News HeadlinesEast Surry High News

East Surry High School News Submitted by Alumni

East Surry Class of 2007 Facebook Group Created

July 28, 2015 by Adrienne Murphy Combs (Register to contact)

Over the years, I have noticed several friends become apart of a Facebook Group with their Graduating Class; therefore, I decided to start one for ours. It is so hard to believe that we've been out of High School for eight years! I hope we're able to organize a Class of 2007 Reunion by 2017! It would be wonderful to catch up with everyone.

East Surry High School News From Around The Web

David Diamont, former football coach, will have the stadium at East Surry High named after him on Sunday.  Winston-Salem Journal

David Diamont coached football at East Surry High School for over 30 years, and on Sunday the school and the county will put a stamp on his storied career ...



Cards recognize four seniors  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Four Cardinal seniors took to the mats for the final time inside East Surry High School Thursday night. Joseph Becker…



ESHS legend Hall dies  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Barry Hall, the longtime teacher and sports coach at East Surry High School, has passed away. Posts on social media said that Hall had ...



Schools approve bid for East Surry job  Mount Airy News

DOBSON — County schools approved a local company to reconstruct the failing bleachers at East Surry High School starting at the end of the year.



Arts residency reaches 3000 kids  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry High School students and faculty found themselves impromptu cast mates Monday when they were pulled from the audience to ...



East grads told to 'be kind' and 'to live'  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The 148 graduates of East Surry High School received diplomas at commencement exercises Friday night and began the journey of the ...



Lady Cards recognized for success  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry High School wound up one of the most successful two-year runs in the history of its women's tennis program this fall…



East Surry High School coach David Diamont announces retirement  WXII The Triad

East Surry High School coach David Diamont has announced his decision to retire after 18 seasons as head varsity football coach. Diamont led East Surry to a ...



Yearbooks garner awards  Mount Airy News

Two Surry County Schools high schools and one middle school recently were recognized for work on their respective yearbooks. Jessica LeGue, who serves as ...



New Lowman on Campus  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry High School ushered in a new era of Cardinal football with the hiring of Trent Lowman as its new head coach. “I have spent my ...



50 years later, officers remembered  Pilot Mountain News

A group of family members, town officials and local residents assembled in the parking lot of Tlaquepaque Restaurant on Old U.S. 52 Bypass in Pilot Mountain…



New assistant principals named  Mount Airy News

DOBSON — Two weeks after shifting around some principals, Surry County Schools has announced changes to its assistant principal roster. The Surry County ...



Parade, tree lighting set in Pilot  Mount Airy News

The Christmas season will be on display in downtown Pilot Mountain on Saturday evening with the traditional tree lighting to be followed by the town's 48th…



County schools honor retirees  Mount Airy News

Adventure Awaits was the theme for a recent gathering of Surry County Schools employees. The event was to honor 31 school staffers who are retiring at the ...



David Diamont out as football coach at East Surry  Winston-Salem Journal

David Diamont is no longer the head coach at East Surry, Athletics Director Randy Marion said Friday morning.



ESHS announces summer sports camps  Pilot Mountain News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry High School's basketball, football, softball and volleyball programs will all be hosting summer camps during the month of July.



Surry Storm Volleyball tryouts planned  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Surry Storm Volleyball Club has announced tryout dates for its 2019 season. Tryouts are scheduled over the next two weekends at ...



Schools to buy 6 acres in Pilot  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — By a 3-2 vote, the Surry County Board of Commissioners gave its approval for the county school system to buy six acres of land close to ...



Nominations sought for Surry sports hall  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

With the induction of each new class into the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame and Ring of Honor, their names are enshrined on this monument in Fisher River ...



Cardinals name new hoops coach  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Marty Behrens earned Coach of the Year honors at the last two stops in his career coaching basketball. East Surry is betting he has a third ...



East Surry dedicates new fieldhouse to Downs  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry High School honored longtime educator and baseball coach Harry Downs Sunday in the dedication of the school's new field ...



Pettitt Memorial run is Saturday  Mount Airy News

More than 100 participants will be running to honor the memory of Jacob Pettitt on Saturday while helping to raise funds for a scholarship that bears his name.



Walk to remember slain officers  Pilot Mountain News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Area residents are invited to join in the annual memorial walk to honor the memory of fallen Pilot Mountain police officers Glenn ...



Sheppard tapped for United Fund campaign  Mount Airy News

A local business leader with long-standing roots in Surry County and extensive involvement in the community will lend his expertise to the United Fund of ...



Dalton, Jonathan Blair  Winston-Salem Journal

GASTONIA 4/3/1969 - 3/18/2019 Jonathan Blair Dalton, 49, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 18, 2019 at CaroMont Regional Medical Center, ...



