Crime 
Crime

Police reports

• An encounter with city officers on a suspicious-person investigation led to a local man being jailed under a $19,500 secured bond Monday on firearm and other violations, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. […]

Crime 
Crime

Police reports

• An encounter with police responding to a suspicious-vehicle call in the early morning hours Tuesday at Walmart led to eight drug violations against a local teen, including two felonies, according to Mount Airy Police […]

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Jones wins NC Beautiful grant

Jones Intermediate School teacher Cindy Wilson recently was awarded a $400 grant from NC Beautiful to complete a greenhouse project with her students. The organization’s executive director, Steve Vacendak, recently visited the school to announce […]

High School Basketball

FHE ends Surry win streak

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A six-game winning streak filled with blowouts against fellow N.C. Home Educators Athletic Conference teams has stamped the Surry Homeschool girls as a state championship contender. One thing is for certain, though. […]

High School Basketball

Lady Bears roll

The Mount Airy Lady Bears improved to 4-0 in conference play with a 67-46 win over East Surry Saturday night. Senior Shaunae Sawyers did her best Michael Jordan impression by scoring a game-high 23 points, […]

High School Basketball

Standing Room Only

Playing a basketball game on Saturday night might not be ideal, but players and fans alike happily filled the gym of Mount Airy High School to see Mount Airy and East Surry do battle. The […]

News

Meadowview takes Mathcounts title

Recently selected middle school students from Surry Central Middle, Gentry Middle, and Meadowview Magnet Middle participated in the Surry County Mathcounts competition. Throughout the competition, students competed in sprint rounds, target rounds, team rounds, and […]