Outdoor classroom ready for school year

Outdoor classroom ready for school year

Meadowview Magnet Middle school has completed phase one of its outdoor education center.Earlier this summer the Surry County Education Foundation fund...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |  


Camp Invention in Mount Airy next week

Camp Invention, is a national summer enrichment day camp program, is coming to Mount Airy Middle School the week of Aug. 10.The weeklong day camp for ...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Museum works to spur youth interest

Museum works to spur youth interest

Hoping to spur more interest and use in the museum by local school children, officials with the Mount Airy Museum of Regional History held a teacher a...

August 6th, 2015 |  


City board approves new baseball lights

Mount Airy High School will be getting some new lights at its baseball field after the city board of education approved the project Tuesday night.Brya...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Former clerk of courts indicted

A former Clerk of Courts for Surry County was indicted recently on a felony fraud charge.Patricia Coe Todd, 70, of Rockford Road, Dobson, was charged ...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Ex-Patrick prosecutor named to federal post

A former commonwealth attorney in Patrick County, Virginia, has become the United States attorney for the Western District of Virginia.Anthony P. Gior...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Rescue demo headlines National Night Out

Rescue demo headlines National Night Out

Tuesday evening the town of Dobson held its first National Night Out celebration in more than 10 years, according to Police Chief Shawn Myers. ‘...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Health Department Scores

Health Department Inspections is a regular listing of inspections conducted in Surry County establishments by North Carolina health officials. The lis...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Raise proposed for city attorney

Mount Airy officials will consider a new contract for City Attorney Hugh Campbell this week which calls for a 66 percent pay raise.The Mount Airy Boar...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Modern Gardeners prepare salad buffet

Modern Gardeners prepare salad buffet

Hot summer days call for light salad luncheons that include fruits, vegetables and pastas served with iced tea. With temperatures hitting the 90s, mem...

August 5th, 2015 |