What you missed

What you missed

Glenn Goad, owner of Glenn’s Restaurant in Jonesville, will be hanging up his apron and spatula Saturday after 60 years of owning restaurants in...

August 2nd, 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 2nd, 2017 |  


Mildred Short is 99

Mildred Short is 99

Mildred Caudle Short, celebrated her 99th birthday with a family cookout at her home in Bannertown on July 1, 2017. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20p...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


Mary Ellen Midkiff marks 90 years

Mary Ellen Midkiff marks 90 years

Mary Ellen Midkiff recently celebrated her 90th birthday with family and friends at Westfield Baptist Church.Construction of the church was completed ...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Top students honored at SCC

Top students honored at SCC

Every spring, one student from each of the 58 community colleges in the North Carolina Community College System is recognized for excellence in academ...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Surry Students Awarded Continuing Education Scholarships

Surry Students Awarded Continuing Education Scholarships

Three Surry Community College students recently received scholarships from the State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) Continuing Education Scholar...

July 26th, 2017 |  


American Legion seeks musicians

American Legion seeks musicians

American Legion Post 123 is seeking musicians, singers, duos, trios, groups and choirs to perform in Veterans Park during 2017 Holiday in the Park fro...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Cochran grows monster tomato

Cochran grows monster tomato

Melissa Cochran grew this monster tomato in her Mount Airy garden. The “German Pink” tomato weighs in at two pounds and four ounces. Cochr...

July 26th, 2017 |  


DAR chapter elects new officers

DAR chapter elects new officers

The Jonathan Hunt Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, recently installed new officers during a gathering at Cross Creek Co...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Local teens make 4-H trip to D.C.

Local teens make 4-H trip to D.C.

On June 12, Rebecca Cahall, Sydney Tucker and Laken Williams travelled to Washingtonm D.C., on a 4-H trip and met 21 other youth from surrounding coun...

July 12th, 2017 |