Willow Tex receives industry certification

Willow Tex, LLC, which produces the man-made leather known as IZIT Leather, recently received its 9001:2008 Certification.“This certification is...

November 2nd, 2015 |  


Northern Hospital receives ‘A’ score

Northern Hospital receives ‘A’ score

Northern Hospital of Surry County has received an A rating for patient safety— the highest designation possible —in a national study compl...

November 1st, 2015 |  


First Community reports earnings, dividend

First Community Bancshares, a holding company for First Community Bank which trades under the symbol FCBC, this week announced net income for the thir...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Local Realtor, auctioneer tapped by governor

Local Realtor, auctioneer tapped by governor

Susan Rogers Holder, president of Rogers Realty & Auction Co. Inc., was recently appointed to the North Carolina Auctioneers Licensing Board by Go...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Omega tops in Triad’s Fast 50

Omega tops in Triad’s Fast 50

Omega Construction of Pilot Mountain recently claimed the top spot in the Triad Business Journal’s Fast 50.The Fast 50 is a list comprised of th...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Planning for retirement when you are single

Planning for retirement when you are single

How does retirement planning differ for single people? At a glance, there would seem to be no difference in the retirement saving effort of an individ...

October 4th, 2015 |  


NW Medical Partners joins Northern Hospital network

NW Medical Partners joins Northern Hospital network

Northern Hospital of Surry County has joined forces with Northwest Medical Partners, PA and ProHealth Fitness Center. The long-standing group of medic...

October 4th, 2015 |  


Mayberry Spirits’ grand opening kicks off

Mayberry Spirits’ grand opening kicks off

Really fine days are ahead at the home of “really fine drink,” according to Mayberry Spirits owner Vann McCoy.Mayberry Spirits’ gran...

October 1st, 2015 |  


Life insurance with long term care riders

Life insurance with long term care riders

The price of long term care insurance is really going up. If you are a baby boomer and you have kept your eye on it for a few years, chances are you h...

September 27th, 2015 |  


SCC business instructor earns doctorate

SCC business instructor earns doctorate

DOBSON – Dawn Worley, a Mount Airy resident who teaches business technologies at Surry Community College, recently earned her an Ed.D. in educat...

September 20th, 2015 |