County Republicans hold convention

County Republicans hold convention

The Surry County Republican Party held its annual convention on March 25, and elected a new slate of officers.Mark Jones is chairman, Gayle Norman is ...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Democrats elect officers, honor retiring sheriff

Democrats elect officers, honor retiring sheriff

DOBSON — Surry County Democrats came together at their Annual Convention on April 1. They elected officers for the 2017-18 term, honored Sheriff...

April 9th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Valley Action, District 5 constituents present an open letter to Burr, Tillis, Foxx

Yadkin Valley Action, District 5 constituents present an open letter to Burr, Tillis, Foxx

On March 21, members of the Yadkin Valley Action citizens group along with other citizens and constituents from the Yadkin Valley of Congressional Dis...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Adams to host campaign kickoff event on Saturday

WINSTON-SALEM — Denise D. Adams will officially launch her candidacy for the Fifth Congressional District seat now held by Virginia Foxx at a ki...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Councilwoman Denise D. Adams to run for Fifth Congressional District seat in 2018

Councilwoman Denise D. Adams to run for Fifth Congressional District seat in 2018

WINSTON-SALEM — Denise D. Adams, who represents the North Ward on the Winston-Salem City Council, will run for the Fifth Congressional District ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Jonesville seeks to fill vacancy

JONESVILLE — Due to the recent passing of Council Member Judy Wolfe, the Jonesville Town Council is seeking an individual to fill the vacant sea...

October 21st, 2016 |  


Children are ‘passion’ for Sullivan

Children are ‘passion’ for Sullivan

After serving the community as a member of the Elkin Board of Education for four years, Haley Sullivan has decided to run for the east district seat o...

October 14th, 2016 |  


Walker wants to be sure Elkin stays a city system

Walker wants to be sure Elkin stays a city system

Citing a desire to make sure students’ needs are met, not just academically, but in other ways, too, Judy Walker is running as one of two candid...

October 14th, 2016 |  


Brinegar wants to protect tradition of Elkin City Schools

Brinegar wants to protect tradition of Elkin City Schools

While the chairman of the Elkin Board of Education missed his opportunity to attend Elkin City Schools due to his father’s job and his family...

October 12th, 2016 |  


Elkin High graduate running for school board

Elkin High graduate running for school board

Years of civic-minded volunteering and working with youth in the community led Jason “Levi” Shore to run as one of three candidates for th...

October 12th, 2016 updated: October 13th, 2016. |