A fond farewell  Pilot Mountain News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Lorrie Sawyers couldn't help but wipe away a few tears. The East Surry High School principal is accustomed to bidding graduating ...



East Surry, Surry Central programs mark beginning of hands-on agriculture  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

DOBSON — The Future Farmers of America (FFA) at East Surry and Surry Central high schools had a busy morning celebrating the beginning of new hands-on ...



Local youth earns Eagle award  Pilot Mountain News

Brandon Carter, a member of Pilot Mountain Troop 545, was recently recognized as an Eagle Scout during a ceremony held at Pilot Mountain VFW Post 9436.



Special Olympics marks 40 years  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Special Olympics Surry County marked its 40th anniversary on Friday at East Surry High School with 268 competitors along with a ...



Cardinals honor a trio of Champions  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN —Who run the world? Girls! Beyoncé said it best to describe East Surry's athletics in 2017-2018. East Surry High School honored three of ...



Elkin City Schools Board of Education – Matt Schrum  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Name: Matthew Schrum Age: 39 Hometown: I grew up mostly on the East Coast, and I eventually chose Elkin as my hometown. Family: My dad was a Navy ...



East Surry fieldhouse project begins  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Few would complain about the quality of the East Surry High School athletic facilities, including the baseball and softball fields in the…



School officials: East Surry High School student injured in crash has died  myfox8.com

PILOT MOUNTAIN, N.C. -- The East Surry High School student who was critically injured in a single-vehicle accident over the weekend has died according to ...



East Surry students go to Raleigh rally  Mount Airy News

Some East Surry High School students were among those who traveled to Raliegh recently to rally against opioid and heroin addiction. Carrie Hazelwood…



Anderson resigns as ES hoops coach  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — With prep basketball practices soon to begin, East Surry has lost its boys' head coach. Jason Anderson has been part of the Cardinals'…



Cardinals name Lowman football coach  Pilot Mountain News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry High School announced Thursday that Mr. Trent Lowman would become the new varsity football head coach Lowman comes ...



East Surry JROTC takes seventh in elite competition  Pilot Mountain News

The East Surry High School A-Team Raiders traveled to Magna Vista High School in Ridgeway, Virginia, recently to take on top schools from throughout the ...



Greyhounds dominate Quad meet  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The North Surry Greyhounds wrestling team walked out of East Surry High School with a perfect record for the night…



East Surry cadets fair well at drill meet  Mount Airy News

ELKIN — During the early hours of September 22, the East Surry JROTC Drill Team traveled to Elkin High School to compete in a biannual drill meet against ...



Cards' Ray signs with Deacons  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Since he joined the East Surry High School varsity football team midway through his freshman season, all Joey Ray has done is win.



Football festival to honor Edwards, raise safety awareness  Pilot Mountain News

Nikki and Mike Cline will serve as hosts for a day of fun and fundraising this Saturday at the East Surry High School practice field with the second annual…



Smith wraps up historic high school career  Mount Airy News

When Tyler Smith arrived at East Surry High School for his freshman year, playing all three major sports for the Cardinals was a foregone conclusion.



ESHS band savoring note-able honor  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Becoming a successful school band requires individuals learning to be proficient with a variety of instruments, then taking the extra step ...



East Surry Homecoming Parade 2015  Pilot Mountain News

Students from East Surry High School and the Cardinal athletic program show their spirit during the annual homecoming parade down Main Street in Pilot ...



Homecoming Court named  Pilot Mountain News

East Surry High School will be holding its annual homecoming football game and related activites this week on Friday, Oct. 7. The homecoming court is ...



East Surry High placed on lockdown after report of weapon on campus; no weapons found  myfox8.com

PILOT MOUNTAIN, N.C. -- East Surry High School was was placed on lockdown shortly before noon Wednesday due to a report of a student in possession of a ...



The franchise player…in everything  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Occasionally, one encounters a student-athlete who fits the old adage “jack of all trades and master of none.” And then there's Bethany ...



Mom, daughter honored for work  Pilot Mountain News

A local mother and daughter were honored recently by the Narcolepsy Network for their efforts to increase public awareness of narcolepsy and for co-founding ...



Weather doesn't deter East Surry grads  Mount Airy News

East Surry senior Briana Atwell sings an original song she wrote for graduation. East Surry principal Lorrie Sawyers gives a diploma to her son, Joshua…



Music students offer concert at church  Mount Airy News

Students of local music teachers Wilson Smith and Sherri S. Collins gathered at First Presbyterian Church in Pilot Mountain on two occasions over the weekend ...



