Standoff ends peacefully in White Plains

Standoff ends peacefully in White Plains

A 23-hour standoff ended without violence in White Plains Monday night.Surry County Sheriff Jimmy Combs said some of his officers went to a residence ...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Murder suspect arrested

Murder suspect arrested

DOBSON — The suspect in an arson and homicide investigation has been apprehended, and the victim in the alleged crime has been identified.Surry ...

July 27th, 2017 updated: July 27th, 2017. |  


Federal drug sting nets 3 Surry residents

Federal drug sting nets 3 Surry residents

Multiple law enforcement agencies rolled through the Surry County and southern Virginia’s drug trafficking community, resulting in more than 20 ...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Child injured in school bus collision

Child injured in school bus collision

PINE RIDGE — One child was transported to the hospital and a driver has been charged after a school bus was involved in a collision Thuresday mo...

June 1st, 2017 updated: June 1st, 2017. |  


SC’s Fitzgerald, Alavarez-Orlachia win titles

SC’s Fitzgerald, Alavarez-Orlachia win titles

GREENSBORO — Surry Central’s Tyler Fitzgerald and Dnaiel Alvarez-Orlachia ended their high school careers in style.The Golden Eagles’...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


Wreck closes U.S. 52 south

Wreck closes U.S. 52 south

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A portion of U.S. 52 is closed after a traffic accident.According to John Shelton, Surry County EMS director, a vehicle pulling...

May 10th, 2017 |  


Two men thrown from flipping car on Old U.S. 52

Two men thrown from flipping car on Old U.S. 52

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Two men were thrown from their vehicle in a single-car accident northwest of Pilot Mountain Wednesday night.John Shelton, Surry...

May 3rd, 2017 updated: May 3rd, 2017. |  


Dobson teen diesin single-car wreck

Dobson teen diesin single-car wreck

DOBSON — A Dobson teenager is dead after a single-car traffic accident on Monday morning.Logan Estrada, a 19-year-old resident of Pine Cone Lane...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Human remains found in woods just south of Mount Airy

Human remains found in woods just south of Mount Airy

Human remains were discovered Wednesday evening at a secluded site just south of Mount Airy city limits.Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson said memb...

March 30th, 2017 updated: March 30th, 2017. |  


Officials ready for winter storm

Officials ready for winter storm

A winter storm warning went into effect at 7 p.m. Friday evening, and officials in Surry County are ready for whatever the season’s first winter...

January 6th, 2017 updated: January 6th, 2017. |