Missing veteran found in Texas

A local veteran missing for weeks has been found living in Texas, said Brent Trivette, a detective with the Surry County Sheriff’s Office.Shawn ...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Trails program making tracks here

Trails program making tracks here

The introduction of a “TRACK Trail” program on Mount Airy’s two greenways is meeting its goals of getting young people outdoors to l...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  


Matthew’s Five and Dime opens in Mount Airy

Matthew’s Five and Dime opens in Mount Airy

According to Matthew’s Five and Dime owner Matthew Laraviere, more than 500 visitors turned out for the opening of the new Matthew’s Five ...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Police reports

• A device that had been installed at a Mount Airy residence to prevent crime was itself stolen earlier this week, according to city police depa...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Millennium hires baker’s dozen

Millennium hires baker’s dozen

Recently, Millennium Charter Academy hired 13 new teachers.This is the most additions to the staff since the school first opened.“This year with...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Mount Airy named a top retirement spot

A website named smartassets.com has named Mount Airy as a top retirement destination.SmartAsset, which is a financial technology company, analyzed the...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Local vet missing, last seen in La.

Local vet missing, last seen in La.

A multi-state search continues for Shawn Anthony Eubanks, a 20-year-old combat veteran from Mount Airy who has been missing for over a month.Detective...

July 30th, 2015 |  


‘Sound of Music’ opens Saturday

‘Sound of Music’ opens Saturday

The hills — or at least the foothills — will be alive with “The Sound of Music” this weekend when a local production of the mu...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


The Tams to perform here tonight

The Tams to perform here tonight

The legendary vocal group The Tams, shown here at a past show, will open for The Holiday Band tonight at the Blackmon Amphitheatre in Mount Airy as pa...

July 30th, 2015 |  


SCC helps kids be their own heroes

SCC helps kids be their own heroes

DOBSON – Thirty-eight children ages 3 to 6 recently attended Super Hero Training day camp at Surry Community College.Campers learned how to chan...

July 30th, 2015 |