Library photography contest taking entries

The Northwestern Regional Library will be holding its annual traveling photography soon.The event will take place on April 10 at the Charles H. Stone ...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Apple Gallery features Westfield artist

Apple Gallery features Westfield artist

The Stokes County Arts Council will be featuring Angela Torrey in the Apple Gallery during the month of October. As an artist in the picturesque footh...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Sisters spend summer living in the past

Sisters spend summer living in the past

While many children would not consider raising well water with a bucket, making dyes or corncob darts fun, Avery Pace, age 10, and her sister, Anne-Ca...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Photo exhibit on display

The 2017 “Transformation” Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the Alleghany County Public Li...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Stokes presents JFK play Saturday

DANBURY — The Stokes County Arts Council is hosting a play this weekend about President John F. Kennedy.Philadelphia attorney Dennis McAndrews w...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Photo exhibit on display in Mount Airy

The 2017 “Transformation” Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the Mount Airy Public Library ...

June 20th, 2017 |  


A fond farewell

A fond farewell

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Lorrie Sawyers couldn’t help but wipe away a few tears.The East Surry High School principal is accustomed to bidding grad...

June 17th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain’s Board of Commissioners appoint a Main Street Committee

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Monday morning Board of Commissioners met to form a committee to finalize the Main Street Program application.Pilot Mountain of...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Town facing big sewer repair bill

Town facing big sewer repair bill

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A sewer line on Lola Lane was deemed by town officials to be in need of emergency repair, which is likely to cost the town near...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Residents of Pilot Mountain can expect to see an increase in their water bill

Residents of Pilot Mountain can expect to see an increase in their water bill

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Residents of Pilot Mountain will see their water and sewer bills rise by an average of 7 percent, mostly to pay for the cost of...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Boy Scouts opening to transgender youth

Boy Scouts of America will now accept and register youth in the Cub and Boy Scout programs based on the gender identity indicated on the application.P...

February 5th, 2017 |  


Prescribed burn set at Pilot Mountain

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Passers-by at Pilot Mountain State Park shouldn’t necessarily be alarmed if they see fire on the mountain Wednesday, Feb....

January 31st, 2017 |  


No charges against board candidate

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Despite both parties signaling that charges would be forthcoming after a heated discussion during a town meeting last week, the...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Charges filed against Pilot Mountain candidate

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pilot Mountain commissioner and candidate Kimberly Quinn has filed charges against fellow candidate Frank Nichols.The charges i...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Mount Airy City School Board of Education votes in new member, Mike Marion.

Mount Airy City School Board of Education votes in new member, Mike Marion.

Mount Airy graduate Mike Marion has joined the city school’s Board of Education, after a vote Tuesday.The new board member was voted in Tuesday ...

October 23rd, 2015 |