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. […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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. […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]