NEWS


Shoals students show principal appreciation

Shoals students show principal appreciation

Throughout October, which is National Principal Appreciation Month, students and staff have shown their appreciation to Shoals Elementary School Princ...

October 30th, 2019 |  


Glow party a hit with all ages

Glow party a hit with all ages

Threatening weather forecasts forced Saturday night’s Let’s Glow Crazy Block Party to be moved from Main Street to inside the Armfield Civ...

October 29th, 2019 |  


Let’s glow crazy!

Downtown Pilot Mountain will be looking to light up the night on Saturday as they host a downtown Let’s Glow Crazy glow-in-the-dark block party....

October 24th, 2019 |  


Crowds flock to Horne Creek Cornshucking

Crowds flock to Horne Creek Cornshucking

PINNACLE — A slight chill was in the air for Saturday’s 28th-Annual Cornshucking Frolic at Horne Creek Living Historical Farm, helping to ...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Monsters march on Main Street

Monsters march on Main Street

Pilot Mountain was treated to a preview of Halloween on Saturday night as a wide array of unusual characters marched through the town in the Monsters ...

October 23rd, 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


Westfield News

Daylight Savings Time ends this week, during the overnight hours from Saturday to Sunday.It’s a new screaming season at the Hacker House. New cr...

October 30th, 2019 |  


Crowds flock to Horne Creek Cornshucking

Crowds flock to Horne Creek Cornshucking

PINNACLE — A slight chill was in the air for Saturday’s 28th-Annual Cornshucking Frolic at Horne Creek Living Historical Farm, helping to ...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Westfield News

Rhonda McCreary wants everyone to go to Trunk or Treat at Friendly Chapel Church, Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. This will be a safe family event with hay ...

October 23rd, 2019 |  


Pilot Mountain resident directs play

Pilot Mountain resident directs play

WINSTON-SALEM — Stained Glass Playhouse will present Agatha Christie’s “Witness for the Prosecution” during the first three we...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Westfield News

Alex Ridout and Rhonda McCreary went to El Paso to visit with Dalton Ridout before he deploys to the Middle East. “There is absolutely nothing t...

October 16th, 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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