North Surry tops Ashe County

First Posted: 12/31/2008North Surry improved its overall record to 15-0 as it cruised to a 56-11 win against Ashe County in a Mountain Valley 2-A Conf...

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SEXTON

First Posted: 12/28/2008MOUNT AIRY Ms. Myrtle Mae White Sexton, 88, of Mount Airy, passed away Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008, at Golden Living Center. Ms. ...

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Ready for whats on the horizon

First Posted: 12/30/2008For the first time in many years I was looking forward to the possibility of going out and spending time ringing in the New Ye...

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To the Editor:

First Posted: 12/24/2008To the Editor, In the letter you published from Ms. Mandi Whitt on 12/24, she expressed her outrage that someone who was a Ch...

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key

First Posted: 12/27/2008WINSTON-SALEM Walter Irving Key, 89, of Winston-Salem, passed away on Dec. 25, 2008, at the Phillips Health Care Center at Sa...

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Trio from Mount Airys state championship basketball team leads Guests to victory

First Posted: 12/27/2008Names like Errette Bobbitt, Terrence Lightborne, Kevin Hill, Tyler Bentley, Jim Forest, Anthony Joyce, Dustin Montgomery, Brya...

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Farming, banking keep Rowe busy

First Posted: 12/27/2008After spending much of her life in the central and eastern parts of the state, Dawn Rowe came back to her roots a few years ag...

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Gordon honored after years in unmarked grave

First Posted: 12/27/2008PILOT MOUNTAIN A number of people were on hand at the Pilot Mountain City Cemetery Saturday afternoon to honor a local Revolu...

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Fire destroys home Christmas eve morning

First Posted: 12/24/2008Staff Reporter PILOT MOUNTAIN Firefighters raced to a home at 175 Little Waterfall Drive off Dodson Mill road at 12:30 a.m. ...

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To the Editor

First Posted: 12/24/2008To the Editor, In 1969 our family moved to Moneta, Va. Moneta is located about halfway between Lynchburg and Roanoke in Bedfo...

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Donations up, but need continues

First Posted: 12/23/2008Although donations to the Yokefellow Cooperative Ministry and food pantry are up this year so is the demand. Jill Borders, th...

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City sets holiday schedule

First Posted: 12/29/2008Mount Airy officials are reminding city residents of scheduling changes this week related to New Years Day. Residential garbag...

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Think before you speak

First Posted: 12/25/2008As a child, I was always told if you dont have anything good to say then dont say anything at all. Needless to say, that tends...

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Park

First Posted: 12/26/2008MOUNT AIRY Mrs. Vera DeEtte Jarrell Park, 86, of 402 Ladonia Church Road, Mount Airy, passed away Friday, Dec. 26, 2008, at F...

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Authorities target bogus fund-raising efforts

First Posted: 12/24/2008Staff Reporter Someone apparently has been taking advantage of the giving spirit of Christmas by seeking donations for both t...

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Mount Airy man shot in Cana

First Posted: 12/26/2008CANA, Va. A Surry County man was airlifted to a Winston-Salem hospital Friday after an apparent accidental shooting in Cana. ...

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Mount Airy girls down Patrick County

First Posted: 12/30/2008T.C. Gammons Sports Reporter Mount Airy hit 14 key free-throws down the stretch to pick up a 65-45 victory over Patrick Count...

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Health calendar

First Posted: 12/28/2008MONDAYS Surry Cancer Support Group Surry County Cancer Support Group meets on the first Monday of the month from 7 to 9 p.m. ...

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GOINS

First Posted: 12/27/2008WESTFIELD Mr. Lowell William Goins, 85, of Westfield, widower of the late Ethel Brooksie Goins, passed away on Friday, Dec. 2...

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Community calendar

First Posted: 12/25/2008Submissions to the community calendar need to be in writing and arrive or be brought into The Mount Airy News office before 5 ...

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Shoppers, shoppers come again another day

First Posted: 12/26/2008Christmas may be over, but that doesnt mean stores are anywhere near being empty. In fact, the days following Christmas can be...

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Community calendar

First Posted: 12/27/2008Submissions to the community calendar need to be in writing and arrive or be brought into The Mount Airy News office before 5 ...

