MAPRA changes dynamics of downtown debate

The formation of the Mount Airy Property Rights Alliance (MAPRA) has changed the dynamic of the stewing controversy over the Redevelopment Commission&...

December 20th, 2015 |  


You Said It…

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December 18th, 2015 |  


RDC proposal worth further study

The Mount Airy Redevelopment Commission unveiled a new strategy last week, one aimed at trying to gain traction for its expansive downtown redevelopme...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Thumbs Up

To the staff at Dobson Elementary School for its recent recognition as one of the top Title I schools in North Carolina.The recognition means the scho...

December 12th, 2015 |  


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December 11th, 2015 updated: December 11th, 2015. |  


Call for unity a good sign

Last week three members of the Mount Airy Board of Commissioners took the oath of office — Mayor-elected David Rowe was not able to do so becaus...

December 8th, 2015 |  


Thumbs Up…

To Nathaniel Lowther, an East Surry student who was honored earlier this week by the Pilot Mountain Board of Commissioners. That came in recognition f...

December 5th, 2015 |  


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December 4th, 2015 |  


Thumbs Up To…

To First Baptist Church and the dozens of community volunteers who helped serve the 19th annual Free Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner at the church. ...

November 28th, 2015 |  


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November 27th, 2015 |