Mayberry celebrates Thelma Lou’s 90th birthday on Monday

Mayberry celebrates Thelma Lou’s 90th birthday on Monday

MOUNT AIRY — Betty Lynn, the brown-eyed beauty who played Barney Fife’s sweetie Thelma Lou on The Andy Griffith Show, turns 90 years old M...

August 25th, 2016 |  


State budget director speaks at SCC

State budget director speaks at SCC

DOBSON — The state budget director met some tough questions from Surry County leaders following his presentation here Wednesday.Andrew Heath, a ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Group rolling out vision for litter campaign

Group rolling out vision for litter campaign

DOBSON — A local anti-littering initiative will be multi-faceted, with Surry County set to spend $20,000 on the program.The second of what will ...

August 25th, 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 ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Volunteerism benefits backpack project

Volunteerism benefits backpack project

A troop of Girl Scouts from Pilot Mountain spent time volunteering at a Jonesville store last week, in exchange for the store donating to a backpack p...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Jonesville native retires after 30 years

Jonesville native retires after 30 years

JONESVILLE — Gwen Gentry Clark, a Jonesville native born and raised, had a surprise retirement party courtesy of her mother and father, Mary and...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Back 2 School Giveaway a success

Back 2 School Giveaway a success

A drizzly Sunday afternoon did not stop families from gathering at 4 p.m. in the Century Link Parking Lot for the annual I Support My Community Back 2...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Elkin schools hold teacher convocation

Elkin schools hold teacher convocation

The Elkin City Schools held its annual convocation in the Dixon Auditorium at the high school Monday morning to welcome the school faculty back as wel...

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


Church calendar

Aug. 27• 5:30 p.m., Union Baptist Church, 2002 Traphill Union Road, Traphill, will host youth day featuring evangelist Michael McDaniel presenti...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

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August 22nd, 2016 |