Closure to a painful murder case?

Last week, a four-and-a-half-year odyssey for the friends and relatives of Donald Claude Arnder may have come to a close with the conviction of three ...

November 20th, 2016 |  


You Said It…

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November 18th, 2016 |  


Could Mount Airy Downtown help with whittling wall?

City officials revealed Thursday the idea of restoring what has been historically known as the Whittling Wall along West Oak Street, may run into a bi...

November 6th, 2016 updated: November 7th, 2016. |  


You Said It..,

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October 28th, 2016 |  


Guidelines for letters to editor

We are entering the final couple of weeks of the election season, with early voting already going on, and the big day — Nov. 8 — less than...

October 27th, 2016 |  


Disturbing implication by the city manager

Thursday night the Mount Airy Board of Commissioners split its vote, 3-2, in favor of a parking lot arrangement with AIS Buildings LLC, which owns pro...

October 23rd, 2016 |  


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October 21st, 2016 |  


Healthy debate does not mean board is broken

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners is looking at bringing in a consultant from the University of North Carolina School of Government to help the bo...

October 13th, 2016 updated: October 13th, 2016. |  


County moving forward on two fronts

Last week, the Surry County Board of Commissioners continued work on two items that were particularly noteworthy.First was the county’s continue...

October 9th, 2016 |  


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October 8th, 2016 |