Surry Announces Winners History Competition

Surry Announces Winners History Competition

Surry Community College recently hosted a regional National History Day competition for middle school and high school students. All of the winners wil...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Mount Airy icon Russell Hiatt has died

Mount Airy icon Russell Hiatt has died

Long-time Mount Airy icon Russell Hiatt, known for his similarities to the famous Floyd the Barber from “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Area youth takes second in book trailer contest

Area youth takes second in book trailer contest

A Mount Airy youth placed second in a nationwide competition last month.Jane Ferry said she learned she had earned a second-place finish in a national...

May 4th, 2016 |  


State Cabinet official to visit city

State Cabinet official to visit city

On a previous visit to Mount Airy, Susan Kluttz drummed up support for reinstating historic tax credits that had aided restoration projects statewide ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


County water rates may climb

DOBSON — Some county water customers will likely see an increase in their rates.County Manager Chris Knopf relayed a plan to increase water rate...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Health Department Inspections

Health Department Inspections is a regular listing of inspections conducted in Surry County establishments by North Carolina health officials. The lis...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Downtown business seeks OK for kennel

Downtown business seeks OK for kennel

After attempting to open an indoor animal kennel downtown and learning this was not allowed under Mount Airy’s existing regulations, operators o...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Probation violations

DOBSON — Probation was revoked for Michael Shannon Gravely in the administrative session of Surry County Superior Court beginning April 25 with ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Police reports

• A Mount Airy man was arrested Sunday on charges including breaking and entering of a motor vehicle, larceny and possession of stolen property,...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Dual-language students perform for Rotary

Dual-language students perform for Rotary

The cuteness factor of the weekly Mount Airy Rotary Club luncheon spiked sharply on Tuesday when a group of Tharrington Elementary School kindergartne...

May 3rd, 2016 |