Weddings

Haynes, Hill wed

Mrs. Ricky Gray Haynes (Amy Rebekah Hill) Amy Rebekah Hill and Ricky Gray Haynes were united in marriage on June 6, 2015 at 4:00 in the afternoon at Welcome Home Baptist Church in Mount Airy. […]

Features

A Passion for horses

Curve Ball, a resident of Jumping H Farm, wins a race at Belmont Park. Nicole Huttar shows Murder in the First, her off the track thoroughbred whose skills now include showing, pleasure and trail riding […]

Anniversaries

Coblers mark 50 years

Kenneth Wade Cobler and Flora Mae Edwards Cobler Kenneth Wade Cobler and Flora Mae Edwards Cobler are a good example that love is what you make it and is everlasting. They would like for everyone […]

Community

Sarah McCraw is singing a good-bye song with her students at the end of her class. Louann Lovelace with her class singing “Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed.” Louann Lovelace oversees a game played […]

Life

Beating the heat

Nathaniel Cockerham plays in the mud along the Ararat River to stay cool. Enjoying a day on the Ararat River, and keeping cool in the process, are, from left, Breana, Nathaniel, Jordan and Makayla Cockerham. […]

Features

Mix it up on the grill

Gary Maxey presents his Pig Candy Dessert Kabobs prepared for an Illinois barbecue festival’s “Anything Goes” category. Strawberry Pretzel Salad by Glenda Brown is a great accompaniment to summer grilled food. As Father’s Day approaches […]

Lifestyle

Community Calendar

Storyteller Su Olchak gets some young members of the audience involved in her story at a story telling event held in the courtyard of the Mount Airy Museum of Natural History. Submissions to the community […]

Weddings

Hiatt, Honeycutt wed

Mr. and Mrs. Brent Hiatt (Brooke Ashley Honeycutt) Brooke Ashley Honeycutt and Brent Thomas Hiatt were united in marriage on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 5 o’clock in the afternoon at the cabin and pond […]

Features

Looking back on 44 years

Longtime baseball coach and educator Barry Hall has retired from East Surry with 734 wins and even more memories. Barry Hall holds up a lifetime achievement award from the George Whitfield Baseball Clinic in January […]