Dobson proposes increase to sewer fees

Dobson proposes increase to sewer fees

DOBSON — No property tax increase and a hike to sewer fees may be in store for Dobson residents.Thursday evening Dobson Town Manager Josh Smith ...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Drug raid leads to arrest

Drug raid leads to arrest

DOBSON — A morning raid on Old Highway 601 in Mount Airy where officers discovered 19 grams of crystal meth, resulted in the arrest of the resid...

May 27th, 2016 |  


City to host Memorial Day event

City to host Memorial Day event

The Mount Airy War Memorial, which bears the names of more than 500 Surry Countians who made the supreme sacrifice in conflicts beginning with the Ame...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Local minister marks 30 years

Local minister marks 30 years

The Rev. Dennis W. “Bud” Cameron, a local minister of the United Methodist Church, was honored Sunday afternoon for his 30 years in the mi...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Four chosen for Governor’s School

Four chosen for Governor’s School

Four local rising seniors have been chosen to participate in Governor’s School of North Carolina.Two students from Mount Airy City Schools and t...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Drug convictions land several in prison

Drug convictions land several in prison

DOBSON — A Dobson man accused of trafficking meth will serve time in prison after pleading guilty to several drug charges in Surry County Superi...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Armfield Foundation awards scholarships

Armfield Foundation awards scholarships

DOBSON — The Edward M. Armfield Sr. Foundation presented scholarships to more than 50 Surry County students in a ceremony held recently at Surry...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Legal non-profit seeks state funding

A bill aimed at restoring state funding to a Raleigh non-profit that supports public interest attorneys is making its way through the N.C. General Ass...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Auto show, free tours and tastings honors vets

Auto show, free tours and tastings honors vets

DOBSON — Not everybody has one, wants one or even likes them, but as far as symbols go, the Corvette may be even more American than apple pie.Af...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Superior Court briefs

Superior Court briefs

DOBSON — An Ararat man currently incarcerated for a felony breaking-and-entering conviction will begin supervised probation upon his release aft...

May 26th, 2016 |