Saturday blaze a training mission for fire fighters

Saturday blaze a training mission for fire fighters

Mount Airy Fire Department personnel and officials from the surrounding area spent their Saturday battling a blaze.A plume of smoke could be seen from...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Three wins in one week

Three wins in one week

Baseball is fun again at Mount Airy High School.The Granite Bears won their third game in four days on Friday night, jumping out to a big early lead o...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Lady Cards blank Sauras

Lady Cards blank Sauras

PILOT MOUNTAIN — A hallmark of a championship contender is to get the job done when one facet of the team’s game isn’t working.East ...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson thanks Democratic Party as officials prepare to select his replacement

Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson thanks Democratic Party as officials prepare to select his replacement

DOBSON — As the Surry County Democratic Party prepares for its annual convention, the party members also have another issue to focus on — ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Surry County Board accepts Sheriff Graham Atkinson’s resignation

Surry County Board accepts Sheriff Graham Atkinson’s resignation

ELKIN — After a decade in office, Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson will be missed by the members of the Surry County Board of Commissioners....

March 21st, 2017 |  


Long-time Mount Airy retailer Main Oak Emporium closing

Long-time Mount Airy retailer Main Oak Emporium closing

A long-standing downtown retailer will soon close its doors and is offering some deals as part of its close-out sale.Burke Robertson announced Tuesday...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Holy Angels Catholic Church brings Mardi Gras to Mount Airy with annual party

Holy Angels Catholic Church brings Mardi Gras to Mount Airy with annual party

Mount Airy’s usual frigid February temperatures gave way to a balmy evening on Friday that provided the final touch in transforming the Granite ...

March 14th, 2017 updated: March 14th, 2017. |  


Lady Bears blitz to title

Lady Bears blitz to title

CHAPEL HILL — “If your going to beat me, beat me like that… The better team won tonight. A tribute to their defense and us not takin...

March 11th, 2017 updated: March 12th, 2017. |