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Surry Sonker Trail Adds new Downtown Elkin Restaurant

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, In : Media about Elkin 

ELKIN, N.C. – The Surry Sonker Trail now has eight stops serving the county’s popular local dessert. Southern On Main recently joined the trail after opening in July in downtown Elkin.

 When Marla Stern, chef and owner of Southern On Main, learned about Surry County’s signature sonker, she called her mother to consult on a recipe. Stern grew up on a farm in Foscoe in Watauga County, and each summer her family canned and froze blueberries. That tradition led Stern to create a blueberry ...

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Movie "You Are Here" filmed in Surry County

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Saturday, August 23, 2014, In : Movies filmed in Elkin

A new movie release coming out, You Are Here, was filmed in Surry County. Stars Owen Wilson, Zach Galifianakis, Amy Poehler are in the movie. Zach is originally from N Wilkesboro. 
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Surry Beekeepers Association, story and photos by Randall Ray

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Sunday, April 22, 2012, In : Community Events 

Surry Beekeepers members during Saturday's Field Day

Opening hives for inspection
The Surry County Beekeepers Association held its latest annual field day and certification Saturday the 14th, in Mount Airy. Albert Cockerham hosted the event for the members that had completed the 10-hour Beekeeping for Beginners Course of Study, held from Feb 20-March 19. Everything from hive components and construction to bee behaviors and maladies were taught during the course. Thirteen year old Sabrina Dixon ...
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