Northern Pediatrics honored by Virginia group

Northern Pediatrics honored by Virginia group

Northern Pediatrics, a department of Northern Hospital of Surry County, was recently honored by a top medical insurer from Virginia, even though the c...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Westfield News

Labor Day is an annual holiday to celebrate the economic and social contributions of workers to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of the countr...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Code targets people, not animals

A week after adopting what is proving to be a controversial measure aimed at preventing town residents from feeding wild animals, a Pilot Mountain off...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Westfield Friends celebrate new minister

Westfield Friends celebrate new minister

The August 20 morning service of the Westfield Friends Meeting was highlighted by a celebration of Pastor Linda Anderson’s recording as a Friend...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Pilot rejecting $500k grant

Pilot rejecting $500k grant

PILOT MOUNTAIN — It’s said that a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush, but is it worth a million in the bush?The Pilot Mountain Boar...

August 29th, 2017 |  


County adopts capital needs schedule

DOBSON — Surry County commissioners on Monday adopted a plan to issue $10 million in bonds in the spring, the first of a planned issuance of up ...

August 29th, 2017 |  


County teachers get ready

County teachers get ready

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Surry County teachers, school officials, and a few of the system’s students, gathered Thursday for its annual convocation...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Governor taps Diamont for advisory group

Governor taps Diamont for advisory group

RALEIGH — A longtime local educator has been tapped by the governor to provide teaching advice.Recently Gov. Roy Cooper created the GovernorR...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Altec expanding, to add 50 jobs

Seventeen months ago, a large international firm bought a Mount Airy-based company, prompting fears among some that would lead to eventual job losses ...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Zaxby’s prepares to spread its wings in King

Zaxby’s prepares to spread its wings in King

With construction nearly finished, the first Zaxby’s in King is coming soon to 212 Ingram Road, across from Walmart. A fan favorite for chicken ...

August 24th, 2017 |