NEWS


ROTC does well in Virginia meet

ROTC does well in Virginia meet

The East Surry High School JROTC Raider team awoke early on March 16 to carry a large contingent of cadets to Ridgeway, Virginia, to take part in the ...

March 28th, 2019 |  


Shoals Elementary School pairs book buddies

Shoals Elementary School pairs book buddies

SHOALS — Shoals Elementary School is operating what it is calling a book buddy program, pairing fifth-grade students with those in second grade....

March 27th, 2019 |  


Pilot Mountain Police Reports

Pilot Mountain Police Reports

The following reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department in recent weeks:• A citation was issued to Sarah Elizabeth Shew, Pilot ...

March 26th, 2019 |  


Museum hosts pysanka egg workshop

Museum hosts pysanka egg workshop

The name has changed, but a popular Easter egg workshop at the Mount Airy Museum of Regional History has not.A “Pysanka Egg Workshop” bein...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Local teens take part in Rotary speech contest

Local teens take part in Rotary speech contest

GREENSBORO — Evan Barnard and Ashley Hunsucker, two North Surry students, recently participated in the Rotary District 7690 Four Way Test Speech...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Galactic Gals bring home trophy

Galactic Gals bring home trophy

GREENSBORO — Gentry Middle School students received the Core Values Inspiration Award at the N.C. First Lego League State Championship B Bracket...

March 12th, 2019 updated: March 12th, 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


4:27 pm
Updated: 6:37 pm. |    
Easter Bunny, live animals highlight event
Easter Bunny, live animals highlight event

Easter Bunny, live animals highlight event

The Pilot 4-H Club will be hosting a visit from the Easter Bunny on Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon at The Pilot Center, located at 612 E. Main St. in...

March 26th, 2019 updated: March 26th, 2019. |  


Westfield News

St. Patrick’s Day is Sunday. Wear your green outfit on that day.St. Patrick’s Day observes the death of St. Patrick, the patron saint of I...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Town named to new state initiative

Town named to new state initiative

After the Pilot Mountain Board of Commissioners completed business at its March meeting on Monday, some of the most interesting information was in the...

March 12th, 2019 |  


ACC BBQ lunch is Friday

The Armfield Civic and Recreation Center in Pilot Mountain will host its annual ACC Spring Barbecue Lunch Delivery on Friday, carrying meals to hungry...

March 5th, 2019 updated: March 5th, 2019. |  


Still time to be part of Sweet Repeats

First United Methodist Church of Pilot Mountain is offering a last chance for consigners to take advantage of next week’s “Sweet Repeats&#...

February 19th, 2019 |  


OPINION


8:27 am |    

Leftists undermining Trump?

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 |  


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 |  


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