The Sussex-Surry Dispatch

Surry Elementary student heading to Youth Leadership Forum

July 15, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: July 15, 2019 | 2:10 p.m. SURRY - Surry County Elementary School student Kevin Osborne Jr will be taking part in a unique academic and career-oriented development experience at Wake Forest...
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ELECTION 2019: Incumbent Tyler faces challenge from Republican Wachsmann

July 13, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: July 13, 2019 | 2:10 p.m. SUSSEX - Longtime Democratic delegate Roslyn Tyler will face a Republican challenger for the first time since 2013 as Stony Creek pharmacist Otto Wachsmann,...
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Big turnout for Waverly’s Free Movie Night

July 11, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: July 11, 2019 | 2:10 p.m. TOWN OF WAVERLY - The first Waverly Movie Night was a big success, as 168 folks shared the experience of watching the 2018 big-budget film...
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Surry Seafood Co. slated to reopen this week following small fire

July 9, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: July 9, 2019 | 2:10 p.m. SURRY - A July 5 fire at Surry Seafood Company has the popular local establishment closed until Friday, July 12, according to Randy Pack,...
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Tidewater Academy’s Class of ’69 holds double reunion

June 27, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: June 27, 2019 | 10:09 a.m. WAKEFIELD - On June 1, the Tidewater Academy class of 1969 held a double class reunion – one for their TA graduating class and one for...
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ACCESS to provide help for college-bound Surry County students

June 27, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: June 27, 2019 | 10:02 a.m. SURRY - When ACCESS President and CEO, Bonnie Sutton spoke at the May 14th Surry County School Board Meeting, her enthusiasm about the upcoming expansion...
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Community helps iconic Virginia Diner weather flash flood

June 27, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: June 27, 2019 | 9:51 a.m. WAKEFIELD - Last Saturday the staff of the iconic Virginia Diner traded in their pots and pans for cleaning gear as they cleared away...
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Standing room only as Surry seniors celebrate graduation

June 27, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: June 27, 2019 | 9:44 a.m. SURRY - The 2019 Surry County High School Commencement Exercises began with students in their blue and gold robes marching in past a capacity crowd...
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Local Headlines

June 7, 2019

Search continues for robbery suspects after crashing, fleeing in Sussex County

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: June 7, 2019 | 7:00 p.m. Two suspects remain at-large; community asked to contact...
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June 6, 2019

Help for veterans of all ages now available locally

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: June 6, 2019 | 3:15 p.m. SUSSEX - “I’m excited about it!” said local vet...
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June 3, 2019

Two Wakefield women die in Route 40 crash

By: Terry Harris | E-mail: Click Here Updated By: Michael Campbell, News Editor Posted: June 3, 2019 | 3:05 p.m....
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May 19, 2019

Living the Steampunk dream in Surry

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: May 19, 2019 | 3:15 p.m. SURRY - So what do a jewelry maker and a...
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May 17, 2019

Surry ES students enjoy early exploration of career possibilities

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: May 17, 2019 | 3:15 p.m. SURRY - The theme of the 2019 Career Exploration...
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May 15, 2019

Final vote on Sussex County 2020 budget expected May 16

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: May 15, 2019 | 3:15 p.m. The Sussex County Board of Supervisors meeting on Thursday...
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