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 |  


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 |