Aggressive enforcement of laws might stop most littering

Last week some local officials gathered to discuss an issue that desperately needs to be addressed, yet is one that should never have to be addressed....

May 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, via Twitter, or on our website, mt...

April 22nd, 2016 |  


Examine the message, don’t shoot the messenger

Recently a bit of a storm blew up over some comments made by Economic Development Partnership President Todd Tucker.He was speaking with the Surry Cou...

April 17th, 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, via Twitter, or on our website, mt...

April 15th, 2016 |  


Spencer’s project on the right path

The Mount Airy Board of Commissioners took a significant step forward in getting the redevelopment of the former Spencer’s property on track, wh...

April 14th, 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, via Twitter, or on our website, mt...

April 9th, 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, via Twitter, or on our website, mt...

April 1st, 2016 |  


Hard to justify a city fee to hospital patients

Recently Mount Airy Commissioner Jon Cawley voiced the idea of Northern Hospital of Surry County adding a surcharge to patient bills as a means for th...

March 31st, 2016 |  


Shocking law goes far beyond bathroom protections

We have remained largely silent on last week’s General Assembly meeting, and passage of what some are calling an anti-LGBT protection bill, beca...

March 30th, 2016 |  


Surry candidates have a lesson for us all

The campaigns have been waged, the ballots counted, and now the statewide and national candidates move on, trying to take their delegates, or their re...

March 17th, 2016 |