Thanksgiving meal to connect community

Thanksgiving meal to connect community

A holiday tradition in Mount Airy will be continued Thursday when a free community Thanksgiving meal is served at the First Baptist Church fellowship ...

November 19th, 2017 |  


591 run in half-marathon events

591 run in half-marathon events

People might go over the river and through the woods later this week for Thanksgiving, but on Saturday 591 runners trekked through Mount Airy for the ...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Board tables massive rezoning plan

Board tables massive rezoning plan

With a roomful of people watching, the Mount Airy Board of Commissioners has tabled a plan to alter the zoning of 942 different parcels of property in...

November 17th, 2017 updated: November 19th, 2017. |  


Pair cited for saving fire victim

Pair cited for saving fire victim

When a Mount Airy Fire Department member and a city police officer showed up at a home on West Lebanon Street in early September, the men thought they...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Local woman appears on ‘Wheel of Fortune’

Local woman appears on ‘Wheel of Fortune’

All in all, it has been a good month when it comes to people from Surry County appearing as contestants on nationally televised game shows.In a Nov. 6...

November 16th, 2017 |  


I-74 accident results in fatality

I-74 accident results in fatality

A Mecklenburg County man died Thursday morning in a two-vehicle collision on Interstate 74 eastbound in the Red Brush area.Reported killed in the acci...

November 16th, 2017 updated: November 16th, 2017. |  


Legal costs balloon for Spencer’s project

Legal costs balloon for Spencer’s project

When Mount Airy officials contracted with a Charlotte attorney in April 2016 to help them facilitate the redevelopment of former industrial property d...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Cops and Kids campaign launched

Cops and Kids campaign launched

It’s every kid’s fantasy: going into a department store and being able to select toys and other merchandise for free.But that dream will b...

November 14th, 2017 |  


First Vintage Market a big hit

First Vintage Market a big hit

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The chill of fall only enhanced Saturday’s downtown Pilot Mountain street festival as the local business A Vintage View p...

November 14th, 2017 updated: November 14th, 2017. |  


Mayberry half-marathon on tap Saturday

Mayberry half-marathon on tap Saturday

The competition doesn’t begin until Saturday, but already a record has been shattered with the 10th-annual Mayberry Half-Marathon, 5K and 10K: m...

November 14th, 2017 |