It’s not easy being masked

It’s not easy being masked

The shoulders were cold, the music was hot and the pork tenderloin was juicy at Mount Airy Museum of Regional History’s first “Night for t...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Fallen firefighter honored

Fallen firefighter honored

The funeral procession of James Randall “Randy” Stevens, of Mount Airy, passed under an American flag flying over the street in front of B...

October 28th, 2017 updated: October 30th, 2017. |  


City approves sidewalk plan

City approves sidewalk plan

Local residents might have noticed a lot of sidewalk repairs occurring in Mount Airy lately, and there’s a good reason for all that activity.It ...

October 28th, 2017 |  


People are biggest reason for success

People are biggest reason for success

Justin Gough couldn’t have started in the car business at a worse time.While finishing his final semester at Western Carolina University in 2007...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Surry County Sheriff Reports

Surry County Sheriff Reports

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office has released the following arrest reports:• Michael Shane Wilson, 32, of Simpson Road, Mo...

October 27th, 2017 |  


‘Out of an abundance of caution’

‘Out of an abundance of caution’

Forty-plus years after becoming a town governed by a council-manager form of government, Pilot Mountain is formally adopting that style of government....

October 27th, 2017 |  


Candidates munch on ‘brunch bill,’ budget

Candidates munch on ‘brunch bill,’ budget

In anticipation of a measure expected to soon be on the menu for Mount Airy officials, candidates for the upcoming city election generally are in favo...

October 26th, 2017 |  


Student explore careers at hospital

Student explore careers at hospital

On Thursday, a normally unused hospital wing swarmed with 225 high school students for the hospital’s third-annual High School Healthcare Career...

October 26th, 2017 |  


Police reports

• A break-in of a motor vehicle occurred last Saturday night in the Walmart parking lot, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. It i...

October 26th, 2017 |  


Adams Publishing Group acquires Mount Airy Group from Champion Media

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. — Adams Publishing Group announced that it is acquiring a Mount Airy, North Carolina, group of publications and associated we...

October 26th, 2017 |