HEALTH DEPARTMENT SCORES

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

July 28th, 2015 |  


Woman injured in ATV crash

DOBSON — An ATV crash hospitalized a Lewisville woman early Sunday morning.Stephanie Richardson, 30, is in serious condition in the intensive ca...

July 28th, 2015 |  


A variety of classes offered during August, at Surry Community College

A variety of classes offered during August, at Surry Community College

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be offering three unique classes during the month of August — hand quilting work, journal crafting a...

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Tourism begins at home

Tourism begins at home

It’s not necessary to build a hotel or start a restaurant to participate in Mount Airy’s tourist economy. A number of local residents have...

July 27th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  


Dobson to host National Night Out

Next Tuesday a National Night Out celebration will take place at Dobson Square Park.The event is meant to promote relationships between first responde...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Ararat tremors confirmed as earthquake

After much speculation, the tremor felt in east-central part of Surry County Sunday was confirmed as a mild earthquake.Some Surry County residents, in...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Brother of driver killed in accident

More details regarding a Saturday’s one-vehicle accident on N.C. 103 in the Flat Rock area have been released.The operator of the vehicle and th...

July 27th, 2015 updated: July 27th, 2015. |  


Senate proposing driver’s ed cut

Currently, the Senate and the House are at two opposite ends of the spectrum when it comes to funding for driver’s education training.The House ...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Sheriff warns of IRS tax scam

The Surry County Sheriff’s Office released a statement over the weekend warning the community about a telephone scam where callers posing as an ...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Shoals AR students take final trip of year

Shoals AR students take final trip of year

Before the end of the school year Shoals Elementary had their last AR field trip for those students meeting their goal for 4th quarter. The students t...

July 27th, 2015 |