Battling temptations in high school

Battling temptations in high school

“I always picture every day of high school and life as a battlefield — good vs. evil. Winning over a temptation is a small victory in the ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Teenagers experiencing too much stress

Teenagers experiencing too much stress

A study conducted revealed that typical school children in the 1980s reported more anxiety than child psychiatric patients did during the 1950s. Anoth...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Teens long for more activities in Elkin

Teens long for more activities in Elkin

Today for entertainment, teens hang out in the Sheetz and Food Lion parking lots. This is because there are only a few entertainment activities availa...

November 17th, 2017 |  


EHS freshmen face challenging transition

The transition of moving from a middle-school student to a high-school student is a pretty big deal, and preparation is necessary. Many freshmen stude...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Small businesses in Elkin

Small businesses in Elkin

From Royals soda shop to The Liberty, Elkin is filled with small businesses. Although some prefer to shop in larger cities, small businesses still pro...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Costs discourage dance attendance

Costs discourage dance attendance

Homecoming is a time in the fall when high school students all over the country celebrate the schools they attend. While the tradition is alive and we...

November 17th, 2017 |  


EHS sports unaffected by NFL kneeling protests

In response to the national racial unrest, professional sports players in the National Football League (NFL) have recently begun kneeling in protest d...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Surry Community honors veterans with luncheon

Surry Community honors veterans with luncheon

DOBSON — In honor of Veterans Day, Surry Community College held its annual Veterans Luncheon on Nov. 2 in the Grand Hall of the Shelton-Badgett ...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Surry Community hosts student art show on Nov. 30

Surry Community hosts student art show on Nov. 30

DOBSON — Surry Community College students enrolled in Fine Arts in Visual Arts classes along with the Graphic Design students will exhibit their...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Elkin graduate and pilot inspires middle-schoolers

Elkin graduate and pilot inspires middle-schoolers

Adam Caudill, a former Elkin High graduate and licensed pilot, returned to Elkin to give an inspiring presentation to Elkin Middle School students on ...

November 8th, 2017 |