Beekeepers Association receives gift

Beekeepers Association receives gift

At the Surry County Beekeepers Association (SCBA) July meeting, Blue Ridge Bee Supply presented the group with a four-frame honey extractor for use by...

August 10th, 2016 |  


July was warmer than usual

July historically has a reputation as a hot month, but it was even more so in 2016 locally, according to a statistical breakdown from F.G. Doggett Wat...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Beulah Dog Show announces winners

Beulah Dog Show announces winners

The Beulah 4-H Club held the annual club pet show on July 14 at Beulah Methodist Church. Five members showed their pets. These members and pets won th...

August 4th, 2016 updated: August 4th, 2016. |  


Mary Jo’s Kids tour Hyannis

Mary Jo’s Kids tour Hyannis

Over the years (since 1982), Mary Jo’s After School Children have taken many educational trips. Among these trips have been ones to Washington, ...

August 3rd, 2016 updated: August 3rd, 2016. |  


Alleghany Fiddlers Convention names winners

Alleghany Fiddlers Convention names winners

The Alleghany County Fiddlers Convention had 197 individuals and 27 bands competing in Sparta on July 15-16, including junior and senior old time and ...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

After Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders made the motion to stop the roll call vote Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention, he asked that Hilla...

July 27th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Protests by Sanders’ supporters calls party unity into question

DNC 2016: Protests by Sanders’ supporters calls party unity into question

PHILADELPHIA — At the opening meeting of the Pennsylvania Delegation on Monday, the theme was unity and working together.Outside, just a few blo...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Trumka: Jobs, fair wages ‘key for prosperity’

DNC 2016: Trumka: Jobs, fair wages ‘key for prosperity’

PHILADELPHIA — Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, addressed the Pennsylvania Delegation Monday to talk about jobs and equal pay and fair ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Sen. Casey: National, economic security critical in race for the White House

DNC 2016: Sen. Casey: National, economic security critical in race for the White House

PHILADELPHIA — U.S. Sen. Bob Casey said security is a major issue in the race for the White House — economic security and national securit...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: By the Numbers from the Democratic National Convention

DNC 2016: By the Numbers from the Democratic National Convention

PHILADELPHIA — By the numbers from the Democratic National Convention:• U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-NJ, told the Pennsylvania Delegation Mond...

July 25th, 2016 |