SCC students turn park into learning experience

SCC students turn park into learning experience

Pilot Mountain State Park is home to more than 70 families of vascular plants, thus Instructor Jeff Jones recently decided to use the park as a plant ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Two charged in bank robbery

Two charged in bank robbery

The Dobson Police Department has arrested and charged two local men for their alleged role in a bank robbery earlier this week.Michael Frost, 48, of 8...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Mountain Madness ride coming to Pilot Mountain

Scores of colorfully attired cyclists will be returning to the Armfield Civic and Recreation Center later this month as the center serves as host for ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


SCC students contribute to charity

SCC students contribute to charity

Surry Community College students enrolled in Dr. Dawn Worley’s BUS 110: Introduction to Business class recently participated in a social respons...

May 18th, 2017 |  


SCC grad shares experience with students

SCC grad shares experience with students

DOBSON — During the spring 2017 semester at Surry Community College, things came full circle for alum Andrea Contreras as she returned to a Surr...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Group’s petition effort targets roads

Whether it involves dangerous roads without guardrails, standing water in roadways or the N.C. Department of Transportation’s controversial use ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Parents invited to ‘Drugs Uncovered’ events

Parents invited to ‘Drugs Uncovered’ events

Already this year, more Surry County residents have died from drug overdoses than in all of 2016 and with that in mind events are scheduled next week ...

May 18th, 2017 updated: May 18th, 2017. |  


GOP chair reacts to BOE ruling

GOP chair reacts to BOE ruling

DOBSON — Surry County GOP chair Mark D. Jones said he’s ready to get back to the business of running his party after a challenge to his re...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Westfield News

Stoney Ridge Baptist Church Community Outreach Round the Mountain is Saturday, May 20 at 3 p.m. at 1030 Stoney Ridge Road in Westfield. The even will ...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Board asks for funding for Shoals Road

DOBSON — County commissioners are urging state lawmakers to remove a bank and trees along a road in Surry County.At last week’s Surry Coun...

May 17th, 2017 |