Second-annual Zombie Run set

Second-annual Zombie Run set

Zombies soon will be invading Mount Airy, but all in the name of fun and to support a charitable cause.The second-annual 5K Zombie Run for Charity is ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Girl Scouts clean-up, plant flowers downtown

Girl Scouts clean-up, plant flowers downtown

Girl Scouts and leaders from Troop 2655 visited downtown Pilot Mountain Saturday to clean out an overgrown area and plant flowers in some of the aband...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Farmfest celebrates the old ways

Farmfest celebrates the old ways

The group Our Communities of Northwest Stokes will host its second annual Francisco Farmfest on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Francisco Schoo...

October 4th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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 |  


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 |  


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 |  


Masons to hold 40th BBQ dinner

Masons to hold 40th BBQ dinner

Local Masons will reach a milestone Friday as Pilot Lodge #493 hosts its 40th annual barbecue.Barbecue will be served from 11 a.m. through 7 p.m. or a...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Community turns out for Harvey relief

Community turns out for Harvey relief

Surry County’s generosity showed Saturday as Veterans Memorial Park in Mount Airy played host to two charitable occasions on the same day.The lo...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


First Lady sends books to Pilot

First Lady sends books to Pilot

Pilot Mountain Elementary School and their students recently received something you don’t see every day: A gift from the First Lady.Yes, the Fir...

September 21st, 2017 |