City resident: Commissioner should look at self

To the EditorI am writing in regards to your article regarding commissioner chastises board (Yokeley chastises fellow board member, Mount Airy News, J...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Mayor doesn’t like headline

To the Editor,Recognizing how important the truth is, I take exception to the headline in the Tuesday edition of the Mount Airy News. Sowers Construct...

June 17th, 2017 |  


Former mayor thankful to those who give

To the EditorI want to commend Michael Brannock, CFO of Workforce Unlimited, who was recognized as a top fundraiser for the National Leukemia and Lymp...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Reader: City needs to control spending

The City Board of Commissioners (Bde.) is in the process of approving our next budget ( 7/1/17 to 6/30/18). For those who pay attention it is an educa...

June 7th, 2017 |  


Reader takes issue with column

I am writing in reference to a column that appeared in your online edition on May 13 entitled ¨Hey, Mexico, Turnabout is Fair Play¨ by Tom J...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Reader: No problem with illegal immigrants

To the Editor,First, as one of those Americans, ‘who refuse to grasp, or are incapable of grasping, the harm illegal immigrants causes’, I...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Writer: Give officers raises, hire marketing director

To the Editor,After reading several newspaper accounts of recent meetings of the Mount Airy Board of Commissioners, I am surprised by the commissioner...

May 7th, 2017 |  


Foxx wants to ‘set the record straight’

To the Editor,It’s a shame the Mount Airy News did not contact me before running their editorial “Foxx proposal a big step toward genetic ...

April 2nd, 2017 |  


Reader takes exception to column

To the Editor,It is with tired disappointment that I type this message, a response to Jeff Linville’s so-called opinion piece titled “Wher...

March 26th, 2017 |  


To the Editor,I am not one who normally writes to the editor. But after reading the Wednesday, Feb. 15 Mount Airy News, I just could not sit silent an...

February 28th, 2017 |