Fire leaves family of seven without home

Fire leaves family of seven without home

DOBSON — A family of seven was displaced Friday night after fire gutted their home on U.S. 601 between Mount Herman Church Road and the Yadkin R...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Mercy and Truth Ministries reaches goals due to local generosity

Mercy and Truth Ministries reaches goals due to local generosity

New local non-profit, Mercy and Truth Ministries, was able to meet giving goals thanks to community generosity.“As 2017 came to a close, MTM was...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Surry has ‘worst’ death year ever

Surry has ‘worst’ death year ever

The year 2017 was not a good one regarding death statistics in Surry County, which suffered a record number of fatalities from causes including drug o...

January 16th, 2018 |  


VIDEO: Local quilters keep tradition, hope alive

VIDEO: Local quilters keep tradition, hope alive

Throughout the year members of the Foothills Quilters busy their hands and hearts in order to hold safe the traditions contained in their craft as wel...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Elkin names Students of the Month

Elkin names Students of the Month

Elkin Elementary School December Students of the Month (Fairness) are: Faith Huff, Abby Parker, Lily Medina, Mariela Zuniga, Chloe Witherspoon, Marla ...

January 15th, 2018 |  


VIDEO: New regional director enjoying journey through library

VIDEO: New regional director enjoying journey through library

The Northwest Regional Library system has seemed like home to newest director Joan Sherif after nearly three decades of service through many changes.&...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Randleman tapped for judicial committee

Randleman tapped for judicial committee

North Carolina Senate Leader Phil Berger (R-Rockingham) and House Speaker Tim Moore (R-Cleveland) have agreed to create the Joint Select Committee on ...

January 13th, 2018 |  


County OK’s $3.7 million on projects

County OK’s $3.7 million on projects

DOBSON — County officials approved almost $3.7 million for two renovation projects in the county seat this year.The Board of Commissioners agree...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Peanut butter, jelly donations sought

Peanut butter, jelly donations sought

Eating a peanut butter and jelly sandwich is part of the fun of being a kid (and an adult, too), but some youngsters are denied that simple treat due ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Hearing scheduled for Tuesday in Dobson on bond which will fund Elkin High School gymnasium project

Hearing scheduled for Tuesday in Dobson on bond which will fund Elkin High School gymnasium project

DOBSON — County officials have scheduled a public hearing as they prepare to borrow money to pay for approved projects like the historic courtho...

January 11th, 2018 |