Surry County Newswire

Surry County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Surry County, NC.

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  1. City schools plan 2018-19 budget -Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    ... this program, but the program wouldn't exist without the owners' generosity. A year ago, Mount Airy, Elkin and Surry County school districts jointly asked for a jump in funding from $1,115 per pupil to $1,175. Elkin and Surry County noted that ...

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  2. Scouts place time capsule downtown -Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    ... night ceremony also was attended by two Mount Airy commissioners, the city manager, the police and fire chiefs, Surry County Emergency Services Director John Shelton and others. In addition, the City of Mount Airy Color Guard was part of the ...

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  3. Elkin could teach Raleigh a thing or twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    The powers that be at one time looked askance at the behind-the-times schools in Surry County. Surry always managed to resist following the crowd and consolidating its schools.

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  4. Awareness trickles down during Creek Week -Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... watersheds in the United States. It covers 7,200 miles. "Within that watershed, there are sub-watersheds as in Surry County and the Tri-County area. We have the Roaring River, the Fisher River, the Ararat, the Mitchell, and of course Big Elkin ...

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  5. Police reports -Read the original story

    Yesterday | Mt. Airy News

    ... a felony, and larceny, which had been issued in April 2015 in Guilford County. Dawson was confined in the Surry County Jail under a $500 secured bond and is to be in Guilford District Court on May 16. Samantha Ann Rycroft, 51, of 405 S. Crutchfield ...

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  6. Democrats hold county convention -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... the 30th District, was not able to attend, but sent her campaign manager, said Roy Thomasson, chairman of the Surry County Democratic Party. At the county level, two candidates are running for clerk of court: Kim Thomas and John Snow, both of ...

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  7. Thousands expected for autism walk -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mt. Airy News

    ... walk on the nearby Ararat River Greenway at 9 a.m., along with Zumba sessions. The event sponsored by the Surry County Chapter of the Autism Society of North Carolina is held in conjunction with April being Autism Awareness Month. "Love Completes ...

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  8. Early voting begins Thursday -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Mt. Airy News

    Surry County residents wanting to get an early start in making their choices for the May 8 primary election can do so beginning Thursday.

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  9. Surry County Sheriff Reports -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Mt. Airy News

    ... then a May 23 date in Dobson for a charge of larceny. She has three other court dates this month in Surry County. April 20 has one charge: driving while license revoked (not impaired). On April 25, the charges include possession of Schedule IV and ...

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  10. Meet the volunteers -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Mt. Airy News

    Pictured here are two of the volunteers who work at Northern Hospital of Surry County, Coley Jones and Patty Carpenter, at a recent volunteer function.

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  11. Celebrating volunteers -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Mt. Airy News

    These are many of the corps of volunteers who work with Northern Hospital of Surry County to help meet the needs of people needing hospital services.

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  12. NAUW honors a Phenomenal Womena -Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | Mt. Airy News

    Katie Hatcher, Teressa Spencer, Leona McArthur and Sharon Galloway are four of the five "Phenomenal Women" honored by National Association of University Women's Surry County Mount Airy branch.

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  13. East Surry football stadium to be named for DiamontRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | Mt. Airy News

    ... David Diamont won't be on the sideline, but his legacy with the Cardinals' program will remain. On Friday, the Surry County Board of Education announced that it would be recognizing Diamont, who retired last month after 36 seasons and 291 career ...

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  14. Special Olympics marks 40 years -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Mt. Airy News

    Individual and independent athletes were the first group to enter the field for 2018 Surry County Special Olympics 2018, the event's 40th anniversary.

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  15. Businesses network, collaborate at annual BizFest -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    BizFest exhibitors from businesses and nonprofits across Surry County attend a seminar on collaboration at The Liberty in Elkin Thursday afternoon. Marty Roberts of Rid-A-Bug, left, and Don Wright with McNeely Pest Control collaborate on work Thursday afternoon during BizFest held at The Liberty in Elkin.

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  16. Surry County Sheriff Reports - 8:36 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Mt. Airy News

    James Dean Sawyers, 36, of Belton Road, Mount Airy, was served warrants April 3 on several charges and given a $7,000 secured bond.

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  17. Mount Airy Police Reports -Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 12 | Mt. Airy News

    ... Arrest records indicate that White has an alias with Wood as the last name. She was confined in the Surry County Jail under a $1,500 secured bond and slated for an appearance in District Court next Tuesday. Dustin Michael Baker, 23, of 603 E. ...

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  18. Why are we making these races political?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Mt. Airy News

    ... and of course the controversial NAFTA that had a hand in killing the textile trade that was so strong in Surry County. By that time, I was working here at The News. I made the decision that as a news reporter I should always try to be impartial and ...

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  19. Elkin Farmers Market opens Saturday, previewed by the first 2018 Food Truck Friday this FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    "We are looking for an amazing Farmers Market season this year," said Melissa Manning of Melissa's Natural Pet Treats. Manning is the Elkin representative for the Surry County Farmers Market, which also encompasses Dobson and Mount Airy and is a cooperative of local farmers such as Foothills Nature Farm and Campbell Family Nursery.

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  20. Community and Church Calendar -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... Auditorium. The theme is "Beautiful Flowers in Our Midst," and the event, being sponsored by the Mount Airy Surry County Branch of National Association of University Women (NAUW), will benefit a scholarship fund. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased ...

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