Area troopers promoted

RALEIGH — Two local North Carolina State Highway Patrol officers were among 45 Highway Patrol recently recognized for promotions during a ceremo...

December 9th, 2015 |  


Christmas with the Embers set for Friday

Christmas with the Embers set for Friday

The Embers Band featuring Craig Woolard, winner of the 2015 Cammy Awards “Group of the Year,” returns to Mount Airy for the holiday season...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


Mount Airy Marching Band practicing, holding fund-raisers for Russell Athletic Bowl

Mount Airy Marching Band practicing, holding fund-raisers for Russell Athletic Bowl

The Mount Airy marching band is hard at work learning three pieces that it will perform at a college football game in late December.The Marching Grani...

November 28th, 2015 |  


Community Thanksgiving service set

Flat Rock Pentecostal Holiness Church and its pastor, Dr. David Sparks, will host a multi-denominational Thanksgiving Worship Service on Sunday, Nov. ...

November 15th, 2015 |  


Bannertown Baptist Church annual shoebox collection still a go after church fire

Bannertown Baptist Church annual shoebox collection still a go after church fire

Bringing hope and joy to children in need around the world is what Bannertown Baptist Church has been doing the past 15 years through Operation Christ...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Tractor-trailer accident forces U.S. 52 exit ramp to close near W. Pine Street.

Tractor-trailer accident forces U.S. 52 exit ramp to close near W. Pine Street.

A tractor-trailer wreck held up traffic at the intersection of U.S. 52 and West Pine Street Wednesday morning.The semi was exiting U.S. 52 North when ...

November 11th, 2015 updated: November 11th, 2015. |  


Local entities feed those in need this Thanksgiving holiday by offering free meals.

Local entities feed those in need this Thanksgiving holiday by offering free meals.

In the season of giving thanks, several charitable organizations are preparing to help the less fortunate with holiday feasts.Over the past 21 years, ...

November 11th, 2015 |  


School Lunch Menus for Surry County, Mount Airy City and Patrick County schools.

School Lunch Menus for Surry County, Mount Airy City and Patrick County schools.

B.H. Tharrington Primary and J.J. Jones Intermediate SchoolsThursday — Lasagna w/ Garlic Toast OrPork Chop SandwichRomaine Salad w/ TomatoesGree...

November 10th, 2015 |  


The Surry Community College Ambassadors Scholars Program recognized five students.

The Surry Community College Ambassadors Scholars Program recognized five students.

DOBSON — Surry Community College recently named five students to its Ambassadors Scholars Program.Jameire Tyron Bryant, Kaitlin Kidd, Jennifer M...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Mount Airy City Schools held their annual community night at Mount Airy High School.

Mount Airy City Schools held their annual community night at Mount Airy High School.

Students, parents and Mount Airy school officials turned out for a chance to mingle and — in the case of the students and school officials ̵...

November 5th, 2015 |