The Greater Mount Airy Habitat for Humanity Third Annual Christmas Tree fundraiser is underway with officials indicating the benefit will run until Dec. 20.
Members of the Surry Quilters Guild followed a handshake and a thank you to veterans for their service with unique quilts during its “Quilts of Valor” (QOV) ceremony at Mount Airy First Presbyterian Church recently.
Staffers at Rogers Realty are describing a Sunday benefit for a local 4-year-old as “wrapping up a miracle for Mollie.”
Northern Hospital of Surry County was honored with an “A” grade in the Fall 2014 Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from errors, injuries and infections.
If the true meaning of Thanksgiving is indeed about serving the community while being grateful for what you have, then the dozens of sweaty volunteers at the 18th annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner at the First Baptist Church in Mount Airy are...
Fans of parliamentary procedure and/or statutory requirements might argue that the only thing better than one public hearing is two, and Mount Airy officials are planning such a twin bill.
Mount Airy Middle School's Bad News Bears First Lego League (FLL) team will advance to the school's first state competition in the sport Jan. 17 at a location to be announced.
A Mayberry Christmas organizers have announced a slate of participants for Saturday's annual Mount Airy Christmas Parade.
Even with no fancy lights or electronic gadgetry, the celebration of Christmas in Colonial America could be a fine time.
North Surry school officials have announced a benefit auction and hot dog/hamburger lunch is planned Sunday at North Surry High School.
DOBSON — While officials note they are still trying to get the kinks worked out regarding the process, they say efforts to aggressively go after money owed the county's emergency medical services (EMS) department is beginning to pay...
By all historical accounts, no one had ever struck gold in the small community of Dry Pond in Patrick County, Va. But a woman from Mount Airy changed that.
B.H. Tharrington Primary students got to see some of their own history up close Tuesday morning at Mount Airy Museum of Regional History.
By tomorrow evening in homes all over America, thanks will have been given, turkeys will have been consumed, football will have been watched and the annual project of fitting all of the leftover food into the refrigerator will begin.
B.H. Tharrington Primary SchoolThursday — Thanksgiving break. No school.Friday — Thanksgiving break. No school.
The mood was somber this morning at two Surry County schools after a traffic accident claimed the lives of two sisters Monday night.
The Mount Airy Police Department is investigating a telephone scam aimed at downtown merchants. According to Main Street Coordinator Lizzie Morrison, several downtown businesses have received phone calls from someone claiming they need your credit...
Consider it a chance to free up a few extra calories to be filled with turkey, stuffing and the ever-popular giblet gravy.
A man known as the Night Rider describes how he learned to deal with the reality of death.
A Pilot Mountain man is behind bars under a six-digit bond after he was arrested over the weekend on a slew of drug-related charges.
DOBSON — Two local historians featured at the Surry County Historical Society Annual Meeting hope their work is a stepping stone to more inquiry and ultimately understanding of the role slavery played in local history.
DOBSON — Surry Community College officials have announced Hardy Brothers has given the school's Truck Driver Training and HVAC programs a gift of a 2007 model Peterbilt tractor and enclosed trailer along with three refrigeration trailer...
District Administrator Magazine has named Mount Airy City Schools as one of its inaugural Districts of Distinction for its work in the STEAM program centered around the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. According...
The Surry County Community Corrections office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:
A delegation composed of Mount Airy City Schools (MACS) board of education members and school leaders has returned from its trip to China appearing confident the first steps to develop partnerships for learning experiences for students and staff are...
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