Santa has a doggone good time

Santa has a doggone good time

On the day before his annual around-the-world trip delivering toys and gifts to good girls and boys, Santa found time to stop in at Bark and Meow Moun...

December 24th, 2017 |  


City police replacing Dodge Charger fleet

City police replacing Dodge Charger fleet

If something seems different about Mount Airy’s police cars these days, there’s a good reason for that.The familiar Dodge Chargers manned ...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Pilot man, car make national magazine

Pilot man, car make national magazine

The story of a Pilot Mountain man’s 60-year association with a classic car has motored its way into the pages of a national automotive publicati...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Board ‘makes history’ on Spencer’s project

Board ‘makes history’ on Spencer’s project

Giant steps have been taken in a project to transform the former Spencer’s industrial property in downtown Mount Airy into a boutique hotel and ...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


‘Citizen of the Year’ shocked by award

‘Citizen of the Year’ shocked by award

PILOT MOUNTAIN — With secrecy rivaling any awards telecast, Pilot Mountain Civic Club presented its highest honor, Citizen of the Year, to Deann...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


City board denies rezoning request

City board denies rezoning request

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners voted 5-0 Thursday night to deny a rezoning request for property on Forrest Drive which would have allowed a com...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Students mourn loss of schoolmate

Students mourn loss of schoolmate

North Surry High School students spent the final day before Christmas break mourning the loss of one of their own.Kristin Goins, 16, was killed in a s...

December 21st, 2017 updated: December 21st, 2017. |  


Work at NYC Bowery Mission opens student’s eyes

Work at NYC Bowery Mission opens student’s eyes

Local college student Leslie Watts’ recent trip to New York City included the usual must-see locations — such as the Empire State Building...

December 20th, 2017 |  


Wreck claims local teen, injures another

Wreck claims local teen, injures another

A North Surry High School student was killed this afternoon and another injured in a single-car wreck on Sparger Road in Mount Airy.Surry County Emerg...

December 20th, 2017 updated: December 20th, 2017. |  


Cookie contest to raise dough for charity

Cookie contest to raise dough for charity

’Tis the season for cookies — not only those to be left for Santa along with the milk, but ones that can be entered in an event this weeke...

December 20th, 2017 |