Primland lodge garners top recognition

MEADOWS OF DAN, VA – The Lodge at Primland scored an international accolade in the latest Travel and Leisure ratings, tying for first in The Wor...

September 13th, 2015 |  


Four words you shouldn’t believe

Four words you shouldn’t believe

“This time is different.” Beware those four little words. They are perhaps the most dangerous words an investor can believe in. If you bel...

September 6th, 2015 |  


Free SBC seminars scheduled for September

DOBSON — The Small Business Center at Surry Community College will be holding several free seminars and workshops in September at various locati...

August 31st, 2015 updated: August 31st, 2015. |  


Is America prepared to retire?

Is America prepared to retire?

Only 48 percent of Americans say they think they are saving enough. And 30 percent feel that they are not even slightly confident that they are saving...

August 16th, 2015 |  


First Community issues dividend

BLUEFIELD, VA — First Community Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ:FCBC) last week announced financial results for the quarter and six months ending June 3...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Surrey Bank earnings dip slightly

Surrey Bancorp (Pink Sheets: SRYB), the holding company for Surrey Bank & Trust, last week reported earnings for the second quarter of 2015 were s...

August 10th, 2015 |  


The importance of TOD & JTWROS designations

The importance of TOD & JTWROS designations

TOD, JTWROS…what do these obscure acronyms signify? They are shorthand for transfer on death and joint tenancy with right of survivorship –...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


How might higher inflation affect your investments?

How might higher inflation affect your investments?

America once experienced something called “moderate inflation.” It may seem like a distant memory, but it could very well return in the se...

July 26th, 2015 |  


A Roth IRA’s many benefits

A Roth IRA’s many benefits

The IRA that changed the whole retirement savings perspective. Since the Roth IRA was introduced, it has become a fixture in many retirement planning ...

July 19th, 2015 |  


Socks to be named after Cana, Woodlawn

Two communities in Carroll County, Virginia, will soon have a sock named after them as part of the Farm to Feet line by a Mount Airy company.The ̶...

July 12th, 2015 |