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Jess Moore

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Forbush track & field has record-breaking season

GREENSBORO — Forbush continued to break records at the 2A Track & Field Championships last Friday, and despite not winning the WPAC, there are plenty of things for the Falcons to be proud of. The women's 4x400 team (Madisun Shore, Brittany Moose, Abbi Satter, Anna Harris) finished 10th overall and broke a school record in the process. Th

GREENSBORO – Ashe County sent four individual performers and three relay teams to the 2015 2A State Championship Meet at North Carolina A&T University.
The women's team had one athlete qualify for the state meet. Senior Paige Spell placed 12th overall in the high jump as she cleared four feet, eight inches.
The remaining qualifiers came

Track team runs at state meet

GREENSBORO – Ashe County sent four individual performers and three relay teams to the 2015 2A State Championship Meet at North Carolina A&T University. The women's team had one athlete qualify for the state meet. Senior Paige Spell placed 12th overall in the high jump as she cleared four feet, eight inches. The remaining qualifiers came

Vade Mecum study shows path to success

After plowing through 42 closely typed pages of a research paper on the future of Vade Mecum, Robin Riddlebarger shouted, “By golly, this will work!” Just a few months ago, Riddlebarger – Superintendent of Hanging Rock State Park – wasn't so sure. Now she is: Vade Mecum can become a self-sustaining addition to the park. (Wi

Stokes County will open the doors to the outdoors Saturday, with a daylong festival at Hanging Rock State Park, on the Dan River, and at the Green Heron Club.
Festival Director Dale Swanson says the celebration will span 12 hours: from 9 am to 3 pm at Hanging Rock State Park Visitor's Center, and from 3 pm to 9 pm at the Dan River Company and adja

Stokes Opens Doors to Outdoors Saturday

Stokes County will open the doors to the outdoors Saturday, with a daylong festival at Hanging Rock State Park, on the Dan River, and at the Green Heron Club. Festival Director Dale Swanson says the celebration will span 12 hours: from 9 am to 3 pm at Hanging Rock State Park Visitor's Center, and from 3 pm to 9 pm at the Dan River Company and adja

DOBSON — Although the Civil War ended 150 years ago, the significance of that bloody four-year conflict and the sacrifices it demanded of soldiers and families still resonate in Surry County, as evidenced by a ceremony Saturday in Dobson.Celebrating any aspect of Confederate heritage is something many communities shy away from in this day and

Civil War's end commemorated

DOBSON — Although the Civil War ended 150 years ago, the significance of that bloody four-year conflict and the sacrifices it demanded of soldiers and families still resonate in Surry County, as evidenced by a ceremony Saturday in Dobson.Celebrating any aspect of Confederate heritage is something many communities shy away from in this day and

DOBSON — Although the Civil War ended 150 years ago, the significance of that bloody four-year conflict and the sacrifices it demanded of soldiers and families still resonate in Surry County, as evidenced by a ceremony Saturday in Dobson.Celebrating any aspect of Confederate heritage is something many communities shy away from in this day and

Civil War's end commemorated

DOBSON — Although the Civil War ended 150 years ago, the significance of that bloody four-year conflict and the sacrifices it demanded of soldiers and families still resonate in Surry County, as evidenced by a ceremony Saturday in Dobson.Celebrating any aspect of Confederate heritage is something many communities shy away from in this day and

DOBSON — Surry County Schools Superintendent Dr. Travis Reeves described the “Visual Arts Wow” student art show as part of the process of producing well-rounded students. This year, organizers decided to divide the popular “Arts WOW” event into a visual arts and performing arts show.
The visual arts portion was held f

Students show off work in Arts Wow

DOBSON — Surry County Schools Superintendent Dr. Travis Reeves described the “Visual Arts Wow” student art show as part of the process of producing well-rounded students. This year, organizers decided to divide the popular “Arts WOW” event into a visual arts and performing arts show. The visual arts portion was held f

Property Transfers

In recording deeds, the state of North Carolina does not require that the amount paid for a parcel be stated on the deed. However, a tax stamp at the rate of $2 for every $1,000 in value is affixed to each deed. • April and Timothy Norman to Craig and Susan Lukens. 3 tracts in Mount Airy. $258 • Mary Page to Christopher and Mindy Larg

MerleFest 2015, presented by Window World, commemorates another banner year

WILKESBORO — MerleFest, presented by Window World, has wrapped up its 28th year. Early estimates show that, from its start on Thursday to its close on Sunday, aggregate participation over the festival's four days exceeded 78,000 participants, an increase from last year's numbers. MerleFest, held on the campus of Wilkes Community College, is t

WILKESBORO —MerleFest, presented by Window World, has wrapped up its 28th year.
Early estimates show that, from its start on Thursday, April 23, to its close on Sunday, April 26, aggregate participation over the festival's four days exceeded 78,000 participants, an increase from last year's numbers.
MerleFest, held on the campus of Wilkes C

MerleFest 2015 commemorates another banner year

WILKESBORO —MerleFest, presented by Window World, has wrapped up its 28th year. Early estimates show that, from its start on Thursday, April 23, to its close on Sunday, April 26, aggregate participation over the festival's four days exceeded 78,000 participants, an increase from last year's numbers. MerleFest, held on the campus of Wilkes C

Pilot Mountain Middle School announces honor roll

Pilot Mountain Middle School has announced its honor rolls for the third nine weeks of the 2014-15 school year. A Honor Roll — Colton Allen, Anna Badgett, Landon Barnes, Sydney Beck, Jefferson Boaz, Michael Bonilla, Braden Bottoms, Jonathon Bowman, Emma Brown, Allison Bruner, Eli Bullington, Devin Bullington, Gracie Bullington, Camille Cartw

Property Transfers

In recording deeds, the state of North Carolina does not require that the amount paid for a parcel be stated on the deed. However, a tax stamp at the rate of $2 for every $1,000 in value is affixed to each deed. • Joshua and Elaina Hall to Scott and Brooke Lowry. .39 acres in Mount Airy. $160 • Ronnie and Patricia Thompson to Trustees





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