Rotary’s top man to pay historic visit

Rotary’s top man to pay historic visit

MOUNT AIRY — History will be made early next month when the president of Rotary International comes to Mount Airy, the first such visit ever by ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


The ARK receives gift from Food Lion Feeds Charitable Foundation

The ARK has received $1,800 from the Food Lion Feeds Charitable Foundation just in time to help feed local residents/guests. The ARK will use the gift...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Alleghany Fiddlers Convention announces winners

Alleghany Fiddlers Convention announces winners

SPARTA — The Alleghany County Fiddlers Convention had 197 individuals and 27 bands competing in Sparta on July 15-16, including junior and senio...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Trump galvanizes party faithful at convention

It was the culmination of four days of fantastic spectacle and charged rhetoric. In front of a frenzied crowd of delegates and alternates from every U...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Elkin native to sign books Saturday

Elkin native to sign books Saturday

Sometimes inspiration can come from anywhere, even from the smallest of communities. Author Jayme Moore Llewellyn, a resident of Dobson, will be havin...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


New game craze has folks on the ‘Go’

New game craze has folks on the ‘Go’

The newest smartphone-based game app, Pokémon Go, is sweeping the nation and locals are getting in on the action. Since the advent of smart phone...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Church calendar

July 29• 6:30 p.m. until, Grassy Creek United Methodist Church will have a Vacation Bible School under the stars, with hot dogs and hamburgers w...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Church calendar

Aug. 6• 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fall Creek Baptist Church, Fall Creek Church Road, Jonesville, will host a children’s ministry conference sponso...

July 20th, 2016 |