‘Big River’ auditions this week

The Surry Arts Council will host auditions for its upcoming show “Big River” on Tuesday and Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Andy Gr...

May 28th, 2016 |  


SECHS grads step into new lives

SECHS grads step into new lives

DOBSON — While Principal Kevin Via called a high school diploma one of the most important documents people receive, the dominant theme of Friday...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Library ride on tap

LAUREL SPRINGS — Bikers and many others will soon hit the roads in support of the Northwestern Regional Library network.A poker run, ride and ma...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Library ride on tap

LAUREL SPRINGS — Bikers and many others will soon hit the roads in support of the Northwestern Regional Library network.A poker run, ride and ma...

May 28th, 2016 |  


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 |