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Chamber hosts informative candidate forum

Chamber hosts informative candidate forum

City of King Councilmen Wesley Carter and Charles Allen faced challengers Steven Hewett and Ashley Turner to a crowd of around 75 at the Stokes Family...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Time running out to sign up for Christmas assistance

The Salvation Army is accepting applications for Christmas Assistance in Stokes County until October 31. There is still time for families in need to a...

October 18th, 2017 |  


2 unopposed for Council

2 unopposed for Council

When Danbury residents go to the polls on Nov. 7 they should have an easy choice selecting town council members.Incumbents Wendi Spraker and David Hos...

October 18th, 2017 |  


South Stokes Theatre presents Young Dracula and Halloween costume contest

South Stokes Theatre presents Young Dracula and Halloween costume contest

South Stokes High School Theatre will present the biting new comedy, Young Dracula, by Peter Holland for one-night only at SSHS Auditorium on Saturday...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Sheriff’s Office nabs seven

Sheriff’s Office nabs seven

Stokes County Sheriff’s Office served two search warrants on Oct. 10 resulting in seven arrests and the seizure of narcotics, methamphetamine an...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Wanted in Stokes

Wanted in Stokes

Stokes County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:John Mark Hendrick Jr., 30-years-old, whit...

October 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Fenner qualifies for state championship

Fenner qualifies for state championship

South Stokes Rachel Fenner is the only lady golfer from Stokes County to qualify for the 1A/2A state golf championships with a score of 87 at Cedarbro...

October 18th, 2017 updated: October 20th, 2017. |  


Wildcats compete in cross country meet

Wildcats compete in cross country meet

West Stokes ran in the Western Piedmont Athletic Cross Country meet at Fisher River Park in Dobson on Tuesday. The boy’s team finished higher th...

October 18th, 2017 |  


North, South shutout on Friday night

North, South shutout on Friday night

North and South Stokes dropped their Northwest 1A Conference football games on Friday night, with both teams failing to score in their eighth game of ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Riverview Results

Riverview Results

On Thurs., Oct. 12 at the Riverview Senior Bunny Hop, the winning team was (from L to R): Tommy Mabe, Jud Burns, Bob Totin and Ira Bray. Closest to th...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Wildcats win on homecoming, remain undefeated in WPAC

Wildcats win on homecoming, remain undefeated in WPAC

West Stokes defense forced six interceptions against Atkins and cruised to a 48-7 win on Friday night at the Wildcats 19th annual homecoming game.R...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Stonewall Winners

Stonewall Winners

Pictured are team winners of the weekly, 9 hole Captain’s Choice Tournament held at Stonewall Golf Course on October 12. L to R: Kris Kiser, Jef...

October 17th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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The Old Paths: The Wright way
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The Garden Plot
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The Garden Plot
The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Plotting against cold weather pests - As the days get shorter and colder, insect pests will be trying to find winter quarters in your home. Prevent th...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

The weather is supposed to be beautiful for our Second Annual Francisco Farmfest to be held Saturday, October 7. Members of the Our Communities Group ...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Fall is officially here! I love it! With the arrival of the cooler season, the festivities and activities abound. My family and I attended the Patrick...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Our nation’s consecration

Our nation’s consecration

I don’t get any royalties from Rabbi Jonathan Cahn’s book “The Harbinger” which I wrote about in my last column. In fact, I ha...

September 27th, 2017 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Still plenty of weeds even in late September - We do believe weeds are a year-round problem and there are still some thriving in the garden of late Se...

September 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Francisco News

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Loaves and Dishes

Loaves and Dishes

They say that if your dreams don’t scare you, they aren’t big enough. What about dreams where the cooking accident is so huge that it weld...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

Riverside Baptist Church is having a Fish Fry on Saturday, October 21 at The American Legion from 2 to 6 pm. For $8.00/plate you’ll get catfish,...

October 18th, 2017 |  


King News

King News

Kingswood United Methodist Bazaar on Nov. 18, Sat 8 a.m. at 6840 University Pkwy in Rural Hall.The King Moravian Church Women’s Fellowship Bazaa...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Scouting opportunities in Stokes

Dear Editor, this is an open letter to home school parents of boys between 6 and 18. The Hanging Rock District (Stokes County) would like to invite yo...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Thank you on behalf of Stokes Co. Guardian ad Litem

Dear Editor, I want to extend a heartfelt thank you to The Stokes News staff for graciously and consistently being a local support for the Stokes Co. ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Nancy Reynolds News

Nancy Reynolds News

Dexter Sams is a patient at the Forsyth Memorial Hospital with kidney problems.Rodney Durham is a patient at the hospital with heart problems.Barbara ...

October 11th, 2017 |