Pinnacle bazaar continues long tradition

PINNACLE — There are yard sales, flea markets and church bazaars, and then there are Big Time church bazaars.With more then two decades of annua...

October 20th, 2017 |  


ShadowGrass kicks off music series

ShadowGrass kicks off music series

The popular Blue Ridge and Beyond concert series kicks off for another year tonight, featuring both homegrown talent and internationally recognized mu...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Surry County Sheriff Reports

Surry County Sheriff Reports

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following incident reports:• Marsha Sloan Key, of 815 Mountain Park Road...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Cruise-in to have Halloween theme

Cruise-in to have Halloween theme

Downtown Mount Airy will host its final cruise-in of the season Saturday when ghoulish sights likely will be submitted for the public’s approval...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Sports Hall of Fame names 2017 class

Sports Hall of Fame names 2017 class

DOBSON — Surry County Parks and Recreation has announced the Class of 2017 for the Surry County Sports Hall of Fame.Each summer the Hall of Fame...

October 19th, 2017 |  


City board OKs Graham Field lease

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners took action Thursday night which will ensure that an athletic field in the city will continue to be used for bas...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Police reports

• A vehicle was discovered to have been stolen in Mount Airy Wednesday, according to city police department reports. The 1997 Chevrolet Blazer o...

October 19th, 2017 |  


90 years on a ‘Sorry piece of land’

90 years on a ‘Sorry piece of land’

CANA, Va. — “This is the sorriest piece of ground I ever saw. You could never make a living here,” said W.C. Hill about the two acre...

October 19th, 2017 |  


ARC grant to help fund utility work

ARC grant to help fund utility work

An area of central Mount Airy that is home to key industrial and business operations will benefit from a major utility project to be partially funded ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Commissioner takes issue with criticism of police

Commissioner takes issue with criticism of police

PILOT MOUNTAIN — On Monday, the Pilot Mountain board resolved a few issues, kicked a couple of cans down the road, one of which has been being k...

October 18th, 2017 updated: October 18th, 2017. |