Downtown alleyway to get new look

Downtown alleyway to get new look

Except for a recently restored Coca-Cola mural there, an alleyway in downtown Mount Airy is just your typical passageway — but ambitious plans a...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Rotary Club hears the story of Katherine Reynolds

Rotary Club hears the story of Katherine Reynolds

The Dean of the College of Arts and Science at Wake Forest University spoke to a crowd of Mount Airy Rotary Club members at Cross Creek Country Club o...

July 21st, 2015 updated: July 21st, 2015. |  


Courtroom drama on the docket

Courtroom drama on the docket

This Friday, Saturday and Sunday an area theater group will perform at the L.H. Jones Community Resource Center in Mount Airy. The NoneSuch Playmakers...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Police reports

• A ring valued at $2,500 has been reported stolen in Mount Airy, according to city police department reports. Police were told last Wednesday t...

July 21st, 2015 updated: July 21st, 2015. |  


Siamese Twins author to speak Friday

Siamese Twins author to speak Friday

An acclaimed author who recently has written a book about the Original Siamese Twins will speak in Mount Airy this week.Dr. Joseph Orser plans to pres...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Action tabled on house issue

Action tabled on house issue

Mount Airy officials appear agreeable to rescinding an earlier decision to demolish a rundown house on Orchard Street, but apparently won’t make...

July 21st, 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 ...

July 20th, 2015 |  


Marriages

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County.Octavio Huerta-Ponce, 24, of Dudley, and Brenda Michelle Ruiz Diaz, 18, of Pilot Mountain....

July 20th, 2015 |  


Beachy cruise-in draws crowd

Beachy cruise-in draws crowd

Yesterday’s downtown cruise-in went well enough to impress the unimpressible: teenagers.“This is incredible,” said 18-year-old Clark...

July 19th, 2015 |  


Sheriff’s briefs

The Surry County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents and arrests.• Several dogs, all pit bulls, have been reported missing o...

July 19th, 2015 |