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Appointing Yokeley to regional council the right move

It was good to see the Mount Airy Commissioners last week rescind an earlier action and move Commissioner Steve Yokeley …

February 8th, 2016 |  

Pocket change could be the difference for United Fund

A homeless family has no where to turn, no one to help them, until they get desperately needed assistance from …

February 6th, 2016 |  

Netflix offers intriguing Cobain feature

Netflix offers intriguing Cobain feature

Over the weekend, I was perusing Netflix’s new releases when I came across an interesting documentary into the death of …

February 3rd, 2016 |  

Board shuts out public input

Last week, the Surry County Board of Commissioners seemingly put a rush on its choice to fill the vacancy created …

February 2nd, 2016 |  

You Said It…

You Said It is a periodic feature of The Mount Airy News, where we share comments we’ve received on Facebook, …

January 30th, 2016 |  

Even when guilty, still getting special treatment?

The saga of Paul Johnson’s case of stealing from the taxpayers of Surry County — while he was a sitting …

January 27th, 2016 |  

Commissioners make stand, now on to the real work

Thursday night was a shocking turn of events, when the Mount Airy Board of Commissioners voted to disband the city’s …

January 24th, 2016 |  

You Said It…

You Said It is a periodic feature of The Mount Airy News, where we share comments we’ve received on Facebook, …

January 22nd, 2016 |  

RDC does as it pleases, without fear of consequences

In much of the everyday work world, if a boss gives those serving under her specific instructions, and those employees …

January 20th, 2016 |  

You Said It is a periodic feature of The Mount Airy News, where we share comments we’ve received on Facebook, …

January 15th, 2016 |  

Involve students in fight vs. litter

Surry County Commissioner Eddie Harris has decided he’s had enough. Like most anyone who drives through Surry County, particularly along …

January 13th, 2016 |  

Golding should do his job or give up the gavel

We’re not sure what’s going on lately, but it seems there’s a spate of instances where publicly elected officials have …

January 12th, 2016 |  

You Said It…

You Said It is a periodic feature of The Mount Airy News, where we share comments we’ve received on Facebook, …

January 8th, 2016 |  

Billboard dispute about more than scenery

On at least two occasions in recent months, the Surry County Board of Commissioners has addressed the issue of billboard …

January 7th, 2016 |  

New Virginia gun measure nothing but PR stunt

Last week, Virginia officials announced that, effective Feb. 1, the state would no longer recognize concealed carry permits issued in …

January 6th, 2016 |  

You Said It…

You Said It is a periodic feature of The Mount Airy News, where we share comments we’ve received on Facebook, …

January 1st, 2016 |  

You Said It…

You Said It is a periodic feature of The Mount Airy News, where we share comments we’ve received on Facebook, …

December 26th, 2015 |  

MAPRA changes dynamics of downtown debate

The formation of the Mount Airy Property Rights Alliance (MAPRA) has changed the dynamic of the stewing controversy over the …

December 20th, 2015 |  

You Said It…

You Said It is a periodic feature of The Mount Airy News, where we share comments we’ve received on Facebook, …

December 18th, 2015 |  

RDC proposal worth further study

The Mount Airy Redevelopment Commission unveiled a new strategy last week, one aimed at trying to gain traction for its …

December 16th, 2015 |  

Thumbs Up

To the staff at Dobson Elementary School for its recent recognition as one of the top Title I schools in …

December 12th, 2015 |  

You Said It…

You Said It is a periodic feature of The Mount Airy News, where we share comments we’ve received on Facebook, …

December 11th, 2015 updated: December 11th, 2015. |  

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