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Commissioners pass nuisance ordinance
CDC: widespread flu in North Carolina

CDC: widespread flu in North Carolina

Flu-related deaths are rising in North Carolina, according to a statement issued by the state Department of Health and Human Services earlier this wee...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Local dog trainer seeks to improve the health of locals and their canine companions.

Local dog trainer seeks to improve the health of locals and their canine companions.

For months Maggie Murphy envisioned a way for dogs and their owners to bond in a way that would benefit both humans and k-9 companions alike.Murphy is...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Hospital district to ‘refinance’

DOBSON — The local hospital district is looking to “refinance” some debt, and county commissioners gave the go-ahead to do so.At the...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Will the town amend its nuisance ordinance?

Will the town amend its nuisance ordinance?

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Over the past several months residents have complained about a smell emanating from the New River Tire Recycling facility, acco...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Positive Behavior shown by Shoals Elementary Students

Positive Behavior shown by Shoals Elementary Students

Khloe Wall, Charity Hardy, James Fincher, Brooke Rodgers and Madison Jordan have demonstrated positive behavior for the month of December at Shoals El...

January 11th, 2017 updated: January 11th, 2017. |  


Heather Calloway Smith to exhibit at the Hanging Rock Park Gallery

Heather Calloway Smith to exhibit at the Hanging Rock Park Gallery

Hanging Rock State Park Visitors Center will feature artist Heather Calloway Smith’s exhibit during the months of January and February 2017.Smit...

January 10th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Karate school produces winners

Karate school produces winners

Students from Japan Shudokan Budo-Kai Karate School in King returned from their latest competition this past Saturday. They competed in the AAU Karate...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Local Special Olympic athletes bring home medals

Local Special Olympic athletes bring home medals

CARY, NC — Members of the Surry County Starfish recently competed in the Special Olympics Summer Games held at the Triangle Aquatic Center in Ca...

June 8th, 2016 |  


East Surry sweeps county honors

East Surry sweeps county honors

PILOT MOUNTAIN — All of the local high school athletic programs had moments of brilliance this season, but none was as consistently strong as Ea...

June 7th, 2016 |  


East Surry, Mount Airy dominate all conference picks

East Surry, Mount Airy dominate all conference picks

The Northwest Conference released its All-Conference selections for the six spring sports on Wednesday, and there was no shortage of athletes recogniz...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Cummings finishes record-breaking career

Cummings finishes record-breaking career

East Surry softball coach Randy Marion knew Emily Cummings was destined for greatness during her first session of batting practice with the Lady Cardi...

June 1st, 2016 |  


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LIFE


7:15 am
Updated: 7:15 am. |    
Commissioners pass nuisance ordinance
Will the town amend its nuisance ordinance?

Will the town amend its nuisance ordinance?

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Over the past several months residents have complained about a smell emanating from the New River Tire Recycling facility, acco...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Positive Behavior shown by Shoals Elementary Students

Positive Behavior shown by Shoals Elementary Students

Khloe Wall, Charity Hardy, James Fincher, Brooke Rodgers and Madison Jordan have demonstrated positive behavior for the month of December at Shoals El...

January 11th, 2017 updated: January 11th, 2017. |  


Soup for the soul, and the waistline

Soup for the soul, and the waistline

It’s been two centuries since Beethoven said “Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.” And he wasn’t the first to be begu...

January 4th, 2017 updated: January 4th, 2017. |  


Pilot Mountain’s 2016 proves to be a successful year

Pilot Mountain’s 2016 proves to be a successful year

PILOT MOUNTAIN — After a fiery start into 2016 at New River Tire Recycling, the town seemed to have what officials called a “successful ye...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Pilot Christmas Lights coming to a end

Pilot Christmas Lights coming to a end

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A local holiday attraction, put on by one family and drawing hundreds to the area each year, is coming to a “sad close.&#...

December 28th, 2016 |  


Town has new emergency alert system

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A new alert system for emergencies is coming to town.After the water main break on U.S. 52 Bypass a year ago, town officials be...

December 27th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Westfield News

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Westfield News

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Westfield News

Westfield News

EJ Marshall and Genny Preston were married Saturday Oct. 8, at Woodbine Baptist Church in Mayodan. The couple were married by Pastor Mark Harper in a ...

October 12th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

Kyser George and his band, ShadowGrass, participated in the International Bluegrass Music Association’s World of Bluegrass during this past week...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Automotive services classes on tap in October

Surry Community College offers many classes for those in the automotive services industry. From working on cars to selling them, Surry has multiple co...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

Don George, with help from many volunteers, pulled together a reunion for anyone who attended North Stokes in the 60s. There was a great response with...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Westfield News

Hacker House opens Friday Sept. 30 and will run every Friday and Saturday evening until Halloween (Monday) including Sunday, Oct. 30.Homecoming at Bro...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Westfield News

The Francisco School reunion is Saturday, Oct. 1, fearing a covered dish lunch 12:30 p.m. Anyone who ever attended Francisco School is encouraged to b...

September 14th, 2016 |  


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