Veterans group looks for new members

Leadership in veterans service organizations has been passed from one generation to another, and now some are hoping the nation’s most recent ve...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Legion to ride for cure

A group of local motorcyclists are offering their support for a cure to childhood cancer next month.The American Legion’s riders’ club wil...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


Bench to honor ‘Mayberry’ barber

Bench to honor ‘Mayberry’ barber

Russell Hiatt was a fixture in downtown Mount Airy, giving haircuts to generations of “Andy Griffith Show” fans who knew him as a real-lif...

July 26th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Sanders, Mrs. Obama, Warren thrill convention

DNC 2016: Sanders, Mrs. Obama, Warren thrill convention

PHILADELPHIA — Ending months of animosity, Bernie Sanders robustly embraced his former rival Hillary Clinton Monday night as a champion for the ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Park ranger leads creek exploration

Park ranger leads creek exploration

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Jesse Anderson, park ranger for Pilot Mountain State Park, led a Pilot Creek exploration last Thursday for those interested in ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Middle school hosting summer camp

Mount Airy Middle School will host a national week-long summer camp next week.Camp Invention, a summer enrichment day camp program, is supported by th...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Die-hard Sanders backers divided on backing Clinton

PHILADELPHIA — Bernie Sanders tried to calm tensions among his delegates Monday at the Democratic National Convention but some weren’t in ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Tuesday’s Schedule

DNC 2016: Tuesday’s Schedule

TUESDAYTuesday’s council and caucus meetings include:• Women’s Caucus• LGBT Caucus• Senior Council• Rural Council&...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Protests by Sanders’ supporters calls party unity into question

DNC 2016: Protests by Sanders’ supporters calls party unity into question

PHILADELPHIA — At the opening meeting of the Pennsylvania Delegation on Monday, the theme was unity and working together.Outside, just a few blo...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Trumka: Jobs, fair wages ‘key for prosperity’

DNC 2016: Trumka: Jobs, fair wages ‘key for prosperity’

PHILADELPHIA — Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, addressed the Pennsylvania Delegation Monday to talk about jobs and equal pay and fair ...

July 25th, 2016 |