Man jailed after suicide threats

Man jailed after suicide threats

A Mount Airy man whom police encountered after he twice allegedly threatened suicide remains jailed under a $51,000 secured bond on felony weapons cha...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Police reports

• A Mount Airy man is facing a felony drug charge as the result of a recent traffic stop, according to city police department reports. After bei...

August 7th, 2017 |  


JEB Stuart Art Show open for entries

JEB Stuart Art Show open for entries

CRITZ, VA —Adult artists in Surry and Stokes Counties in North Carolina as well as Patrick, Carrol, Henry, Floyd, and Franklin counties in Virgi...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Bannertown students travel to Honduras

Bannertown students travel to Honduras

BANNERTOWN — A group of young church-goers toted news of God’s love nearly 1,600 miles to Central America.Bannertown Baptist Church Studen...

August 6th, 2017 |  


10k marks 10th Rocks and Runs

10k marks 10th Rocks and Runs

The United Fund of Surry’s annual fundraising campaign kicked off in impressive fashion on Saturday.Saturday morning 237 runners, one more than ...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Sewage backups threaten area

Sewage backups threaten area

Sewage lines are a necessity no one likes to talk about which usually are out of sight and out of mind — until problems occur underground that b...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Zoning may be Carroll’s only way to regulate cell towers

Some form of zoning appears to be the only option the Carroll County, Virginia, Board of Supervisors has if it attempts to regulate cell towers in the...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Stoplight removal sought downtown

Stoplight removal sought downtown

Traffic patterns in downtown Mount Airy could be in store for major changes, based on a request to the city board of commissioners Thursday night.Two ...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Foxx pays visit to city park

Foxx pays visit to city park

Congress hasn’t exactly been a fun place recently with debates over health care and other issues, so Thursday seemed a perfect time for Rep. Vir...

August 3rd, 2017 |  


Authorities bust Pilot pub

Authorities bust Pilot pub

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Authorities brought down a “criminal enterprise” on Wednesday in Pilot Mountain.Pilot Mountain Police Chief Darryl ...

August 3rd, 2017 updated: August 3rd, 2017. |