Coleman earns Doctor of Physical Therapy degree

Coleman earns Doctor of Physical Therapy degree

DOBSON — Eileen Coleman, Surry Community College’s physical therapist assistant program director, recently received her Doctor of Physical...

September 8th, 2017 |  


The 70th Surry County Ag Fair open

The 70th Surry County Ag Fair open

The 70th Annual Surry County Fair opened Thursday, and it’s definitely attracking crowds of people wanting to play games, take a spin on the rid...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Nurse Aide students complete accelerated course

Nurse Aide students complete accelerated course

DOBSON — Surry Community College Nurse Aide students have completed recent classes as part of an acclerated programSCC offers Nurse Aide Level I...

September 8th, 2017 |  


County schools launch new DARE program

County schools launch new DARE program

DOBSON — The Surry County Board of Education has given approval for the Surry County Sheriff’s Office to implement a new DARE program at t...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Shenandoah Furniture being sold

Shenandoah Furniture being sold

Shenandoah Furniture, which has a plant in Mount Airy, is being sold to the Martinsville, Virginia-based Hooker Furniture Corp., according to multiple...

September 8th, 2017 updated: September 8th, 2017. |  


Libraries invite new card applications

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, and officials with the Northwestern Regional Library system are hoping local residents – especially you...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Watercolor Society chooses local artist

Watercolor Society chooses local artist

Mount Airy artist Candice Martin has been accepted into the 72nd Annual Juried Exhibition of the Watercolor Society of North Carolina.The juror for th...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Officials prep for probable Irma arrival

Officials prep for probable Irma arrival

Although Florida and several Caribbean islands seem to be in the cross-hairs of Hurricane Irma at present, local and state officials are getting ready...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Surry County Sheriff Reports

Surry County Sheriff Reports

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following arrest reports:• William Dale Hall, 33, of Holland Drive, Cana...

September 7th, 2017 |  


City board approves dog tethering ban

City board approves dog tethering ban

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners took unanimous action Thursday afternoon which will soon make the tethering of dogs illegal in the city limits.I...

September 7th, 2017 |