Still painting after all these years

Still painting after all these years

Driving to Tory Casey’s house in the woods is like driving backwards in time.With every turn after leaving the Dobson town limits, each road is ...

August 9th, 2015 updated: August 9th, 2015. |  


Toast Post Office to celebrate Elvis stamp

Toast Post Office to celebrate Elvis stamp

It’s not every day that a new Elvis Presley stamp comes out, and the Toast Post Office will make the most of the occasion Wednesday when a comme...

August 9th, 2015 |  


House kills plan that would stop school board suits

The North Carolina House of Representatives recently rejected legislation that would have removed a board of education’s authority to sue a coun...

August 9th, 2015 |  


High speed Internet help? Not for Surry County

High speed Internet help? Not for Surry County

Surry County residents without access to high-speed internet aren’t going to benefit much from a grant accepted by Windstream Communications las...

August 9th, 2015 |  


Most wanted

Most wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:• Amber Rose Spainhour, a w...

August 9th, 2015 |  


Driver’s ed cuts affect students, teachers, and SCC

A move by the General Assembly to eliminate funding for driver’s education programs in North Carolina public high schools — and possibly p...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Crash claims 1 life

Crash claims 1 life

A Myrtle Beach vacation came to a tragic end for a Pennsylvania family Saturday morning when the SUV they were driving crashed at the U.S. 52-Intersta...

August 8th, 2015 updated: August 10th, 2015. |  


One dead, another injured in Surry crash

One dead, another injured in Surry crash

At least one person was injured and another was reportedly killed in a late morning wreck near Mount Airy.Although details are sketchy at this time, a...

August 8th, 2015 updated: August 10th, 2015. |  


Schools ramping up for the new year

Schools ramping up for the new year

As another school year is about to begin students, parents and school systems are gearing everyone towards a successful year.Millennium Charter Academ...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Yet another sales tax plan introduced

A North Carolina Senate proposal to change the way sales tax revenues are distributed has once again been changed. Senate Bill 369 was changed to legi...

August 8th, 2015 |