Keys celebrate 65 years of marriage

Keys celebrate 65 years of marriage

Ray and Lorene Key of Mount Airy marked the 65th anniversary of their April 5, 1952, marriage with a surprise celebration with family on Sunday, April...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Local boy creates monsters

Local boy creates monsters

What started as an ordinary Easter egg dyeing project made a unique turn when Caiden Soots, 12, of Mount Airy, took a commercial egg dye kit into unch...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Easter services

Local churches are planning a wide array of church services and activities to celebrate Easter Sunday. The following have been submitted to the Mount ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Taylors mark 60th anniversary

Taylors mark 60th anniversary

Robert and Bonnie Taylor celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on March 30 with a trip to the Outer Banks. They were married in York, S.C., on Mar...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Town facing big sewer repair bill

Town facing big sewer repair bill

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A sewer line on Lola Lane was deemed by town officials to be in need of emergency repair, which is likely to cost the town near...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Egg tree sighting in Mount Airy

Egg tree sighting in Mount Airy

Janet and Garrison Hawks of Mount Airy don’t wait for Christmas to get in the spirit of holiday lawn decorating.The Hawks’ Mantle Avenue h...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Residents of Pilot Mountain can expect to see an increase in their water bill

Residents of Pilot Mountain can expect to see an increase in their water bill

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Residents of Pilot Mountain will see their water and sewer bills rise by an average of 7 percent, mostly to pay for the cost of...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Before there were chocolate eggs, there was Easter bread

Before there were chocolate eggs, there was Easter bread

Italian bakeries are always places of great joy, what with the aroma of fresh-baked semolina loaves wafting out the door and a display window filled w...

April 12th, 2017 updated: April 12th, 2017. |  


Former resident inducted into UDC

Former resident inducted into UDC

Theresa Winesett Emery of Amelia Island, Florida,, formerly of Mount Airy, was recently inducted into the United Daughters of the Confederacy organiza...

April 9th, 2017 |  


Taylors mark 60th anniversary

Taylors mark 60th anniversary

Robert and Bonnie Taylor celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on March 30 with a trip to the Outer Banks. The Taylors have two daughters, Gina Pe...

April 9th, 2017 |