Crouse, Johnson to wed

Crouse, Johnson to wed

Ashley Elizabeth Johnson and William Joseph Crouse, together with their families, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.The bride-to-be is t...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Sweet Potato Festival is relaxed affair

Sweet Potato Festival is relaxed affair

As street festivals go, the sweet potato festival in Rockford is a laid-back affair. In its 20th year of celebrating the harvest of North CarolinaR...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Home canning on a serious scale

Home canning on a serious scale

“Back when I was cool, I did cool things. Now I go up to my home office and read gardening magazines,” says Scott Lowry of his new-found i...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Senior Fun Day delivers as promised

Senior Fun Day delivers as promised

Senior Fun Day was indeed a fun day.The fellowship hall of Faith Baptist Church in Mount Airy was filled to capacity on Friday with seniors dancing, c...

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


Cupcake trend turns 21, cupcakes survive

Cupcake trend turns 21, cupcakes survive

It’s been 21 years since Magnolia Bakery opened their doors on Bleeker Street in New York’s West Village, and almost as long since “...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Museum hosts members ice cream social

Museum hosts members ice cream social

With ice cream to the left of them, hot dogs to the right of them, museum members seemed happy to be stuck in the middle on Thursday night at the Moun...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Museum hosts members ice cream social

Museum hosts members ice cream social

With ice cream to the left of them, hot dogs to the right of them, museum members seemed happy to be stuck in the middle on Thursday night at the Moun...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Edwards celebrate 50 years

Edwards celebrate 50 years

Thomas and Brenda Jarrell Edwards of Mount Airy marked 50 years of marriage on July 14. They were married on July 14, 1967, and were surprised with a ...

August 26th, 2017 |  


With eggplant, it’s all or nothing

With eggplant, it’s all or nothing

Eggplant is much like the little girl with a curl in the middle of her forehead. When it’s good, it’s very, very good. But when it’s...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Edwards celebrate 50 years

Edwards celebrate 50 years

Thomas and Brenda Jarrell Edwards of Mount Airy marked 50 years of marriage on July 14. They were married on July 14, 1967 and were surprised with a 5...

August 20th, 2017 |