Donations of peanut butter, jelly sought

The N.C. Guardian ad Litem programs kicked off an inaugural “Peanut Butter & Jelly Campaign” recently in an attempt to fight food inse...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Jacob White of Wilkesboro named to Harding University dean’s list

SEARCY, Ark. — Jacob White, management information systems major at Harding University from Wilkesboro, is among more than 1,400 University stud...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Church Calendar

Jan. 18• 7 p.m., Second Chance Church, 449 Bear Creek Church Road, Dobson, will hold its annual Month of Revival featuring the Rev. Marty Hewitt...

January 16th, 2017 |  


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 ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


100 counties set five goals

100 counties set five goals

RALEIGH — County commissioners from across the state set funding school capital projects at the top of their legislative priorities.On Thursday ...

January 16th, 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 16th, 2017 |  


County to consider airport expenses

DOBSON — Surry County officials will consider cutting a check in excess of $200,000 to the Mount Airy-Surry County Airport.Tuesday evening the S...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Elkin man charged in domestic incident

Elkin man charged in domestic incident

An Elkin man is facing charges after a domestic disturbance was reported just inside the Wilkes County border.According to a release from Lt. Mendy Pe...

January 14th, 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 |  


School board compares area coaching pay

As Elkin school officials look toward the future of the system and plan for the possibility of filling staffing positions as they become open, they wa...

January 13th, 2017 updated: January 13th, 2017. |