Jonesville Town Council explains recessed meetings, held to discuss personnel issues

JONESVILLE — Citizens have noticed Jonesville Town Council members gathering at times outside of the regular Town Council meetings, which are sc...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Surry County Commissioners urge change to Article 43 sales tax

Surry County Commissioners urge change to Article 43 sales tax

ELKIN — Surry County Commissioners went all in with their support of proposed sales tax legislation which could create revenue for school capita...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Thurmond father charged after toddler shooting

Thurmond father charged after toddler shooting

THURMOND — A Thurmond father has been charged following a February incident during which a 2-year-old boy shot himself.Cody Dillon Groce, 25, of...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Copeland top teachers honored

Copeland top teachers honored

Copeland Elementary School has recognized Tina Howlett as Teacher of the year and Susan Hill as Teacher Assistant of the Year.​ .neFileBlock { ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson retiring to pursue new opportunity

Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson retiring to pursue new opportunity

DOBSON — Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson will soon end his service as sheriff, according to Atkinson.Atkinson said his resignation will be ...

March 20th, 2017 updated: March 20th, 2017. |  


FCA US announces Empire Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram as Customer First Award for Excellence Winner

FCA US announces Empire Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram as Customer First Award for Excellence Winner

NORTH WILKESBORO — FCA US LLC announced that Empire Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is one of 387 Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram and FIAT dealerships have e...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Byrd completes N.C. Next Generation Superintendents Development Program

Byrd completes N.C. Next Generation Superintendents Development Program

WILKESBORO — Wilkes County Schools Superintendent Mark Byrd was among 28 superintendents from across the state to graduate from the North Caroli...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Dobson celebrates reading

Dobson celebrates reading

DOBSON — Dobson Elementary School had a great day celebrating Dr. Seuss and reading with the annual Read Across America celebration.The school s...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

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March 20th, 2017 |  


Church Calendar

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March 20th, 2017 |