Central United Methodist names pastor

Central United Methodist names pastor

Rev. Mark T. Muckler was recently appointed as pastor of Central United Methodist Church in Mount Airy.Muckler has served in full-time Christian minis...

August 7th, 2015 |  


July rainfall above normal

July was a little wetter and warmer than usual for Mount Airy, according to a monthly breakdown from F.G. Doggett Water Plant, the city’s offici...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Raise delayed for city attorney

Raise delayed for city attorney

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 Thursday afternoon to table a vote on a proposed 66 percent raise for the city attorney in response to...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Outdoor classroom ready for school year

Outdoor classroom ready for school year

Meadowview Magnet Middle school has completed phase one of its outdoor education center.Earlier this summer the Surry County Education Foundation fund...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |  


Camp Invention in Mount Airy next week

Camp Invention, is a national summer enrichment day camp program, is coming to Mount Airy Middle School the week of Aug. 10.The weeklong day camp for ...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Museum works to spur youth interest

Museum works to spur youth interest

Hoping to spur more interest and use in the museum by local school children, officials with the Mount Airy Museum of Regional History held a teacher a...

August 6th, 2015 |  


City board approves new baseball lights

Mount Airy High School will be getting some new lights at its baseball field after the city board of education approved the project Tuesday night.Brya...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Former clerk of courts indicted

A former Clerk of Courts for Surry County was indicted recently on a felony fraud charge.Patricia Coe Todd, 70, of Rockford Road, Dobson, was charged ...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Ex-Patrick prosecutor named to federal post

A former commonwealth attorney in Patrick County, Virginia, has become the United States attorney for the Western District of Virginia.Anthony P. Gior...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Rescue demo headlines National Night Out

Rescue demo headlines National Night Out

Tuesday evening the town of Dobson held its first National Night Out celebration in more than 10 years, according to Police Chief Shawn Myers. ‘...

August 5th, 2015 |