March Madness is coming to Surry Community College on Thursday with the students versus faculty/staff basketball game.
A organization by the name of Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow (CoCoRaHS) is asking for volunteers to help track precipitation levels in the area.
RALEIGH — Cities and counties can get on the information superhighway without leaving elderly and low-income North Carolinians in the dust, state lawmakers said Tuesday.
Pieces of heavy equipment tend to stand out, and that's one factor Mount Airy police and Crimestoppers hope is in their favor in seeking details about a recent property theft valued at nearly $50,000.
B.H. Tharrington Primary SchoolThursday — Beef nachos or hot ham and cheese, Pinto beans, Romaine salad wit tomatoes, Sliced peaches, Milk.
The men charged in a pair of separate 2014 incidents in Cana, Virginia – a hit-and-run traffic accident that claimed the life of a 4-year-old, and an unrelated shooting incident – were both indicted Monday by a Carroll County, Virginia,...
A recent inductee into the NASCAR Hall of Fame who also happens to be the oldest-living points champion of its top division is scheduled to make a stop in Mount Airy Saturday.
A group of Central United Methodist Church members are hoping to form a group to support people with chronic illnesses, with the first steps planning for April 16.
The Surry County Board of Commissioners made its annual trip to Elkin High School for the regularly scheduled meeting Monday. According to County Manager Chris Knopf a March meeting is held at the school once a year.
Ever since Mount Airy launched a successful effort to become a certified retirement community in 2012, there's been concern for equally reaching out to younger would-be residents.
Project Lazarus Surry, in partnership with area schools and law enforcement, is sponsoring several medicine take-back drop-off locations this week.
The annual Northwestern Regional Library Quiz Bowl is scheduled for Saturday, beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Andy Griffith Playhouse in Mount Airy.
The Northwestern Regional Library has extended the deadline for accepting entries to its annual traveling photography contest to Friday, March 20.
On Monday the Surry County Board of Commissioners will hold its regularly scheduled meeting at Elkin High School.
Terry Marshall built his home in Shoals 30 years ago. Marshall's home, which sits in the shadow of Pilot Mountain, is nestled on a small hill set back into the woods.
On Saturday, North Carolina Humanities Council Road Scholar Alex McCauly presented “It's Not Just a Game: Sports and Society in North Carolina.”
The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:
Research Triangle Park — The Surry County School system is looking to improve on its biotechnology components of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) with a $5,000 grant from the Biogen Idec Foundation Ignite the Power of STEM...
Millennium Charter Academy (MCA) is opening up its second fundraising event, the “Green & White Ball” to the community this year. The ball is slated for March 21 at Cross Creek Country Club.
DOBSON — On Friday night, an inmate committed suicide at the Surry County Detention Center in Dobson.
Surry County has been chosen to receive $33,166 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county
Anna Wood, an actress from Mount Airy who is building a following with recent roles on prime-time network television shows, will add to that Monday night when she appears in an episode of “The Following.”
• A Mount Airy man was arrested on felony drug violations Tuesday night while also in possession of two concealed handguns, according to city police department reports. Marcus Jesus Carreon, 22, of 413 Woodruff St., was encountered by officers...
PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pilot Mountain Middle School (PMMS) topped the field at the annual Surry County Schools Middle School Battle of the Books Friday morning.
The names of the drivers involved in a three-car crash Thursday afternoon in Surry County where Interstate 77 North and Interstate 74 merge have been released.