Surrey Bank CEO represents the American Bankers Association at House Subcommittee Hearing on SBA

MOUNT AIRY — Ted Ashby, president and CEO of Surrey Bank & Trust in Mount Airy, was selected by the American Bankers Association to represen...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Hannah Davis becomes new executive director at Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation

Hannah Davis becomes new executive director at Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation

On Thursday, Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation and the community of Elkin welcomed Hannah Davis as the new executive director.Originally from Laurinb...

March 21st, 2017 |  


FCA US announces Empire Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram as Customer First Award for Excellence Winner

FCA US announces Empire Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram as Customer First Award for Excellence Winner

NORTH WILKESBORO — FCA US LLC announced that Empire Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is one of 387 Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram and FIAT dealerships have e...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Kenan Fellows Program partners with USDA and local Farm Bureaus to lead innovation in agricultural education

RALEIGH — The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership at N.C. State University is partnering with the USDA, N.C. State’s College of A...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Surry Farm Bureau awarded

Surry Farm Bureau awarded

Surry County Farm Bureau was presented the President’s Award for sales recognition. David Haynes, president of Surry County Farm Bureau, accepte...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Surrey Bancorp reports 2016 Earnings of $3,596,628

MOUNT AIRY — Surrey Bancorp (the “Company”, Pink Sheets: SRYB), the holding company for Surrey Bank & Trust, reported earnings f...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Wilkes County named ACT Certified Work Ready Community

Wilkes County named ACT Certified Work Ready Community

Wilkes County was recently certified as the 21st county in N.C. to be named an ACT Certified Work Ready Community (CWRC). The Wilkes Economic Developm...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Elkin store manager honored by company

SALISBURY — Food Lion has named five store managers as divisional award winners, making them eligible for its prestigious Ralph W. Ketner Store ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Surrey Bancorp announces stock repurchase program

MOUNT AIRY — Surrey Bancorp (Pink Sheets: SRYB) (the “Company”) announced that the company’s Board of Directors has authorized...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Free SBC seminars announced for February

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Small Business Center will be holding free seminars and workshops in February at various locations in S...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Sentry honors Southland Transportation for their safety efforts

Sentry honors Southland Transportation for their safety efforts

STEVENS POINT, Wis. — Sentry Insurance recognized Southland Transportation Company of Dobson, with this year’s Sentry Fleet Safety Award. ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Insurance pre-licensing classes offered

DOBSON — Surry Community College, in partnership with Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina, is offering a course on Property & Cas...

January 8th, 2017 |  


Farm Bureau agents honored

Farm Bureau agents honored

The annual meeting of the North Carolina Farm Bureau Federation was held Dec. 4-6 at the Sheraton Four Seasons and Joseph S. Koury Convention Center i...

December 29th, 2016 |  


Notary public classes offered this winter

DOBSON — Many businesses are required to have notarized signatures as a part of their normal business activity, and therefore employ persons who...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


Certified physician assistant joins Jonesville Family Medical Center

Certified physician assistant joins Jonesville Family Medical Center

JONESVILLE — Cornerstone Health Care has announced Certified Physician Assistant Mary Keller has joined the Jonesville Family Medical Center wit...

December 22nd, 2016 updated: December 22nd, 2016. |  


Surrey Bancorp announces special cash dividend

MOUNT AIRY — The Board of Directors of Surrey Bancorp (Pink Sheets: SRYB) has declared a special cash dividend of 36 cents per share on the comp...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Brown honored for 20 years of service

Brown honored for 20 years of service

Sandra Brown, office manager at State Farm Insurance in Elkin, is recognized by agent Steve Owings for 20 years of service at that location. Brown han...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Free SBC seminars announced for December

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Small Business Center will be holding free seminars and workshops in December at various locations in S...

November 24th, 2016 updated: November 24th, 2016. |  


WorkForce Unlimited receives BBB Torch Award for Ethics

WorkForce Unlimited receives BBB Torch Award for Ethics

MOUNT AIRY — WorkForce Unlimited, a locally owned full service employment firm, was recognized on Nov. 10 in Winston-Salem as a winner of the BB...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Dermatology office opening in North Wilkesboro

Dermatology office opening in North Wilkesboro

NORTH WILKESBORO — The Skin Surgery Center announced the opening of North Wilkesboro Dermatology on Dec. 5. Dr. Kevin Stein, a longstanding phys...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Sheds Direct Wilkesboro welcomes U-Haul trucks to lineup

WILKESBORO — U-Haul Company of North Carolina announced that Sheds Direct Wilkesboro has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the ...

November 13th, 2016 |  


Surrey Bancorp reports third quarter net income of $785,354

MOUNT AIRY — Surrey Bancorp (the “Company”) (Pink Sheets: SRYB), the holding company for Surrey Bank & Trust, today reported ear...

November 13th, 2016 |  


Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital earns ‘A’ grade for patient safety

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has again received an “A” grade for its outcomes related to patient safety, receiving the Leapfrog Group...

