Civil War to come alive next weekend

Civil War to come alive next weekend

ARARAT, Va. — History buffs and others with an interest in the War Between the States will have a field day, two to be exact, next weekend in Ar...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Meet me at the pole

Meet me at the pole

Students at Shoals Elementary School, just like their counterparts elsewhere in Surry County — even across the nation — marked the annual ...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


County schools launch new DARE program

County schools launch new DARE program

DOBSON — The Surry County Board of Education has given approval for the Surry County Sheriff’s Office to implement a new DARE program at t...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Education foundation raises $25,000

Education foundation raises $25,000

The Surry County Schools Educational Foundation raised more than $25,000 recently during its Seventh Annual Academic Golf Classic Tournament.“Th...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Gentry joins Northern obstetrics and gynecology practice

Gentry joins Northern obstetrics and gynecology practice

OB-GYN specialist Michael Gentry, MD, has joined Northern Hospital of Surry County and Northern Obstetrics & Gynecology. Gentry joins Druery DeVor...

September 28th, 2017 |  


State bill could affect county landfill

DOBSON — A veto Thursday by Gov. Roy Cooper will give local officials time to investigate some of the lesser known aspects of a proposed law tha...

September 28th, 2017 |  


5K Trail Run registration opens

5K Trail Run registration opens

Local runners and walkers are invited to start lacing their sneakers as they make plans to take part in the Armfield Civic and Recreation Center’...

September 28th, 2017 |  


SCC, Lees-McRae joins to offer nursing degree

The North Carolina Board of Nursing recently approved Surry Community College to offer two new Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses (RIBN) progr...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Westfield News

Westfield Friends will hold its fall revival on Thursdays in September with a guest speaker and special music for each service. Scheduled speakers inc...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Dining and dancing on Main Street

Dining and dancing on Main Street

A portion of Main Street in downtown Pilot Mountain was closed Saturday evening and turned into a dining area during a fundraiser held for Minglewood ...

September 27th, 2017 |