Woman, son shot in domestic dispute

Woman, son shot in domestic dispute

An early morning domestic dispute in the Toast community Thursday led to the shooting of a mother and her son and the arrest of the mom’s boyfri...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Yum! Food Truck Fest set for Sunday

Yum! Food Truck Fest set for Sunday

For anyone with a hankering for some turkey BBQ on Sunday, downtown Mount Airy is the place to be.The same could be said for anyone craving cheesecake...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Destination for generations

Destination for generations

DOBSON — In many communities, the traditional country store lives only in memories filled with sticks of peppermint candy or licorice, a 5-cent ...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Foxx tours Millennium, receives award

Foxx tours Millennium, receives award

NC 5th District Rep. Virginia Foxx recently toured Millennium Charter Academy, where she received recognition from the Associated Builders and Contrac...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Spencer’s project: ‘We’re still talking’

Spencer’s project: ‘We’re still talking’

Little information has surfaced publicly recently regarding plans for redeveloping the former Spencer’s Inc. industrial property in downtown Mou...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Optimism builds for mall sale

Optimism builds for mall sale

Some positive signs have emerged in recent days indicating that the sale of Mayberry Mall could indeed become a reality, after that possibility was di...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Education foundation raises $25,000

Education foundation raises $25,000

The Surry County Schools Educational Foundation raised more than $25,000 recently during its Seventh Annual Academic Golf Classic Tournament.“Th...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Younger Mayberry fans plentiful

Younger Mayberry fans plentiful

It’s a common refrain: Interest in “The Andy Griffith Show” will die out because of an aging fan base.A funny thing happened on the ...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Andy relatives meet Mayberry guests

Andy relatives meet Mayberry guests

Every year during Mayberry Days, an evening is set aside for its special guests who appeared on “The Andy Griffith Show,” and others with ...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Parade showcases everything Mayberry

Parade showcases everything Mayberry

Being fun and entertaining is a goal of most every parade, and the annual Mayberry Days Parade Saturday morning in downtown Mount Airy pulled out all ...

September 23rd, 2017 |