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Hospital holds stroke clinic

Staff from Northern Hospital of Surry County were on hand at the Mayberry Mall to facilitate stroke risk screenings Friday. Debbie Moser, the hospital’s stroke program coordinator, said many folks haven’t made the “connection” to […]

Education

Central ROTC goes to Copeland

Copeland Elementary students and staff celebrated Memorial Day with a visit from the Surry Central High School JROTC. Copeland’s fourth/fifth-grade chorus sang the national anthem. Staff members shared with students about the importance of celebrating […]

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Booksmarts

The following books have recently been received at the Mount Airy Public Library, and are available for checkout: Blood Flag by Steve Martini, fiction Boar Island by Nevada Barr, fiction Traces of Guilt by Dee […]

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Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals: • Johnathon Scott Hunt, age 20, a white male who is wanted on a post-release warrant and is on […]

Anniversaries

Anniversary

Charles and Brenda Marsh Allen of Pinnacle recently celebrated their 50th anniversary. They were married on May 28, 1966, and celebrated their anniversary with a family dinner for 12 at Ryan’s in Winston-Salem and a […]

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Police reports

• A Mount Airy woman was being held under a $75,000 secured bond Saturday after her arrest Thursday on first-degree burglary and assault charges. Kristi Keli Gunter, 25, of 188 Creed St., who is listed […]

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Sheriff reports

DOBSON — Detectives with the Surry County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a May 21 robbery that sent a Mount Airy man to the hospital. According to an incident report, Douglas Darnell Sumner, of December Lane, […]