NEWS


Lawson on Dean’s List

Kimberly Dawn Lawson, of Pilot Mountain, has been named to the UNC Asheville’s spring Chancellor’s List / Dean’s ListThe Chancellor&...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Sheriff: Murders won’t go unsolved

DOBSON — The investigations into five murders which occurred in the past year-and-a-half remain open, but investigators remain resolute in their...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Westfield News

Congratulations to Bethany Humphries on her recent graduation from the Elementary Education program at Lees-McRae College.The Nunn Brothers 19th Annua...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Celebrations mark Independence Day

Celebrations mark Independence Day

Local communities throughout the area came together for Independence Day, providing an array of traditional family celebrations.One such celebration w...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Blaze destroys house in Pilot Mountain

PILOT MOUNTAIN — In the early morning hours of Sunday, a house on Main Street here went up in flames.Fire Chief Derrick Manuel, Pilot Knob Volun...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Horne Creek displays ‘Then and Now’

Horne Creek displays ‘Then and Now’

PINNACLE — Thomas and Charlotte Hauser and their 12 children lived a very different life on their farm in Pinnacle in 1900 than farmers live tod...

July 11th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A uniform citation was issued to Steven Lee Gr...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Local dog trainer seeks to improve the health of locals and their canine companions.

Local dog trainer seeks to improve the health of locals and their canine companions.

For months Maggie Murphy envisioned a way for dogs and their owners to bond in a way that would benefit both humans and k-9 companions alike.Murphy is...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Surry volleyball camp slated for July

Surry volleyball camp slated for July

The Surry Community College volleyball team will hold a volleyball camp from Monday, July 18 through Thursday, July 21 at the Surry Community College ...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Local athletes receive SCC honor

Local athletes receive SCC honor

DOBSON — Two Surry County natives have been honored as the top student-athletes of the year for Surry Community College.East Surry alum Seth Bri...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Karate school produces winners

Karate school produces winners

Students from Japan Shudokan Budo-Kai Karate School in King returned from their latest competition this past Saturday. They competed in the AAU Karate...

June 9th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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A fond farewell
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Grandma gets pizza right

Westfield News

Stoney Ridge Baptist Church Community Outreach Round the Mountain is Saturday, May 20 at 3 p.m. at 1030 Stoney Ridge Road in Westfield. The even will ...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Grandma gets pizza right

Grandma gets pizza right

Despite the joys and general deliciousness of homemade pizza as often discussed in this space, the fact remains that a home oven is simply not capable...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Westfield News

Happy Mother’s Day!Saturday evening, April 29, Jerry and Lisa Chilton, along with Levi Jessup attended the live production of “Thunder in ...

May 10th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain’s Board of Commissioners appoint a Main Street Committee

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Monday morning Board of Commissioners met to form a committee to finalize the Main Street Program application.Pilot Mountain of...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain Elementary School names Honor Roll students

Pilot Mountain Elementary School names Honor Roll students

Students named to the Pilot Mountain Middle School Honor Rolls include:Fifth Grade A Honor RollLogan Hedrick, Maria Blakeney, Ally Crotts, Troy Haywoo...

May 5th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Welcome home veterans

Reader Diary: Requiem for the heart of Elkin

Reader Diary: Requiem for the heart of Elkin

Editor’s Note: Reader Diary is an occasional feature column penned by area readers. If you’d like to participate by sharing a particular m...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Westfield News

Harley Marsh got a brand new bicycle from Wayne and LaWanda Jessup last week. Harley is Betty Inman ‘s great-grandson. Betty wants Wayne And LaW...

November 2nd, 2016 |  


Westfield News

Happy Halloween! Trick or Treat! The witches fly! Warlocks play! Be haunted by..Jerry and Lisa Chilton, along with nephew Levi Jessup, attended the Wi...

October 26th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

Hallie Hall said a box of pears appeared on her porch after a friend put on Facebook she wanted some pears. Hallie really appreciates the fruit and wa...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

EJ Marshall and Genny Preston were married Saturday Oct. 8, at Woodbine Baptist Church in Mayodan. The couple were married by Pastor Mark Harper in a ...

October 12th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

Kyser George and his band, ShadowGrass, participated in the International Bluegrass Music Association’s World of Bluegrass during this past week...

October 5th, 2016 |  


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