Surry graduates 63 High School Equivalency students

Surry graduates 63 High School Equivalency students

DOBSON — A total of 63 students earned their High School Equivalency diplomas, formerly known as General Educational Development diploma (GED), ...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Yadkin County teacher named Teacher of Excellence

Yadkin County teacher named Teacher of Excellence

Yadkinville Elementary School exceptional children’s teacher Debby Gunnell has been named Teacher of Excellence for the 2016-2017 school year. T...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Senior pictures, 2017 edition

Senior pictures, 2017 edition

Nothing holds a memory better than a picture, and for seniors, no memory is more important to hold than the ones they’re making right now, durin...

September 21st, 2016 |  


A Senior’s View: The last first week of school

For many seniors, the last first week of school is the worst time of the year, but for me as a senior, it’s like a second birthday. The beginnin...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Geotag created for Starmount High

Geotag created for Starmount High

Have you ever seen someone post a picture and think, “I wonder where they are?” Snapchat’s Geotag allows a person to post a picture,...

September 21st, 2016 |  


FHS has pep for Unifi Bowl

FHS has pep for Unifi Bowl

Red … white … BLUE! The Forbush Falcons’ pre-UNIFI Bowl ritual was as hype as ever. As word spread through the school of Starmount H...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Five benefits of dual enrollment

Five benefits of dual enrollment

Why participate in Dual Enrollment?1. Save thousands of dollars. Students who are able to participate in dual enrollment take college classes paid by ...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Secretary Epstein visits Appalachian, praises accounting department and its students

Secretary Epstein visits Appalachian, praises accounting department and its students

BOONE — Appalachian State University’s Department of Accounting received high praise last week from Secretary Jeff Epstein of the N.C. Dep...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Clingman announces scholarships

Clingman announces scholarships

RONDA — The Clingman Medical Center Board of Directors recently announced the 2016 recipients of the annual scholarship awards. The board provid...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Seven win scholarships from Surry Community College

DOBSON — Seven students were each recently awarded a $500 scholarship as an incentive from Surry Community College.Five students were awarded sc...

August 10th, 2016 |