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Like old times

Local radio station WPAQ held a traditional open house for its Monday afternoon live broadcast of the South Carolina Broadcasters. The commons area was filled with spectators watching the perform ace, which Mary King said […]

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Marriages

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County. • Amanda J. Lawson, 27, and Crystal A. Dishman, 33, of Mount Airy. Issued Aug. 20. • James R. Connor, 62, of Mount Juliet, Tennessee, and […]

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Divorces

The following divorces were granted by the Surry County Clerk of Courts. • April A. Poole and Jimmy D. Poole. Married March 22, 2003. Divorce granted Aug. 24. • Ann Joyce and Edward J. Dudek. […]

Features

“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven…” Ecclesiastes 3, verse 1. That verse is often quoted when referring to life changes — birth and death, marriage, […]

High School Football

DOBSON — Surry Central lost to East Wilkes 46-13 at home. Last week the Golden Eagles lost to East Surry 48-13. “This was not the bounceback game we were looking for,” said coach Monty Southern. […]

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Police reports

• A Mount Airy woman was arrested on charges of larceny and possession of stolen goods and an alcohol-related violation Wednesday night after being encountered by officers during a disturbance call at her residence at […]