Public input sought on Hanging Rock State Park

The state of North Carolina is seeking public comment on plans for the expansion of Hanging Rock State Park in Stokes County. The state recently acqui...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Surry Community College wine featured at state wine caucus

Surry Community College wine featured at state wine caucus

DOBSON — Representatives of Surry Community College’s Viticulture and Enology program were invited to pour wine during the N.C. Wine &...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


SCC golf tournament nets $1 million

SCC golf tournament nets $1 million

MOUNT AIRY — The 21st annual Woltz-Harold Surry Community College Foundation Golf Tournament held on May 18 landed on an absolutely gorgeous sun...

June 21st, 2017 |  


Ride raises $10K for regional library

The Northwestern Regional Library sponsored the sixth annual Freeborne’s Ride for Readers on June 10. More than $10,000 was raised that will hel...

June 20th, 2017 |  


Harris graduates from Rural Economic Development Institute

Harris graduates from Rural Economic Development Institute

Sarah Harris of the town of Boonville graduated in May from the Rural Economic Development Institute (REDI), an intensive, three-month training progra...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Wildlife in North Carolina magazine photo competition open until Sept. 1

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is accepting entries to its 13th annual Wildlife in North Carolina Photo Competition until 5 p....

June 9th, 2017 |  


Ride benefiting libraries set for Saturday

The Northwestern Regional Library will host the sixth annual Ride for Readers on Saturday. All proceeds from the Freeborne’s Ride for Readers wi...

June 8th, 2017 |  


Special summer camp starts Monday

The Children’s Center, along with Project Challenge and the Juvenile Mediation and Restorative Justice Center, is hosting a week-long summer cam...

June 8th, 2017 |  


Extension agency welcomes intern

Extension agency welcomes intern

Janeice Leonard of Davidson County will serve as an intern this summer with the Yadkin County Cooperative Extension. Yadkin County was selected to hav...

June 6th, 2017 |  


Music students perform

Music students perform

JONESVILLE — Dorothy Wells’ piano, voice and guitar students at Studio 67 in Jonesville recently presented their spring recital. Each stud...

June 5th, 2017 |