Booksmarts

The following books have recently been received at the Mount Airy Public Library, and are available for checkout:Blood Flag by Steve Martini, fictionB...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Homicide of caretaker Richald Holmes still unsolved

Homicide of caretaker Richald Holmes still unsolved

For nearly 40 years Richard Clint Holmes kept the Edwards-Franklin House safe.Officials from the Surry County Historical Society, which owns the Hayst...

May 29th, 2016 |  


North Surry students present creations

North Surry students present creations

Four groups of North Surry students showed off their team creations this week in a prep version of ABC’s Shark Tank.Members of the Project Lead ...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Memorial Day honored with music and more

Memorial Day honored with music and more

An audience that nearly filled Rockford Methodist Church Saturday afternoon was treated to a musical trip through time during a program held in honor ...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Most Wanted

Most Wanted

The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:• Johnathon Scott Hunt, age...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Real property transfers in Surry County

In recording deeds, the state of North Carolina does not require that the amount paid for a parcel be stated on the deed. However, a tax stamp at the ...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Local band sweeps Yes! music awards

Local band sweeps Yes! music awards

The 1991 film “The Silence of the Lambs” pulled off a rare feat, sweeping the Oscars’ top five awards. The movie took first in best ...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Divorces granted in Surry County

The following divorces were granted in the District Court of Surry County.• Mark E. Shelton and Stephanie L. Cooke. Married Nov. 7, 2014. Divorc...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Marriage licenses issued in Surry County

The following marriage licenses were issued in Surry County.• James R. Hudnall, 35, and Amanda L. Barnett, 35, of South Charleston, West Virgini...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Police reports

• A Mount Airy woman was being held under a $75,000 secured bond Saturday after her arrest Thursday on first-degree burglary and assault charges...

May 28th, 2016 |