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SCYSC Board sets New Year’s Resolutions

January 1, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: January 1, 2019 | 3:45 p.m Surry County Youth Services Citizen Board members recently came up with a list of New Years’ Wishes and plans following a SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) analysis with an eye...
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Sheriff warns consequences of drinking and driving brutal

December 30, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: December 30, 2018 | 3:45 p.m “In the United States, roughly 29 people die every day in motor vehicle crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver,” said Sussex Sheriff Ernest Giles when asked for advice for...
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Exchange Student visit enlightens SCHS students

December 28, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: December 28, 2018 | 3:45 p.m When Cenethe Johnson recently visited Surry County High School, she opened the eyes of the students in Mrs. Hamlin’s history class to how different life can be for students...
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Annual Wakefield Christmas kick-off a huge success in spite of weather

December 17, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: December 17, 2018 | 3:45 p.m. WAKEFIELD - The weather may have kept festivities inside for this year’s Wakefield Foundation Tree Lighting and Visit with Santa, but it did not dampen the spirits of the participants,...
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Number of local Angel Tree kids exceeds ability to meet need

December 15, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: December 15, 2018 | 3:45 p.m. SUSSEX - “Some people have been so generous already,” said Tia Sanchez, head of the Sussex County DSS Angel Tree project. “But at this point, although the collection time...
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Surry school leaders receive multiple recognitions at annual VSBA Convention

December 9, 2018
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: December 9, 2018 | 3:45 p.m. SURRY - Surry County was well represented at the recent annual convention of the Virginia School Boards Association (VSBA) in Williamsburg.  Approximately 1,000 school governance leaders attended the convention,...
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