Cold murder case at ‘critical’ stage

Cold murder case at ‘critical’ stage

DOBSON — Investigators have fielded hundreds of responses since a stepped-up effort began in March to solve the cold-case murder of a 14-year-ol...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Still no state decision on assistants

Still no state decision on assistants

The Surry County School Board of Education again discussed the effect losing teacher assistant might have in the classrooms, though no one yet knows i...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Rockford Street repaving under way

Rockford Street repaving under way

Motorists might be advised to avoid Rockford Street in Mount Airy for the next few days while a resurfacing project is under way there.The work got un...

August 3rd, 2015 |  


The importance of TOD & JTWROS designations

The importance of TOD & JTWROS designations

TOD, JTWROS…what do these obscure acronyms signify? They are shorthand for transfer on death and joint tenancy with right of survivorship –...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


Marriages

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County.• Joshua R. Seawell, 27, and Maria I. Leonides, 27, of Pilot Mountain. Issued July 2...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


Property Transfers

In recording deeds, the state of North Carolina does not require that the amount paid for a parcel be stated on the deed. However, a tax stamp at the ...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


Hospital workers run for fellow employee

Hospital workers run for fellow employee

On Saturday, the United Fund of Surry held its eighth annual “Downtown Rocks and Runs” fundraiser. The event raised nearly $20,000 for loc...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


‘Handicamp’ offers fun times for participants

‘Handicamp’ offers fun times for participants

ARARAT — Saturday was the first full day of an Eldora “Handicamp” offered at Homeplace Recreational Park. The camp gave about 30 ind...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


Fashion show benefits school food programs

Fashion show benefits school food programs

An enthusiastic crowd greeted those modelling the attire of local businesses at the “Rock the Runway” fashion show for hunger on Saturday....

August 1st, 2015 |  


ES student spends week in capitol

WASHINGTON, D.C. — An East Surry student took part in a national program this week to study the federal government.Bethany Hewett, a rising seni...

August 1st, 2015 |