Government playing real estate agent

Government playing real estate agent

I’m a firm believer in the thought that government should remain as small as possible. At the federal level I want government to supply a battle...

September 16th, 2015 updated: September 16th, 2015. |  


City boards, MAD haveselves to blame for distrust

Recently members of the Mount Airy Redevelopment Commission, along with their apparent masters, Mount Airy Downtown Inc., made a bit of a hub-bub over...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Reader takes issue with cartoon

To the Editor,As a Christian and an American I strongly disagree with the cartoon featured on your Editorial page on September 11, 2015.The drawing de...

September 15th, 2015 |  


To the city of Mount Airy, property owners who granted easements, and every other individual and entity involved with the development of the city̵...

September 12th, 2015 |  


Greenways have been great gift to citizens

Greenways have been great gift to citizens

Longtime readers probably know that I am not a fan of government, which based on my observations tends to be overbearing and oppressive to citizens in...

September 12th, 2015 |  


You don’t need church to be saved, but the saved need the church

You don’t need church to be saved, but the saved need the church

There is an epidemic happening in this country today of people that are leaving the Church. Many are led astray by some false teaching or just choose ...

September 11th, 2015 |  


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...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Reader takes issue with ‘murder’ label

To the Editor,When I read a column (Sept. 2, 2015) by your staff columnist using extremist language like “murder” and “killing”...

September 11th, 2015 |  


It’s September and that ribbon is gold

It’s September and that ribbon is gold

The person who first decided to designate a specific color of ribbon to a specific disease or cause made one serious error. There are way more disease...

September 11th, 2015 |  


My wild idea for jobs creation

A friend posed a question at a dinner: if you were president, what would you do to make a difference.My first reaction was, “Can we make a diffe...

September 10th, 2015 |