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Harrell pledges aid to displaced workers

First Posted: 12/25/2008Though he has only six days left in office, state Rep. Jim Harrell is pledging to assist Surry County furniture workers who wi...

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Cox combines lights, music in display

First Posted: 12/25/2008PILOT MOUNTAIN Since his childhood, Rodney Cox has loved the bright colors and creativity of Christmas lights. Now, the 32-ye...

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Elf-ly Entertaining

First Posted: 12/23/2008Children delivered presents with Santa, Bert and Lester and traveled to the North Pole to become elves with George Monday nigh...

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Community calendar

First Posted: 12/29/2008Submissions to the community calendar need to be in writing and arrive or be brought into The Mount Airy News office before 5 ...

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Brooks Scholarship applications available

First Posted: 12/30/2008Scholarship opportunities for the 2009-10 academic year are now available through the Aubrey Lee Brooks Foundation to graduati...

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Mount Airy boys upend Union Pines

First Posted: 12/29/2008T.C. Gammons Sports Reporter Mount Airy would use a big first quarter to fight of a tough Union Pines team 68-51 in the firs...

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Veteran objects to lease

First Posted: 12/19/2008Over the objections of a local veteran, Mount Airy officials approved a lease agreement Thursday night aimed at providing publ...

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Fire Forces Family From Home

First Posted: 12/22/2008Fire fighters responded to a blaze at a house on Sunday at 310 Miller Road. The call to 911 came in around 2:30 p.m. Franklin,...

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Police briefs

First Posted: 12/29/2008A city man has been jailed under a $24,000 secured bond on a felony charge of being a fugitive from justice, according to the ...

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Tanner Hiatt, Brett Boyles among Surry County players earning Mountain Valley All-Conference

First Posted: 12/26/2008North Surry quarterback Tanner Hiatt and Surry Central quarterback Brett Boyles are among six Surry County football players to...

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Phillips

First Posted: 12/31/2008WINSTON-SALEM Loving mother, grandmother, and friend, Ila Haynes Phillips, 76, of Winston-Salem, departed her earthly home fo...

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Childrens center expects to operate new home soon

First Posted: 12/27/2008DOBSON Not every child has a safe place to call home during the holidays. But representatives with the Childrens Center of Su...

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Prison recruiters seek support of top officials

First Posted: 12/26/2008Along with making New Years resolutions, January could be busy in other ways for top political leaders in North Carolina who a...

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Hazen

First Posted: 12/27/2008PILOT MOUNTAIN Mrs. Maxine Thomas Hazen, 84, of Pilot Mountain, passed away Saturday, Dec. 20, 2008, at Northern Hospital of ...

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Quesinberry

First Posted: 12/26/2008MOUNT AIRY Mr. Jimmie Quesinberry, 69, of Mount Airy, passed away at his home surrounded by his loving family Friday, Dec. 26...

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Show a little respect, for someone

First Posted: 12/29/2008I spent my holidays at home this year, returning to work on Saturday. As I was leaving my parents driveway I noticed the sign ...

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Dont sweat the details

First Posted: 12/27/2008Here it is, the end of another year. A time to reflect on all thats been done over the past 12 months. A time to think Wow, wa...

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Treble Makers to perform Sunday

First Posted: 12/26/2008PILOT MOUNTAIN Area residents will receive an extra holiday treat this Sunday beginning at 7 p.m. as First United Methodist C...

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Mount Airy girls rip Carrol Co.

First Posted: 12/29/2008T.C. Gammons Sports Reporter The Mount Airy Girls were obviously not affected by the Christmas holiday lay off, picking up a ...

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Merry Christmas

First Posted: 12/24/2008Today, we celebrate Christmas. For Christians, or those who affiliate themselves with the Christian belief, it is the day set ...

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Gun permits on the rise in Surry County

First Posted: 12/28/2008DOBSON The Surry County Sheriffs Office has been swamped with applications for concealed carry and gun purchase permits since...

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Santa delights children before big day

First Posted: 12/24/2008Staff Reporter Santa Claus has been taking wishes from boys and girls of all ages over the past month at Mayberry Mall. But, ...

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Community calendar

First Posted: 12/31/2008Submissions to the community calendar need to be in writing and arrive or be brought into The Mount Airy News office before 5 ...

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