$500,000 greenway grant awarded

$500,000 greenway grant awarded

Mount Airy’s greenway network is getting some “green” from the state government in the form of a $500,000 grant from the N.C. Divisi...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Shoals holds Fall Folly festival

Shoals holds Fall Folly festival

The Shoals Elementary School PTO held its annual Fall Folly on a recent Friday.“The PTO along with parent volunteers work hard each year to make...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Three arrested in city drug sting

Three arrested in city drug sting

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office, working with two other agencies, has apprehended three Mount Airy people on multiple drug char...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Police reports

• Badcock Home Furniture & More on West Pine Street was the scene of an unusual theft that was discovered Tuesday, according to Mount Airy P...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Paralegal Club hosts blood drive

Paralegal Club hosts blood drive

When tragedy strikes the nation, one of the most frequently recommended ways to contribute to recovery is to donate blood.“In fact, approximatel...

November 1st, 2017 |  


SCC students receive SECU scholarship

SCC students receive SECU scholarship

Two Surry Community College students were recently awarded the “People Helping People” scholarship established by the State Employees̵...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Scenic welcomes #17 to anniversary

Scenic welcomes #17 to anniversary

Ronnie George (left) shows off Roush Fenwick Racing’s Sunny D 17 car #17 driven by Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Rene and Randy Chappell (center) admire ...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Disputed rezoning request on Mount Airy commissioners’ agenda

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners is poised to set a public hearing on a rezoning request by a local dentist, which has been rejected by the city ...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Children seek Halloween on Main

Children seek Halloween on Main

An assortment of ruffians, hooligans and random scary characters pass through afreak autumnal snowstorm outside Bark and Meow. Co. Pet ShopThing 1 and...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Police reports

• His alleged theft of a pumpkin from a fall exhibit led to a larceny violation last Friday against an Ararat man, according to Mount Airy Polic...

October 31st, 2017 |