Eleven take part in talent show

Eleven take part in talent show

The Surry Early College Student Council recently held its annual talent show, with nine students and two faculty members performing with different tal...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Shoals community center vandalized

Shoals community center vandalized

The Shoals Community Recreation Center was vandalized last week, causing significant damages and prompting the center’s board of directors to of...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Commissioner takes issue with criticism of police

Commissioner takes issue with criticism of police

On Monday evening, the Pilot Mountain town commissioners resolved a few issues, kicked a couple of cans down the road, one of which has been being kic...

October 17th, 2017 updated: October 17th, 2017. |  


Scott named Employee of the Month

Scott named Employee of the Month

DOBSON — Surry County Schools and the Surry County Schools Educational Foundation recognized Holly Scott, data manager at North Surry High Schoo...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Hundreds show up to sample sonkers

Hundreds show up to sample sonkers

As with many local gatherings at this time of year, the 38th-annual Surry County Sonker Festival offered great old-time music, fellowship and a chance...

October 11th, 2017 |  


County approves $25K matching grant

DOBSON — Surry County has agreed to pitch in $25,000 to land a $500,000 grant to help a Mount Airy business expand and add 50 jobs.The county Bo...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Free SBC seminars coming this month

Surry Community College’s Small Business Center will be holding free seminars and workshops in October at various locations in Surry and Yadkin ...

October 10th, 2017 |  


HB 56, landfill bill, clears veto into law

HB 56, landfill bill, clears veto into law

The General Assembly on Wednesday overrode Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of a wide-ranging environmental bill that could have an impact loca...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Shoals holds Wild West Book Fair

Shoals holds Wild West Book Fair

Shoals Elementary School held its first book fair of the year recently, with a western theme for the week.That meant all students and staff at the sch...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Workshops for jobless set for this month

Surry Community College will be offering several free workshops aimed at helping the unemployed and underemployed workers throughout this month. No ad...

October 9th, 2017 |