Local soldier, new to service, honored by family for the holidays

First Posted: 12/23/2008When Jay Collins enlisted in the Army in September, his father, Roy, knew that this could be the last Christmas they would sha...

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Hospice holding public meeting to gather opinions on Obama-Biden Health Care Initiative

First Posted: 12/27/2008For the everyday citizen, its a rare opportunity to voice an opinion to the president about important issues like health. But ...

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HILL

First Posted: 12/27/2008CANA, Va. Mr. William Bill Ray Hill, 62, of Cana, husband of Nancy Peters Hill, passed away Friday, Dec. 26, 2008, at Norther...

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East Surry boys hold off Patrick Co. 55-52

First Posted: 12/29/2008Thomas Smith Staff Reporter It may not have been pretty but the East Surry boys did come away winners, defeating Patrick Coun...

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Hands-on fair allows science to become interactive

First Posted: 12/19/2008Community members, parents and students had the opportunity to see what Mount Airy High School science students have been up t...

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Two counties join to help family

First Posted: 12/24/2008Sometimes Christmas cheer is delivered in a sleigh pulled by eight tiny reindeer, and other times such as at a Mount Airy chu...

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Locals to send Obama health care ideas

First Posted: 12/30/2008Staff Reporter About 15 people gathered Tuesday at Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care to discuss their concerns regard...

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Josh McMillen being inducted into Cowley Tiger Athletic Hall of Fame

First Posted: 12/31/2008DOBSON Josh McMillen has traveled many miles on his journey through life. McMillen, a native of Kansas and now a Dobson resid...

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Mcmillian

First Posted: 12/26/2008MOUNT AIRY Mr. Charles Guy McMillan, 77, of 199 W. Cleve St., Mount Airy, died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008, at Forsyth Medical C...

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Filmmakers debut film with local ties at Downtown Cinema this month

First Posted: 12/31/2008From an early age, the stage had an inspiring power over filmmaker Joy Chapman. That, accompanied with her love of North Carol...

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