New Guardians ad Litem are sworn in

New Guardians ad Litem are sworn in

Several new Guardians ad Litem have been sworn in at the court house. These are people who volunteer eight hours or more a month to advocate for an ab...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Mount Airy prayer vigil

Mount Airy prayer vigil

Salem United Methodist Church in conjunction with Central United Methodist Church and Epworth United Methodist Church hosted a community prayer vigil ...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Ruritans present bears to MAFD

Ruritans present bears to MAFD

The Holly Springs Ruritan Club donated bears to the Mount Airy Fire Department to be given to children who may be victims of a fire disaster. .neFileB...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Mountain Park High has 68th reunion

Mountain Park High has 68th reunion

The Mountain Park Class of 1949 celebrated its 68th reunion on July 8 at the home of Mark and Kim Payne in Dobson. Kim is the daughter of Bobby Hanes,...

August 16th, 2017 |  


SCC hosts art camp for kids

SCC hosts art camp for kids

Surry Community College held Art Camp on the Dobson campus July 18 through 21 welcoming some of Surry and Yadkin counties’ most creative youth. ...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Church performs Day of Service

More than thirty members from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints volunteered for the church’s Day of Service on July 29 which it ho...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Julia Barber celebrates 95 years

Julia Barber celebrates 95 years

Five generations of her family celebrated the 95th birthday of Julia Barber at Union Cross Ruritan Building on July 1. Many family members and friends...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Five generations of Surry ladies

Five generations of Surry ladies

Pictured rocking on the porch, from left, are Treva Arnice Hawks from Siloam, her daughter Sylvia Renaud from Mount Airy, her daughter Treva Puckett f...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Mary Stewart grows a “Big Boy”

Mary Stewart grows a “Big Boy”

Mary Stewart, age 84 and an avid gardener, grew this massive tomato plant from a tiny seedling using 10-10-10 fertilizer and a loving touch. The varie...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Fall gardening seminars in Dobson

Fall gardening seminars in Dobson

The Surry County Master Gardener Volunteers hosted the first in a series of fall gardening seminars at Cooperative Extension in Dobson Aug. 1. The sem...

August 6th, 2017 |