News 
News

Marriages

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County. • Erick U. Rangel, 21, of Mount Airy, and Monserath Ramirez, 19, of Ararat. Issued Dec. 15. • Ethan T. Mathis, 22, of Jonesville, and Christy […]

Op-Ed 
Op-Ed

The News & Record wrote a column about a woman who worked for decades as its queen of societal and cultural events. Martha Long’s long career reminds us of our own Eleanor Powell Hinds, who […]

News

Happy…Grinch Day?

Students and faculty at Shoals Elementary Kindergarten recently enjoyed a Grinch Day, with students dressing as characters from the famous Dr. Seuss story, “How The Grinch Stole Christmas.” Among the characters represented by the students […]

Features

Whip it, whip it good

Dire predictions of a Christmas season of topless desserts have so far proven unfounded. The Washington Post reported Thursday on an industry-wide shortage of whipped toppings, resulting from an accident in August. Two gas tankers […]