November 12th, 2016 |  


Former Yadkin Valley Chamber CEO named North Carolina Chamber Executive of the Year for 2016

Former Yadkin Valley Chamber CEO named North Carolina Chamber Executive of the Year for 2016

CHAPEL HILL — The Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) recognized the 2016 North Carolina Chamber Executive of the Ye...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Window World exceeds sales goal once again

NORTH WILKESBORO — Window World, America’s largest replacement window and exterior remodeling company, receives prominent industry accolad...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Free SBC seminars announced for November

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Small Business Center will be holding free seminars and workshops in October at various locations in Su...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Façade grants offered for downtown buildings

The Elkin Main Street Advisory Board (MSAB) is now offering its annual façade grants to downtown businesses located in the Municipal Service Dist...

October 27th, 2016 |  


Pike joins LifeStore Insurance

Pike joins LifeStore Insurance

LifeStore Insurance recently announced Jason Pike has joined the Elkin location at 925 N. Bridge St.“We are delighted to have Jason join our tea...

October 20th, 2016 |  


Free small business seminars announced for October

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Small Business Center will be holding free seminars and workshops in October at various locations in Su...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Hugh Chatham partners with Studer Group to ‘hardwire’ a culture of excellence

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has announced a three-year partnership with Studer Group, an outcomes-based healthcare performance improvement firm bas...

October 4th, 2016 |  


Workforce Unlimited receives state honors

Workforce Unlimited receives state honors

MOUNT AIRY — WorkForce Unlimited, a locally owned full-service employment firm, was recognized last week at Pinehurst Resort, ranking #12 on the...

October 4th, 2016 |  


SCEDP holds quarterly social

SCEDP holds quarterly social

Members of the Surry County Economic Development Partnership enjoy a quarterly social at Southern On Main in Elkin Thursday evening. .neFileBlock { m...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


Businesses donate school supplies

Businesses donate school supplies

JONESVILLE — Two Jonesville businesses partnered together to provide needed school supplies for children in the area as school was getting start...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Carolina Farm Credit’s Wilkesboro branch volunteers at children’s home

Carolina Farm Credit’s Wilkesboro branch volunteers at children’s home

STATESVILLE — The staff of the Wilkesboro branch of Carolina Farm Credit recently helped to build a sandbox at the Ebenezer Christian Children&#...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Southland donates road tractor to Surry CC

Southland donates road tractor to Surry CC

DOBSON — Southland Transportation Co. has given Surry Community College’s Truck Driver Training Program a large donation with the gift of ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


New cookbook features Granny Roselli

New cookbook features Granny Roselli

John “Johnny” Roselli has published a new cookbook, “Granny Roselli: The Best of Both Worlds,” which features old pictures of ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Turner releases new children’s book

Turner releases new children’s book

Inez Burcham Turner, a graduate of Elkin High School and Appalachian State University with a Bachelor of Science in elementary education, will be on h...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Wayne Farms lands 10 safety awards

OAKWOOD, Ga. — In a repeat performance from last year’s National Safety Conference for the Poultry Industry, Wayne Farms LLC has received ...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Elkin Tractor Supply to celebrate pets during pet appreciation week

Tractor Supply Co. store in Elkin will be celebrating furry friends for Pet Appreciation Week’s Main Event on Sept. 17.The main event will inclu...

September 13th, 2016 |  


New dental office in Elkin Village

New dental office in Elkin Village

A new business, The Radford Family Dental Office, is opening up in Elkin on Sept. 1 at 1550 N. Bridge St. in the Elkin Village Shopping Mall. The busi...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Window World dominates prominent industry rankings

NORTH WILKESBORO — For the eighth year in a row, Window World, America’s largest replacement window and exterior remodeling company, has s...

August 28th, 2016 updated: August 28th, 2016. |  


Yadtel annual meeting includes big prize giveaways

MOCKSVILLE — Yadtel, or Yadkin Valley Telephone Membership Corporation, will hold its annual meeting Saturday at 10 a.m., with registration from...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Millers Country Kitchen offers breakfast all day

Millers Country Kitchen offers breakfast all day

JONESVILLE — Have a craving for breakfast for dinner?Millers Country Kitchen serves fresh, homemade southern breakfast food all day long. Locate...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


North Carolina Pest Management Association appoints new board members

North Carolina Pest Management Association appoints new board members

WRIGHTSVILLE — Marty L. Roberts, vice president and general manager of Rid-A-Bug Exterminating Co. Inc., has been appointed to the North Carolin...

August 13th, 2016 |  


Fairfield Inn & Suites wins six awards

Fairfield Inn & Suites wins six awards

The Fairfield Inn and Suites in Elkin won several awards for its outstanding service and contributions to the community and guests. On Wednesday morni...

August 12th, 2016 |  


SECU names new president

SECU names new president

RALEIGH — State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) announced recently that its Board of Directors has named Michael J. Lord to succeed Jim Bla...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Olivia’s Legacy Meats opens its doors

Olivia’s Legacy Meats opens its doors

ROARING RIVER — “We say Oink, you say delicious” is the motto of Olivia’s Legacy Meats, a new farm store which recently opened...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Surrey Bancorp reports second quarter net income of $1,138,821

MOUNT AIRY — Surrey Bancorp (the “Company”), (Pink Sheets: SRYB), the holding company for Surrey Bank & Trust, reported earnings...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Tribune building for sale

Area residents may have noticed a for sale sign in the window of The Tribune office in recent weeks. Civitas Media, the company which owns The Tribune...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Notary Public classes offered this fall in Surry and Yadkin

DOBSON — Many businesses are required to have notarized signatures as part of their normal business activity, and therefore employ people who ho...

August 2nd, 2016 |