Former code administrator receives awards

Former code administrator receives awards

Gray Bryant, code administrator for Surry County for 42 years, was presented the Lifetime Membership Award at the North Carolina Mechanical Inspectors...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Property Transfers

In recording deeds, the state of North Carolina does not require that the amount paid for a parcel be stated on the deed. However, a tax stamp at the ...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Most Wanted

Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:• Robert Eugene Mcgee, a wh...

August 16th, 2015 updated: August 16th, 2015. |  


Chad Freeman juggles jobs in Pilot

Chad Freeman juggles jobs in Pilot

PILOT MOUNTAIN — As a young up-and-coming assistant baseball coach, Chad Freeman had a few offers to leave East Surry for a head coaching gig.Ov...

August 15th, 2015 |  


Trees at cemetery to be removed

Trees at cemetery to be removed

Mount Airy officials have given the green light for the removal of 33 trees along North Main Street at Oakdale Cemetery to avoid a potentially grave s...

August 15th, 2015 updated: August 15th, 2015. |  


Camp Invention a success at MAMS

Camp Invention a success at MAMS

For the second year in a row Mount Airy City Schools offered Camp Invention as part of its science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) pro...

August 15th, 2015 |  


Randleman touting taxpayer rights

Randleman touting taxpayer rights

On Wednesday the North Carolina Senate passed legislation to place a statewide referendum that would create a “Taxpayer Bill of Rights.”Se...

August 15th, 2015 |  


Man charged with kidnapping, statutory rape

Man charged with kidnapping, statutory rape

A Mount Airy man who allegedly solicited underage women on Facebook was arrested Thursday night and charged with kidnapping and rape, said Dobson Poli...

August 14th, 2015 |  


Olive Garden-Red Lobster rumors cooking

Is a new Olive Garden or Red Lobster restaurant — or both — headed to Mount Airy? So far only rumors have been served up, but nothing actu...

August 14th, 2015 |  


Area princesses attend camp at SCC

Area princesses attend camp at SCC

Twenty-five area princesses attended a princess training camp at Surry Community College in July. Each day consisted of princess-inspired crafts, danc...

August 14th, 2015 updated: August 14th, 2015. |