The Sussex-Surry Dispatch

Citizens urged to participate in state-wide tornado drill March 19

March 18, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: March 18, 2019 | 3:15 p.m. In 2018, Hurricane Michael spawned seven tornadoes and killed seven Virginians.  To help avoid a similar situation in Surry County, emergency services coordinator Ray...
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Surry Lady Cougars Championship hopes crushed by three-peat Parry McCluer

March 16, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: March 16, 2019 | 3:15 p.m. But they vow they’ll be back The Lady Cougars went in with grit and determination, but after an early, hard-fought, early contest, a three...
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The Many Faces of Sinbad prove irresistible at MRAC

March 15, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: March 15, 2019 | 3:15 p.m. Sinbad easily demonstrated that there are as many facets and faces to his comedy as there are treasures in Aladdin’s treasure trove at the...
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STATE CHAMPS! Palmer’s last quarter drives – and a bit of inspiration – lead Cougars’ climb to the top

March 14, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: March 14, 2019 | 3:15 p.m. SURRY - Long before Surry County took on the Eastside Spartans, the whisper started around: If the boys win, it would be the first...
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Surry Boys Basketball win state championship; Girls defeated in finals

March 9, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 9, 2019 | 3:34 p.m. SURRY - Surry County High School and the entire community have plenty of reasons to hold their heads high as their high school's boys basketball team...
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Town of Waverly declares April Spring Cleanup Month

March 8, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: March 8, 2019 | 3:45 p.m. TOWN OF WAVERLY - “We’ve got to start working on this in a big way,” said Waverly Mayor Angela McPhaul, describing the big spring...
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Newby honored for 32 years service with Sussex Social Services Dept.

March 6, 2019
By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: March 6, 2019 | 3:45 p.m. SUSSEX - At the Feb. 12 regular meeting of the Sussex Board of Supervisors, Ms. Gloria Newby was honored in recognition of her retirement...
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Off to Richmond: Surry High School basketball teams advance to State finals

March 6, 2019
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: March 6, 2019 | 9:15 a.m. SURRY - Riding a wave of momentum that began in the early stages of the season and grew to great heights over the past several...
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Local Headlines

December 10, 2017

Five people, including five-year-old child, killed in two different Sussex County vehicle crashes

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: Dec. 10, 2017 | 2:30 a.m.  SUSSEX - It has been a deadly weekend on...
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December 8, 2017

Angel Tree Ceremony Signals Hope for Local Kids at Christmas

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Dec. 8, 2017 | 12:15 p.m. SUSSEX - At an upbeat and moving ceremony...
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December 5, 2017

District Governor to induct New Sussex Lions Club Charter Members

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Dec. 5, 2017 | 2:20 p.m. SUSSEX - “It’s actually a very moving...
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November 30, 2017

Rep. McEachin joins Surry students for ‘Take Your Legislator to School’ Day

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Posted: Nov. 30, 2017 | 6:20 p.m. SURRY - Last week, U.S. Congressman Donald McEachin...
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November 28, 2017

Sussex County Eagle died from rat poison

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Appeared in: Nov. 22, 2017 Edition “All the little actions we take can have...
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November 28, 2017

Giving Thanks across the miles

By: Terry Harris | Email: Click Here Appeared in: Nov. 22, 2017 Edition SURRY - “This is a story regarding a video...
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