Expand your soup season repertoire

Expand your soup season repertoire

As the temperatures begin to drop and the days shorten, it can only mean one thing.Soup weather is almost upon us. The air already smells like fall an...

October 5th, 2016 |  


King, Kane engaged

King, Kane engaged

Christopher James King and Brittany Roberts Kane happily announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.Christopher is the son of James and Pamela Kin...

October 2nd, 2016 |  


Chocolate cake, the new breakfast of champions

Chocolate cake, the new breakfast of champions

It’s always fun when something that used to be bad for you suddenly isn’t any more.Earlier this year, pasta was promoted from naughty to n...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Editor’s Note: This is part of a continuing series of stories called “Find Your Park,” where we will highlight local, state and fede...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Clifton and Josephine Coe mark 75 years

Clifton and Josephine Coe mark 75 years

Mr. and Mrs. Clifton and Josephine Coe of Ararat, NC, will be celebrating 75 years of marriage Sept. 27, 2016.They have five children; Roger and Judy ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Gardner, Mayberry

Gardner, Mayberry

Cassie Elisabeth Gardner and Brooks Franklin Mayberry were united in marriage on September 10, 2016, at JOLO Winery and Vineyards in Pilot Mountain. D...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Let them eat internet cake

Let them eat internet cake

It’s a great time in the history of the world for recipe collectors. In the old days, you could get recipes from your Mom and other relatives an...

September 21st, 2016 |  


New River Trail State Park offers outdoor paradise in Virginia

New River Trail State Park offers outdoor paradise in Virginia

Editor’s Note: This is part of a continuing series of stories called “Find Your Park,” where we will highlight local, state and fede...

September 19th, 2016 |  


New church meeting at Creekside Sunday

New church meeting at Creekside Sunday

A new, contemporary church will be begin holding weekly services this week inside of Creekside Cinemas in Mount Airy.Thrive Community Church will hold...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Miss Daisy and a teachable moment

Miss Daisy and a teachable moment

Miss Daisy, Surry County’s 4-H cow, is much beloved by the children of the county.She’s getting on up there in age, as she has been around...

September 13th, 2016 |