One wreck causes another on U.S. 52

A rollover wreck on U.S. 52 south of Mount Airy early Saturday afternoon resulted in no injuries, but did result in a separate collision that sent a P...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Divorces

The following divorces were granted in Surry County.• Candace J. Gregory and Jeremy D. Gregory. Married April 25, 2014. Divorce granted on Feb. ...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Marriages

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County.• Arturo E. Agabo-Rojas, 44, of Mount Airy, and Heriberta Diaz-Ortega, 37, of Dobson...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Surry County commissioners plan to borrow $55 million

Surry County commissioners plan to borrow $55 million

STATE ROAD — County commissioners approved a plan for Surry County to take on $55 million in new debt over three years.Still, the Surry County B...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Mount Airy school board honors students, staff for achievements

Mount Airy school board honors students, staff for achievements

Mount Airy City Schools had a virtual parade of people receiving honors during a school board meeting this week.Mount Airy High School was the place t...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain native named VP

Pilot Mountain native named VP

ARLINGTON, Texas — The Pinnacle Corporation, a supplier of software for retail convenience stores and fuel inventory management, recently announ...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Dobson board renames street

Dobson board renames street

DOBSON — A street in the county seat got a new name on Thursday.Town Manager Josh Smith explained there had been much confusion regarding a loca...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Surry County meth sting results in 49 total charges on 7 people

Surry County meth sting results in 49 total charges on 7 people

Two people had a preliminary hearing this week, the first of several dates following a recent seven-person meth bust.Grandy and Mandy Nester appeared ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


City makes recreation appointments

City makes recreation appointments

Two local residents have been approved for terms on the Mount Airy Parks and Recreation Commission, including one new appointee and an existing member...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Surrey Bancorp earnings up in 2016

Surrey Bancorp, the holding company for Surrey Bank & Trust, today reported earnings for the fourth quarter of 2016 were up roughly 12 percent ove...

February 24th, 2017 |