Mount Airy Football 31-21 Over East Surry  Winston-Salem Journal

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A huge hunter's moon hung over East Surry's football stadium Friday, and fo… Facebook · Twitter · SMS · Email; Print; Save.



East Surry JROTC takes top score in state  Pilot Mountain News

The East Surry High School JROTC recently underwent its periodic JROTC Program for Accreditation (JPA) inspection and excelled, posting the highest score in ...



Hounds sweep tri-meet at ES  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Wednesday night's tri-meet at East Surry High School was two-thirds over before the event most of the fans came to see got under way.



An illustrious career: East Surry coach calls it quits after 40 years  Winston-Salem Journal

When East Surry's 2015 baseball journey ends — maybe Friday night against South Stanly, maybe in early June hoisting a championship trophy — that will be it ...



Local athletes honored by Guilford  Mount Airy News

GREENSBORO — Two former high school sports standouts from the area were among the 13 student-athletes who were honored by Guilford College at its ...



Teachers receive Kenan Fellowship  Mount Airy News

DOBSON — Two local teachers will receive 80 hours of professional development thanks to the Kenan Fellow Program for Teacher Leadership.



JROTC hosts military ball  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — On Saturday evening, 100 Junior ROTC cadets gathered with their dates and families for a military ball at the First United Methodist ...



Retiring school staff say bye  Mount Airy News

DOBSON — Surry County Schools recently thanked its retiring teachers and staff members for their years of *service*. Sonia Dickerson…



Cardinals' Hancock to play college tennis  Mount Airy News

Daniel Hancock signed with the College of New Rochelle to play college tennis on April 15 at East Surry High School. Pictured are: (front row, from left) mom ...



ROTC team brings home trophies, medals  Pilot Mountain News

The East Surry High School JROTC Raiders traveled to Harnett Central High School in Angier recently to take part in the school's annual Raider meet.



Category: Features  Pilot Mountain News

Westfield people are excited! Westfield Grill opened Monday, April 1. It will be open each Monday, Tuesday and Saturday from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and .



East Surry soccer player dies from injuries in wreck  myfox8.com

SURRY COUNTY, N.C. -- Officials said a 10th grader at East Surry High School who was injured in a car crash earlier this month died Sunday. Stokes County ...



East Surry band wins top honors  Mount Airy News

GREENSBORO —East Surry's Cardinal Flight marching band wrapped up the 2016 season by taking top honors in a competition at Northwest Guilford High ...



Playing their Cards right  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry started the New Year with a bang, defeating the Cardinals of East Wilkes High School 66-50. The Cardinals of East Surry High ...



Surry County science fair winners advance to regional competition  Mount Airy News

A local science fair demonstrated that an old-school event can keep up with modern trends in education. The 2016-2017 Surry County Schools District Science ...



Schools name new principals  Mount Airy News

Recently both the city and county school systems announced changes to staff over the summer. After two people retired within the Surry County Schools and one ...



Elkin HS JROTC Raiders compete at East Surry HS  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

PILOT MOUNTAIN — On Aug. 23, the Elkin JROTC Raider team traveled 45 minutes to East Surry High School in Pilot Mountain to compete against eight other ...



Pilot Mountain honors fallen police officers at memorial walk  Mount Airy News

Participants of a memorial walk honoring Pilot Mountain Police Officers Glenn Branscome and Ralph East gather for a photograph next to the sign marking ...



Pilot Mountain commissioners retire Captain Michael Palmer’s badge and gun  Pilot Mountain News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Captain Michael Palmer's badge and weapon have officially been retired by Pilot Mountain's board of commissioners. The vote came ...



Chad Freeman juggles jobs in Pilot  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — As a young up-and-coming assistant baseball coach, Chad Freeman had a few offers to leave East Surry for a head coaching gig. Over his ...



Hundreds take part in Special Olympics  Mount Airy News

DOBSON — In its 39th year, the Special Olympics Spring Games is as popular as ever among a group of Surry County's most special athletes. On Friday the ...



WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Ferrum hires Long as new assistant coach  Franklin News Post

FERRUM – Kelsey Long, who has served as the assistant women's basketball coach at NAIA St. Andrews University in North Carolina for the past two years, has ...



Basketball teams hold fundraiser  Pilot Mountain News

The East Surry High School gymnasium replaced the familiar sights of games and fans with a diverse assortment of mattresses Saturday as the girls' and ...



Bears sweep Surry track championships  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry was the host for Thursday's Surry County Track and Field Championships, but the five-school meet saw the Mount Airy Granite ...



Van Tucker will run against Surry County Commissioner Paul Johnson  Mount Airy News

PINNACLE — A Pinnacle resident has announced he will be running for the East District seat on the Surry County Board of Commissioners. Van Tucker, 60…



Creech signs with Catawba  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Stephen Creech of East Surry High School signed a National Letter of Intent Friday and will continue his football career at Catawba ...



