Local artist is ‘Best in Show’

Local artist is ‘Best in Show’

Mount Airy artist Jan Atkins won the Best in Show award for her mixed media painting “From Earth to Earth” at the J.E.B. Stuart Art Show h...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Garden club hosts flower show expert

Garden club hosts flower show expert

The Mountain View Gardeners Garden Club resumed its monthly meeting on Thursday, Sept, 7 with Beth Leonard from Lexington, as the guest speaker. Leona...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Bestselling author to visit Mount Airy library

New York Times bestselling author Sharyn McCrumb will present a program on her new Ballad novel on Sunday, Sept. 24, at 2 p.m. at the Mount Airy Publi...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Pilot Mountain class of ‘55 has reunion

Pilot Mountain class of ‘55 has reunion

The 1955 graduating class of Pilot Mountain High School held its 62-year class reunion on Aug. 12, 2017, at Mountain View Restaurant in Pilot Mountain...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Truck driver orientation to begin at SCC

Surry Community College will be starting a new session of classes for people wanting to start a career in truck driving. Orientation will be held Sept...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Watercolor Society chooses local artist

Watercolor Society chooses local artist

Mount Airy artist Candice Martin has been accepted into the 72nd Annual Juried Exhibition of the Watercolor Society of North Carolina.The juror for th...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Local dancers score big

Local dancers score big

Mount Airy dancers Haley Moser and Breauna Moser competed at Southeast Showdown National Dance Competition in Greensboro on June 24, representing Danc...

September 7th, 2017 updated: September 8th, 2017. |  


SCC Aktion Club provides pencils

SCC Aktion Club provides pencils

The Surry Community College Kiwanis Aktion Club recently spearheaded a drive to collect 10,000 pencils to be presented to Mount Airy City School teach...

September 7th, 2017 |  


Hospital puts Junior Volunteers to work

Hospital puts Junior Volunteers to work

Some area teenagers were busy this summer. Rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors from across the county dedicated their summer break to ...

September 7th, 2017 |  


Rock Orchestra presents concert

Rock Orchestra presents concert

“Granite City Rock Orchestra” presented a free concert at Creek Bottom Brews, Monday Aug. 28, featuring nine selections of rock music. The...

September 6th, 2017 |