Mount Airy, NCMount Airy News

Juneteenth celebration planned downtown

Independence Day won’t come until July, but in the meantime a special celebration of freedom is planned in downtown Mount Airy next Saturday in the form of a Juneteenth event. It will feature live music, soul food and artistic displays in the Market Street Arts and Entertainment District located between...
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Here’s the cheapest gas in Galax Saturday

(GALAX, VA) For bargain hunters there may be no better target than gas, with the cheapest station in the Galax area offering savings of $0.05 per gallon. Baywood Market & Deli at 10405 Grayson Pkwy was the cheapest station in the area, according to a survey by GasBuddy, with regular listed at $2.8 per gallon Wednesday. By comparison, the most expensive gallon was at Baywood Market & Deli at 10405 Grayson Pkwy, where a gallon of regular was selling for $2.85.
Mount Airy, NCMount Airy News

City schools making administrative changes

The Mount Airy City School system is making several administrative changes among its staff this summer. At least four individuals already in the school system will be moving to new posts — or taking on more responsibility — while at least one assistant principal position will be created. Kevin Joyce,...
Dobson, NCMount Airy News

BSA Trucking holds grand opening

BSA Trucking held a grand opening for its new facility in Dobson last week. The firm, owned by Randy and Sandra Davis, is named for their three children — Blake, Scottie, and Amy, all of whom work at the company. The couple opened the firm in 1998 with a single...