EDC head: Taxpayers not paying county penalty

To the Editor,I wanted to explain in more detail the Pittsburgh Glass Works equipment lease and current repayment request to the Golden LEAF Foundatio...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Hamburg Bridge needs cleaning

To the Editor,I’d like to see the Historical Society clean up the old “Hamburg Bridge” again. Its been 2 years since I called the Ma...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Reader: Obama is no Christian

To the Editor,I love America. And I don’t say that nonchalantly. America is truly the greatest nation on earth. Because (so far), we have the fr...

May 15th, 2016 |  


Parks should charge more to non-city residents?

To the Editor,The annual city budget process is in its final stages and our city commissioners will be voting on it right away. Here are two items all...

May 15th, 2016 |  


Economic official: Proud to represent Surry County

To the Editor,As a hard-working citizen of Surry County, I would be upset about the article in the Sunday edition of the Mount Airy News which led wit...

April 11th, 2016 |  


‘You Said It’ a loathsome column?

To the Editor,“You Said It” is a loathsome addition to the Mount Airy News. No respectable news organization would allow people to express...

March 31st, 2016 updated: March 31st, 2016. |  


To the Editor,If it weren’t so resoundingly unfair, I’d be amused at the steady chorus of anti-Trump rhetoric emanating from nearly every ...

March 13th, 2016 |  


Reader: No surprise in GOP direction

Concerning Andy Winemiller’s column ‘My Political Identity Crisis’ on the Editorial page of the Mount Airy News of March 9, 2016: I ...

March 13th, 2016 |  


Reader: Trump is no game changer

To the Editor,Tom (Joyce) you are obviously a Trump supporter based on your article entitled “‘Establishment’ needs re-establishing&...

March 8th, 2016 |  


Commissioner backs bond

To the Editor,To the good citizens of Surry and surrounding counties I write this letter to encourage you to support the Connect NC Bond referendum on...

March 6th, 2016 |