Street Scene

What is your favorite part of Halloween or favorite Halloween memory? Nannie Loukid Dobson Back when I knew all the children in the neighborhood I really enjoyed all of them coming by trick-or-treating. We used […]


The kindergarten classes at Dobson Elementary recently had some special visitors. Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson and his team switched roles just for a short time, visiting the school as delivery doctors. The sheriff and […]


Dobson goes digital

DOBSON — The town will go digital in its efforts to advertise town-sponsored events. On Thursday the Dobson Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to lease a corner of the property on which the historic courthouse […]

High School Cross Country

MCA has first champ

OAK RIDGE — Surry County’s newest interscholastic athletic program has its first-ever individual state champion. It very nearly added its first team champion as well. In a six-day span starting last Thursday, Sara Windsor, a […]