Mount Airy News- RSS OPINION Feed http://mtairynews.com/section/OPINION http://mtairynews.com/section/OPINION Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:21:25 EST 1800 Letter to the editor http://mtairynews.com/news/letters/50470402/Letter-to-the-editor To the editor: Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:15:08 EST Newspapers will not die http://mtairynews.com/news/editorial/50462875/Newspapers-will-not-die Forgive us if we're not willing to write an obituary for newspapers — and will even challenge those who would espouse the idea.Pundits and skeptics use clever connotations such as dinosaurs facing extinction. Thu, 9 Oct 2014 22:18:04 EST Time for Johnson to step down http://mtairynews.com/news/editorial/50345948/Time-for-Johnson-to-step-down The Mount Airy News this past week broke the story that Surry County Board of Commissioner Paul Johnson is being investigated by the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation over what appear to be alleged irregularities in expense requests he... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 01:55:05 EST County trying to kill interstate project? http://mtairynews.com/news/editorial-opinon/50303620/County-trying-to-kill-interstate-project The long-awaited, must-anticipated interstate water and sewer project appears to be near the brink of death — much to what we suspect is the secret delight of at least some Surry County officials. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 21:35:07 EST