SCC’s Lambert throws no-hitter

DOBSON — Matthew Lambert’s no-hitter Saturday highlighted Surry Community College’s three-game weekend baseball sweep of Danville Community College. Lambert, a sophomore pitcher from North Stanly High School, struck out six and walked just two in […]


Phillips named to advisory council

Surry County Commissioner Larry Phillips was recently appointed to the Local Government Federal Credit Union’s Northern Mountain Advisory Council, which includes Surry, Alleghany, Wilkes, and Yadkin counties. “Phillips…will be an integral part of (the council’s) […]


Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals: • Sonny Dustin Rayson, 29, a white male who is wanted on a post-release warrant and is on supervision […]


Street Scene

Why is the Republican-led Congress having such a hard time repealing Obamacare? The Republicans don’t have an organized principle regarding healthcare other than to let the free market figure it out. Twenty-four million people benefited […]

High School Baseball

Eagles smash Atkins

WINSTON-SALEM — Surry Central’s baseball team pounded out their highest number of runs this season as they posted 27 on Saturday during a non-conference matchup against Atkins. The Golden Eagles scored nine runs in the […]

High School Basketball

Four MCA athletes named All-State

In a season filled with All-Conference, All-Region and even All-State performances by local student-athletes during the basketball season, Millennium Charter Academy wasn’t about to be left out of the party. Two of MCA’s varsity high […]


Sheriff’s Reports

From the Surry County Sheriff’s Office arrest reports: • Willard Junior Asbury, 38, of Oak Grove Road in Elkin, was arrested on March 17 for three counts of probation violation, dating back to December. The […]


Police reports

• A Pinnacle man was arrested Tuesday after a disturbance in the parking lot of a local charitable organization, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. An investigation by officers responding to a call at […]