Patrol employees promoted

RALEIGH — Seventy-six employees of the North Carolina Highway Patrol were recognized April 3 for promotions in a ceremony in Raleigh.The promoti...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Teaching vineyard hosting grape-growing series

Jewel of the Blue Ridge Vineyard, a teaching vineyard in Marshall with one acre under vines of the native cold-hardy Katuah muscadines found growing i...

April 1st, 2017 updated: April 4th, 2017. |  


Surry CC hosts Advanced Manufacturing Day on April 4

DOBSON — Surry Community College is highlighting careers in Computer-Integrated Machining, Mechatronics, Engineering Design, Electronics and Wel...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Birth announcement

Birth announcement

Claire Katherine GoldenCraig and Mary Gayle Golden of Elkin announce the birth of their daughter, Claire Katherine, on Jan. 29 at 7:13 a.m. at Forsyth...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Surry litter sweep slated

DOBSON — A Litter Sweep, conducted by Surry County with assistance from the N.C. Department of Transportation, will run this spring from April 1...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

The ladies at Little Stone Mountain Baptist Church will be serving a Fisherman’s Breakfast on Saturday, beginning at 7 a.m. They will have sausa...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


Swift serving as president of state organization

Swift serving as president of state organization

Joshua Swift, left, a native of Elkin and recently elected president of the North Carolina Public Health Association, meets with Governor Roy Cooper d...

March 28th, 2017 |  


2017 Governor’s School selections announced

RALEIGH — This summer, 670 of North Carolina’s most academically gifted and creative rising high school juniors and seniors will explore c...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Lt. David Wagoner to retire from Elkin Fire Department

Lt. David Wagoner to retire from Elkin Fire Department

After 30 years of dedicated service to the citizens of Elkin, Lt. David Wagoner will retire on March 30. Wagoner began his career with the town of Elk...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Registration open for Kidshop Theatre

Explore. Engage. Express. Enjoy! This summer Kidshop Theatre will take a whacky journey with Alice in the play “Through the Looking Glass.”...

March 24th, 2017 |