Jessup Grove holding block party

Jessup Grove holding block party

With the days of summer beginning to dwindle to a precious few, Jessup Grove Baptist Church will be offering a last chance for summer fun for all ages...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Rotary helping Back-To-School Jam

Rotary helping Back-To-School Jam

Area residents will have an opportunity to help out under-privileged children who will soon be back in school.On Aug. 19 the Mount Airy Rotary Club wi...

August 16th, 2017 |  


New maps could push out incumbent

New maps could push out incumbent

RALEIGH — The plans to redraw legislative districts in the state will likely affect Surry County, according to one of the two legislators who re...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Builder earns national recognition

Builder earns national recognition

A local builder has received national recognition for building energy efficient homes in accordance with guidelines from the US Department of Energy&#...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Surry Community College donates Dobson Fire Department’s 1958 fire truck to Tractor Brown’s Museum and Event Center in Yadkinville

Surry Community College donates Dobson Fire Department’s 1958 fire truck to Tractor Brown’s Museum and Event Center in Yadkinville

YADKINVILLE — After a year’s worth of repair and refurbishment by automotive students at Surry Community College, Dobson Fire Department&#...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Newcomers check out Cruise In

Newcomers check out Cruise In

Clear skies and slightly cooler temperatures proved to be the perfect combination for Saturday’s Hot Nights and Hot Cars Cruise-in event, as one...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Folks stampede to livestock sale

Folks stampede to livestock sale

If streets, stores, parks or other local venues seemed a little devoid of people last Tuesday (Aug. 1), it might have been because everybody and his b...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Westfield News

From Sherri J. Hutchens about her Mama, Marie Jessup:I wanted to update everybody on my mom. She is coming home August 9. She is so excited! She has b...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Turn back the clock

Turn back the clock

The Rock House Ruritan Club turned back the clock on Saturday, giving residents and visitors a glimpse of the farming way of life which until recently...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Night Out offers fun for all

Night Out offers fun for all

An assortment of community service organizations came together with the residents they serve last week for an evening of food, fellowship and mutual s...

August 8th, 2017 |