NEWS


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Poppies for remembrance
County hears plea for monument

County hears plea for monument

DOBSON — The Surry County Board of Commissioners appears ready to budget a small contribution to help erect a World War I monument in France.Com...

May 28th, 2019 |  


Shoals kindergarteners host Muffins for Mom

Shoals kindergarteners host Muffins for Mom

Shoals Elementary School kindergarteners recently hosted their mom for the school’s annual Muffins for Moms event.“Our kindergarten studen...

May 21st, 2019 |  


SCC artists show off their work

SCC artists show off their work

Surry Community College art students and instructor Linda Beroth welcomed family, friends and the public to The Pilot Center Sunday afternoon for the ...

May 21st, 2019 |  


Runners take to the street in 5K

Runners take to the street in 5K

A group of 56 runners came out early Saturday morning to take part in the 10th-annual Pilot Mountain Woman’s Club Heart and Sole 5K.Joshua LeCro...

May 16th, 2019 |  


Weather hurts food collections

Weather hurts food collections

The Pilot Mountain, Ararat and Pinnacle post offices were among those taking part in the national Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive last week, collecting fo...

May 15th, 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

• Fun time had by family, friends and neighbors of Tommy and Crystal Lawson on Saturday at their Memorial weekend celebration. Cliff Cody –...

May 29th, 2019 |  


East Surry JROTC holds awards banquet

East Surry JROTC holds awards banquet

The East Surry High School JROTC program hosted an awards banquet on May 18, during which 32 awards were presented to individual cadets.The evening be...

May 29th, 2019 |  


Westfield News

Memorial Day is Monday, May 27 and the day is designed to honor the U.S. military veterans that have died in the line of duty. The wearing of poppies ...

May 22nd, 2019 |  


Westfield News

The Rash Clark Annual Fish Fry Event will be on Saturday at the VFW Building in Pilot Mountain from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. $7 per plate. Chicken will also ...

May 15th, 2019 |  


Bass fishing tournament results announced

Bass fishing tournament results announced

PINE HALL — The Dobson Lions Club sponsored its 19th-Annual Larry Wilmoth Memorial Buddy Bass Fishing Tournament at River View Golf Course near ...

May 13th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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 |  


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 |  


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