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Surry Central graduates 169

Newly minted Surry Central High School graduates prepare to celebrate Friday night after receiving their diplomas. Danielle Key, SCHS student body president, pauses during her address for a selfie. Teresa Haymore, right, the school’s media […]

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A man was airlifted to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem Wednesday after his truck ran off the road at 1458 Sparger Road, Mount Airy, according to a local official. The man, who Surry […]

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This photograph by Ken Tippette, taken during a May bike tour in the Pilot Mountain area, was one of four winners in a first-ever N.C. Department of Transportation contest. RALEIGH — The scenic beauty of […]

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Divorces

The following divorces were granted by the Surry County Clerk of Courts. • Nancy J. Lawrence and David J. Lawrence. Married Dec. 7, 1973. Divorce granted June 1. • Brooke N. Pike and Justin G. […]

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Marriages

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County. • Rixie R. Gordon, 67, and Jearline Welch, 74, both of Mount Airy. Issued May 28. • Johnny R. Lawson, 26, of Mount Airy and Brittany […]

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Looking back on 44 years

Longtime baseball coach and educator Barry Hall has retired from East Surry with 734 wins and even more memories. Barry Hall holds up a lifetime achievement award from the George Whitfield Baseball Clinic in January […]

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Most Wanted

Luffman Hull Wood The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals: • Cody Lee Luffman, age 22, a white male who is wanted on probation violations and […]

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DOBSON — The Surry County Board of Commissioners recently passed a resolution urging state lawmakers to oppose Senate Bill 369. The resolution passed by commissioners says “all counties will lose control of their financial stability […]

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Police reports

• A Mount Airy resident has become a victim of financial card fraud, according to city police department reports. Police learned of the crime Tuesday, which involved an unknown suspect stealing the debit card of […]