Lovells Chapel purchases Mount Airy church building

Lovells Chapel purchases Mount Airy church building

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Lovells Chapel Church in Pilot Mountain has announced the purchase and planned opening of a Mount Airy church building, with Pa...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Community supports fundraiser for Nancy Reynolds Elementary

Community supports fundraiser for Nancy Reynolds Elementary

WESTFIELD — Students and staff at Nancy Reynolds Elementary will benefit from a fundraising event held on Saturday. The Rock House Ruritan Club ...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Priddys dance their way to 20 years of success

Priddys dance their way to 20 years of success

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Ultimate Dance Studio is celebrating 20 years of business in Pilot Mountain. With thousands of students during the last 20 year...

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


Boosters support East Surry athletics with first Fan Fest

Boosters support East Surry athletics with first Fan Fest

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Cardinals athletes came together to celebrate the new season during the first East Surry Fan Fest on Friday. The community was ...

August 25th, 2015 updated: August 25th, 2015. |  


Town receives LGC recommendations

Town receives LGC recommendations

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Representatives from the Local Government Commission, a division of the Department of State Treasurer, made a site visit to the...

August 19th, 2015 |  


New building to help outreach center expand services

New building to help outreach center expand services

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Pilot Mountain Outreach Center has added a third building to its facility, creating additional space to meet the needs of a...

August 19th, 2015 |  


Tails and Bells Gala to raise funds for Stokes animal shelter

DANBURY — Animal lovers working to raise money to create a new, no-kill animal shelter for Stokes County will be a lot closer to their $400,000 ...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Blimp flies low over Pilot Mountain

Blimp flies low over Pilot Mountain

The Met Life blimp passes over the town of Pilot Mountain on Aug. 12 on its way to the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, where it will provide aeria...

August 14th, 2015 |  


Old Westfield bridge contract awarded

Old Westfield bridge contract awarded

PILOT MOUNTAIN — With multiple bridges providing access to the town, residents of Pilot Mountain were concerned last year when they learned abou...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Crash claims one life, one critical

Crash claims one life, one critical

MOUNT AIRY — According to a Surry County official, a woman injured in a car accident at the US 52 and I-74 interchange on Saturday is still in c...

August 11th, 2015 updated: August 11th, 2015. |  


National Night Out a community event

National Night Out a community event

Morgan Lynch, 9, and Alex Lynch, 11, get bracelets from the Pilot Mountain Rescue Squad booth Tuesday during National Night Out, hosted by the Pilot M...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |  


Weather perfect for Hot Nights Hot Cars

Weather perfect for Hot Nights Hot Cars

Mustangs, new and old, line the curb along with many other classic and show cars Saturday during the Hot Nights Hot Cars Cruise-in in downtown Pilot M...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Energy crisis inspires local author

Energy crisis inspires local author

PILOT MOUNTAIN — An engaging dystopian novel set in the near future, “Mountain Whispers, Days Without Sun” holds more than entertain...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Farming history highlighted at Rock House

Farming history highlighted at Rock House

PINNACLE — History was on parade Saturday as adults and children took part in the annual Rock House Ruritan Club’s antique tractor show, p...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Cold murder case at ‘critical’ stage

Cold murder case at ‘critical’ stage

DOBSON — Investigators have fielded hundreds of responses since a stepped-up effort began in March to solve the cold-case murder of a 14-year-ol...

August 4th, 2015 updated: August 4th, 2015. |  


Rural history to be on display at tractor show

Rural history to be on display at tractor show

PINNACLE — The rich agricultural history of rural northwestern North Carolina will be highlighted this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Roc...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Girl Scouts to host craft and vendor fair

Girl Scouts to host craft and vendor fair

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pilot Mountain Girl Scout Troop 02318 will be raising funds while supporting its community this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m....

July 29th, 2015 |  


Local veterans continue service as civilians

Local veterans continue service as civilians

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Two local men, along with several of their fellow veterans, have formed an organization called Feeding A Hungry Veteran. After ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Music lovers come out for bluegrass festival

Music lovers come out for bluegrass festival

WESTFIELD — The festive atmosphere at last weekend’s 17th annual Nunn Brothers Bluegrass Festival was reminiscent of generations past, whe...

July 28th, 2015 |  


National Night Out promotes crime prevention

National Night Out promotes crime prevention

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Serving the public is the primary goal of the Pilot Mountain Police Department. The annual National Night Out event on Aug. 4 i...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Senator Randleman assists Pilot Mountain

Senator Randleman assists Pilot Mountain

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Depot Street was once the most vital road in Pilot Mountain. The link to the world beyond, Depot Street held the train station ...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Bluegrass festival to feature Lost & Found Band

Bluegrass festival to feature Lost & Found Band

WESTFIELD — Live bluegrass music will return to the Nunn Brothers Music Park this weekend, beginning Thursday at 7 p.m., and will remain for muc...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Program offers hunter safety training for local youths

Program offers hunter safety training for local youths

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Members of the Pilot Mountain Shooters completed a successful fundraiser last weekend and now plan to use those funds to make h...

July 21st, 2015 |  


35-mile hike creates awareness of childhood hunger

35-mile hike creates awareness of childhood hunger

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July 15th, 2015 |  


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July 15th, 2015 |  


Classics come out for Double Creek car show

Classics come out for Double Creek car show

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July 15th, 2015 |  


Francisco Elementary School closed

Francisco Elementary School closed

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July 14th, 2015 updated: July 15th, 2015. |  


Friends of Sauratown Mountains improve trails at Pilot Mountain

Friends of Sauratown Mountains improve trails at Pilot Mountain

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July 14th, 2015 |  


Fireworks, parade highlight festive Shoals celebration

Fireworks, parade highlight festive Shoals celebration

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July 8th, 2015 |  


Ararat celebrates Independence Day

Ararat celebrates Independence Day

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July 8th, 2015 |  


Luna’s Trail offers ‘farmer for a day’ experience

Luna’s Trail offers ‘farmer for a day’ experience

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July 8th, 2015 |  


Siloam celebration highlights community, tradition

Siloam celebration highlights community, tradition

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July 8th, 2015 |  


Hot Nights, Hot Cars cruise-in beats the rain

Hot Nights, Hot Cars cruise-in beats the rain

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July 7th, 2015 updated: July 7th, 2015. |  


Fallen Cardinals, Rebels to be honored with monument

Fallen Cardinals, Rebels to be honored with monument

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July 7th, 2015 |  


Surry County Girl Scouts recognized for service

Surry County Girl Scouts recognized for service

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July 1st, 2015 |  


New ice cream shop adds a Mexican flair

New ice cream shop adds a Mexican flair

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June 30th, 2015 |  


Music students perform in pair of weekend recitals

Music students perform in pair of weekend recitals

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June 24th, 2015 |  


Cook School bridge completed; Westfield bridge construction begins

Cook School bridge completed; Westfield bridge construction begins

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June 24th, 2015 |  


Music camp renamed to honor Collins

Music camp renamed to honor Collins

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June 24th, 2015 |  


Pilot Mountain sets tax rate at 57 cents

Pilot Mountain sets tax rate at 57 cents

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June 23rd, 2015 |