Governor McAuliffe announces second round of Preschool Grants

Governor McAuliffe recently announced that the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF), in consultation with the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE), will award five grants...

Teachers offered environmental education training through Extension

Virginia Cooperative Extension, in collaboration with the Southwest Virginia Chapter of the Society of American Foresters and other members of the forest industry, is...

Principals announced for AHS and AMS

  Chris Stewart Chris Stewart, assistant principal at Blacksburg High School, was approved as the new principal at Auburn High School at last night’s school board...

Craig County senior earns $1,000 scholarship

Savannah Blake Looney, a 2017 graduating senior at Craig County High School, was awarded a $1,000 college scholarship by the Virginia Bear Hunters Association...

Former CCHS Rocket makes UVA-Wise Dean’s List

Grace Craddock, 2014 Craig County High School graduate, was recently named to the University of Virginia's College at Wise Dean's List.Grace was also awarded...

Craig County Greenhouse update

Two months ago, the greenhouse behind Craig County Public Schools was unused. Today, it is full of growing garden vegetables.With the help of some...

School Nutrition Manager suggests lunch price increase

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writerWith financial statistics in hand, Sherry Crowder, the School Nutrition Manager, presented the School Board with the suggested minimal lunch price...

Kindness 101: Ten tips to help graduates reach career success by developing a kindness habit 

In the professional world, showing authentic kindness sets you apart and fuels career success. But it's the one thing missing from most graduates' five-year...

Bluefield College named a ‘Top School’ by Virginia Living Magazine

Bluefield College has been named one of the best colleges in Virginia by Virginia Living magazine, which included BC in a list of “Top High Schools...

Craig County Literacy Development

Teresa Oliver Contributing writerThe Craig County Child Care Center’s preschool class is getting an extra boost of reading skills. The childcare center, through a partnership...

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