Convention had 197 individuals and 27 bands competing in Sparta on July 15-16, including junior and senior old time and ...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Surry Saddles clean up trash

Surry Saddles clean up trash

Surry Saddles, a local horse-focused 4-H Club with kids aged nine to 16, recently spent some time doing clean-up work.On Saturday July 2, members of t...

July 13th, 2016 |  


Sigma Alpha Pi Inducts 51 SCC Students

Sigma Alpha Pi Inducts 51 SCC Students

Fifty-one students were inducted into Sigma Alpha Pi, Surry Community College’s chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success recent...

July 13th, 2016 |  


Bennett graduates

Bennett graduates

Victoria Lane Bennett, a 2011 Patrick County graduate, graduated from Radford University on May 7 with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Recreation, Pa...

July 7th, 2016 |  


Bennett graduates Airborne school

Bennett graduates Airborne school

James Darron Bennett Jr., a 2015 graduate of Patrick County High School in Stuart, Virginia, has completed U. S. Army Basic Training and AIT as Horizo...

July 6th, 2016 |  


Elizabeth “Lizzie” Hawks is 107

Elizabeth “Lizzie” Hawks is 107

Elizabeth “Lizzie” Hawks recently celebrated her 107th birthday. The Good Samaritan, Median Adults and Women’s Sunday school classes...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Memorial Day marked at Tharrington Primary

Memorial Day marked at Tharrington Primary

Tharrington Primary School students showcased their leadership through their many skills, talents, and abilities at a Memorial Day event. Readers̵...

June 29th, 2016 |  


County board recognizes Special Olympics

County board recognizes Special Olympics

Surry County Board of County Commissioners handed out three Certificates of Recognition on June 6.2016 Volunteer of the YearTanya Davis, Special Olymp...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


WWII vet raises $450 for charity

WWII vet raises $450 for charity

Arbor Ridge Retirement of Stanleyville held a a “Stamp Out Hunger Walk” on May 31. Chuck Harmon of Second Harvest Food Bank, participated ...

June 23rd, 2016 |