Endowment honors former teacher  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A local school foundation has a new endowment fund in honor of a longtime education supporter. At a recent basketball game…



Diamont, George wed  Mount Airy News

Abby Hunter Diamont and Brooks Andrew George were married September 26 at 5 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Pilot Mountain.



No sharing for Lady Cards  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Six bright red banners hang from the outfield fence at East Surry High School's softball field. The last one proclaims that the Lady ...



Shoals Elementary holds Memorial Day service  Pilot Mountain News

Shoals Elementary School was decked out in red, white and blue for the Memorial Day Assembly. East Surry High School allowed its color guard to do the…



Race cars highlight cruise-in  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — This year's Hot Nights and Hot Cars cruise-in series will draw to a close here this weekend with a pair of shows that organizers are ...



East Surry sweeps county honors  Mount Airy News

Three individual all-state performers were recognized on Tuesday night at the Surry County Schools' Athletic Celebration. Two of them were Surry Central's ...



Federal Grants Boost N.C.'s 'Early College' High School Push  Education Week

Funds from the Investing in Innovation program have helped some rural high schools in North Carolina to ramp up their dual-enrollment efforts.



As always, Pilot parade delights  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — While other parades may have gotten a little more fanfare, few kicked up more enthusiasm as the one held recently in Pilot Mountain…



Cardinals stand tall on Senior Night  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry ended its regular season in a big way, defeating both North Stokes and Bishop McGuinness by a combined score of 138-25.



Cinderella Project to provide free prom dresses again Saturday  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The magic of kindness has been at work to bring beauty to prudent people this prom season with the Cinderella Project. On Saturday, local teens gathered at…



Eagles down Cards in tri-match  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The wrestling tri-match at East Surry High School on Thursday was filled with high drama, as all three competitions featuring the ...



Three SCC spikers honored for '17 performance  Pilot Mountain News

DOBSON — Moving back to her natural position of outside hitter paid huge dividends in 2017 for Anika Thomas and Surry Community College's volleyball team.



Cinderella Project provided free prom dresses  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

The magic of kindness has been at work to bring beauty to prudent people this prom season with the Cinderella Project. On Saturday, local teens gathered at…



Spending priorities divide commissioners  Mount Airy News

Monday's meeting of the Pilot Mountain town commissioners was a bit more contentious than usual as commissioners disagreed on how best to spend the ...



National Night Out a community event  Pilot Mountain News

Morgan Lynch, 9, and Alex Lynch, 11, get bracelets from the Pilot Mountain Rescue Squad booth Tuesday during National Night Out, hosted by the Pilot ...



Libertarians in it to win it in 2018  Smoky Mountain News

Congressional candidate Clif Ingram, L-Sylva, hopes to capitalize on recent growth in the Libertarian Party. Donated photo. For the first time in a decade, citizens ...



Marion commits to Wingate  Mount Airy News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry football standout Blake Marion will continue his football career at Wingate University next year. Marion announced his decision ...



Deck the Halls in Pilot Mountain showcases businesses and civic groups in town  Pilot Mountain News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Local officials are hoping their planned Deck the Halls in Pilot Mountain holiday celebration turns out to be better than any the town has…



Four JROTC cadets recognized  Pilot Mountain News

After competing for Cadet of the Quarter honors, four students from the East Surry High School JROTC program have been recognized for their exemplary…



Building a winning program: Jamie Pack's contribution  Mount Airy News

Jamie Pack instructs Mount Airy wrestlers Tanner Stevens (left) and Joan Ramirez at a Mat Monsters practice Jamie Pack looks on as his Mat Monsters wrestle ...



Lovell, Johnnie Mae Khalida  Winston-Salem Journal

Winston-Salem December 12, 1950 - December 10, 2016 Johnnie Mae Khalida Lovell, 65, was born on December 12, 1950 to the late John Lovell, Jr. and ...



Mount Pilot Now celebrates another season of cruise-ins  Pilot Mountain News

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pilot Mountain's last Hot Nights, Hot Cars cruise-in of the season will be a two-day affair. On October 2 the show will have a race car ...



Hooker, Jordan wed  Mount Airy News

Nicole Leigh Jordan and Benjamin Michael Hooker were united in marriage on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Mount Airy.



Crossingham, Marion  Mount Airy News

Alisonne Brady Marion and William Austin Crossingham, together with their families, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is ...



News headlines by Google News for East Surry High School Pilot Mountain NC

We have listed the latest news headlines that include ESHS . This site has been created to offer a place for ESHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the East Surry High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.