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Central sets a new goal

First Posted: 11/12/2009BOONVILLE All season long, the Surry Central football team has had one goal: make it to the playoffs. Well, the extra season ...

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Upgrades in photo technology blow the mind

First Posted: 3/18/2009It never fails to amaze me how much photography has changed over the past 20 years. Who knew, back in 1990 when I graduated wit...

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Suspect caught, one sought in Ararat theft

First Posted: 9/16/2009STUART, Va. Patrick County authorities are seeking the publics help in trying to apprehend a suspect in a gun theft in Ararat....

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Counterfeit money makes appearance here

First Posted: 5/20/2009Multiple encounters with bogus money have been reported this week in Mount Airy, according to city police. Discoveries of phony...

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Economic development keep going

First Posted: 8/18/2009Previous forum articles have covered several of the spokes on the wheel of economic development and many other spokes are also ...

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One small step for Americans

First Posted: 10/14/2009Today I got an e-mail that reinforces everything I believe in that we all have to band together to buy American-made products....

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LOWE

First Posted: 2/5/2009LOWE MOUNT AIRY Mr. Junior Ray Lowe, 70, of Mount Airy, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009, at Forsyth Medical Center. Mr. Low...

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Lewis home features fireplaces, indoor pool

First Posted: 11/26/2009This isnt the first time for Jim and Teresa Lewis to be chosen to be on the Christmas tour of homes, and it most likely wont b...

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Man charged with burglary, other offenses

First Posted: 1/26/2009First-degree burglary and other charges were filed against a Mount Airy man after he allegedly forced himself into a city apart...

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Tennis roundup: Mount Airy unbeaten in 1A

First Posted: 4/15/2009RONDA Just because Mount Airy never trailed in its 6-3 win over East Wilkes does not mean it was not a tough match. It took st...

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STONE

First Posted: 6/7/2009STONE Cayce Funeral service for Margaret Hemmings Stone, 80, of Cayce, will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, 2009, at Tran...

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Park to close for construction

First Posted: 7/9/2009A popular Mount Airy park will be closed for two days next week due to a construction project there. All areas of Riverside Park...

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Free outdoor movies at library

First Posted: 6/24/2009The adventures of some of the best-selling books and animation series will come to life this summer at the Mount Airy Public Li...

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Wal-Mart evacuated for bomb threat

First Posted: 8/9/2009For the first time since its opening, Wal-Mart at 2241 Rockford St. was emptied of its occupants while police officials looked f...

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City aims to become pet-friendly

First Posted: 7/22/2009The acceptance of four-legged friends tagging along for vacation in Mount Airy and other cities across the country is well on t...

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Ed and Sarah Lee McGee

First Posted: 9/26/2009Ed and Sarah Lee McGee celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at Pandowdys Restaurant on Sept. 17, with their family, Anne, ...

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Reeling in a good time

First Posted: 6/13/2009Even though the fish got wise to the hooks quickly and turtles took their place at the end of the lines, participants in the Ca...

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Goins-Dean wed at Flat Rock Pentecostal Holiness Church

First Posted: 6/6/2009Carla Danielle Goins and Justin Lee Dean were married June 6, 2009, at a 3 p.m. ceremony at Flat Rock Pentecostal Holiness Churc...

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Sports Briefs

First Posted: 1/20/2009Surry Storm tryouts coming Surry Storm Girls Basketball Club tryouts held at Mount Airy Middle School will start on Jan. 25 f...

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BAKER

First Posted: 3/17/2009BAKER MOUNT AIRY Mr. Max Ray Baker Jr., 35, loving husband of Mrs. Kristy Moser Baker, of Mount Airy, passed away unexpectedly...

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Free tax help offered

First Posted: 2/14/2009When the economys rough, every little bit helps, and free tax assistance being offered locally could be a boost to residents ti...

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Water pacts hinge on costs

First Posted: 7/16/2009Money and control were the words used most Thursday during a meeting on how Mount Airy and other local governments can build lo...

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Johnson home shows off couples style

First Posted: 11/28/2009The home of Bill and Tina Johnson, located at 140 Plantation Place Lane in Hazelnut Plantation, off Greenhill Road near Cross ...

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Police briefs

First Posted: 7/27/2009n A man who fled on foot after police investigated alleged drug use in a local residential section has been charged with numero...

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Central tops Mount Airy in inaugural cancer awareness game

First Posted: 4/22/2009DOBSON Dont even think about taking it easy on Sherry Gates because of the cancer. If anything, she might be the one who needs...

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Free obits

First Posted: 8/10/2009LOCAL JOHNSON, Pauline Polly Bruner, 88, of Mount Airy, widow of Robert Ernest Johnson. STATE GRAY, Elizabeth Betsy McGee, ...

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WOLFE

First Posted: 5/1/2009MOUNT AIRY Mrs. Mary Kathleen Wolfe, 75, passed away peacefully on Thursday evening, April 30, 2009, in Mount Airy. She was bor...

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Runnin Patriots roll to victory

First Posted: 1/23/2009Staff Report The Surry Runnin Patriots boys basketball team got a pair of double-doubles from Daniel Sheaffer and Luke Hamilto...

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Probe in dog attack still under way

First Posted: 9/26/2009A 5-year-old Surry County boy was in serious but stable condition Saturday evening, little more than 24 hours after he was maul...

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Welcome to the happiest girl in the whole U.S.A.

First Posted: 10/28/2009Today, North Carolina Highway 103 will be named for Mount Airy native Donna Fargo and it couldnt be happening to a nicer or mo...

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Hendrix-Lancaster

First Posted: 9/19/2009Mr. and Mrs. J. Perry Hendrix of Arden announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Reid Hendrix, to Michael Emmett Lancaste...

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Badges for Life drive set amid urgent need

First Posted: 6/3/2009Local law enforcement, fire and rescue personnel will be rolling up their sleeves next week for a special campaign organizers ho...

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Commissioners to discuss industry incentives on Monday and Tuesday

First Posted: 10/17/2009DOBSON The Surry County Board of Commissioners will meet Monday at 6 p.m. then recess until Tuesday at 6 p.m. On both nights,...

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Police Briefs

First Posted: 1/21/2009- A safe has been reported stolen from a city residence, according to the Mount Airy Police Department. The larceny, which was ...

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Central will try to hold off Bishops speed

First Posted: 10/14/2009KERNERSVILLE Bishop McGuinness started the season hot, reeling off four consecutive shutouts and never scoring below 41 point...

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