Church marks 100 years

Church marks 100 years

Simmons Grove Baptist Church will be celebrating the 100th anniversary of the church on Sunday, Oct. 11.The special service will begin at 10:30 a.m. w...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Dear friends are cordially invited to Homecoming at Westfield Friends Meeting on October 11 at 11 a.m. The theme this year is “...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — I suppose the weather we are having is the news in every community at this time. And it is rather unusual weather. We have passed the t...

October 6th, 2015 |  


County schools unveil plan

County schools unveil plan

PILOT MOUNTAIN — “Lighting Pathways to Global Success” is the theme of the Surry County Schools’ (SCS) 2015-2018 strategic pla...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — During the weekend our community received more than two inches of rain! That was a blessing.‘Course it made the greens grow faste...

September 29th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Revival at Westfield Friends Meeting October 1. Linda Anderson will be the speaker. There will be special singing. This is the last ...

September 29th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Revival Starts this week at Westfield Friends Meeting. Please come to hear Archie Creed give the sermon on Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. There ...

September 8th, 2015 updated: September 8th, 2015. |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — The Westfield Ruritan Club is sponsoring a Country Ham Breakfast Sept. 12 from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the Westfield Community Building (...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — We had several visitors at the Baptist Church on Sunday morning.Bonnie Poindexter is home from the hospital and getting lots of TLC!Jak...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Students get chance to do TV work

Students get chance to do TV work

Surry Telephone Membership Corporation has been working to build its Surry TV system, hoping to make it more attractive to area consumers. Now, the co...

August 27th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

Double Creek Fire and Rescue is hosting a Community Yard Sale Sept. 12 at 7 a.m. until it’s over. Outside spots $10, inside spots $15, and table...

August 26th, 2015 updated: August 26th, 2015. |  


Siloam News

Bonnie Poindexter is now home and getting some much needed rest she didn’t get while in the hospital. Who does get rest in the hospital? When yo...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Young artists attend Art Camp at Surry

Young artists attend Art Camp at Surry

DOBSON — Local inspiring artists, ages 8 to 12, attended a day camp at Surry Community College in July. The 24 children enjoyed painting on canv...

August 25th, 2015 |  


4-H delegation attends annual Electric Congress

4-H delegation attends annual Electric Congress

WILMINGTON — The 68th annual 4-H Electric Congress was held July 13-15 at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. One hundred-eighty 4-H...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

The Rock House Ruritan Club will be hosting a benefit dinner on Saturday beginning at 6 p.m. Plates will be sold for $5 and an auction also will be he...

August 19th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

Brother Ken Bowman is doing a three-night revival at Popular Springs Baptist Church this week.Brother Mickey Brooks is interim pastor at the church fo...

August 19th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

Janie and Don Moss are thrilled their son, Benny, will be in Cuba at the USA Flag Raising Ceremony. Coastal Carolina Men’s Basketball team is in...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

And the rains came pouring down in Siloam. Now that was on Monday evening. I had picked some tomatoes earlier and Bob had gotten some peas from the pe...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

Don Fulk died last week. He will be missed in the family and in Siloam Baptist Church. Don had been very active in our church, serving in any area he ...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

Westfield is paradise! We are home and glad to be here. Got home on my birthday, July 30. That was a great celebration! Jack and I rode 6,353 miles on...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Future engineers attend camp at Surry

Future engineers attend camp at Surry

DOBSON — Twenty-five children ages 8 through 12 were recently able to experience what it would be like to be an electronics engineer at the Earl...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Future super heroes train at Surry Community College summer camp

Future super heroes train at Surry Community College summer camp

DOBSON — Thirty-eight children ages 3 to 6 recently attended Super Hero Training day camp at Surry Community College where campers learned how t...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

Bringing Westfield News to you from Canyon Springs Stage Stop Steakhouse. That’s somewhere near Newcastle, Wyoming, or Four Corners, Wyoming. We...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

Baby Daniel Curtis Sechrest arrived on Saturday, July 25. He will be spoiled by older sister Mary and all the elders in the family. The family lives i...

July 29th, 2015 |  


A variety of classes offered during August, at Surry Community College

A variety of classes offered during August, at Surry Community College

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be offering three unique classes during the month of August — hand quilting work, journal crafting a...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Westfield News is coming to you from Williams, Arizona. Jack and I are riding our motorcycle on Old Route 66. We started on Route 66...

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — We got over an inch of rain on Sunday afternoon in Siloam. We were happy to see it falling. Had some winds for awhile, but they didn...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Westfield News

Vacation Bible School at Brown Mountain Baptist Church July 18.Albion Missionary Baptist Church will be selling drinks at the Nunn Brother 17th annual...

July 15th, 2015 updated: July 15th, 2015. |  


Siloam News

Poplar Springs Baptist Church is having VBS this week. It will end on Friday evening.The pastor and wife from the Siloam Baptist church are on vacatio...

July 15th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

Shoals Independence Day celebration was a highlight of Jack’s and my 4th of July. The fireworks display was awesome! Thank you Shoals Community ...

July 8th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

We have been blessed in Siloam! On Saturday night, we got over an inch of rain. On Sunday afternoon, we got four-tenths. That is a blessing. And, yes ...

July 8th, 2015 |  


Flinchums hold reunion

ARARAT — The Flinchum family annual reunion was held on June 28 at Homeplace Park in Ararat. This was for the descendants of the late William He...

July 7th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

Well, the garden is wet. We got a good rain shower and that meant three more cucumbers. The beans are blooming and so are the squash. We’ve actu...

July 1st, 2015 |  


Westfield News

Sandy and Nancy Cook went to Disney World on June 13-20. They had a fun and busy vacation. Along with them were their daughter, Renee Kiser, and her h...

July 1st, 2015 |  


Westfield News

Happy Father’s Day to all the daddys! I hope your day was a restful one.On Saturday, Stoney Ridge Baptist Church will host the International Cam...

June 24th, 2015 |  


Siloam News

Beth, Joan, Faith and Paula recently enjoyed a weekend trip to New York City. While enjoying a Greyline Tour of the city, they got in on the Today Sho...

June 24th, 2015 |