North Surry named to host Student Council event

North Surry named to host Student Council event

Five delegates from the North Surry Student Council attended the North Carolina Association of Student Councils State Convention, March 17-19, at Lees...

March 24th, 2017 |  


JustSave store in Pilot Mountain to close by April 29

JustSave store in Pilot Mountain to close by April 29

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Town officials were surprised to learn that a local grocery store will be closing.Lowe’s Foods announced Wednesday that t...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Chamber presents 8 ‘overdue’ awards

Chamber presents 8 ‘overdue’ awards

The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce honored eight local businesses, non-profit organizations and individuals Thursday afternoon during its annu...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Well-traveled author to speak here

Well-traveled author to speak here

A man who relied on the old-fashioned community barn-raising concept to help farmers around the world is scheduled to make an appearance in Mount Airy...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson thanks Democratic Party as officials prepare to select his replacement

Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson thanks Democratic Party as officials prepare to select his replacement

DOBSON — As the Surry County Democratic Party prepares for its annual convention, the party members also have another issue to focus on — ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Sheriff picks Combs for replacement

DOBSON — As some are jockeying for position to become Surry County’s next sheriff, Graham Atkinson said on Thursday he wants his right-han...

March 23rd, 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...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Nursing student serves in Dominican Republic

Nursing student serves in Dominican Republic

A nursing student from Surry County recently spent a week providing medical services in the Dominican Republic, which allowed her to aid patients in d...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Surry County could force hook-up for Interstates Water and Sewer District

Surry County could force hook-up for Interstates Water and Sewer District

ELKIN — The Surry County Board of Commissioners will seek input from the public before forcing residents in one water and sewer district to hook...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Dobson set to annex Herrera Vineyards

DOBSON — The town of Dobson is looking to annex Herrera Vineyards, with a public hearing on the matter scheduled in April.“This resolution...

March 22nd, 2017 |