Local pair survives Vegas attack

Local pair survives Vegas attack

It had all the makings of a dream vacation — a first-ever trip to Las Vegas and three days of sightseeing to places including the Grand Canyon, ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Surry County Sheriff Reports

Surry County Sheriff Reports

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following arrest reports:• Hannah Leigh Settle, 19, of N.C. 268, Ronda, ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Action is delayed on Spencer’s option

Action is delayed on Spencer’s option

A request by a local businessman, who is one of three developers holding options to buy portions of the former Spencer’s industrial property in ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Jonesville Medical moves in Dobson

DOBSON – The Dobson branch of the Jonesville Family Medical Center has moved to a new location, just around the corner from its old spot.Jonesvi...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Scott is Employee of the Month

Scott is Employee of the Month

DOBSON — Surry County Schools and the Surry County Schools Educational Foundation recognized Holly Scott, data manager at North Surry High Schoo...

October 5th, 2017 |  


White Plains students treated to movie

White Plains students treated to movie

Although the calendar has flipped to autumn, a few local youths still had a chance to celebrate their summer recently.Forty-seven students from White ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


City board to discuss Spencer’s option

City officials are scheduled this afternoon to discuss an option agreement that was entered into between the city and one of three developers seeking ...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Police reports

• Property damage estimated at $1,200 was discovered Monday at a local bank, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. The incident occ...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Jessica Bortner-Harris competes in Retired Racehorse Project competition

Jessica Bortner-Harris competes in Retired Racehorse Project competition

THURMOND — Whoop Whoop De Do, a retired racehorse residing here, could conceivably surpass his entire career winnings many times over in one wee...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Girl Scouts clean up, plant flowers downtown

Girl Scouts clean up, plant flowers downtown

Girl Scouts and leaders from Troop 2655 visited downtown Pilot Mountain Saturday to clean out an overgrown area and plant flowers in some of the aband...

October 4th, 2017 |