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 |  


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 |  


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 October. No advanced ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


SCC medical assistants earn 100-percent pass rate on licensure exam

DOBSON — The most recent cohort of Medical Assisting program graduates at Surry Community College recently received results from their national ...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Haunted school yard comes to downtown

The Yadkin Valley Community School will be hosting a Haunted School Yard on Halloween night from 6 to 9 p.m. The event is open to the public, and ther...

October 8th, 2017 |