‘Interstates’ financing approved

DOBSON — County taxpayers will pay more than a half-million dollars in interest for a project to extend sewer services to the Interstates Water ...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Police reports

• A Lowgap woman is facing violations of larceny and possession of stolen goods after allegedly stealing assorted children’s clothing valu...

May 6th, 2016 |  


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 6th, 2016 |  


Hearing set on downtown kennel plan

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners took action Thursday afternoon that will lead to a public hearing being held later this month regarding a reques...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Weather forces Prayer Day event inside

Weather forces Prayer Day event inside

Any prayers for warm, pleasant weather definitely were not answered Thursday, but it was still a good day overall for prayer in the city of Mount Airy...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Local students walk to end summer hunger

Local students walk to end summer hunger

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office and several local schools helped kick off an annual summer food drive for the Second Harvest Fo...

May 5th, 2016 |  


New city super sworn in

New city super sworn in

Judge Bud Oliver made an appearance at Tuesday’s meeting of the city Board of Education to swear in a new superintendent.Dr. Don Martin, a Tobac...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Galax man charged in alleged grass seed larceny spree

DOBSON — Authorities recently arrested a Galax, Virginia, man in connection with a string of larcenies from two Mount Airy businesses.Joseph Ran...

May 5th, 2016 |  


What’s Is ECA Doing in May?

Surry County’s Extension and Community Association Clubs have a number of new opportunities for county residents to join in learning, fellowship...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Surry Announces Winners History Competition

Surry Announces Winners History Competition

Surry Community College recently hosted a regional National History Day competition for middle school and high school students. All of the winners wil...

May 4th, 2016 |