Dobson Police issue silver alert

Dobson Police issue silver alert

RALEIGH — The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man, Johnny Dale Smith.Citizens are asked to be...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Siamese Twins descendants to reconnect

Siamese Twins descendants to reconnect

The long journey of the Original Siamese Twins took them from what is now Thailand to Surry County, and this weekend their descendants from near and f...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Surry County Sheriff named president of state association

Surry County Sheriff named president of state association

DOBSON — Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson was sworn in Tuesday as president of the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association (NCSA).The cer...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Weather warnings heat up

Weather warnings heat up

“Hot enough for you?” is rivalling “how are you doing?” as the most-uttered phrase among local residents as heat continues to ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Surry County Sheriff’s Office reports

DOBSON — Dustin Shane Watson, 24, of Randy Lane, Mount Airy, was arrested July 20 and charged with one count of felony fugitive from justice. Wa...

July 28th, 2016 |  


‘Butchered bushes’ drama staged at SAC

‘Butchered bushes’ drama staged at SAC

Though not an official Surry Arts Council production, “The Mystery of the Butchered Bushes” has been solved with a revelation that a city ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Greenway system whole again – for now

After an abbreviated opening, the full greenways are back open again.After opening during the Fourth of July weekend, a section of the connector linki...

July 28th, 2016 |  


‘National Night Out’ planned for Tues. in Dobson

‘National Night Out’ planned for Tues. in Dobson

DOBSON — Local residents will have the opportunity Tuesday to participate in a national celebration promoting good relationships between the com...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


Library to host youth drama camp

Library to host youth drama camp

A drama camp for youth ages seven to 18 will be held at the Mount Airy Public Library next week.Those who wish to take part in the free program can at...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Muggle Quidditch match set for Sat. at Mount Airy Public Library

A Muggle Quidditch match will be held at the Mount Airy Public library on Saturday at 10 a.m.Participation is open to the public and no prior registra...

July 27th, 2016 |