Retired teacher makes quilt for fundraiser

Retired teacher makes quilt for fundraiser

Local resident Joe Voss recently put his talents to work to help the Gentry Middle School Parent Booster Club raise money by handcrafting a quilt.The ...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Mount Airy Police Reports

• A local business was the scene of a theft targeting tools and other property, which was discovered Friday, according to Mount Airy Police Depa...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Fire leaves family of seven without home

Fire leaves family of seven without home

DOBSON — A family of seven was displaced Friday night after fire gutted their home on U.S. 601 between Mount Herman Church Road and the Yadkin R...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Pilot Mountain police reports

Pilot Mountain police reports

The following reports were filed by the Pilot Mountain Police Department in recent weeks:• An incident/investigation report was filed Jan. 8 all...

January 16th, 2018 updated: January 16th, 2018. |  


Rock House Ruritans continue winter tradition

The Rock House Ruritan Club is continuing a popular local pastime, again hosting winter turkey shoots each Saturday evening, weather permitting, at th...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Fire damages residential structure

Fire damages residential structure

A Monday night fire in Mount Airy caused heavy damage to an unoccupied residential property at 295 West Virginia St.The blaze, ruled unintentional in ...

January 16th, 2018 updated: January 16th, 2018. |  


Library offers free yoga classes

Library offers free yoga classes

“And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count, it’s the life in your years.” Maureen Carville cited the quote so...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Birthday party for Dr. King held at Jones

Birthday party for Dr. King held at Jones

Monday’s officially recognized holiday was also a birthday celebration in the Granite City.Martin Luther King Jr. Day is celebrated on the third...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Deadline is Tuesday for teaching fellows

Tuesday is the deadline for those hoping to be teachers to apply for a special funding program that can provide up $33,000 for education for free R...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Hospice training sessions begin Saturday

Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care will be holding training sessions for those wishing to volunteer with patients and their families in Mount...

January 15th, 2018 |