The annual Northwestern Regional Library Quiz Bowl was held March 18th at 9 a.m. at the Andy Griffith Playhouse in Mount Airy.
Out of the 10 competing teams, only one could be the winner. The winning team was Surry Central High School, and the runner up was Elkin High School. The final score was 125 to 85.
Homer Dearmin was moderator. The judges were Pat Polley, Beth Lyon-Smith and Wayne Matthews.
The Surry Central High School team was sponsored by Melissa Venable. The members of the team were Daniel Alvarez, Seth Buie, Jackson Gates and Daniela Rodriguez. The team is eligible to go to the State Quiz Bowl competition in Lee County on April 29.
Quiz Bowl was sponsored by the 13 libraries of the Northwestern Regional Library in Alleghany, Stokes, Surry and Yadkin counties as well as the Friends of the Alleghany, Dobson Community, Elkin, and Mount Airy libraries.