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Posts published in “Letters”

Thumbs up for festival, down for commissioner

To the Editor, A huge thumbs up to the scores of city employees who contributed to the resounding success of this year’s Autumn Leaves Festival,…

Reader: A truly toxic commissioner?

To the Editor, Holy moley, can there be a city commissioner more toxic, arrogant and just plain disrespectful of citizens than Steve Yokeley? I attended…

What’s wrong with downtown upgrades?

To the Editor, I would like to say first that I am a lifelong Mount Airy resident born in Mount Airy. I am writing because…

Mayor’s office: MIA

To the Editor, As the historically significant Main Oak Building began to crumble and its top floor be professionally disassembled and removed, there was no…

Reader: America needs to repent

To the Editor, Calm down America. You can still kill your babies. The whole issue is just going to state authority instead of federal. But…

Proud to be a Mount Airyian

To the Editor, The Mount Airy News’ Tom Joyce nailed it in July 5 edition of the paper. He states “Despite what’s occurring elsewhere in…

Blame Hollywood, not guns

To the Editor, There’s been another school shooting, which Mr. Biden and the left will blame on guns. But America has always had lots of…

Welfare for downtown biz owners?

To the Editor, Fire prevention is a worthwhile endeavor; and maintaining a top-notch fire department like we have in Mount Airy is a necessary and…