Library photography contest taking entries

The Northwestern Regional Library will be holding its annual traveling photography soon.The event will take place on April 10 at the Charles H. Stone ...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


NWRL Transformation Traveling Photography Exhibit on display

The 2017 Transformation Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit is on display at the Jonesville Public Library during the month of...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Arts Council features Torreys in Apple Gallery

Arts Council features Torreys in Apple Gallery

The Stokes County Arts Council will be featuring Angela Torrey in the Apple Gallery during the month of October.As an artist in the picturesque foothi...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Zaxby’s prepares to spread its wings in King

Zaxby’s prepares to spread its wings in King

With construction nearly finished, the first Zaxby’s in King is coming soon to 212 Ingram Road, across from Walmart. A fan favorite for chicken ...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Prior to a recent 3-2 vote from Stokes County Commissioners to fund 50 percent of six art positions at the elementary level, Board Member Sonya Cox ex...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


PART reducing some rates

PART reducing some rates

The Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation (PART) has been serving Surry County with Route 6 Express Bus service for over 11 years and Stokes ...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Pinnacle Ruritans recognize students

The Pinnacle Ruritan Club annually awards a scholarship to a student who attended Pinnacle Elementary School and this year that scholarship was awarde...

July 11th, 2017 |  


UNC School of the Arts summer concerts set in Stokes

UNC School of the Arts summer concerts set in Stokes

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts Summer Music School is presenting a series of free concerts by the Summer Strings chamber ensemble...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Photo exhibit on display in Mount Airy

The 2017 “Transformation” Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the Mount Airy Public Library ...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


A fond farewell

A fond farewell

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Lorrie Sawyers couldn’t help but wipe away a few tears.The East Surry High School principal is accustomed to bidding grad...

June 20th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain’s Board of Commissioners appoint a Main Street Committee

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Monday morning Board of Commissioners met to form a committee to finalize the Main Street Program application.Pilot Mountain of...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain Elementary School names Honor Roll students

Pilot Mountain Elementary School names Honor Roll students

Students named to the Pilot Mountain Middle School Honor Rolls include:Fifth Grade A Honor RollLogan Hedrick, Maria Blakeney, Ally Crotts, Troy Haywoo...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain’s Board of Commissioners appoint a Main Street Committee

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Monday morning Board of Commissioners met to form a committee to finalize the Main Street Program application.Pilot Mountain of...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Cremated remains found in King neighborhood

Authorizes have reported that “93 bags” of cremated remains were found at 110 Faye Court, near King, in February, and now a Winston-Salem ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Police Report

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:—A uniform citation was issued to Amanda Hazelwo...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Lola Lane Sewage pipes to be repaired, deemed an emergency

Lola Lane Sewage pipes to be repaired, deemed an emergency

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A sewer line on Lola Lane was deemed by town officials to be in need of emergency repair, which is likely to cost the town near...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Residents of Pilot Mountain can expect to see an increase in their water bill

Residents of Pilot Mountain can expect to see an increase in their water bill

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Residents of Pilot Mountain will see their water and sewer bills rise by an average of 7 percent, mostly to pay for the cost of...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Police Reports

Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A report of breaking and entering was filed on...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:—A report of larceny was filed on March 22 at 71...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A uniform citation was issued to Paige Nicole ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


The Town of Pilot Mountain needs 17 easements for stream restoration

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Town officials have decided to rally together to go door-to-door to collect easements for the Depot Street stream restoration p...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A report of breaking and entering was filed on...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Police Reports

Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A two-car collision was reported on Feb. 25 at...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Fugitive apprehended in Pilot Mountain

Fugitive apprehended in Pilot Mountain

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A Patrick County woman was arrested on child abuse charges recently by the Pilot Mountain Police Department.On March 1, Brittan...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Pilot man charged with child porn

Pilot man charged with child porn

A Pilot Mountain man was arrested last week on child pornography charges.Christopher Lewis Tucker, 30, of 800 Westridge Drive, Pilot Mountain, was cha...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A case of attempted breaking and entering and ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A report of larceny was filed on Feb. 10 on So...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— Alexis Jarece Shianne Wright, of Pilot Mountai...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Prescribed burn set at Pilot Mountain

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Passers-by at Pilot Mountain State Park shouldn’t necessarily be alarmed if they see fire on the mountain Wednesday, Feb....

January 31st, 2017 |  


Police Reports

Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A two-car collision was reported on Jan. 24 at...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A incident report was filed on Jan. 12 at 711 ...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Heather Calloway Smith to exhibit at the Hanging Rock Park Gallery

Heather Calloway Smith to exhibit at the Hanging Rock Park Gallery

Hanging Rock State Park Visitors Center will feature artist Heather Calloway Smith’s exhibit during the months of January and February 2017.Smit...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A motor collision report was reported on Jan. ...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Heather Calloway Smith to exhibit at the Hanging Rock Park Gallery

Heather Calloway Smith to exhibit at the Hanging Rock Park Gallery

Hanging Rock State Park Visitors Center will feature artist Heather Calloway Smith’s exhibit during the months of January and February 2017. A &...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A uniform citation was issued to Chuck Hawks, ...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A two-car collision was reported on Dec. 19 at...

December 28th, 2016 |  


Police Reports

The following incident/investigation reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department:— A report of misdemeanor larceny was filed on D...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Wilhem featured at Hanging Rock Gallery

Wilhem featured at Hanging Rock Gallery

The Stokes County Arts Council will feature Eileen M. Wilhem’s artwork at the Hanging Rock State Park Gallery (Hanging Rock Visitor’s Cent...

September 1st, 2016 |  


Charges filed against Pilot Mountain candidate

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pilot Mountain commissioner and candidate Kimberly Quinn has filed charges against fellow candidate Frank Nichols.The charges i...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Karate school produces winners

Karate school produces winners

Students from Japan Shudokan Budo-Kai Karate School in King returned from their latest competition this past Saturday. They competed in the AAU Karate...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Cool kick-off for Pilot cruise-in

Cool kick-off for Pilot cruise-in

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Misty rain and temperatures in the low 60s put a bit of a damper on the first Hot Nights Hot Cars Cruise-In of 2016 which was h...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Surry softball aims for another postseason run

With six players back from the first softball team in school history to reach the College World Series, Surry Community College has its eyes set on an...

March 1st, 2016 |