Pilot Masons install new officers

Pilot Masons install new officers

Pilot Mountain Masons and their guests gathered at the South Key Street Lodge Friday to observe the installation of officers for Pilot Lodge #493 for ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Foster care extended to older youths

Foster care extended to older youths

A new foster care program implemented statewide Jan. 1 aims to provide support to a group of young people otherwise at risk of falling through the cra...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Commissioners pass nuisance ordinance

Commissioners pass nuisance ordinance

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Pilot Mountain Board of Commissioners passed a new town ordinance last week.The new measure gives the town the ability to d...

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


Local residents honored in the spirit of MLK

Local residents honored in the spirit of MLK

A former city employee was honored at a service in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Saturday.At an annual event at the Mount Airy Museum o...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Choir marks decade with CD release

Choir marks decade with CD release

Ten years ago, the Mountain Valley Voices began.Made up of a small group of coworkers at Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care, the group came t...

January 17th, 2017 |  


SCC Rotaract club collects food

SCC Rotaract club collects food

One of the main focuses of the Surry Community College Rotaract Club is serving others. As a result, the club held a holiday canned food drive at the ...

January 17th, 2017 |  


20 graduate from Basic Law Enforcement

20 graduate from Basic Law Enforcement

Twenty students graduated from Surry Community College’s Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) Program recently and passed the State Comprehensi...

January 17th, 2017 |  


VFW, Auxiliary visit Central Care

VFW, Auxiliary visit Central Care

A group of ten VFW Auxiliary members and one VFW member from Pilot Mountain Post 9436 recently visited Central Continuing Care in Mount Airy.The group...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Income and corporate taxes lower in 2017

A new year also brings a new tax structure in North Carolina.The state could lose about $700 million a year due to a cut in income tax rates, but that...

January 17th, 2017 |  


CDC: widespread flu in North Carolina

CDC: widespread flu in North Carolina

Flu-related deaths are rising in North Carolina, according to a statement issued by the state Department of Health and Human Services earlier this wee...

January 14th, 2017 |