NEWS


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School bus involved in accident on Thursday afternoon
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Elected officials sworn in
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Snow blankets Stokes
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December 12th, 2017 |  


Army Band holiday concert scheduled for Saturday

Army Band holiday concert scheduled for Saturday

A musical Army invasion of Stokes County is set to take place this Saturday, December 16, as the Stokes County Arts Council will host the 208th Army B...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Stokes superintendent apologizes for Friday’s early dismissal

Stokes superintendent apologizes for Friday’s early dismissal

Stokes County Superintendent Dr. Brad Rice shared an apology from his home in a six-minute Facebook video Friday night after a decision made to close ...

December 9th, 2017 |  


King Christmas parade draws large crowd

King Christmas parade draws large crowd

Perfect weather Saturday afternoon drew a large crowd to downtown King for the annual Christmas parade organized by the King Masonic Lodge #722. The p...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Christmas comes to Walnut Cove

Christmas comes to Walnut Cove

The Walnut Cove Small Town Main Street Committee and the Town of Walnut Cove hosted its second annual Santa’s Workshop on Friday evening with mu...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Danbury hosts afternoon of Christmas events

Danbury hosts afternoon of Christmas events

Children enjoyed time with Santa Claus inside Artist’s Way Creations on Sunday at Christmas in Danbury.Ken Bloom performs at The Arts Place of S...

December 6th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Sauras dominate Eagles
All-County football named

All-County football named

Two of the three high schools in Stokes County welcomed two new head football coaches this past season. Mike Holmes was introduced as the Sauras coach...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Vikings keep winning streak alive

Vikings keep winning streak alive

North Stokes welcomed Millennium Charter School, a new high school in Mount Airy who is in their second year of playing basketball, to Danbury on Wedn...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Wildcat grapplers win first match

Wildcat grapplers win first match

West Stokes wrestling program is in a rebuilding year, due to lack of wrestlers and filling weight classes, but individually they are competitive as a...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Bowen leads Sauras in double overtime victory

Bowen leads Sauras in double overtime victory

Starmount and South Stokes didn’t disappoint a crowed gym on Tuesday, Dec. 4 when they tipped off an early season top ten matchup in basketball....

December 9th, 2017 |  


Riverview Results

Riverview Results

The winning team at the Riverview Senior Bunny Hop on Tue., Nov. 21, was (from L to R): Frank Rogers, Tommy Bray, Jerry Befort, Wayne Cardwell and Jer...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Stonewall Winners

Stonewall Winners

A tie developed in the Thursday morning Captain’s Choice Tournament at Stonewall Golf Course on November 30. Two teams scoring 9 under par manag...

December 5th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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The Garden Plot
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The Garden Plot
The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Today is the day of infamy (Pearl Harbor) - Seventy-six years ago today, the empire of Japan carried out a surprise attack on the Pacific fleet at Pea...

December 6th, 2017 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Searching for Natures Decorations – As November comes to an end, our thoughts turn to decorating for Christmas. A lot of decorations are as clos...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

The last of the Thanksgiving leftovers are at the edge of the woods. My woodland creatures are smiling. They like to celebrate too. Now, on to Christm...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Happy Thanksgiving Week! We are about to enter the time of year when each of us can look back and reflect on how really blessed we are. I love to reme...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Thanksgiving is an All–American Celebration - No other holiday is so very American as the Thanksgiving holiday. It was celebrated in America fir...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Francisco News

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King News
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Nancy Reynolds News
Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

You still have until Monday, December 18, to donate canned food, boxed foods and anything non-perishable for the Sandy Ridge Elementary 2017 Food Driv...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Loaves and Dishes: Entertaining during the holidays

Loaves and Dishes: Entertaining during the holidays

Let’s face it. When your 20 guests arrive for Christmas dinner, are they going to see the back of your disheveled head as you run from the room ...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Has everyone gotten their Christmas tree up yet? Mine is in the house, but at the moment, in the floor. Yep, at one point, it was tall, straight and b...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Nancy Reynolds News

Nancy Reynolds News

Lanny Martin was a patient at the Northern Surry Hospital in Mount Airy and was later transferred to the Baptist Hospital in Winston Salem. Please kee...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

The students of Sandy Ridge Elementary School will present a Christmas concert on Thursday, December 7 at 6:30 in the school’s gym. The 2017 Foo...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Thank you!

Dear Editor, the Walnut Cove Small Town Main Street Committee would like to thank everyone who helped make the annual Walnut Cove Christmas Tree-Light...

December 6th, 2017 |  


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