High School Basketball

Final Four bound

The problem with trying to beat Mount Airy is that even when you take one thing away, the Lady Bears are likely to come back with something else, and beat you anyway. East Wilkes found […]

College Sports

Bedsaul namedas All-Region

The National Christian College Athletics Association (NCCAA) named Sydney Bedsaul, a member of the Bob Jones University Bruins women’s basketball team, to the NCCAA DII South All-Region teams. Bedsaul, a junior sports management major from […]


Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals: • Philgene Montgomery, Jr., age 45, a white male wanted on probation violations who is on probation for two […]



The following books have recently been received at the Mount Airy Public Library, and are available for checkout: Need to Know by Karen Cleveland, fiction Night Moves by Jonathan Kellerman, fiction Poison by John Lescroart, […]



The following divorces were granted in Surry County: – Angela J Grubb and Melvin C Grubb, married Sept. 6, 1997. Divorce granted Feb.16 – Keenia S Phillips and Kent W Phillips, married June 28, 2008. […]

High School Basketball

Lady Bears swamp Highlands

Mount Airy’s toughest opponent in the first half of Saturday’s third-round state playoff game wasn’t Highlands. It was themselves. The top-ranked Lady Bears were never in any danger of losing to the Little Smoky Mountain […]