GROW strong students run 5K

GROW strong students run 5K

Each elementary school in the Surry County School district has a GROW Strong running club. GROW is an acronym for Go Run Our World. This initiative be...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Tharrington holds family literacy night

Tharrington holds family literacy night

Students and families explored the autumn season at B.H. Tharrington’s Fall Literacy Night recently.Eve Trotter, the school’s literacy spe...

December 5th, 2017 |  


SCC, rehab center helping nurses

SCC, rehab center helping nurses

Eight nurses who have had to leave their home, hurricane ravaged Puerto Rico, are getting an opportunity to work in Surry County as a result of a part...

December 5th, 2017 |  


County rejects condo land deal

County rejects condo land deal

DOBSON — The Surry County Board of Commissioners threw a wrench in the works of a private developer looking to bring condos to Elkin by refusing...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Mosley named to statewide board

Mosley named to statewide board

A local official has been tapped to serve on the board a statewide education association.Dr. Terri Mosley, chairman of the Surry County Board of Educa...

December 4th, 2017 updated: December 4th, 2017. |  


Tharrington helps Houston school

Tharrington helps Houston school

Students and staff of B.H. Tharrington Primary recently raised money to help students attending A.G. Hilliard Elementary in Houston, Texas.Everything ...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Two recognized at Farm Bureau

Two recognized at Farm Bureau

Two employees at the Surry County Farm Bureau in Pilot Mountain were recently recognized for professional achievement in their field.Jessie Cuthrell a...

December 3rd, 2017 |  


Course to examine the world since 1945

Course to examine the world since 1945

Among the offerings for the spring semester at Surry Community College the social science course HIS 163: The World Since 1945, led by Instructor Drew...

December 3rd, 2017 |  


‘Magic Tree House’ opens Dec. 9

‘Magic Tree House’ opens Dec. 9

The Surry Arts Council will present “Magic Tree House: A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens JR.,” on Dec. 9 and 10 at 3 p.m. at the Andy Griffith ...

December 3rd, 2017 |  


Seniors need Santa, too

While many seniors enjoy being able to live independently, the holidays can be a difficult time for those who are unable to spend them with friends or...

December 2nd, 2017 |