NEWS


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Annual Fall Bulb sale

The Stokes Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association would like to remind gardeners (or would-be gardeners!) that it is having the annual fall b...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Truck driver orientation to begin at SCC

Surry Community College will be starting a new session of classes for people wanting to start a career in truck driving. Orientation will be held Sept...

September 20th, 2017 |  


School performance grades released

School performance grades released

The State Board of Education released data for the 2016-2017 school year and once again Stokes County Schools had the distinction of being in the top ...

September 15th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Forsyth Technical Community College hosts journalist

Forsyth Technical Community College hosts journalist

Forsyth Technical Community College will host a Pulitzer Center grantee journalist, Bridget Huber on Thursday, Sept. 14 at 11 a.m. in the Oak Grove Au...

September 13th, 2017 |  


West Stokes club takes a stand at Fed Up Rally

West Stokes club takes a stand at Fed Up Rally

The Random Acts of Kindness Club at West Stokes High School voiced their concerns over the mounting opioid issue at a Fed Up Rally in Raleigh on Aug. ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Stokes Stomp celebrates 43rd year

Stokes Stomp celebrates 43rd year

North Stokes band marches in Saturday’s parade.The popular Dan River Duck Race took place on Sunday.Fulp’s Wrecker Service participated in...

September 13th, 2017 updated: September 13th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Tennis Roundup
Sauras finish second at Hemlock

Sauras finish second at Hemlock

North Stokes hosted the 1A Northwest Conference meet on Tuesday with South Stokes, East Surry, and Mount Airy at Hemlock Golf Course in Walnut Cove. M...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Sauras and Wildcats battle to a tie

Sauras and Wildcats battle to a tie

South and West Stokes battled to a 2-2 tie in King on Monday after the Wildcats won earlier in the season 4-0 in Walnut Cove.“We have been pract...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Riverview Results

Riverview Results

At the Riverview Senior Bunny Hop on Tues., Sept. 19, the winning team was (from L to R): Alonzo Flinchum, Harvey Young, Eric Cooke and Jackie Tuttle....

September 20th, 2017 |  


North Stokes celebrates Homecoming

North Stokes celebrates Homecoming

Winners of the North Stokes homecoming court Sarah McBride, Queen; Rachel Martin, Miss Congeniality; and Heavon Ratcliff, Princess. .neFileBlock { ma...

September 20th, 2017 |  


North Stokes recognizes track state champions

North Stokes recognizes track state champions

North Stokes recognized the 2017 1A girl’s state championship team along with individual state winners at Friday night’s football game. Ea...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Chestnut Grove baseball finishes undefeated

Chestnut Grove baseball finishes undefeated

Chestnut Grove baseball finished their season 15-0 and won the Foothills Middle School Conference. Team members are: Front row (seated) Jake Smith, Br...

September 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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The Garden Plot
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Harbingers or coincidence?
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The Garden Plot
The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

As we move into the month of September, the county fairs begin moving across the fairgrounds in most North Carolina counties and will climax with the ...

September 5th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Continued prayers for the people in Texas and Louisiana. Lord knows when their life will return to any kind of “normal” again. And now we ...

September 5th, 2017 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

The garden and autumn is more fun, less work: There are many reasons why gardening is more fun and less work in the season of autumn. The less humid t...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Be a difference-maker

Be a difference-maker

You know, a body could get to feeling pretty disheartened during these troubled days in our nation. There are those on the far right and far left who ...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Prayers for the people of Texas. I could not imagine the devastation that Hurricane Harvey has caused and continues to do so. It will take years to ge...

August 29th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Loaves and Dishes
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Sandy Ridge News
King News

King News

The Stokes County Historical Society will proudly host “The History of the Masonic Lodge: Focusing on Stokes County” presented by Sir Knig...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Nancy Reynolds News

Nancy Reynolds News

Sympathy is extended to the families of Randy Roberts and Bunny Inman Bobbitt who passed away last week.There will be a gospel singing at Eldora Rurit...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Love these cool, fall mornings! I have noticed a few changes in the colors of the leaves. Here in God’s country, we are blessed to have the Blue...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Thank you

Thank you

Dear Editor, I am writing this from the bottom of my heart. If you are looking for a place for your loved one, Universal Healthcare in King is a wonde...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

Thanks to everyone who came out for the bluegrass music at the community building. Sandy Ridge Music Association appreciates your support. Thanks to J...

September 13th, 2017 |  


King News

King News

The 67th Stokes County Agricultural Fair will be September 12-16 at the American Legion Fairgrounds, 436 South Main Street, King. Daily Admission &...

September 13th, 2017 |