If you thought that Jesus would return within a year's time from today how would you live the rest of your life up until He did? Would you try to quickly pen down and then rush out to accomplish your bucket list while you had time to? Would you...
Mount Airy High's Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) chapter returned from the annual state HOSA competition in Greensboro with honors including its first state officer since the mid-1980s.
• A suspicious-vehicle investigation Tuesday night led to a felony drug charge being filed against a local woman, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. Allyson Taylor Akers, 25, of 2553 Westfield Road, was encountered by officers at...
Thursday afternoon marked the first time Commissioner Steve Yokeley presided over a council meeting as interim mayor since Deborah Cochran's resignation earlier this week, but he had to deal with some baggage from last month.
Surry and Mount Airy authorities conducted a joint raid Thursday at a local establishment where illegal gambling allegedly was taking place.
Mount Airy officials have identified a solution that will make it easier for property owners in the city's extra-territorial jurisdiction (ETJ) zone to subdivide land for family members.
One of the next steps in a project to extend the runway at Mount Airy-Surry County Airport concerns something happening underground instead of in the sky.
The 2015 Surry Old Time Fiddlers Convention was held March 27-28 at Surry Community College in Dobson, featuring more than 110 individual contestants and 13 bands. The winners of the competition were:
The Surry Arts Council will host the Savoy Family Cajun Band today at 7 p.m. at the Historic Earle Theatre. This free performance is part of the three-day residency the band will spend in area middle schools.
Surry County's Relay For Life kicked off its fundraising season early Wednesday with its first “Zeros to Superheros” fundraiser at Pages Books & Coffee in downtown Mount Airy.
An Easter holiday garbage schedule for Mount Airy was released Wednesday by the city sanitation division.Friday's residential trash route will be collected under the normal schedule, on a curbside-only basis.
The Mount Airy Rotary Club's involvement in literacy projects in local schools was best explained by one volunteer who said Rotary and Interact members started the year reading to students and by the end of the year students read to...
Fans of Cadbury Chocolate, or the authentic Cadbury chocolate still made in England, are having a difficult year. Hershey's owns the license to make and sell candy under the Cadbury name in the United States but they use their own recipe which...
L.H. Jones Family Resource Center officials “let the cat out of the bag” Tuesday morning as they dedicated raised bed gardens to a beloved feline of Surry Senior Center Director Brack Llewellyn.
When Teresa O'Dell set foot in the Surry County Clerk of Courts office in December she did so as Surry County's first Republican clerk.
Last week a Surry County District Court ordered Westfield Boosters Club was officially ordered to cease operations at and vacate the Westfield Community Center.
Two masked men robbed Sheetz in Mount Airy of an undisclosed sum of cash Tuesday, according to city police, who are seeking information about the crime.
A key first step in a process that will change the downtown Mount Airy landscape with the addition of outside dining will be served up Thursday by the city board of commissioners.
B.H. Tharrington Primary SchoolThursday — Baked spaghetti with garlic bread or Sloppy Joe, Green peas, Romaine salad with tomatoes, Pineapple tidbits, Milk.Friday — Good Friday holiday.
Young Easter enthusiasts on Saturday fashioned their own holiday finery and ambled from Downtown Mount Airy to the the historic Blue House Teaching Studio for an egg hunt.
Ever since Ronda Mechelle Blaylock's body was found in a wooded area of Surry County nearly 35 years ago, the identity of the person who murdered the 14-year-old — and why — has been shrouded in mystery.
The identities of two people who died in separate traffic-related incidents in Surry County during the weekend included a local doctor, according to updated information provided Monday.
DOBSON — Local health department officials are looking to reach more eligible Surry County families struggling to put healthy food on their dinner tables through the North Carolina's Women, Infants, and Children Supplemental Nutrition...
North Surry High School alumni Katelyn Houston came back to her alma mater Thursday and urged Spanish class students to shake off the small town, travel and broaden their perspective because there's a lot to see in the world.
The Mount Airy News recently sponsored a DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) coloring contest for area children. the winners were: