Hot and Cold

Two Surry County teams met on the volleyball court Monday afternoon and left trending in different directions. Both North Surry and Mount Airy have had roller coaster seasons to this point. Despite losing their first […]

High School Tennis 
High School Tennis

WINSTON-SALEM — While tennis is generally thought of as a game of individual athletes, team tennis requires that everyone pull together and give their all for success. Surry Central needed the contributions of every player […]


The East Surry High School football stadium was officially named David H. Diamont Stadium on Sunday, honoring the long-time Cardinals football coach and former North Carolina state representative. The designation came during a ceremony that […]


Model T changed Surry

Our History is a regular column submitted by Kate Rauhauser-Smith, visitor services manager at the Mount Airy Museum of Regional History, examining the region’s history and some related displays at the museum. Come to the […]



The following books were received this week, and are available for checkout: Walking Shadows by Faye Kellerman, fiction Safe and Sound by Fern Michaels, fiction Spy Master by Brad Thor, fiction Dopesick by Beth Macy, […]


Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals: • Michael Brandon Phillips, 39, a white male who is wanted on probation violations and is on probation for […]

High School Football

Party Crashers

DOBSON — Surry Central fans arrived in droves donning red, white, and blue to support the Golden Eagles in what was dubbed a “Party in the USA.” Both East Surry and Surry Central entered Friday’s […]