Town receives LGC recommendations

Town receives LGC recommendations

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Representatives from the Local Government Commission, a division of the Department of State Treasurer, were in town this week a...

August 22nd, 2015 |  


‘Superheros’ giving vaccinations

‘Superheros’ giving vaccinations

Children are facing new vaccination requirements, often receiving more or earlier vaccinations now, and officials with the Surry County Health and Nut...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Resident accuses officials of dirty dealings

Monday evening local resident Allen Poindexter told Surry County Commissioners that he is concerned about $50,000 in raises to four Surry County Sheri...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Local man named to state cancer group

Local man named to state cancer group

Some people know Jim Armbrister as a member of the Mount Airy Board of Commissioners, while others might recall him as a retired member of the city po...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Board OKs raise for city attorney

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners approved a 66 percent pay raise Thursday night for the city attorney, but the decision was not a slam-dunk.It di...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Surry County Schools partner with Surry TV

Surry County Schools partner with Surry TV

Surry County Schools announced a new partnership with Surry TV during the school system’s annual convocation on Thursday.Surry Telephone Members...

August 21st, 2015 |  


‘Hope Travels’ as survivor shirts tour city

‘Hope Travels’ as survivor shirts tour city

Building up to this year’s Relay for Life of Surry and Mount Airy on Oct. 2 at Veteran’s Memorial Park, the Surry Cancer Awareness Team is...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Military service form needed in all civil cases

Military service form needed in all civil cases

A change in how default judgments can be entered against absent defendants has caused some recent confusion in the courthouse, relating to a rule that...

August 20th, 2015 updated: August 20th, 2015. |  


Local man wanted on South Carolina murder charge

Local man wanted on South Carolina murder charge

Authorities are seeking a Mount Airy man wanted on a murder charge stemming from a recent South Carolina nightclub parking lot shooting, according to ...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Millennium student wins Rotary raffle

Millennium student wins Rotary raffle

Garrett Routh (left), a rising third grader at Millennium Charter Academy, won the Mount Airy Rotary club 50/50 raffle at the club’s Aug. 11 mee...

August 20th, 2015 |