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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 […]

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Booksmarts

Following is a list of titles recently received at the Mount Airy Public Library that are available for checkout: Blueprints by Barbara Delinsky, fiction Girl in the Moonlight by Charles Dubow, fiction The Long High […]

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 […]

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Police reports

• Ice machines deserve to be honored during hot weather, but that didn’t stop one from receiving $500 in damage Tuesday during a break-in incident, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. A pry tool […]

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. […]

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Police reports

• A break-in of a city residence this week led to the theft of property valued at $450, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. The crime occurred Sunday at the unsecured apartment of Brittany […]

Education

STEM camp under way

Students William Gonzalez, left, and Landon Smith are working on a robotics project. Teacher Joe Whisnant helps prepare students for their project. Jeff Edwards is showing students a step in their gel electrophoresis process. Students […]

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Marriages

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County. • Crystal R. Croy, 19, and Brittany M. Adams, 18, of Elkin. Issued June 4. • Michael S. Johnson, 43, and Tammy R. Croy, 44, of […]

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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 […]

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Most Wanted

England Martin The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals: • Michael Dwayne England, a white male, 48 years of age, who is wanted on a probation […]