K9 visits students

K9 visits students

Copeland Elementary School third-graders enjoy a visit and demonstration from a K9 officer this week as an extension of their story, Aero and Officer ...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Jacob White of Wilkesboro named to Harding University dean’s list

SEARCY, Ark. — Jacob White, management information systems major at Harding University from Wilkesboro, is among more than 1,400 University stud...

January 17th, 2017 |  


CDC: widespread flu in North Carolina

CDC: widespread flu in North Carolina

Flu-related deaths are rising in North Carolina, according to a statement issued by the state Department of Health and Human Services earlier this wee...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Become an independent insurance agent at SCC

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s new Property and Casualty Insurance Pre-Licensing course, in cooperation with the Independent Insurance...

December 31st, 2016 |  


Elkin Students of Month named

Elkin Students of Month named

Elkin Elementary School December Students of the Month (Fairness) are: Hector Espinoza, Trenton Conley, Pedro Leyva, Kevin Guerrero, Bailee Walker, Ol...

December 30th, 2016 |  


Heading to state competition

Heading to state competition

McKenna Merritt, fourth-grader at Copeland Elementary, received an Exemplary Project Award at the regional Science Fair. This qualifies her for state ...

December 29th, 2016 |  


Surry graduates 11th class of truck drivers

Surry graduates 11th class of truck drivers

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Truck Driver Program held its 11th graduation ceremony in October at The Yadkin Center. One hundred ten...

December 28th, 2016 |  


Surry nurse aide students celebrate completion of classes

Surry nurse aide students celebrate completion of classes

Surry Community College Nurse Aide students have completed recent classes in December. Surry Community College’s Nurse Aide I class instructed b...

December 24th, 2016 |  


Copeland holds spelling bee

Copeland holds spelling bee

Copeland Elementary School has announced its spelling bee winners. They are Jasmin Vasquez-Ruiz, center, school champion; Kacey Wilso, right, fifth gr...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


Mountain Park runners participate in 5K

Mountain Park runners participate in 5K

Mountain Park Elementary School’s Grow Strong Running Team participated in the Rosy Cheeks 5K on Dec. 10, despite the freezing temperatures. The...

December 20th, 2016 |