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 |  


Pinnacle Ruritans recognize students

The Pinnacle Ruritan Club annually awards a scholarship to a student who attended Pinnacle Elementary School and this year that scholarship was awarde...

July 11th, 2017 |  


New comedy to premiere in Mount Airy

New comedy to premiere in Mount Airy

What would you do if you won an entire town in a card game?That’s the situation facing retired Air Force Colonel John Hicks in the NoneSuch Play...

July 10th, 2017 |  


City to host 4th Comic-Con

City to host 4th Comic-Con

Superheroes, caped crusaders and other costumed characters will invade downtown Mount Airy Saturday, but no one should be alarmed, even by supervillai...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Machining students meet Kurt Busch

Machining students meet Kurt Busch

Surry Community College students enrolled in MAC 113: Machining Technology III recently met NASCAR driver Kurt Busch at the Haas Factory Outlet in Col...

July 5th, 2017 |  


SCC recognized for energy savings

SCC recognized for energy savings

Surry Community College was recently recognized by the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), Environmental Assistance and Customer...

July 5th, 2017 |