NEWS


Sheriff offers tips for safe shopping during the holiday season

Sheriff offers tips for safe shopping during the holiday season

“The holiday season is right around the corner and shoppers are crowding malls and discount stores to buy the latest gadgets and find the best d...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Pine Hall Community Campus open

Pine Hall Community Campus open

The Pine Hall Community Campus located at 6853 US 311 in Pine Hall is now available for usage. The facility and multi-purpose area is intended for var...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Health and wellness center closer to becoming a reality in Walnut Cove

Walnut Cove Board of Commissioners voted unanimously in favor to add a text amendment to the zoning code which would allow a conditional use for a hea...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Greenwood selected as new town manager

Greenwood selected as new town manager

Kim Greenwood accepted the position of Walnut Cove’s new town manager on Tuesday after serving in the interim position since August.“IR...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Father and son win on election night

Residents of Walnut Cove may have wondered what exactly happened on November 7 when election results came rolling in. Current commissioner Charles Mit...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Do you know where this is?

Do you know where this is?

Tell us your name and where you think this picture was taken on thestokesnews.com. Check this space next week to see who sent in the first correct ans...

November 15th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Weekly Sports Brief
Delcamp signs with Catawba Valley

Delcamp signs with Catawba Valley

West Stokes senior Rachel Delcamp made a decision to extend her volleyball career when she signed her national letter of intent to play for the Catawb...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Wildcats season ends

Wildcats season ends

West Stokes football has been to the second round of the state playoffs seven out of the last nine years including a 2AA NCHSAA State Championship in ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Riverview Results

Riverview Results

At the Riverview Senior Bunny Hop on Tues., Nov. 14, the winning team was (from L to R): Clyde Hall, Grady Throckmorton, Tommy Bray and Bill Pate. Clo...

November 15th, 2017 |  


SCC Athletic Club hosts bingo fundraiser Nov. 17

The Surry Community College Knights Athletic Club will hold its 9th annual bingo event on Friday, November 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the college gym. The eve...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Helms signs with Winston-Salem State

Helms signs with Winston-Salem State

North Stokes pitcher and second baseman Layton Helms signed to play baseball for Winston-Salem State University on Tuesday.“It’s a great o...

November 14th, 2017 updated: November 14th, 2017. |  


Parker commits to Appalachian State

Parker commits to Appalachian State

West Stokes Mackenzie Parker committed to play softball for Appalachian State University before her sophomore year of high school, but on Wednesday sh...

November 14th, 2017 updated: November 14th, 2017. |  


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LIFE


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The Garden Plot
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The Garden Plot

Francisco News

It’s countdown time now till the holidays. With Thanksgiving here and Christmas just around the corner, I’m wondering where the time went....

November 15th, 2017 |  


The Old Paths: Votes and Veterans

The Old Paths: Votes and Veterans

November is always a key month in our nation. Not only does it bring us Election Day, but also Veterans Day and Thanksgiving—holidays very speci...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

We welcome November! Some of the fall leaves are just gorgeous! I was at a customer’s house the other day, and she had a gingko tree. Never hear...

November 8th, 2017 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Enjoying calm and splendor of November – Even though Black Friday and the beginning of the Christmas rush is two weeks away, don’t be hind...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Stokes County 4-H News

Stokes County 4-H News

4-H, standing for Head, Heart, Hands and Health, is the nation’s largest positive youth development and youth mentoring organization, empowering...

November 1st, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Why pardon a turkey?

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Small Business Saturday

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Francisco News

Nancy Reynolds News

Nancy Reynolds News

Alvin Sams is a patient in the Baptist Hospital.Sympathy is extended to the family of Kim Hall who passed away from cancer on Monday, Nov. 13thSympath...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

There will be a benefit for Robert Hodge on Saturday, November 25 from 5 – 9 pm at Sandy Ridge Community Center. A hot dog meal will be served f...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


The Old Paths: ’Tis the season—of Thanksgiving

The Old Paths: ’Tis the season—of Thanksgiving

’Tis the season of orange and gold! Close on its heels is the season of red and green, although many have already exchanged their autumn/Thanksg...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

It’s countdown time now till the holidays. With Thanksgiving here and Christmas just around the corner, I’m wondering where the time went....

November 15th, 2017 |  


Nancy Reynolds News

Nancy Reynolds News

The Rock House Ruritan Club are collecting Toys for Tots at their turkey shoots.Dexter Sams is now at home after receiving cancer treatments. Please c...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

NE Stokes Fire Dept. will have stew for sale on Saturday, November 18. Stew will be ready at 11 am for $6.00/qt. To order in advance, call 871-2334.Th...

November 15th, 2017 |  


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