Community 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 ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


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 ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Elkin Presbyterian Church Preschool to keep blessing box at church filled for those in need

Elkin Presbyterian Church Preschool to keep blessing box at church filled for those in need

A new program at Elkin Presbyterian Church is expanding to a partnership with the church’s preschoolers who will help provide food for those in ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


‘Antiques on Parade’ yields surprises

‘Antiques on Parade’ yields surprises

DOBSON — “Then you get the Roadshow to sell it.”Those were the words from Todd Leinbach, of Leinbach Auction and Realty in Clemmons....

November 20th, 2017 |  


During a time when many Americans celebrate their abundance, some citizens remember those without by holding Cardboard City the Saturday before Thanks...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Surry County upgrades 911 emergency equipment

Surry County upgrades 911 emergency equipment

DOBSON — The Surry County Board of Commissioners will hold its next meeting Monday at Mount Airy Middle School at 6 p.m.The satellite meeting wi...

November 19th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Old Ronda board addresses issues before new board convenes

VIDEO: Old Ronda board addresses issues before new board convenes

RONDA — After recent elections which unseated two sitting commissioners in the town of Ronda, members of the outgoing board made certain to addr...

November 19th, 2017 |  


East Wilkes Middle announces honor roll

RONDA — East Wilkes Middle School has announced its first nine weeks honor roll for the 2017-18 school year.Sixth grade A — Kelsea Absher,...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Battling temptations in high school

Battling temptations in high school

“I always picture every day of high school and life as a battlefield — good vs. evil. Winning over a temptation is a small victory in the ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Teenagers experiencing too much stress

Teenagers experiencing too much stress

A study conducted revealed that typical school children in the 1980s reported more anxiety than child psychiatric patients did during the 1950s. Anoth...

November 17th, 2017 |