Art Matters

Art Matters is a new weekly column which highlights some of the upcoming performance art, display art, and similar events in the greater Mount Airy area. Movies This Week Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again […]


Most Wanted

The Surry County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following people: • Jimmy Lee Phillips, a white male, 49, who is wanted on a charge of felony obtain property by false […]

High School Football

A record-setting Homecoming

Homecoming night at Wallace Shelton Stadium was all about catching passes. With sophomore quarterback Holden Poindexter on the cusp of breaking some more Mount Airy passing records, the Granite Bears took full advantage of Winston-Salem […]


City suspends Barter talks

Mount Airy officials disclosed Thursday night that they have decided to suspend negotiations with Barter Theatre officials regarding a proposed expansion of the theater here. “Basically, we have just reached an impasse, more or less,” […]

High School Tennis

How sweet it is

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry’s road to redemption began Wednesday afternoon with a first round playoff victory over Elkin. The Lady Cardinals (17-2, 8-2) defeated the Elks for the third time this season to advance […]