Surry Friends of Youth hold holiday party

Surry Friends of Youth hold holiday party

The Surry Friends of Youth’s Best Friends and Special Friends Programs recently enjoyed their fifth annual Holiday Bowling Party at Mount Airy L...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Police reports

• A car was stolen Tuesday in Mount Airy, according to city police department reports, coming on the heels of several other vehicle thefts local...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Rotarians discuss Finland exchange

Rotarians discuss Finland exchange

Two members of the Mount Airy Rotary Club were recently immersed in a different culture.Amanda and Doug Yarboro got the opportunity to travel to Finla...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Lowe’s job cuts hit Surry stores

Lowe’s job cuts hit Surry stores

A retooling of personnel by the Lowe’s home-improvement chain is resulting in job cuts at its stores in Mount Airy and Elkin.That translates int...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Local coach to speak at chamber dinner

Local coach to speak at chamber dinner

The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce has announced David Diamont will be the keynote speaker at its annual meeting coming up next week at Cross ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Legal fees all paid in Hicks lawsuit

DOBSON — Surry County released nearly $100,000 in additional funds for attorney’s fees associated with a legal battle at the Mount Airy-Su...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Church break-ins lead to prison for Dobson man

Church break-ins lead to prison for Dobson man

DOBSON — A Dobson man will serve two years in jail for a series of break-ins involving two area churches, one school and a local volunteer fire ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


City officials to discuss R-20 zoning

The average citizen in Mount Airy might not understand zoning code designations for residential property, called R-this or R-that, but R-20 zoning wil...

January 18th, 2017 |  


More locals to attend inauguration

More locals to attend inauguration

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The ranks of Surry County residents planning to attend the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump this Friday has increased ...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Foxx says ‘Obamacare’ repeal ahead

Foxx says ‘Obamacare’ repeal ahead

U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx declared a few government programs broken during two appearances in Mount Airy on Tuesday.Foxx, a Republican from Banner Elk, ...

January 17th, 2017 |