Mount Airy News- RSS Feed Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:52:15 EST 1800 The Thanksgiving groaning board By tomorrow evening in homes all over America, thanks will have been given, turkeys will have been consumed, football will have been watched and the annual project of fitting all of the leftover food into the refrigerator will begin. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:33:02 EST Cards rout Sauras by 30 PILOT MOUNTAIN — Senior forward Carson Long scored a game-high 23 points and sophomore forward Charlie Freeman added 19 as East Surry cruised past South Stokes 74-44 on Tuesday night in the Cardinals' season opener. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:51:11 EST Eagles wrestle teams, grief DOBSON — Surry Central held its wrestling home opener Tuesday night with two losses to Davidson County schools. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:51:09 EST Lady Cards win season opener PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry Lady Cardinals broke open a close game late in the second quarter and went on to defeat South Stokes 48-34 in the season opener on Tuesday night. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:51:07 EST Cards win Little League Super Bowl PILOT MOUNTAIN — After falling behind early, the Pilot Mountain Little League Cardinals stormed back to defeat the West Stokes Prowlers by a score of 26-6 Saturday afternoon, claiming the Surry County Little League Super Bowl championship. The... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:51:05 EST Card cheerleaders win youth championship PILOT MOUNTAIN — The Pilot Mountain Cardinal Little League Cheerleaders are the 2014 Surry County Little League varsity cheerleading champions. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:51:04 EST Local school lunch menus B.H. Tharrington Primary SchoolThursday — Thanksgiving break. No school.Friday — Thanksgiving break. No school. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:14:16 EST Wreck claims lives of two county students The mood was somber this morning at two Surry County schools after a traffic accident claimed the lives of two sisters Monday night. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:05:11 EST Power bill scam targets area businesses The Mount Airy Police Department is investigating a telephone scam aimed at downtown merchants. According to Main Street Coordinator Lizzie Morrison, several downtown businesses have received phone calls from someone claiming they need your credit... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 01:10:05 EST Burn ‘em up before you fill up Consider it a chance to free up a few extra calories to be filled with turkey, stuffing and the ever-popular giblet gravy. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:57:07 EST (No heading) A North Surry swimmer comes up for air during a meet with Mount Airy at Reeves Community Center Monday night. Results were not available at press time.A Lady Greyhound nears the wall in the back stroke. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:49:09 EST Rozier, Green shine in tourney ELKIN — North Surry's Austin Rozier picked up the top award in the Elkin Invitational wrestling tournament, and teammate Devyn Green hit the 100-win plateau. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:49:07 EST SC kicks off wrestling ELKIN — Surry Central opened its wrestling season with a senior getting a milestone win.Uriel Secundino earned his 100th win on Saturday at an 11-team tournament in Elkin. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:49:06 EST Storytellers spin colorful tales A man known as the Night Rider describes how he learned to deal with the reality of death. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:04:03 EST Pilot man arrested on 13 drug charges A Pilot Mountain man is behind bars under a six-digit bond after he was arrested over the weekend on a slew of drug-related charges. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:40:04 EST Historians’ work provides knowledge of slavery DOBSON — Two local historians featured at the Surry County Historical Society Annual Meeting hope their work is a stepping stone to more inquiry and ultimately understanding of the role slavery played in local history. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 02:09:03 EST Hardy Brothers make donation to SCC DOBSON — Surry Community College officials have announced Hardy Brothers has given the school's Truck Driver Training and HVAC programs a gift of a 2007 model Peterbilt tractor and enclosed trailer along with three refrigeration trailer... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:24:05 EST Mount Airy schools declared District of Distinction District Administrator Magazine has named Mount Airy City Schools as one of its inaugural Districts of Distinction for its work in the STEAM program centered around the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. According... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:55:07 EST Most Wanted The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals: Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:00:04 EST Mount Airy City Schools China delegation excited about partnerships A delegation composed of Mount Airy City Schools (MACS) board of education members and school leaders has returned from its trip to China appearing confident the first steps to develop partnerships for learning experiences for students and staff are... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:04:04 EST