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Local Sports

Strong start

KING — Stokes County Post 290 baseball team picked up their second win of the season against Kernersville on Friday night at West Stokes High School. Although based in Stokes County, the team features 21 […]

Top Stories

RONDA — After giving his life in service, North Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Samuel Bullard will continue to be remembered for his legacy of love. That love culminated in his relationship with fiancée Michelle Leigh […]


SCC honors paramedic graduates

Fourteen students recently graduated from Surry Community College’s Paramedic Program, which follows the National EMS Educational Standards and is approved by the North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services. The paramedic graduation was held May […]



The following books have recently been received at the Mount Airy Public Library, and are available to check out: The 17th Suspect by James Patterson, fiction Twisted Prey by John Sandford, fiction The Forgotten Road […]


Surry County Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals for probation violations: • Stephanie Elaine Evans, 46, a white female, wanted on a post-release warrant who is on […]


The Champ is Here

Each second that passed seemed like an eternity for Michael Macchiavello. One wrong move and the championship he fought so hard to compete for would fade away. But with just 10 seconds remaining in the […]