Siloam News

SILOAM — First, I must correct an error I made in last week’s news. Marsha didn’t walk up to look for Melinda in the pouring down ra...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Easter Sunrise Service will be held at Albion Baptist Church March 27 at 7 a.m. Breakfast after the service. Sunday School will star...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — Siloam has been blessed with snow, sleet, rain, sunshine and fog. Now what else could we ask for? I needed all these types of weather t...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Dean Barley’s home and the heart of the Vineyard Camp burnt this passed week. Eddie Carter, the Pastor of Brown Mountain Churc...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Citizen voices concern about healthcare costs

Dear Editor,Fourteen years ago I underwent a liver transplant. At the time I only had traditional Medicare, which meant I was responsible for 20 perce...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Mark your calendars for March 12 at Old Westfield School Cafeteria and Gym from 4 - 8 p.m. There will be a Fundraiser for Jeff and R...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — Denver, Denver who? …….Well, the Panthers tried!!!!Fay Riddle had company on Friday. Her daughter along with her husband an...

February 10th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Happy Valentines Day, friends!Fundraiser for Jason Blevins on Feb. 21 at Galax Moose Lodge, 1114 E. Stuart Drive, Galax Virginia. 24...

February 10th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Share the love benefit for Scotty Marshall to assist with his medical expenses. Scotty has been diagnosed with Glioblastoma Stage 4 ...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — The snow is melting. The sun is shining and the temperature is rising. And that is good!Many folks in the area are sick. Maybe the weat...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — Siloam got snow on Sunday! Now I’m sure no one else saw the beautiful flakes falling. Well, you would have had to look real fast ...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — A new year, a new tradition!Keith Burwell spent New Year’s Eve in Morehead City! He was joined by many of his friends includin...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — Folks, I am sorry that the Siloam News has been missing for the past two weeks. The writer has been ill. I picked up some sort of a bug...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Nancy and Sandy Cook had all of Nancy’s family at their home New Years Day to celebrate Christmas and New Years. The Montgomer...

January 5th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Happy New Year! Have a blessed and healthy 2016!Melissa Carter had a lovely time with her daughter, Kendra Carter, last Sunday night...

December 30th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Jesus is the reason for Christmas! God Bless You as you celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.Westfield Baptist Church would like for ...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Brown Mountain Baptist Church will have their Christmas play Dec. 6 at 6:30 p.m. Please bring your favorite goodies to share with ev...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


Siloam News

SILOAM — Robert White was a resident of Surry County for eighty four years, and many of those years were spent in Siloam with wife Kaye. He died...

December 2nd, 2015 updated: December 2nd, 2015. |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Have a very Blessed and Happy Thanksgiving!Sara Simmons and Barbara Ann Smith planned a little get together for Elizabeth Joyce on h...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — Veterans Day is an official United States federal holiday that is observed annually on November 11, honoring people who have served ...

November 10th, 2015 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — On Nov. 7 from 7 : 30 to 10 a.m. The Westfield Ruritan Club is having a ham and egg breakfast (country ham, eggs, grits, homemade bi...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Siloam News

SILAOM — November is here! That means Thanksgiving is on the way. All sorts of events are taking place at local churches and community centers.C...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Westfield News

WESTFIELD — The Westfield Ruritan Club is having a ham and egg breakfast (country ham, eggs, grits, homemade biscuits, gravy) to sponsor two chi...

October 27th, 2015 |  


East Surry’s Tunstall family local royalty in swimming

East Surry’s Tunstall family local royalty in swimming

Jeff Tunstall said some friends asked him why he and his wife Leah are building an addition onto their house.“Two of your children are grown, an...

October 19th, 2015 |  


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 |  


One dead, another injured in Surry crash

One dead, another injured in Surry crash

At least one person was injured and another was reportedly killed in a late morning wreck near Mount Airy.Although details are sketchy at this time, a...

August 8th, 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 |  


Stokes Arts receives RiverBank Fund grant

DANBURY — The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region announced this week eight grant awards totaling $237,500 from the RiverBank Fund, inc...

July 28th, 2015 |