NEWS


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Westfield names students of the month

Westfield names students of the month

Westfield Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Month for both August and September.The students chosen for August were selected by thei...

October 3rd, 2019 |  


Race Car Friday Night returns

Race Car Friday Night returns

The downtown Pilot Mountain Hot Nights and Hot Cars cruise-in series will draw to a close this weekend with Saturday’s cruise-in preceded by wha...

October 2nd, 2019 |  


Pilot Mountain students learn about communnity helpers

Pilot Mountain students learn about communnity helpers

Kindergartners at Pilot Mountain Elementary School finished their unit on community helpers by having representatives from the Pilot Mountain Police D...

October 2nd, 2019 |  


5K trail run is Saturday

The Armfield Civic and Recreation Center invite all local runners and walkers to get up early for some morning exercise on Saturday as they host the a...

October 1st, 2019 |  


Sweet Repeats begins Thursday

First United Methodist Church will host the fall return of its biannual Sweet Repeats children’s consignment clothing sale on Thursday, Friday a...

September 25th, 2019 |  


Street concert set in Pilot Friday

Downtown Pilot Mountain’s Depot Street will be closed to traffic on Friday evening for an end-of-summer street concert featuring The Coconut Gro...

September 25th, 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


3:43 pm |    
Perfect day for a 5K
Pilot gives summer a concert send-off

Pilot gives summer a concert send-off

The sounds of summer were in the air throughout downtown Pilot Mountain Friday as the town welcomed The Coconut Groove Band for an end-of-summer stree...

October 3rd, 2019 |  


5K trail run is Saturday

The Armfield Civic and Recreation Center invite all local runners and walkers to get up early for some morning exercise on Saturday as they host the a...

October 1st, 2019 |  


42nd annual BBQ sale is Friday

42nd annual BBQ sale is Friday

Pilot Lodge #493, A.F. & A.M. will host its 42nd annual barbecue fundraiser on Friday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.This year the effort will feature free...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Sweet Repeats registration deadline is Friday

First United Methodist Church will be accepting online registration through Friday for consigners to take part in the fall version of its biannual ...

September 17th, 2019 updated: September 17th, 2019. |  


Friends, family mark pastor’s birthday

Friends, family mark pastor’s birthday

Longtime Pilot Mountain minister Don Collins was honored recently by friends and family, who gathered to celebrate his 83rd birthday.Known by those wh...

September 11th, 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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