Longing for more? Consider Christian fellowship

Longing for more? Consider Christian fellowship

“Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name, and they’re always glad you came. You wanna be where you can see, our troubles ...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Local minister marks 30 years

Local minister marks 30 years

The Rev. Dennis W. “Bud” Cameron, a local minister of the United Methodist Church, was honored Sunday afternoon for his 30 years in the mi...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Grilling season is about to begin

Grilling season is about to begin

As the unofficial beginning of summer, Memorial Day weekend is also the unofficial beginning of grilling season.Everything tastes better cooked on the...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Johnson, Haynes

Johnson, Haynes

Hannah Marie Haynes and Michael Sean Johnson, together with their families, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.The bride-to-be is the dau...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


James King

Mr. James Elroy King the “Bluegrass Storyteller”, 57, of Salem, VA formerly of Cana, VA, passed away at Lewis Gale Hospital in Salem, VA o...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Longing for more? Slow dDown … and fast

Longing for more? Slow dDown … and fast

Longing for more? Have you ever tried going with less instead? Not too long ago, I asked my kids if they knew what it meant to fast. We tend to joke a...

May 20th, 2016 |  


An article in the May 19 edition of The Mount Airy News, “Dobson to get Interstates water business,” should have stated the Surry County B...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Enjoy strawberry season while it lasts

Enjoy strawberry season while it lasts

At some point in the past 30 years or so, it became possible to buy strawberries all year long. At first it was wonderful. The out-of-season berries w...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Strawberry fields forever

Strawberry fields forever

The aroma of fresh strawberries fills the air of the farm stand at Country Road Strawberries in Pinnacle but Patty Brown says of the sweet fragrance t...

May 15th, 2016 updated: May 15th, 2016. |  


Longing for more? Come to Jesus through His Word

Longing for more? Come to Jesus through His Word

Perhaps like the blind beggar longing to see, as I shared last Friday, are you longing for more? More love? More peace? More of an understanding of Go...

May 13th, 2016 |