Two crashes, truck fire, close I-77

Two crashes, truck fire, close I-77

Two related accidents in quick succession on I-77 South at Exit 101 has resulted in one serious injury, a fire and the closure of the interstate, acco...

November 3rd, 2017 updated: November 3rd, 2017. |  


Rowe cites experience in re-election bid

Rowe cites experience in re-election bid

The Mount Airy News is publishing a series of profiles today and Saturday on candidates for contested races in Tuesday’s election in the city.Th...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Sheppard: City needs ‘fresh perspective’

Sheppard: City needs ‘fresh perspective’

The Mount Airy News is publishing a series of profiles today and Saturday on candidates for contested races in Tuesday’s election in the city.Th...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Surry County Sheriff’s Report

Surry County Sheriff’s Report

DOBSON —The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following arrest reports:• Jody Marion Hooker, 37, of Hooker Trail, Mount...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Hearing set for contested zoning issue

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners voted Thursday afternoon to set a public hearing later this month on a rezoning request for land owned by a loca...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Surry County investigation nabs six more drug suspects

Surry County investigation nabs six more drug suspects

DOBSON — A continuing drug operation netted six more suspects to the three arrested Wednesday.Sheriff Jimmy Combs had said Wednesday that his of...

November 2nd, 2017 updated: November 2nd, 2017. |  


Student career fair at Northern

Student career fair at Northern

On Thursday, Oct. 26, 225 students from Surry County, Carroll County and Mount Airy City schools participated in a career fair at Northern Hospital wh...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Goblins and Ghouls invade Main Street

Goblins and Ghouls invade Main Street

North Main Street was closed to vehicular traffic from Pine Street to Independence Boulevard on Halloween from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. in anticipation of hor...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Former Kmart building being sold

Former Kmart building being sold

It might not be moving ahead by leaps and bounds, but the process to maintain Mayberry Mall in Mount Airy as a key business location is making progres...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Surry County Sheriff Reports

Surry County Sheriff Reports

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following arrest reports:• Brittany Nicole Carter, 27, of Greenhouse Tra...

November 1st, 2017 |