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 |  


Syringe exchange program not on horizon

According to an official from the North Carolina Department of Health a syringe exchange program is far from a certainty in Surry County.That word com...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Police reports

• A truck valued at $47,507 was reported stolen Tuesday from a business on Hay Street, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. The gr...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Pilot approves funding for finance officer

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Just weeks after approving the 2015-2016 budget, the Pilot Mountain board has amended the spending plan, allocating $32,000 for...

July 24th, 2015 |