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 |  


Reader: Litter major problem

To the Editor,A headline in The Mount Airy News dated January 6, 2016 caught my attention. Finally someone in Surry County wants to address the litter...

March 5th, 2016 |  


Reader defends News writer

In response to Mr. J Fred Norman’s letter from Cary, (“Taking issue with column,” Tuesday, Feb. 23, Mount Airy News): Sir, I respect...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Taking issue with column

To the Editor,In his column dated February 20, 2016, titled “Pope should put own house in order,” Mr. Joyce has so many facts wrong that i...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


City board took first step toward healing city

The vote to disband the Redevelopment Commission was a glorious victory for some; but for others, it was a crushing defeat. The Redevelopment Commissi...

January 29th, 2016 |