High School Basketball

Fourth time not the charm

WINSTON-SALEM — Mount Airy had four opportunities this season to figure out a winning strategy against Winston-Salem Preparatory Academy. Unfortunately for the Bears, sometimes there is no answer to an unstoppable force. Thursday’s rematch of […]


Making science fun

Jones Intermediate School recently hosted its first STEAM Showcase. STEAM is an acronym that stands for science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. The showcase was sponsored by a group of students called the Fundraising Friends […]


Police reports

• An Ararat, Virginia, man who allegedly had overdosed inside a Mount Airy residence, is facing a second-degree trespassing offense for being at that location Saturday, according to city police department reports. Michael Franklin Carpenter, […]