The hunt for number values

The hunt for number values

​Luis Nava-Cruz, Annabel Campbell, and Kelly Grande work in a group to complete the place value chart. (9405)Teachers at Copeland Elementary Sch...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain class of ‘55 has reunion

Pilot Mountain class of ‘55 has reunion

The 1955 graduating class of Pilot Mountain High School held its 62-year class reunion on Aug. 12 at Mountain View Restaurant in Pilot Mountain. Their...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Sweet Repeats kicks off Thursday

Sweet Repeats kicks off Thursday

First United Methodist Church will host the fall return of its biannual “Sweet Repeats” children’s consignment clothing sale on Thur...

September 20th, 2017 |  


County has ‘record’ heroin bust

County has ‘record’ heroin bust

DOBSON — Arrests for heroin distribution have not been a frequent occurrence in Surry in recent years, but authorities have made an unprecedente...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Local airport closed for runway work

Local airport closed for runway work

If things sound a little quiet around Mount Airy-Surry County Airport these days, it’s because the facility is closed temporarily as part of a r...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Fair hits new heights with Hansens

Fair hits new heights with Hansens

As Hansen’s Spectacular Acrobatic Sensations began a show Saturday afternoon at the Surry County Agricultural Fair, a familiar warning resounded...

September 13th, 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 13th, 2017 |  


Westfield News

On Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 PV2 Dalton Ridout graduated from Army Basic Training in Ft. Sill, Oklahoma. Present for his graduation as well as the Family ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


97-year-old businessman still going strong

97-year-old businessman still going strong

Family and friends of Sanders McHone gathered at his Pilot Mountain business last Wednesday to help him celebrate his 97th birthday.The setting was a ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Good weather, turnout for ‘Celebrate Ag’

Good weather, turnout for ‘Celebrate Ag’

DOBSON — “I’ve been out here in the pouring rain, and I’ve been out here in 95-degree heat.”Bryan Cave, Surry County Ext...

September 12th, 2017 |