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Blurring black and white

Last week the Surry County director of health and nutrition sent a letter, meant as an informational piece, to Surry County Commissioners.Samantha Ang...

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 29th, 2015. |  


Boy Scout change creates debate

From The Charlotte ObserverThe Boy Scouts of America stood poised late Monday to end a ban on openly gay den leaders, scoutmasters and camp counselors...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Thumbs Up

To Angela Shur of Miss Angel’s Heavenly Pies for devoting time, energy, and resources to what is becoming a wildly successful fundraiser for the...

July 25th, 2015 |  


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...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Nearly full slate of candidates to greet city voters

When the dust finally settled as the candidate filing period ended on Friday, Mount Airy residents found themselves with something they haven’t ...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Thumbs Up…

To the Mount Airy Police Department for its involvement with the city schools’ summer feeding program.The program is one in which the city schoo...

July 18th, 2015 |  


City race has roomfor more candidates

Friday is the final day for candidates wishing to run for the post of mayor or several city commissioner seats to file to do so.Thus far, incumbents J...

July 15th, 2015 |  


Thumbs Up

To the Mount Airy Downtown Business Association, the VFW, Rotary clubs and other local groups involved with putting on the city’s July 4 parade,...

July 11th, 2015 |  


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...

July 10th, 2015 |  


Tough times ahead for scooters

A new law went into effect this month concerning the use of mopeds and scooters.I applaud the change, but I worry that this is just the first step tow...

July 9th, 2015 |