Mayberry Spirits’ grand opening kicks off

Mayberry Spirits’ grand opening kicks off

Really fine days are ahead at the home of “really fine drink,” according to Mayberry Spirits owner Vann McCoy.Mayberry Spirits’ gran...

October 1st, 2015 |  


Taylor: Redevelopment ‘pivotal’ to future

Taylor: Redevelopment ‘pivotal’ to future

Today, The Mount Airy News continues a series profiling candidates involved in next Tuesday’s city primary. It began with Wednesday’s publ...

October 1st, 2015 |  


Heavy rain forces ‘Civil War’ cancellation

Heavy rain forces ‘Civil War’ cancellation

ARARAT, Va. — Persistent rains have caused flooding, mudslides, washed-out roadways and other problems in Patrick County and led to a state of e...

September 30th, 2015 |  


City board to get Project Lazarus update

City board to get Project Lazarus update

With prescription drug misuse and abuse continuing to be a problem in this area — bringing deadly consequences in some cases — Mount Airy ...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Armbrister thrives on public service

Armbrister thrives on public service

The Mount Airy News today begins a series of profiles on the seven candidates involved in next Tuesday’s primary election in the city. Each cand...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Clark seeks more transparency

Clark seeks more transparency

The Mount Airy News today begins a series of profiles on the seven candidates involved in next Tuesday’s primary election in the city. Each cand...

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


Pope Francis’ visit inspires food

Pope Francis’ visit inspires food

The news was full of Pope Francis’ first visit to the United States last week. As the pontiff made his way through the northeast corridor from c...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Relay for Life set for Friday

Relay for Life set for Friday

Mount Airy’s Veterans Memorial Park will play host to a Relay for Life event this Friday.As of Monday, 338 Relay for Life participants had raise...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Teachers become students

Teachers become students

Mount Airy City Schools held its Second Annual STEAM Institute recently, with included an afternoon filled with learning, creating, and brainsto...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Free event teaches kids outdoor skills

Free event teaches kids outdoor skills

Learn by doing — that’s the best way to learn hunting and fishing skills, according to Lee Freeman, presdient of the local chapter of the ...

September 29th, 2015 |