7th Annual Bizfest event a success

7th Annual Bizfest event a success

MOUNT AIRY — The seventh-annual Bizfest went off with out a hitch Thursday, according to organizers.On Thursday, 44 business vendors set up in t...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Police are on the search for two suspects after an armed robbery of the Pilot Mountain Circle K store

Police are on the search for two suspects after an armed robbery of the Pilot Mountain Circle K store

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pilot Mountain Police are still on the look-out for the two men responsible for an armed robbery at a convenience store last we...

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


Former resident inducted into UDC

Former resident inducted into UDC

Theresa Winesett Emery of Amelia Island, Florida,, formerly of Mount Airy, was recently inducted into the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) or...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Red Bank Ruritans host Zone Meeting

Red Bank Ruritans host Zone Meeting

The Red Bank Ruritan Club, Claudville, Virginia, hosted The Dan River District Ruritan’s Winter Zone Meeting on Feb. 21, beginning with a buffet...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Farm Bureau receives award

Farm Bureau receives award

Surry County Farm Bureau was presented the President’s Award for sales recognition. David Haynes, president of Surry County Farm Bureau, accepte...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Shoals PTO holds Valentine’s dance

Shoals PTO holds Valentine’s dance

The Shoals Elementary PTO sponsored its annual Valentine Dance on Saturday Feb. 11. Everyone came out dressed in their finest and danced the night awa...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain’s 36th Mayfest Festival is in the works

Pilot Mountain’s 36th Mayfest Festival is in the works

PILOT MOUNTAIN - The Pilot Mountain Civic Club has begun planning this year’s Mayfest festival and is accepting vendor applications.The three-da...

March 12th, 2017 |  


State Superintendent Mark Johnson visits Surry County Schools

State Superintendent Mark Johnson visits Surry County Schools

Surry County Schools impressed the state superintendent during a visit Friday.Mark Johnson had been eager to visit the district since winning his elec...

March 12th, 2017 |  


From Twelve Oaks, with love

From Twelve Oaks, with love

Love has been in the air, in the halls and on the hearts of residents at Twelve Oaks, a DePaul Senior Living Community in Mount Airy.Residents got int...

March 8th, 2017 |  


SCC Basic Law Enforcement graduates 20

SCC Basic Law Enforcement graduates 20

Twenty students graduated from Surry Community College’s Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) Program recently and passed the State Comprehensi...

March 8th, 2017 |