Cam Newton not perfect, but does a lot of good

Tom your article on Cam Newton was so offensive to me. Your lack of knowledge about Cam Newton was deplorable …

November 25th, 2015 |  

Not so fast on Cam criticism

To the editor, Your editorial on Cam Newton, “A Winner Who’s A Loser” is a prime example of ill-informed, opportunistic …

November 25th, 2015 |  

City should reject eminent domain

The city of Mount Airy should indeed reject eminent domain abuse as a development tool (“Eminent domain issue sparks legal …

November 22nd, 2015 updated: November 22nd, 2015. |  

Biting the hand that feeds you

There’s an old adage of life that says “Never bite the hand that feeds you.” This especially applies to politics. …

November 22nd, 2015 |  

This election holds significance

To the Editor, This Tuesday (11/3) we vote for Mayor and city Commissioners. This election might be the most important …

November 1st, 2015 |  

Partisan politics have come to Mount Airy

To the Editor, Mount Airy City Council races are supposed to be non-partisan, but a look at this year’s election …

November 1st, 2015 |  

Former commissioner takes issue with redevelopment

To the Editor, Having served for 12 years on the Mount Airy Board of Commissioners and watching what this redevelopment …

November 1st, 2015 |  

Election could affect RDC, city spending

To the Editor, The city primary this Tuesday (10/6) is for two commissioner seats! The primary will narrow the field …

October 4th, 2015 |  

Reasons to vote for Trump?

To the Editor, Why should everyone vote for Trump? Many good reasons. For instance. The media hates him, and wants …

September 26th, 2015 |  

Taking issue with headline

To the Editor, You printed an excellent letter from Jane Tesh in the Letter to the Editor section of the …

September 26th, 2015 |  

Thanks offered for Senior Fun Day

To the Editor, On behalf of the YVEDDI Senior Centers of Surry County, I’d like to thank everyone who made …

September 26th, 2015 |  

Candidate’s sister takes issue with editorial

To the Editor, I am a subscriber to the Mount Airy News and read your paper regularly. I have followed …

September 25th, 2015 |  

Reader upset over dog tether law

To the Editor, Monday night, Sept. 21, I attended the Commissioners’ meeting in Dobson along with a number of concerned …

September 24th, 2015 |  

Overdoing the fireworks?

To the Editor, I’m not anti-fair. I appreciate that they come to Mount Airy and that young people and families …

September 18th, 2015 |  

Reader takes issue with cartoon

To the Editor, As a Christian and an American I strongly disagree with the cartoon featured on your Editorial page …

September 15th, 2015 |  

Reader takes issue with ‘murder’ label

To the Editor, When I read a column (Sept. 2, 2015) by your staff columnist using extremist language like “murder” …

September 11th, 2015 |  

Reader takes issue with photo

To the Editor, In Thursday’s News (Mount Airy News, Aug. 27), you posted a picture of the Virginia Shooting scene …

September 3rd, 2015 |  

Making school lunches healthy

To the Editor, With the new school year just started, parents’ attention is turning to school clothes, supplies, and lunches. …

September 3rd, 2015 |  

Reader critical of city attorney raise

To the Editor, One last word on the 66 percent for our city attorney. As I stated in an email …

August 29th, 2015 |  

Road work hard on residents

To the Editor, We live in a development off N. Holly Springs Rd. They took up both sides of road …

August 6th, 2015 |  

Resident believes more should run for office

To the Editor, I think more citizens would be interested in elected office if they knew more details. In November …

July 12th, 2015 |  

Motorist grateful for local help

To the Editor, I am happy for the opportunity to be able to say thank you to some local citizens, …

July 10th, 2015 |  


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