DOBSON — Surry Community College will be able to award 10 State Employees' Credit Union scholarships at $750 each for the 2014-2015 school year.
DOBSON — Surry Community College will hold its 25th annual High School Equivalency Graduation, formerly known as General Education Diploma or GED, on Sunday at 3 p.m. in the SCC Gymnasium, Dobson.
Book bags and school supplies were distributed on Monday evening by local charity known for community give-aways.
Elkin City Schools Principal of the Year Pam Tolbert challenged educators to be significant for all the students upon their return to the school year in Elkin City Schools Convocation on Monday.
A guest speaker at Elkin City Schools Convocation on Monday, Surry County Commissioner Chairman Eddie Harris affirmed an increased amount of money was given this year for Surry County students and the Surry County public school systems.
Elkin City Schools Teacher of the Year Mary Shepherd spoke at the Elkin City Schools Convocation on Monday morning, using the opportunity to pinpoint the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics) initiative as one that has increased...
Dancers from Rhythm On Main Dance & Gymnastics in downtown Elkin attended the USA National Dance Championship in Rock Hill, South Carolina, this summer and brought back several big awards.
Elkin City Schools held a convocation ceremony in Dixon Auditorium on Monday that marked the opening of the 2014-15 school year and what Superintendent Dr. Randy Bledsoe called a continued “journey of significance” for staff, school and...
Round Hill Baptist Church is having revival this week through Aug. 22 at 7:30 p.m. Claude Lloyd from Rocky Ford is the guest speaker. Pastor Matthew Higgins and the congregation invite you to worship with them.
The Elkin Police Department released the following information for Aug. 12-18.
Area youth got a chance on Saturday to enjoy a lovely summer day at the park and prepare to head back to school with the help of a local church. New Covenant Church hosted its fifth annual Back to School Bash at Elkin Municipal Park where members...
The Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce building could be seeing new ownership in the next couple of months if plans move forward as they were presented Thursday to the chamber Board of Directors.
HAMPTONVILLE — The smell of bacon frying wafted enticingly out the front doors of the Windor's Crossroads Community Center on Saturday as friends and neighbors gathered for the 10th annual Windsor's Crossroads Ruritan Club breakfast...
The Quarterly Conference of Locally Elected Officials held a meeting on Thursday evening at The Elkin Center.Guests were welcomed by Surry County Board of Commissioner Paul Johnson and Elkin Mayor Lestine Hutchens.
Town of Elkin Board of Commissioners have accepted and put in motion the final ingredients necessary to build a farmer's pavilion to be located in the parking lot of Town Hall.
After the completion of one bridge project, the Elkin Valley Trails Association (EVTA) chairman said it's time to start the process on a second bridge.
Zaxby's, a franchised chain of casual dining restaurants offering chicken wings, chicken fingers, sandwiches and salads, is near completion. The building will be turned over to the franchisee on Aug. 29.
DOBSON — Local filming is expected to begin on Friday for scenes on the movie adaptation of New York Times best-selling author Nicholas Sparks' novel “The Longest Ride.”
Two vehicles were involved in a wreck late Monday morning at the intersection of Johnson Ridge Road and N.C. 268.
The Elkin Police Department released the following information on arrests and citations issued during Aug. 4-11.• Samantha Black, 19 of East Bend, was cited for an alleged larceny at Walmart.
STATE ROAD — The second annual Vine and Dine Gala was hosted on Saturday by Grassy Creek Vineyard & Winery in State Road with wines represented from the Surry Wineries Group, music by Elkin Big Band and catering provided by Heaven's...
Traphill Baptist Church is having revival this week. Crabgrass will be singing Thursday night. Pastor Bobby Trott and the congregation invite you to worship with them.
JONESVILLE — Tri-County Christian Crisis Ministry will hold the first ever “Hungerscapes Sculpture Competition” with deadlines for applications due on Sept. 10.
JONESVILLE — Four surplus properties could be sold by town of Jonesville after discussions Monday night.
Elkin residents may lose their ABC store and its residents may have to hike into Jonesville to spirit up.
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