Two shows on tap in Stokes County

The Stokes County Arts Council will be holding several live stage performances in October.The council, in conjunction with Shared Radiance Theatre, wi...

October 8th, 2017 |  


Photo exhibit in King this month

The 2017 Transformation Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit is on display at the King Public Library during the month of Octob...

October 8th, 2017 |  


Auditions set for “Magic Tree House” this week

Auditions set for “Magic Tree House” this week

Auditions for the Surry Arts Council’s production of “Magic Tree House: A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens JR.” will be held at the Andy G...

October 8th, 2017 |  


Workshops for jobless set for this month

Surry Community College will be offering several free workshops aimed at helping the unemployed and underemployed workers throughout this month. No ad...

October 7th, 2017 |  


Allegacy Credit Union coming to city

A new credit union will be opening soon in Mount Airy.Allegacy Federal Credit Union, which bills itself as “one of the largest credit unions in ...

October 4th, 2017 |  


White Plains holds crazy sock day

White Plains holds crazy sock day

On Friday, White Plains Elementary School students and staff wore crazy socks to raise money for Hurricane Harvey victims in Houston, Texas.The money ...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


This home at 253 East Lebanon St., owned by Matt and Gina Foreman, has received the Appearance Commission Award for Most Improved Residential Property...

September 16th, 2017 |  


August was hotter, drier here

After experiencing one of the summer’s traditionally hot months, local residents might be of the impression that August 2017 was much cooler, an...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Sweet Potato Saturday

Sweet Potato Saturday

The historic village of Rockford in southern Surry County usually is a sedate and uneventful place, but that will change Saturday when the annual Swee...

September 15th, 2017 |  


West Virginia earthquake felt in Mount Airy

If you thought you felt the ground move a bit shortly after lunch time on Wednesday, it wasn’t you’re imagination.An earthquake near the V...

September 14th, 2017 |