How might higher inflation affect your investments?

How might higher inflation affect your investments?

America once experienced something called “moderate inflation.” It may seem like a distant memory, but it could very well return in the se...

July 26th, 2015 |  


Young entrepreneurs keep downtown thriving

Young entrepreneurs keep downtown thriving

The more things change, the more they stay the same.That’s an old saying, but an apt description of the downtown businesses that help drive the ...

July 26th, 2015 |  


Most Wanted

Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:• Shelly Smith Mchone James...

July 26th, 2015 |  


Police reports

• A case of financial card fraud was reported to the Mount Airy Police Department Monday. It involves an unknown suspect using the Lowe’s ...

July 26th, 2015 |  


Author probes Siamese Twins’ family life

Author probes Siamese Twins’ family life

The lives of Original Siamese Twins Eng and Chang Bunker have spawned an abundance of colorful stories, but an author who spoke in Mount Airy Friday a...

July 25th, 2015 |  


Dobson slows traffic on Zephyr Road

DOBSON — Motorists driving along Zephyr Road in Dobson may find their commute taking just a little bit longer now — or they may run the ri...

July 25th, 2015 |  


Repairs costly at community centers

DOBSON — Monday evening Surry County Director of Facilities Management Don Mitchell told county commissioners that a couple of the county’...

July 25th, 2015 |  


Local group may join National organization

Local group may join National organization

Recently a group of area women met to discuss the possibility of becoming a part of the National Association of University Women (NAUW).The NAUW was f...

July 25th, 2015 |  


Suspect identified in Pinnacle standoff, stabbing

PINNACLE — Law enforcement has identified the suspect who was shot and killed by offers during an hours-long police standoff near a Pinnacle hai...

July 24th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Dobson wins beautification award

Dobson wins beautification award

DOBSON — Thursday evening Dobson Town Manager Josh Smith highlighted the fact that Dobson had received the Yadkin Valley Chamber of CommerceR...

July 24th, 2015 |