City tackling Spencer’s environmental issues

First Posted: 2/6/2015Mount Airy officials are hoping to turn “brown” into green, the color of money, through an initiative that will addr...

July 6th, 2015 updated: July 6th, 2015. |  


Strong Christmas has merchants hopeful

First Posted: 1/7/2015PILOT MOUNTAIN — For many businesses, the Christmas sales season has always been the most important time of the year and a...

July 6th, 2015 |  


Granite Bears sweep Wolfpack in tennis 9-0

First Posted: 3/26/2015WALKERTOWN — Mount Airy posted its second-consecutive shutout with a 9-0 victory against Walkertown in Northwest 1A Confe...

July 6th, 2015 |  


First Posted: 2/18/2015To the editor, My name is Nikki Cline, mother of Gage Edwards. I speak on behalf of the Cline, Santoro, and Edwards families. I...

July 6th, 2015 |  


Trail moves historic treat into public view

First Posted: 3/3/2015Sonkers have been around for a long time. Martha Washington even had one in her cookbook attributed to her Irish cook. Surry Cou...

July 6th, 2015 |  


City firefighters of year named

First Posted: 12/31/2014The Mount Airy Fire Department has announced its top firemen for 2014. Brad Harrell was named career firefighter of the year, ...

July 6th, 2015 |  


Locals knocked from regional tennis playoffs

First Posted: 5/4/2015Nine local tennis players went into the 1A and 2A regional tournaments, but none could hang long enough to qualify for the state...

July 6th, 2015 |  


Police reports

First Posted: 4/20/2015• A Mount Airy woman was jailed under a $6,500 secured bond on multiple offenses Monday after officers answered a trespas...

July 6th, 2015 |  


White, Knights sweep golf events

First Posted: 3/11/2015MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Chandler White and Surry Community College’s men’s golf team made a statement during the...

July 6th, 2015 |  


Commissioners eliminate inspections position

First Posted: 4/20/2015DOBSON — A week after Surry County’s Inspections Department head Gray Bryant chose to walk away from his position t...

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