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• A bizarre property-damage incident occurred in Mount Airy earlier this month, according to city police department reports. It involved the word “OKRA” being painted on three walls of former Spencer’s industrial buildings on Willow […]

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The Surry Arts Players celebrated an evening of theater Saturday night at the Andy Griffith Museum Theatre during the annual Opie Awards ceremony. Decorations followed a masquerade and fall theme, with several guests dressed up […]

High School Golf

Cox keeps rolling

FOXFIRE VILLAGE — It will take a big comeback for Mount Airy to bring back a championship today at the 1A/2A state golf championships at the Foxfire Resort, but all-state honors are well within the […]

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Booksmarts

The following titles have been received at the Mount Airy Public Library, and are available for checkout: Breath of Earth by Beth Cato, fiction Twelve Days of Christmas by Debbie Macomber, fiction Missing by James […]

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• Cigarettes have been reported stolen from a city business as the result of a break-in, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. The crime was discovered Thursday at Super Mercado Esmeralda, located in the […]

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The Autumn tradition of gathering to hear spooky stories in the dark will be celebrated at the Mount Airy Public Library on Monday and Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. both days, as the library’s teen theater […]

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Divorces

The following divorces were granted in Surry County. • Kimberly Grissom and Richard Grissom. Married July 17, 1999. Divorce granted Oct. 13. • Sherry Cook and David Cook. Married May 3, 1998. Divorce granted Oct. […]

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Marriages

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County. • Timothy T. Greenwood, 40, and Tammy R. Myers, 44, of Yadkinville. Issued Oct. 13. • George A. Speight III, 32, and Kristen B. Scott, 27, […]

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Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals: • Karen Alisha Hart, 31, a white female who is wanted on probation violations and is on probation for […]

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How has your quality of life been improved by Mount Airy’s greenway system, including its new connector (for which a ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled next Friday)? Stuart White Westfield Well, I love it — it’s […]