County board wants out of HB 56

County board wants out of HB 56

DOBSON — County commissioners are pleading with state officials about a law passed during the fall that negatively affects the local landfill.Th...

January 21st, 2018 |  


Man complains of ‘racist’ war memorials

Man complains of ‘racist’ war memorials

DOBSON — The Surry County Board of Commissioners held public hearings this week to discuss upcoming construction projects, but it was another ma...

January 21st, 2018 |  


Surry County Most Wanted

Surry County Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals wanted for probation violations:&...

January 20th, 2018 |  


Mount Airy downtown is state’s #1

Mount Airy downtown is state’s #1

Facing formidable competition from the likes of a mansion, a warship and the natural wonders of mountains and seashore, Mount Airy Main Street prevail...

January 20th, 2018 |  


Mount Airy police reports

• Levi Daniel Hill, 38, listed as homeless, was incarcerated under a $56,000 secured bond earlier this month, according to city police departmen...

January 20th, 2018 |  


Carroll supports naming U.S. 52 Veterans Memorial Highway

Carroll supports naming U.S. 52 Veterans Memorial Highway

U.S. 52 — at least the portion that runs through Carroll County, Virginia, may soon be named Veterans Memorial Highway.The county’s board ...

January 20th, 2018 |  


Police force at full strength – finally

Police force at full strength – finally

It was a simple ceremony, the swearing in Friday of a new city policeman which went off quickly and quietly in the Municipal Building.However, that un...

January 20th, 2018 |  


County Extension announces workshops

Surry County Cooperative Extension is offering several classes and workshops in the next few weeks for prospective produce growers, beekeepers both ad...

January 20th, 2018 |  


SURRY COUNTY SHERIFF REPORTS

SURRY COUNTY SHERIFF REPORTS

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following arrest reports:• Amy Lynn Mears, 33, of Chatham Road, Mount Ai...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Authors to make appearance at library

Authors to make appearance at library

A visit by author Beverly Lewis to the Mount Airy Public Library in September went so well that her publisher contacted the library to discuss sending...

January 19th, 2018 |