Celebrate Ag on Saturday

DOBSON — Celebrating Agriculture, a long-running festival sponsored by Surry County Extension, will have its final outing on Saturday. “We started looking at different dates several years ago,” said Joanna Radford, horticulture agent for County […]


Association taps Phillips

Surry County Board of Commissioners member Larry Phillips was recently tapped by the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners as the statewide agency’s president. That comes a year after he was named the agency’s president-elect, […]



The following books were received this week, and are available for checkout: London Rules by Mick Herron, fiction Island of the Mad by Laurie King, fiction I See Life Through Rose-Colored Glasses by Lisa Scottoline, […]


Surry County Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals: • Austin Christopher Kilen, 29, white male, wanted on probation violations and is on probation for felony obtaining property […]


Art Matters

Art Matters is a new weekly column which highlights some of the upcoming performance art, display art, and similar events in the greater Mount Airy area. Tuesday, Sept. 4 The 2018-2019 Surry Arts Council Dance […]