Sheriff reports

DOBSON — A Mount Airy man’s home was hit with gunfire on Tuesday, according to a report made to the Surry County Sheriff’s Office.Aa...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Stabbing incidents end with convictions, probation

Stabbing incidents end with convictions, probation

DOBSON — Two older stabbing cases have been concluded following the guilty plea of each of those convicted.In the first case, a Mount Airy man p...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Urine attack nets jail term

Urine attack nets jail term

DOBSON — A Mount Airy man who threw urine in the faces of two officers was given a lengthy prison sentence Wednesday in Surry County Superior Co...

January 20th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


Northern to offer cardiac rehab

Northern to offer cardiac rehab

Northern Hospital of Surry County will be adding a cardio-pulmonary rehabilitation center his spring, thanks to a quarter of a million dollar grant.Ne...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Police reports

• A Virginia woman was jailed under a $52,000 secured bond early Monday as a fugitive from justice from that state, according to Mount Airy Poli...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Remarks about mayor dominate meeting

Remarks about mayor dominate meeting

What was billed as a fairly routine meeting of the city council Thursday night turned into a referendum on Mount Airy Mayor David Rowe over comments h...

January 19th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


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 |