Starmount Class of 1972 reunites

Starmount Class of 1972 reunites

The Starmount High School Class of 1972 recently held its 45th reunion at the Yadkin Moose Lodge.A graduating class of 162, the class has 16 members d...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Surry Community offering free workshops to assist unemployed and underemployed

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be offering the following free workshops for unemployed and underemployed workers in November. No advanced...

October 29th, 2017 |  


O’Toole to serve as battalion commander

O’Toole to serve as battalion commander

Elkin native Christoper O’Toole recently received a promotion to lieutenant colonel and battalion commander of the U.S. Army 2nd Battalion, 311t...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Pumpkins shared with younger students

Pumpkins shared with younger students

The Elkin High School Environmental Club recently delivered pumpkins to kindergarteners and prek classes at Elkin Elementary School. The high-schooler...

October 26th, 2017 |  


Seven receive Detention Officer Certification at SCC

DOBSON — Seven members of local sheriff’s offices received their Detention Officer Certifications through Surry Community College in Octob...

October 26th, 2017 |  


Wilkes Walk to End Alzheimer’s surpasses goal

NORTH WILKESBORO — More than 300 people joined the Alzheimer’s Association - Western Carolina Chapter’s Wilkes County Walk to End Al...

October 25th, 2017 |  


The Walker Center presents ‘Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage’

WILKESBORO — “Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage” brings an unprecedented live experience, exploding with heart-pounding musi...

October 24th, 2017 |  


North Carolina Guardian ad Litem launches annual Peanut Butter and Jelly Campaign

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Guardian ad Litem Program (NCGAL) has launched its annual Peanut Butter and Jelly Campaign. Guardian ad Litem offic...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Members of Month honored

Members of Month honored

Animal Ark veterinary clinic is recognized by the Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors as the September Member of the Month.Belk is recognize...

October 22nd, 2017 |  


Surry Paralegal Club hosts American Red Cross blood drive

Surry Paralegal Club hosts American Red Cross blood drive

DOBSON — When tragedy strikes the nation, one of the most frequently recommended ways to contribute to recovery is to donate blood. In fact, abo...

October 22nd, 2017 |