Candy corn; addictive, nasty, delicious

Candy corn; addictive, nasty, delicious

Candy corn is so misunderstood. Opinions range from “I looooove candy corn!” to “Absolute garbage. A disgrace to candy. Why does thi...

October 26th, 2016 |  


Camping a popular activity at Kerr Scott

Camping a popular activity at Kerr Scott

Editor’s Note: This is another in a continuing series of stories called “Find Your Park,” where we will highlight local, state and f...

October 24th, 2016 |  


Everyone should receive the blessing from their parents

Everyone should receive the blessing from their parents

Gary Smalley and John Trent wrote a powerful book a few years ago entitled, “The Blessing” which dealt with the importance of being blesse...

October 21st, 2016 |  


Winter squash, another reason to love fall

Winter squash, another reason to love fall

For folks who eat seasonally, the end of the tomato season is a sad, sad time of year. It signals a long wait for another garden-fresh tomato.Fortunat...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Center showcases music of the mountains

Center showcases music of the mountains

Editor’s Note: This is part of a continuing series of stories called “Find Your Park,” where we will highlight local, state and fede...

October 17th, 2016 |  


Chapman, Koubenec to wed

Chapman, Koubenec to wed

Abigail Eliza Koubenec and Michael Alexander Chapman, together with their families, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.The bride-to-be is...

October 16th, 2016 |  


God’s wonderful book – the Holy Bible

God’s wonderful book – the Holy Bible

For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the...

October 14th, 2016 |  


Michael James draws the schools

Michael James draws the schools

Michael James graduated from the Architecture School at Clemson University in 1993 but soon found that his real passion lay in drawing buildings rathe...

October 12th, 2016 |  


The evolution of tacos — Volume 1

The evolution of tacos — Volume 1

Most American cities, and Mount Airy is no exception, do not yet have a taco truck on every corner but that does not mean that tacos, and the interest...

October 12th, 2016 |  


Going the second mile

Going the second mile

“Whosoever shall compel thee to go a mile, go with him (two)” Matthew 5:41.We’ve all used the term, “Go the second mile.”...

October 7th, 2016 |