I want everyone to meet Cayden Talbert, he is a very special little boy. At 13 Bones ribs*steaks*seafood ,Saturday September 20, 2014, the Make-A-Wish Foundation and his wish grantors Leslie and Ted Aronovitz had a party for his wish to go to LegoLand at Disney World.Cayden has been battling “Evan’s Syndrome,” an autoimmune disease in which an individual’s antibodies attack their own red blood cells and platelets, since his heart transplant last year. Please check out my FB page whatsupinmountairy.com to see his photos and videos of his party. He is an amazing little boy. Mayor Deborah Cochran proclaimed September 20th Cayden Talbert Day.

Russell Hiatt's 90th Birthday Party

March 16, 2014


Congratulations to Ben and Brittany!

December 21, 2012

Owner Ben Misay popped the question and this article in the Mount Airy News tells all about it! It's a great story and we are very happy for this wonderfully creative Mount Airy businessman and his future wife.

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Mount Airy's Public Library wins contest!

November 1, 2012
Seven branches of the Northwestern Regional Library have placed in the Top 200 of a national contest.  LEGO® DUPLO® and the Association for Library Services To Children (ALSC) have joined hands to celebrate and support local libraries.  Mount Airy Public Library was the most nominated library in the “Read!  Build!  Play!” project and will receive $5,000 for books and supplies.  The top 200 libraries will receive a special LEGO DUPLO Read!  Build!  Play!  toolkit full of cutting edge ear...
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Becoming an honorary Mayberry Citizen

September 22, 2012
Read this article about the idea created by Mayberry's "M.A.D." men, and you'll find out how you or a Mayberry fan you know can become an honorary citizen!


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Mount Airy video from Gone with the Wynns, 2011

August 29, 2012
Video from the Gone with the Wynns tour of Mount Airy, June 2011...we know this is older footage, but it's always fun to watch...


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Mount Airy making news again...

August 18, 2012

August 17, 2012 article published on FoxNews.com.  Thanks to Mayberry on Main for making us aware of it!

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Wyatt's Trading Post Raffle Winner

August 17, 2012
Wyatt's Trading Post had a Christmas in July sale and provided everyone throughout the months of June and July to purchase raffle tickets to win a Jim Shore Santa. 

Jessica Spencer was the winner of the Santa, which is valued at $2000! Proceeds from the raffle were donated by Wyatt's Trading Post to Surry SCAN. Congratulations!

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Dog Days of Summer at Round Peak Vineyard

August 13, 2012

Here is an article about Round Peak Vineyard's Dog Days of Summer, which was held this Saturday. Article is from Mount Airy News...Enjoy!


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Darrel from Mayberry on Main loves his hot sauces!

July 20, 2012
Darrel Miles of Mayberry on Main is a hot sauce specialist. Originally from New Albany, Indiana, he said he never even tried hot sauces until he met his wife, Debbie. It's not because of her cooking, either (Debbie pointed out while laughing). Her father introduced him to the idea and now Darrell has taste-tested hundreds and displays the empty bottles on his Wall of Flame (about 1/4 of them), along with 400-500 other varieties of unique hot sauces available for sale. 

Darrel and Debbie have b...
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Our State Magazine's Article about Mayberry

July 14, 2012
If you missed this write up, you just might enjoy reading Michael Parker's article about his visit here. It was published recently in Our State Magazine. You can read the article here by clicking on the link:
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