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Police division undergoes changes

Police often are viewed as people who give out tickets or make arrests, but Mount Airy officers also play a behind-the-scenes role through a...

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    Police often are viewed as people ...

    Police division undergoes changes

    Police often are viewed as people who give out tickets or make arrests, but Mount Airy officers also play a behind-the-scenes role through a...

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    Pet adoption event set Saturday


    While many county students are spe...

    Teen trying to save county animals

    Pet adoption event set Saturday


    While many county students are spending their spring break working on a tan or a high score on World of Warcraft, one county teen is using it as a...

  • Trout Unlimited...

    Members of the Blue Ridge Trout Un...

    Trout Unlimited group returns for Ararat River Clean Up project

    Members of the Blue Ridge Trout Unlimited, Winston-Salem Chapter are set to return Saturday to be sure something fishy continues along the Ararat...

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    The cause of a Thursday morning ho...

    Home destroyed in Thursday morning fire

    The cause of a Thursday morning house fire is still under investigation by Surry County Fire Marshal's office inspectors. According to Fire...

  • Citizens Police...

    High school commencement ceremonie...

    Citizens Police Academy graduates recognized

    High school commencement ceremonies are still weeks away in this area, but one graduation event has already occurred.

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    The State Bureau of Investigation ...

    Deputy shoots, kills man brandishing rifle

    The State Bureau of Investigation is sending a bomb detecting robot into the home of a local man who was shot and killed by a Surry County deputy...

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    The Biblical saga of Joseph and hi...

    'Joseph' on stage this weekend

    The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors is a familiar story to many, and this weekend at the Andy Griffith Playhouse, the Surry...

  • Community Garde...

    According to the North Carolina Re...

    Community Garden used for education, demonstration

    According to the North Carolina Recreation and Park Association (NCRPA), research shows that when communities have access to fresh fruits and...

  • Home Instead st...

    Their motto: To them, it’s personal


    Some of the folks who work at Home...

    Home Instead staff shows love and caring

    Their motto: To them, it’s personal


    Some of the folks who work at Home Instead Senior Care created their favorite dishes recently.

  • Tourism summit ...

    Tourism is a major drive for Surry...

    Tourism summit is Thursday at SCC Viticulture Center

    Tourism is a major drive for Surry County's economy, and a Tourism Summit on Thursday evening will give everyone a chance to celebrate that...

  • County schools ...

    DOBSON — Surry County School...

    County schools plan Read 5 Read 5 effort for literacy

    DOBSON — Surry County Schools are seeking the assistance of business and local communities to help avoid the perennial student literacy lag...

  • Autism walk to ...

    The third-annual Autism Walk of Su...

    Autism walk to fund teacher training

    The third-annual Autism Walk of Surry scheduled Saturday in Mount Airy will raise awareness of a developmental disorder that strikes one of every...

  • Early morning f...

    Smoke detector alerts residents to fire in home


    Smoke detectors alerted a homeowne...

    Early morning fire destroys mobile home

    Smoke detector alerts residents to fire in home


    Smoke detectors alerted a homeowner and resident to an early-Easter-morning house fire, which most likely saved their lives, according to local...

  • Police investig...

    Police are investigating this sing...

    Police investigating motorcycle wreck in Fancy Gap

    Police are investigating this single-vehicle motorcycle accident in Carroll County on Monday afternoon. Virginia State Police Trooper Shon...

  • Caviness to tak...

    WXII meteorologist to leave station, pastor Salem Fork Christian Church


    DOBSON —A well-known area te...

    Caviness to take helm of Dobson church

    WXII meteorologist to leave station, pastor Salem Fork Christian Church


    DOBSON —A well-known area television personality is stepping away from the green screen and stepping behind a county pulpit.

  • 'A specia...

    Special Olympics Spring Games set May 2


    “Let me win, but if I ca...

    'A special day'

    Special Olympics Spring Games set May 2


    “Let me win, but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.”Special Olympics Oath

Opinion

McCrory’s community college plan right...

Gov. Pat McCrory has often been the target of ridicule and criticism since taking office, much of it of his own doing.

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Brandy Simmons and Brent Carter wed

Brandy Leigh Simmons, of Winston-Salem, and Brent Alden Carter, of Oak Ridge, were married at 6 p.m. on March 21, 2014, at Shady Grove Wesleyan...

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Lady Eagles fall to 4A Titans 12-1

DOBSON — The Lady Eagles kept it close for a few innings, but West Forsyth pulled away for a 12-1 win in six innings.

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