Pair charged in storage unit thefts

Charges were disclosed Tuesday against two men stemming from the recent theft of property valued at about $60,000 from storage units in Mount Airy and...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Police reports

• An encounter with officers responding to a civil disturbance call led to a man being arrested Saturday on break-in and other charges, accordin...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Early voting to begin in city

Early voting to begin in city

The 2017 municipal election process in Mount Airy is heating up, with early voting to begin at a site in the city on Wednesday.Starting at 8:30 a.m. t...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Sex offenders to get Halloween visits

DOBSON — Along with any ghosts or goblins who happen to be out tonight, deputies with the Surry County Sheriff’s Office will be paying Hal...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Oktoberfest brings 300 to Market Street

Oktoberfest brings 300 to Market Street

Market Street’s first annual Oktoberfest got off to a slow start on Saturday but as afternoon turned to evening, a crowd began to gather for the...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Booksmarts

The following books have recently been received at the Mount Airy Public Library, and are available for checkout:Killing Season by Faye Kellerman, fic...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Pettitt Memorial 5K set for Nov. 4

Pettitt Memorial 5K set for Nov. 4

Registration is underway and excitement is building for the fourth annual Jacob Pettitt Memorial 5K, scheduled to take place Nov. 4 at Fairview United...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Police reports

• Being parked at a church does not guarantee that a vehicle won’t be targeted for a crime, according to Mount Airy Police Department repo...

October 29th, 2017 |  


The Farm throws a Harvest Jubilee

The Farm throws a Harvest Jubilee

DOBSON — The Farm is not just any farm.At The Farm, on Bray Ford Road in Dobson, the pumpkin patch is full of princesses, bunnies ride a barrel ...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Surry County Most Wanted

Surry County Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:• Crystal Moreen Shelton Pe...

October 28th, 2017 |