FOOD & DRINK
This place in King, NC offers delicious food especially their Ribeye Steak
A delightful Italian culinary experience can be had at Little Italy & Italian Restaurant in King, NC. A wide range of options are available on the menu, such as ravioli, cheese sauces, entree salads, gluten-free pasta, and delicious pizzas. Their Neapolitan and Sicilian pizzas are particularly noteworthy, and they are served with mouthwatering garlic knots.
NC mount airy's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near mount airy.
A Fiesta of Flavors: Discover King's Top 3 Mexican Restaurants
This article presents a selection of three Mexican restaurants in King. Have you had the chance to try any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
Best Places to Shop Local in Patrick County
Turn your holiday shopping into a weekend getaway. With charming small towns and snowy mountaintop views, our community is a perfect stop to get into the Christmas spirit. Patrick County is home to artisans, craftsman, bakers and storytellers. From quirky to custom, our local shops have the gifts you need for your loved ones. Plan your gift list with our guide to holiday shopping in Patrick County.
Kapps Mills Estate to host holiday event
Escaping to a place reminiscent of yesteryear can be a welcome diversion at this time of the season, with just such an opportunity available at a local historic site this coming Saturday. This will occur with the fourth-annual Holiday Open House at Kapps Mill Estate that will be suitably lit...
Surry County gears up for 'Give a Kid a Christmas' shopping day Thursday, with fundraising at its lowest since 2008
SURRY COUNTY, N.C. — The big shopping day for the Surry County Sheriff's Office "Give a Kid a Christmas" event is Thursday, Dec. 7. The community will begin shopping at the Mount Airy Walmart on Rockford Street at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 7, for 455 kids. The need...
Students make historical living museum
Students in Jaden Jenkins fifth grade English Language Arts classes at Pilot Mountain Elementary School conducted research on historical figures who contributed to the founding of America. Once their research and essays were completed, students shared their findings with third and fourth graders through a wax museum presentation.
Sheetz opens doors of newest location
The grand opening of the newest local Sheetz location on Oak Grove Church Road, off N.C. 89 near Interstate 77 was held Thursday morning and it brought out a large crowd to see the new store, register for prizes, and get cheap gas. This marks the third Sheetz location in...
This place in Mount Airy, NC offers delicious food especially their special sandwiches
Snappy Lunch in Mount Airy, NC, is more than just a place to eat; it's a taste of classic American culture. This diner is famous for its vintage atmosphere and collection of Andy Griffith memorabilia. They serve a delicious menu with some standout dishes such as:
Actor Daniel Roebuck featured in Surry Arts Council's "A Christmas Carol"
MOUNT AIRY, N.C. — The Surry Arts Council is putting on the holiday classic,A Christmas Carol, starting this weekend at the Andy Griffith Playhouse in Mount Airy. The actor playing Scrooge, Daniel Roebuck, is no stranger to Mount Airy, having played Cliff Lewis alongside Andy Griffith in the hit TV drama, "Matlock."
Nonesuch Playmakers to debut ‘The Christmas House’
It’s Christmas, 1933. On their small North Carolina farm, the Morgan family struggles to meet the challenges of the Great Depression. The Morgans’ resourcefulness, their compassion and their faith are the heart of “The Christmas House,” the latest production from the NoneSuch Playmakers. “This is a...
Rosy Cheeks run targets toys
There’s no sugar-coating it — running 3.1 miles is not exactly the most pleasant way to spend a December morning, what with the cold temperatures, physical exertion and all, but an upcoming event does include some fun elements. In addition to participants dressed as holiday characters such as...
Retiring vet still hoping for last minute hire to save practice
WALNUT COVE — The only companion animal hospital in Stokes County outside of King will be closing its doors in December unless a holiday miracle occurs in the form of a new vet willing to take over the practice. Dr. Deborah Cowan, veterinarian and founder of the Animal Hospital...
Primitive camping idea resurrected
The idea of a first-of-its-kind primitive campground in Mount Airy is not going away quietly, despite a recent decision by city officials to deny ordinance amendments allowing it to open. That plan to develop such a facility on a 3.4-acre site near the Ararat River appeared dead in the water...
Singers, dancers bring Christmas cheer to downtown tree lighting
The Half-Mile of Christmas Cheer on Thursday evening brought together a mixture of performers, revelers, and Santa Claus himself in downtown Mount Airy ahead of the lighting of the official Christmas tree. From the downtown business district to the tree’s home near the Mount Airy War Memorial is approximately a...
History museum to reopen Dec. 3 after restoration, local historian shares background of 1854 Wilson Fulton House
DANBURY — In 1854 Wilson and Mary Ann Davis Fulton moved into their new home on Main Street in Danbury, North Carolina. Wilson and Mary Ann were both 35 years old. At the time, the Fultons had five children whose ages ranged from four to 12 years. Their 15-month-old son had died shortly before moving to Danbury. Mary Ann was expecting a daughter, child number seven, at the time of their move. They quickly filled the large solid brick home.
Larry & Joe return to The Arts Place of Stokes this Friday, Dec. 1
One of The Arts Place of Stokes most popular music duos will return to the Three Sisters Stage this Friday, Dec. 1, as Larry & Joe present an evening of Latingrass, a mash-up of Venezuelan + Appalachian folk music, a unique blend of languages, cultures, and musical sounds. The Arts...
Home under restoration to be on holiday tour
The Mount Airy Restoration Foundation is hosting the 35th Christmas Holiday House Tour on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on Sunday, Dec. 3 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The tour is a self-guided tour with eight different homes on the tour, including the Gertrude Smith House. Advance tickets for the tour are $20 and are available at the Visitors Center in historic downtown Mount Airy.
Free performance of Handel's 'Messiah' set for Dec. 3, Walnut Cove resident to perform
WINSTON-SALEM — The public is invited to attend the Winston-Salem Mozart Club’s performance of Handel’s “Messiah,” which will be held Sunday, Dec. 3, 2023 at 3 p.m. at R.J. Reynolds Memorial Auditorium at 301 N. Hawthorne Road in Winston-Salem. Though donations are requested, admission is...
Moore House part of holiday tour
The William Alfred Moore House, at 301 Moore Ave. in Mount Airy, is one of eight area structures which are part of the annual Christmas Holiday House Tour. The self-guided tour is Saturday from 11 a.m. unitl 5 p.m., and then on Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. Advance tickets for the tour are $20 and are available at the Visitors Center in historic downtown Mount Airy.