Solutions surface for 601 snarl

Solutions surface for 601 snarl

It’s said that nothing is certain but death and taxes — but steadily increasing traffic on the U.S. 601 (Rockford Street) business corrido...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Police reports

• A 16-speed bicycle valued at $170 was discovered missing from a local residence last Wednesday, according to Mount Airy Police Department repo...

October 16th, 2017 |  


City election early voting starts Thursday

City election early voting starts Thursday

DOBSON — Citizens of Mount Airy who want to get a head start on the 2017 municipal election can begin casting ballots Thursday in Dobson.That...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Surry County Sheriff Reports

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following arrest reports:• Nicholas Cody Hull, 27, of Lakeview Drive, Do...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Booksmarts

Between the Covers Used Book Shop, run by the Friends of the Mount Airy Public Library, will close on Nov. 1. A Going Out of Business Sale will begin ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Giving begets giving begets giving…

Giving begets giving begets giving…

Most of the time, when someone wins a raffle, they express joy, maybe do a little dance, then get to work using their prize.A group of Elkin High Scho...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Group to keep Christmas spirit alive

Group to keep Christmas spirit alive

DOBSON — Graham Atkinson has retired as Surry County sheriff, but that doesn’t mean that the programs he started have ended.Just as new Sh...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Streets filled with Autumn Leaves

Streets filled with Autumn Leaves

Surpassing the Hollywood epics of old with their casts of mere thousands, the 51st Autumn Leaves Festival is well on its way to boasting a cast of hun...

October 14th, 2017 updated: October 15th, 2017. |  


Autumn Leaves Festival: All about the beverage

Autumn Leaves Festival: All about the beverage

Nothing says Autumn Leaves Festival like an eye-catching beverage.For Autumn 2017, the accessory of choice for the most stylish festival-goers is a re...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Surry County Sheriff Reports

Surry County Sheriff Reports

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following arrest reports:• Courtney Nacord Long, 38, Eleanor Avenue, Mou...

October 14th, 2017 |