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...

January 30th, 2016 |  


Even when guilty, still getting special treatment?

The saga of Paul Johnson’s case of stealing from the taxpayers of Surry County — while he was a sitting member of the county board of comm...

January 27th, 2016 |  


Commissioners make stand, now on to the real work

Thursday night was a shocking turn of events, when the Mount Airy Board of Commissioners voted to disband the city’s Redevelopment Commission.Sh...

January 24th, 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...

January 22nd, 2016 |  


RDC does as it pleases, without fear of consequences

In much of the everyday work world, if a boss gives those serving under her specific instructions, and those employees simply refuse to follow instruc...

January 20th, 2016 |  


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...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Involve students in fight vs. litter

Surry County Commissioner Eddie Harris has decided he’s had enough.Like most anyone who drives through Surry County, particularly along some of ...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Golding should do his job or give up the gavel

We’re not sure what’s going on lately, but it seems there’s a spate of instances where publicly elected officials have decided they ...

January 12th, 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...

January 8th, 2016 |  


Billboard dispute about more than scenery

On at least two occasions in recent months, the Surry County Board of Commissioners has addressed the issue of billboard proliferation in Surry County...

January 7th, 2016 |