Three N.C. college students completed summer internships at Carolina Farm Credit

STATESVILLE — Vance C. Dalton Jr., CEO of Carolina Farm Credit, announced that Ryan High, Brittany Spann and McKayla Newsome successfully comple...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Truck driver training classes starting soon at SCC

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be starting a new session of classes for people wanting to start a career in truck driving. Orientation wi...

September 21st, 2015 |  


High School Equivalency (GED) graduation held

High School Equivalency (GED) graduation held

DOBSON — A total of 75 students earned their High School Equivalency diplomas, formerly known as General Educational Development diploma (GED), ...

September 21st, 2015 |  


Third-graders learn plant life

Third-graders learn plant life

Mrs. Martin’s third-grade class at Mountain Park Elementary School is busy learning science. The students are learning about plant life and how ...

September 16th, 2015 |  


WCC names phlebotomy graduates

WCC names phlebotomy graduates

Wilkes Community College announced its recent phlebotomy program graduates, who were taught by instructor Annette Church. The graduates are, from left...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Surry graduates sixth class of truck drivers

Surry graduates sixth class of truck drivers

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Truck Driver Program held its sixth graduation ceremony in May at The Yadkin Center. Fifty-eight studen...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Surry sets High School Equivalency fall orientation dates

DOBSON — Surry Community College is announcing orientation dates for the High School Equivalency program or HSE, formerly known as GED.The HSE p...

August 27th, 2015 updated: August 27th, 2015. |  


Area residents named to Virginia Tech dean’s list

BLACKSBURG, Va. — The following Virginia Tech students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2015 semester.To qualify for the dean&...

August 27th, 2015 |  


State Road student receives scholarship

RALEIGH — Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) announced James Osborne is the recipient of an LGFCU Scholarship Award.Osborne will use ...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Surry County Schools welcome new teachers

Surry County Schools welcome new teachers

Area youth entering school for the first time, or transitioning up to a higher-grade school, aren’t the only ones getting ready for new surround...

August 18th, 2015 |