Fifth Annual One School One Book Family Night brings the community together

On February 22, over 500 people attended the Fifth Annual One School One Book Family Night at McCleary Elementary School. This year’s book was...

Craig County Spotlight

The unsung heroes at McCleary are our custodians. They arrive before anyone else and stay well after the last teacher has finally gone home...

Craig County Spotlight

The McCleary Spotlight continues out of the regular classroom and into the classes that are referred to as “special activity” by the students. This...

Local students graduate from Mary Baldwin University

Mary Baldwin University celebrated its 176th Commencement with a ceremony on May 20, 2018, recognizing the following graduates from New Castle: Rebekah A. Craft earned...

New Castle native named to Emory & Henry College’s Spring 2018 Dean’s List

Allison Hamilton of New Castle was named to the Emory & Henry College Spring 2018 Dean's List. Hamilton was among more than 200 students...

Craig County Spotlight

McCleary Elementary is a finely tuned machine that runs smoothly because of the dedication of the front office staff. Bookkeeper Kim Wolfe, Secretary Susie...

Local agriculture students place in Envirothon competition

Michael Hinson, Will Looney, Cole Saunders, Meaghan Looney and Brianna Charlton – Lara Edwards’ Agriculture students - recently placed second at the District Envirothon competition...

No Kid Hungry Virginia supports breakfast programs through local school grants

No Kid Hungry Virginia has awarded more than $76,500 in grants to support breakfast programs at 18 schools across the state since October. The...

Locals make dean’s list at RU

Nine residents of New Castle, Virginia, have been named to the fall semester Dean’s List at Radford University. • Kaylee E. Beaudoin, junior nursing major •...