NEWS


Davis to present ‘A.A. Burleigh: Civil War Soldier‘

Davis to present ‘A.A. Burleigh: Civil War Soldier‘

CRITZ, VA — Hasan Davis brings to life one of America’s overlooked heroes, Civil War veteran Angus Augustus Burleigh, during his performan...

November 11th, 2019 |  


VFW Post to hold flag retirement

VFW Post to hold flag retirement

Pilot Mountain VFW Post 9436 will host the thirteenth annual Veterans Day flag retirement ceremony on Saturday beginning at 11 a.m. and the public is ...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Fall Vintage Mart is Saturday

Fall Vintage Mart is Saturday

Items from the past will take center stage in downtown Pilot Mountain from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Saturday as the group Pilot Mountain United hosts th...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Westfield PTO holding bazaar

The Westfield Elementary PTO will be looking to stir up some early holiday spirit on Saturday as they sponsor its fourth annual Holiday Bazaar.The baz...

November 1st, 2019 |  


Great Chili Cook-off coming to Pilot

The Pilot Mountain Civic Club has announced plans for a new community fundraiser as they host the club’s first chili cook-off.The event will fea...

October 31st, 2019 |  


Gaz’s retirement on the horizon

Gaz’s retirement on the horizon

“Some superheroes fly – mine sits and stays.”That’s how a teen-aged East Surry student described getting a service dog to help...

October 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


Westfield News

Happy Thanksgiving!Pancakes with Santa — Saint Nick is stopping by to have breakfast at Double Creek Volunteer Fire department Saturday, Dec. 14...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Pictured are Pilot Mountain Middle School Students who took part in the school’s recent science fair.

Pictured are Pilot Mountain Middle School Students who took part in the school’s recent science fair.

Pilot Mountain Middle School recently held its annual science fair, with seven students taking first place ribbons and advancing on to the county wide...

November 13th, 2019 |  


Westfield News

The Help Us Help Others Thanksgiving Food Drive is underway at Westfield Grill.Help us fill the shelves of the Northern Stokes Food Pantry before Than...

November 13th, 2019 |  


Westfield News

Veterans Day, a U.S. federal holiday, is a time to honor and thank those who are serving or have served in the military and are still with us.PaPa Way...

November 6th, 2019 |  


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 |  


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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