High School Wrestling

Home Sweet Home

After a two-week wait, fans of Mount Airy wrestling finally got to see this year’s Granite Bears compete on their own mat Thursday afternoon. The defending Northwest 1A Conference champions are still missing a few […]

Crime 
Crime

Police reports

• Several locations in Mount Airy have suffered property damage involving the spraying of graffiti or vandalism using paint, according to city police department reports. In one incident on Saturday, graffiti damage estimated at $450 […]

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College names Ambassadors

Surry Community College has recently recognized six students for serving in the school’s Ambassador Scholars Program. “The Surry Community College Ambassador Scholars Program recognizes outstanding students who serve as public relations representatives by hosting campus […]

News 
News

Booksmarts

The Board of Trustees for the Mount Airy Public Library has initiated a “More Books, Please!” campaign, to supplement our book budget. As the end of the year approaches, if you would like to contribute […]

News 
News

Marriages

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County. – Micheal P. Hutchens, 32, and Meagan D. Slate, 28, of Siloam issued Nov. 14 – Frederick Raymond Roberts, 55, and Teresa Mae Dillon, 56, of […]

High School Football

ES falls, 49-27

MURPHY — For the second week in a row, East Surry’s football team got into a shootout. Unfortunately, this time they got out-gunned. The Cardinals’ 2017 season came to an end in the third round […]

Crime 
Crime

Police reports

• Being implicated in multiple criminal matters, and then allegedly providing officers with false identities when encountered, led to a Lowgap woman being incarcerated Monday under an $11,500 secured bond, according to Mount Airy Police […]