"This school is the lighthouse of this community. It is the glue that keeps this community together," former Yancey student and teacher Waltine Eubanks said.
Supervisors Snow and Dumler, along with Albemarle County School Board Member Eric Strucko urged people to come out to the next school board meeting. That is scheduled for Thursday, August 9 at 6:30 p.m. inside the Albemarle County Office Building on McIntire Road.
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