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 |  


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 |