Arts, books and sports come together

Arts, books and sports come together

Whoever said that arts, books and sports can’t go together certainly was not thinking of the summer reading program at the Charles H. Stone Memo...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Review of town manager applications to begin

Following the closure of the June 30 application deadline for the vacant Pilot Mountain town manager position, town commissioners are starting the rev...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Judge needs more info to ok teen death settlement

Judge needs more info to ok teen death settlement

DOBSON — On Monday, a Superior Court judge withheld approval of an insurance settlement for the family of two young sisters killed in a November...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Pilot Mountain Police Reports

The Pilot Mountain Police Department reported several arrests and other incidents recently.-Lisa Michelle Sims, 48, of Clearview Drive, Pinnacle, was ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Water and sewer rates to increase in Flat Rock

Water and sewer rates to increase in Flat Rock

DOBSON — County commissioners approved the first of five rate increases in the Flat Rock/Bannertown Water and Sewer District.At Monday evening&#...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Westfield Friends, Ruritans holding fundraiser for local resident

Westfield Friends, Ruritans holding fundraiser for local resident

Members of Westfield Friends Meeting will be joining with the Westfield Ruritan Club Saturday morning from 7 to 11 in a collaborative effort to help a...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Prescribed burns at park slated

Officials with Pilot Mountain State Park have announced there are two prescribed burns set for the next couple of weeks.“The two burns will be a...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Death result of scooter with no lights

A fatal accident last week on U.S. 52 involved a scooter operating with no lights.On July 14 at about 9:50 p.m., Alfred Lee Ladd, 62, of Ararat-Long H...

July 19th, 2016 |  


RNC: Ohio delegation overjoyed by ‘Down Under’ speech

RNC: Ohio delegation overjoyed by ‘Down Under’ speech

The Ohio delegation to the Republican National Convention received a visit from “Down Under” during its kickoff breakfast Monday.Australia...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Motorcycle wreck claims Pilot Mountain man

Motorcycle wreck claims Pilot Mountain man

One man is dead, and a woman was transported in critical condition after two unrelated traffic accidents Thursday night.Alfred Lee Ladd, 62, of Ararat...

July 15th, 2016 |