News

DAV event aids 35 vets

Many area veterans turned out last week to garner the assistance of Disabled American Veterans (DAV) national service officers. According to Trudy Huffman, the Mount Airy DAV auxiliary post’s treasurer, 35 area veterans showed up […]

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Superior Court briefs

DOBSON — The announcement that an 18-year-old defendant had earned his GED certificate was met with a “hip-hip-hooray” from Surry County Senior Resident Superior Court Judge A. Moses Massey, who presided over an administrative session […]

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Police reports

• Two men were arrested and charged with resisting, obstructing or delaying a public officer after a civil disturbance during the weekend, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. Officers responded to a Wilson Street […]

Columns

Coke threatens America

There’s a lot of talk about how many things threaten the state of America today. Of course, the usual suspects are radical Islamic terrorism, drugs and even global warming for some. However, I think there’s […]