Williams earns family nurse practitioner licensure

Williams earns family nurse practitioner licensure

Kiena Williams, a nurse educator at Surry Community College, recently passed the national certification and licensure examination to obtain her Family...

September 10th, 2017 |  


County honors Governor’s School students

County honors Governor’s School students

During a recently Surry County Schools Board of Education meeting the board recognized five students who attended Governor’s School.The Governor...

September 10th, 2017 |  


County school choose employee of month

County school choose employee of month

Surry County Schools and the Surry County Schools Educational Foundation recently recognized Jennifer Murray, exceptional children’s teacher at ...

September 10th, 2017 |  


Most Wanted

Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:• Jackie Odean Kipp, age 38...

September 10th, 2017 |  


Hundreds walk to end Alzheimer’s

Hundreds walk to end Alzheimer’s

During an event Saturday in Mount Airy, one got the impression that Alzheimer’s disease is winning the battle — but those fighting vigorou...

September 10th, 2017 |  


Fair hits new heights with Hansens

Fair hits new heights with Hansens

As Hansen’s Spectacular Acrobatic Sensations began a show Saturday afternoon at the Surry County Agricultural Fair, a familiar warning resounded...

September 10th, 2017 |  


First day of school

First day of school

Shoals Elementary School was one of the local schools whose students returned to class recently after summer break.While there were no doubt a few ner...

September 10th, 2017 |  


Community yard sale a success

Community yard sale a success

The parking lot behind The Mount Airy News was a beehive of activity Saturday during a Community Yard Sale sponsored by The News. Proceeds from the sa...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Harvey relief effort gaining steam locally

Harvey relief effort gaining steam locally

When it comes to aiding victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston and surrounding areas, local residents are proving they have hearts as big as the Lone ...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Irma forces early grape harvest

Irma forces early grape harvest

Days before the storm struck Florida, Hurricane Irma was already affecting at least one local industry.The threat of heavy rain and high winds forced ...

September 9th, 2017 updated: September 11th, 2017. |