NEWS


4:08 pm |    
Jones named Ruritan of Year
12:30 pm |    
50 years later, officers remembered

50 years later, officers remembered

A group of family members, town officials and local residents assembled in the parking lot of Tlaquepaque Restaurant on Old U.S. 52 Bypass in Pilot Mo...

February 5th, 2019 |  


Pilot Mountain Police Reports

Pilot Mountain Police Reports

The following reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department in recent weeks:• An incident/investigation report dated Jan. 22 covers...

January 30th, 2019 |  


Walk to remember slain officers

Walk to remember slain officers

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Area residents are invited to join in the annual memorial walk to honor the memory of fallen Pilot Mountain police officers Gle...

January 30th, 2019 |  


Pilot board rezones property

Pilot board rezones property

At the Jan. 14 meeting of Pilot Mountain’s town board, the commissioners approved a request for a zoning change after a public hearing and a gre...

January 22nd, 2019 |  


Body found in Fancy Gap, murder charge issued

Body found in Fancy Gap, murder charge issued

A body believed to be that of a Stokes County man missing since last week was found in Fancy Gap, Virginia, late Wednesday night and a Winston-Salem m...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Mom, daughter honored for work

Mom, daughter honored for work

A local mother and daughter were honored recently by the Narcolepsy Network for their efforts to increase public awareness of narcolepsy and for co-fo...

January 16th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


3:37 pm
Updated: 5:25 pm. |    
Cardinals name Lowman football coach
5:19 pm |    
East Surry falls, 49-27
East Surry names new fieldhouse for Coach Downs

East Surry names new fieldhouse for Coach Downs

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Long-time coach Barry Hall started out as an assistant to Downs, only to have Downs reverse the tables a bit when he told Hall ...

November 21st, 2017 |  


East turns the tables

East turns the tables

RONDA — Some things are so nice they need to happen twice.The East Surry Cardinals and the East Wilkes Cardinals first met this season in week 1...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Three SCC spikers honored for ‘17 performance

Three SCC spikers honored for ‘17 performance

DOBSON — Moving back to her natural position of outside hitter paid huge dividends in 2017 for Anika Thomas and Surry Community College’s ...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Cards pull it out with 33 seconds left

Cards pull it out with 33 seconds left

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry sent Starmount packing for the second time this season with a 21-14 victory over the Rams in the first round of the ...

November 13th, 2017 |  


East Surry wins JROTC Raider Challenge

East Surry wins JROTC Raider Challenge

The East Surry Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) program seemed to enjoy being at home Saturday as it took on a large and impressi...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Silver Cardinals

Silver Cardinals

BURLINGTON — About 15 minutes after their season came to an end on a damp Saturday evening, one could notice many of the East Surry tennis playe...

November 7th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


4:08 pm |    
Jones named Ruritan of Year

Westfield News

Saturday is Groundhog Day! An early spring time would be nice.The Punxsutawney Groundhog Club was founded in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, in 1887 by a ...

January 30th, 2019 |  


Library plans holiday story walk

The Charles H. Stone Memorial Library will be putting a twist on a favorite activity this week as it introduces a holiday version of Story Walk.The li...

November 21st, 2018 |  


Westfield News

Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday at 2 a.m. local time. At that time you should set your clocks and watches back to 1 a.m., if they don’t do i...

October 30th, 2018 |  


Westfield News

October is Fire Prevention Month.Paul Portch was recently honored with the Tom Downing Fellow Award in appreciation of his unselfish personal efforts ...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Westfield News

Tracey, Hanna, Sara and Matt Coker from Richmond Hill, Georgia, spent several days with Janice and Sammy Lawson this past week. Janice and Sammy are T...

October 9th, 2018 |  


OPINION


8:27 am |    

Leftists undermining Trump?

Writer has had enough with city leaders

To the Editor,After retiring from the Air Force and Postal Service I just wanted to settle down and enjoy my retirement years with no responsibilities...

July 25th, 2018 |  


The internet is indeed a world wide web

The internet is indeed a world wide web

Have you noticed your inbox being flooded with permission requests from just about everybody that has your email address? From the internet giants to ...

June 1st, 2018 |  


Who is America’s greatest living novelist?

Who is America’s greatest living novelist?

Is it too soon to ask who is now America’s greatest living novelist? Philip Roth has been dead since Tuesday, and I’m a little curious as ...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Celebrities are just like us, they die

Celebrities are just like us, they die

It is really annoying the way celebrities whom one has never met are constantly dropping dead and inflicting unwanted reminders of mortality on all of...

May 18th, 2018 |  


A ‘peony’ by any other name

A ‘peony’ by any other name

A most delightful aroma was wafting out of my colleague Kim Cagle’s office on Thursday as I walked by. I looked inside, and she had a glorious b...

May 11th, 2018 |  


Reader stunned by city action

To the Editor,I was astounded to read the story about the Mount Airy Board of Commissioners refusing the rezoning request for the Shepherd’s Hou...

May 8th, 2018 |  


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