NEWS


3:15 am |    
Do you know where this is?
3:35 pm |    
County honors veterans
NC State Fair Livestock Judging and Skillathon

NC State Fair Livestock Judging and Skillathon

The Forsyth/Stokes 4-H Livestock Team competed in the NC State Fair competition in Raleigh, October 28-29, 2017. Youth competed in the livestock judgi...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Stokes Early College service organizations to host Rolling for Rohingya

Multiple service organizations from Stokes Early College are bonding together to host a fundraiser to assist the victims of the genocide in Burma, i.e...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Wanted in Stokes

Wanted in Stokes

Stokes County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:Annalisa Nicole Gardner, 23-years-old, whi...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Sandy Ridge Ruritans host Veterans Appreciation Meal

Sandy Ridge Ruritans host Veterans Appreciation Meal

The 10th annual Sandy Ridge Ruritan Veterans Appreciation Meal and program was held Sunday, November 5. Sandy Ridge Cub Scout Pack and Boy Scout Troop...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Lawsonville Ruritans present dictionaries

Lawsonville Ruritans present dictionaries

The Lawsonville Ruritan Club recently presented dictionaries to the third graders at Lawsonville Elementary School. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20p...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Stokes Soup in a Bowl this weekend

Stokes Soup in a Bowl this weekend

The 3rd annual Stokes Soup in a Bowl is set for Saturday, Nov. 18 at Hanging Rock State Park, where attendees will enjoy homemade soup and take home a...

November 13th, 2017 updated: November 15th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


3:17 pm |    
Wildcats season ends
3:00 am |    
Riverview Results

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. |  


Surry’s Thomas named Region X Player of Year

Surry’s Thomas named Region X Player of Year

Moving back to her natural position of outside hitter paid huge dividends in 2017 for Anika Thomas and Surry Community College’s volleyball team...

November 13th, 2017 |  


2017 All-County golf team announced

2017 All-County golf team announced

For the first time in the history of women’s golf in Stokes County, all three high schools were able to fill a team and be competitive for a con...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Wildcats advance in playoffs

Wildcats advance in playoffs

West Stokes traveled to Bunn on Friday night to face the hometown Wildcats in the first round of the state 2AA NCHSAA playoffs. Both teams fought free...

November 13th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE


LIFE


3:00 am |    
The Garden Plot
1:30 am |    
The Garden Plot

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 |  


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 |  


Francisco News

Last Sunday afternoon, I was blessed to be invited to participate in a meeting with some of the volunteers of the Northern Stokes Food Pantry located ...

November 1st, 2017 |  


The Old Paths: Hunter’s Light

The Old Paths: Hunter’s Light

My family loves meteor showers. We’ve been known to lie on blankets in empty parking lots in Danbury in the wee hours of the morning to have a b...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Can you believe that October is almost gone? Is it me or is the time just flying by? It seems that when a month just gets going good, it’s time ...

October 25th, 2017 |  


OPINION


4:00 am |    

Francisco News

3:00 am |    
Nancy Reynolds News
2:00 am |    
Sandy Ridge News
Cooperative Extension News

Cooperative Extension News

This Thanksgiving I am very thankful for the youth that we are blessed with in our county. I think that we often look to younger generations with a pe...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Cooperative Extension News

Cooperative Extension News

This Thanksgiving I am very thankful for the youth that we are blessed with in our county. I think that we often look to younger generations with a pe...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Loaves and Dishes

Loaves and Dishes

It occurs to me that in just two weeks when we consider our gratitudes, elastic waistbands might top the list. A comedian I heard said, “The mea...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Photo Search

I am doing a collection of “Line Drawings” of buildings and structures in and around Stokes County. I’m currently trying to find pho...

November 8th, 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 |  


Games & Puzzles