NEWS


11:16 am
Updated: 8:58 pm. |    
Live for Sweets opens doors
Fans turn out for cruise-in, concert

Fans turn out for cruise-in, concert

The streets of downtown Pilot Mountain again filled Saturday for the August version of the Hot Nights and Hot Cars Cruise-in.A large and enthusiastic ...

August 6th, 2019 |  


Ruritans planning annual tractor show

Ruritans planning annual tractor show

PINNACLE — The Rock House Ruritan Club will be turning back the clock to a simpler time this Saturday as they host the 21st-annual edition of th...

July 31st, 2019 |  


Pilot hosts downtown street concert

Pilot hosts downtown street concert

The sounds of summer were in the air Saturday evening in Pilot Mountain as the town’s Downtown Events Committee hosted a summer street concert f...

July 31st, 2019 |  


Nunn Brothers draw a crowd to concerts

Nunn Brothers draw a crowd to concerts

Clear skies and moderate summer temperatures brought out an enthusiastic crowd of bluegrass music lovers to the Nunn Brothers Music Park in Woodville ...

July 30th, 2019 |  


Extraordinaires to perform at cruise-in

The August version of Pilot Mountain’s “Hot Nights and Hot Cars” cruise-in series will fill the downtown area on with classic sights...

July 30th, 2019 |  


Homeplace hosting 10th Summer Sensation

ARARAT — Local youths and adults are invited to enjoy a free evening of swimming, food and fellowship this Sunday from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Homepla...

July 30th, 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


Benefit to help three residents

A benefit fundraiser will take place on Saturday from 4-8 p.m. at the Westfield Community Building, located at 6631 Westfield Road across from the Wes...

July 17th, 2019 |  


If you show it, they will come watch

Organizers will be offering a summer classic at this month’s Pilot Mountain Movie on Main, featuring the 1989 baseball-themed movie, “Fiel...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Westfield News

Janice Lawson spent some time with her daughter, Tracey Coker, and her family in Richmond Hill, Georgia. Tracey, Matt, Hanna and Sarah took Janice to ...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Pilot Masons looking to renovate lodge

Pilot Masons looking to renovate lodge

The results are in, and Pilot Masonic Lodge #493 is ready to call last month’s “Poor Man’s Supper” a success.Motivated by the ...

July 10th, 2019 |  


Parade set in Siloam, band to play in Mount Airy

R & A Railroad will be performing Thursday at Veteran’s Park as part of the Independence Day festivities there.The band will begin performin...

July 3rd, 2019 |  


Westfield News

Red is for victory, white is for purity and blue is for loyalty in the USA where courage and fortitude is the norm. “Join hand-in-hand brave Ame...

July 3rd, 2019 |  


OPINION


Visitor angry over experience

To the Editor,On Saturday, March 23, my sons and I visited Mount Airy.It has been a while since I have been in your city, as I live in Tennessee, and ...

March 26th, 2019 |  


The wisdom of Winston still holds

The wisdom of Winston still holds

Considering Winston Churchill was an obnoxious imperialist, it’s a little surprising how often his words of wisdom can be of real value, even to...

March 1st, 2019 |  


Leftists undermining Trump?

To the Editor,For political advantage, leftist-Democrats insist that the recent Supreme Court of the United States confirmation is illegitimate and la...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Barter should have to earn subsidies

To the Editor,I finally got some real clear information on the Barter deal from that recent letter to editor (A better ‘barter’ for taxpay...

September 5th, 2018 |  


A better ‘barter’ for taxpayers

There’s been a flood of untrue comments saying the Committee for Transparency (CFT) is trying to block Barter.Not true. We simply seek to have o...

August 28th, 2018 |  


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 |  


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