Local B&B owners win top award

Local B&B owners win top award

BedandBreakfast.com, which bills itself as the world’s largest B&B travel site, recently recognized Cindy and Gary Hoback of the 100-acre Wo...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Dobson high school senior killed in wreck Sunday

Dobson high school senior killed in wreck Sunday

DOBSON — Brianna Marie Voland, an 18-year-old Dobson high school student, was killed Sunday night in a head-on collision.The incident occurred a...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Library photo show on display at East Bend

The 2016 Show Us Your Best Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit is on display at the East Bend Public Library in East Bend duri...

December 5th, 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...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Shoals students visit magnet school

Shoals students visit magnet school

Fourth grade students from Shoals Elementary recently visited Meadowview Magnet Middle School’s Science Center. Students was engaged in learning...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Police reports

• A larceny investigation at Walmart early Thursday led to a Hillsville, Virginia, man being charged with felony methamphetamine possession, acc...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 4th, 2016. |  


Local judge, attorneys honored by bar association

Local judge, attorneys honored by bar association

In conjunction with the North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA), Judicial District 17B presented awards to three of its members for outstanding and exem...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Salary regulation could have impact locally

DOBSON — Local governments say legilsation that would significantly raise the amount of pay due exempt emploees to avoid paying overtime will ha...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Jiu jitsu teaches much to local youth

Jiu jitsu teaches much to local youth

Martial arts training teaches children much more than punches or kicks, says one local instructor.Kevin Pyles, who teaches jiu jitsu at Northern Welln...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Holiday spirit drives Dobson parade

Holiday spirit drives Dobson parade

DOBSON — As the county seat, Dobson normally is home to Surry’s government operations, but on Saturday it was the center of Christmas exci...

December 4th, 2016 |