County planning several office shifts

County planning several office shifts

Two upcoming renovation projects for the county will have an impact on where county employees are stationed, creating a game of musical chairs.With wo...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Community and Church Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the ...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Natural Wellness Fair coming to Elkin Jan. 20

Natural Wellness Fair coming to Elkin Jan. 20

ELKIN — Those looking to begin the new year with a focus on health and wellness will have the opportunity to learn more about a variety of natur...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Ronda work session clarifies concerns for clerk

Ronda work session clarifies concerns for clerk

RONDA — The warmth of the Ronda Town Hall was only needed a short while as commissioners gathered for a work session that clarified several conc...

January 10th, 2018 |  


VIDEO: Elkin Masonic Lodge 454 holds open installation continuing history of philanthropy older than North Carolina

VIDEO: Elkin Masonic Lodge 454 holds open installation continuing history of philanthropy older than North Carolina

December ended with several openings hearkening to a long history in Elkin. One of them was the open installation of Elkin Masonic Lodge #454.“T...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Elkin commissioners support mini-roundabout plan for downtown intersection

One of Elkin’s downtown intersections may be getting a roundabout rather than a stop sign if funding at the state level is approved for the proj...

January 10th, 2018 |  


MLK program to focus on Surry County

MLK program to focus on Surry County

A program to be presented at Mount Airy Museum of Regional History on Jan. 13 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day will focus on Surry County and ho...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Cold weather leads to water issues

Cold weather leads to water issues

People have flocked to area water sources to get a glimpse of the rare frozen waterfalls, ponds and waterways cause by weeks of below freezing tempera...

January 9th, 2018 |  


VIDEO: Appreciation evident during Jonesville Town Council meeting

VIDEO: Appreciation evident during Jonesville Town Council meeting

JONESVILLE — The Jonesville Town Council flowed quickly through a short agenda punctuated by appreciation during the January meeting on Monday e...

January 9th, 2018 |  


UPDATED: Deputies sent to hospital following morning wreck

UPDATED: Deputies sent to hospital following morning wreck

DOBSON — A Surry County Sheriff’s deputy and a deputy trainee were transported to a local hospital Wednesday morning after the patrol car ...

January 9th, 2018 |