Cruisin’ even when it rains

Cruisin’ even when it rains

With fall well underway, with festivals and fairs popping up seemingly everywhere, downtown Pilot Mountain bid a festive farewell to summer on Saturda...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Police reports

• A trailer valued at $2,000 was discovered missing from a Mount Airy residence Tuesday, according to city police department reports. The black ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Fire claims life of Dobson woman

Fire claims life of Dobson woman

DOBSON — A house fire south of Dobson claimed the life of a 39-year-old woman Wednesday afternoon.John Shelton, Surry County emergency services ...

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 11th, 2017. |  


Beulah holds 10th annual reunion

Beulah holds 10th annual reunion

Once again fellowship filled the walls of old Beulah school celebrating the school’s 10th annual reunion on Saturday, Sept. 30. Graduates in att...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Living healthy with diabetes class offered

The Surry County Senior Center is hosting free interactive workshop sessions on Thursdays from now through Nov. 6, focusing on problems common to indi...

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 14th, 2017. |  


Nolie Boyles marks 100 years

Nolie Boyles marks 100 years

Taking life a day at a time is the secret to centenarian Nolie Boyles’ longevity.“I never had much spare time to do things for myself,R...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Surry residents drive in presidential motorcade

Surry residents drive in presidential motorcade

After providing drivers for then-candidate Donald Trump’s visits to central North Carolina during the 2016 presidential campaign, A.J. Daoud, fo...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Mountain View enjoys mountain view

Mountain View enjoys mountain view

On Oct. 5, a warm autumn day, the Mountain View Gardeners Garden Club traveled to Westfield to visit Bill and Margie Imus, owners of Minglewood Farm a...

October 11th, 2017 |  


City turns up heat on cooking fires

City turns up heat on cooking fires

Special weeks or days designated for a certain cause sometimes come and go without notice.However, a Mount Airy public safety official is using the oc...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Developer bails out of Spencer’s project

Developer bails out of Spencer’s project

One of three developers seeking to re-use portions of the former Spencer’s industrial property now owned by the city government has withdrawn fr...

October 11th, 2017 |