Booksmarts

Recent additions to the book collection at The Mount Airy Public Library, include:Seven Stones to Stand or Fall by Diana Gabaldon, fictionThe Cuban Af...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


Remembering the Mountain Men

Remembering the Mountain Men

On Sept. 26, 1780, 1,000 men from the local Appalachian region marched out from what would eventually became Elkin Municipal Park, taking up arms in t...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


Surry offers welding courses

Surry offers welding courses

DOBSON — Surry Community College is offering welding courses both through curriculum and corporate and continuing education. This month the coll...

October 1st, 2017 |  


Civil War to come alive next weekend

Civil War to come alive next weekend

ARARAT, Va. — History buffs and others with an interest in the War Between the States will have a field day, two to be exact, next weekend in Ar...

October 1st, 2017 updated: October 1st, 2017. |  


Surry County Sheriff Reports

Surry County Sheriff Reports

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following arrest reports:• Gavin Marcel Green, 26, of N.C. 268, Pinnacle...

October 1st, 2017 |  


Dobson Elementary holds student elections

Dobson Elementary holds student elections

DOBSON — Dobson Elementary School recently held elections for the 2017-2018 year, with students selected for both school-wide positions and clas...

October 1st, 2017 |  


Surry County Most Wanted

Surry County Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:• Samuel Davis Holder, 39, ...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Golden Leaf Foundation grant funds training, internships

Golden Leaf Foundation grant funds training, internships

DOBSON — Surry County Schools is launching a new initiative thanks to a grant from the Golden Leaf Foundation.Recently, SCS and Surry Community ...

September 30th, 2017 updated: September 30th, 2017. |  


Art Walk brings talent to masses

Art Walk brings talent to masses

Shoppers and tourists along Main Street got some extra help in making their buying decisions this weekend as dozens of area artists were on hand to ex...

September 30th, 2017 updated: September 30th, 2017. |  


North Surry named Katherine Parsons (left) as its 2017 Homecoming Queen and Dixie Fulk as Maid of Honor during halftime of the Greyhounds’ 51-6 ...

September 30th, 2017 |