College programs, employees recognized

College programs, employees recognized

Several curriculum and continuing education programs, along with staff and faculty members, were recognized by Surry Community College President Dr. D...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Paralegal students perform mock trial arguments

Paralegal students perform mock trial arguments

For a handful of paralegal students at Surry Community College, a recent classroom exercise gave them a feel for what it would be like to argue a case...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


‘Whittling Wall’ adding African-American

‘Whittling Wall’ adding African-American

Plans for a project in downtown Mount Airy to honor key figures in city history, by erecting statues of them, included local music icons, a legendary ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Runway project over budget

Runway project over budget

DOBSON — A runway expansion at the local airport will continue, but not without an extra $1 million.Last Wednesday, the Mount Airy-Surry County ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Standoff ends in forced entry

Standoff ends in forced entry

A seven-hour standoff ended on Saturday when the Surry County Sheriff’s Office Special Engagement Team forced their way into a barricaded room i...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Library sponsors Ride for Readers

The Northwestern Regional Library will host the sixth annual Ride for Readers on Saturday, June 11. All proceeds from the Freeborne’s Ride for R...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Health Department Inspections

Health Department Inspections is a regular listing of inspections conducted in Surry County establishments by North Carolina health officials. The lis...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Grief camp for children offered

Registration is underway for Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care’s Brighter Days Children’s Grief Camp. The first Camp will be hel...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Booksmarts

The following titles have been received at the library, and are available for checkout:The Girl Who Knew Too Much by Amanda Quick, fictionIn This Grav...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


23 graduate from SCC paramedic course

23 graduate from SCC paramedic course

DOBSON — Twenty-three students recently graduated from Surry Community College’s Paramedic Program, which follows the National EMS Educati...

May 22nd, 2017 |