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100 Years Young

A lot has changed in the past century. World War I, the Great Depression, World War II, the Berlin Wall, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the rise of Communism, the March on Washington, the Vietnam War, […]

Engagements

Gross and Inman engaged

Camille Rani Gross and Hayden Maxwell Inman, together with their families, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Gary and Pushpa Gross of Charlotte, N.C. The prospective groom is the […]

Weddings

Marion, Potts wed

Candice Breanne Marion and Edson Potts were united in marriage on Saturday, May 27, 2017, at 4 p.m. at Turkey Ford Baptist Church in Mount Airy. Reverend Steven W. Corn officiated the ceremony. The bride […]

Weddings

Johnson, Crouse wed

Ashley Elizabeth Johnson of Mount Airy and William Joseph Crouse of Mount Airy were united in marriage on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at Rosa Lee Manor Pilot Mountain with Rev. David Gantt officiating the wedding. […]

Church

The Hollywood religion

True Christian faith is seldom welcome in movies or TV shows. When you examine what most influential actors and directors believe about God you can understand the absence of real Christianity. Harvey Weinstein sexual abuse […]

Engagements

Coe, Donathan engaged

Samantha Donathan and Ethan Coe, together with their families, announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Kim Humphries of Mount Airy. The prospective groom is the son of Van and Kathy Coe of […]

Church

Perilous times upon us

Since the solar eclipse on August 21, a “sign” from heaven, the United States has experienced devastating hurricanes. One had the most powerful sustained winds for the longest period of time in our nation’s recorded […]

Features

Why not butternut?

Move over pumpkin spice. There’s a new squash in town and it’s name is butternut. The juggernaut of ‘pumpkin spice everything’ has commandeered autumn for years now but it is doing the pumpkin no favors. […]