CDC: widespread flu in North Carolina

CDC: widespread flu in North Carolina

Flu-related deaths are rising in North Carolina, according to a statement issued by the state Department of Health and Human Services earlier this wee...

January 14th, 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 |  


Board approves bids for roofing work

Board approves bids for roofing work

Roofing work at two schools draw close after Surry County Schools approved two bids last week.Four roofing companies submitted sealed bids to perform ...

January 10th, 2017 |  


SCC course explores insurance agent needs

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s new Property and Casualty Insurance Pre-Licensing course, in cooperation with the Independent Insurance...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Town has new emergency alert system

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A new alert system for emergencies is coming to town.After the water main break on U.S. 52 Bypass a year ago, town officials be...

December 27th, 2016 |  


Author visits local schools

Author visits local schools

A nationally known author made three stops in Surry County Schools in the past week to visit students.North Carolina author Barbara O’Connor vis...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Pilot resident among SCC Ambassadors

Pilot resident among SCC Ambassadors

DOBSON — The Surry Community College Ambassador Scholars Program recognizes outstanding students who serve as public relations representatives b...

December 13th, 2016 |  


New security system launching at East Surry

New security system launching at East Surry

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Now that students have had a few days to learn their way around campuses, Surry County Schools is ready to launch a new securit...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Computer and technology classes starting in August in Surry and Yadkin counties

DOBSON — Several computer and technology classes will be starting soon at various Surry Community College locations throughout Surry and Yadkin ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Surry offering taxidermy orientation in August

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be holding an open house for its taxidermy course later this month at The Pilot Center, 612 E. Main St., P...

August 8th, 2016 |