Susan G. Komen Northwest NC community grant request for application released

The promise of Susan G. Komen is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Durham, Creed wed at Trump National Golf Club

Durham, Creed wed at Trump National Golf Club

Kary LeeAnn Durham and Ethan Joshua Creed were united in marriage on Saturday, June 3, 2017, in the Lakefront Veranda at Trump National Golf Club, Cha...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Dobson native honored in Cambridge

Dobson native honored in Cambridge

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Samuel Freeman, a native of Dobson, was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Oct. 7 in Cambridge.Freeman w...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Surry Spooktacular features haunted trail, hayride on Oct. 24

Surry Spooktacular features haunted trail, hayride on Oct. 24

DOBSON — Surry Community College will host its annual Halloween Spooktacular on Oct. 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the college’s gymnasium at 630...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Tie-dye project teaches Surry students writing skills

Tie-dye project teaches Surry students writing skills

DOBSON — To most people tie-dyeing a T-shirt seems like an art project, but for students in Dr. Kathleen Fowler’s eight-week, English 111:...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Surry Community hosts Grand Wine Tasting featuring Melva Houston on Nov. 8

Surry Community hosts Grand Wine Tasting featuring Melva Houston on Nov. 8

DOBSON — As part of Surry Community College’s sixth annual Southeastern United Grape and Wine Symposium, the college invites the community...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Surry CC honoring veterans with luncheon on Nov. 2

Surry CC honoring veterans with luncheon on Nov. 2

DOBSON — In honor of Veterans Day, Surry Community College will host its annual Veterans Luncheon on Nov. 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Grand ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Slate Mountain Ramblers playing at Surry CC on Oct. 18

Slate Mountain Ramblers playing at Surry CC on Oct. 18

DOBSON — The old-time family band Slate Mountain Ramblers will play two sets at Surry Community College on Wednesday in Room A-121 on Surry̵...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Dance, photography highlight clean water

Dance, photography highlight clean water

The Yadkin River has been a source of life for the people in its valley for hundreds of years, and celebrating that life force comes in many forms. Wh...

October 13th, 2017 |  


MerleFest 2018 volunteer applications accepted beginning Oct. 1

WILKESBORO — On Oct. 1, MerleFest, presented by Window World, will begin accepting online applications for its popular volunteer program. MerleF...

October 12th, 2017 |