NEWS


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Snow falling in Stokes
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Arrests in Stokes
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Stokes County Humane Society sees influx of pet surrenders and castoffs

Stokes County Humane Society sees influx of pet surrenders and castoffs

Stokes County Humane Society (SCHS) has rescued 25 puppies since Christmas and the numbers and phone calls continue to come in.“We have more req...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Operation Winter Freeze a success

Operation Winter Freeze a success

The Special Investigations Division of the Sheriff’s Office kicked off Operation Winter Freeze on January 5, a result of several months of under...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Operation Winter Freeze a success

Operation Winter Freeze a success

The Special Investigations Division of the Sheriff’s Office kicked off Operation Winter Freeze on January 5, a result of several months of under...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Arrest made on Main Street, King

Arrest made on Main Street, King

King Police arrested 38-year-old Adrian Guy Raker on Wednesday morning after conducting a felony vehicle stop at Dalton and Main Street around 7:30 a....

January 11th, 2018 |  


Dan Whittaker and Glen Fleming featured in the Apple Gallery

Dan Whittaker and Glen Fleming featured in the Apple Gallery

The Stokes County Arts Council presents a joint exhibition by Dan Whittaker and Glen Fleming in The Apple Gallery for the month of January, 2018. Dan ...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Armijo receives $350,000 grant

Armijo receives $350,000 grant

Stokes County native Caroline Armijo recently received a $350,000 grant from ArtPlace America to create art installations and provide public programmi...

January 10th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Wildcats overpower Sauras
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Saura grapplers pin Vikings
Wildcat swimmers find success

Wildcat swimmers find success

West Stokes swim teams welcomed Western Athletic Piedmont newcomer Atkins Camels to the Stokes YMCA in King on Friday night as the Wildcats celebrated...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Vikings give up lead in fourth quarter

Vikings give up lead in fourth quarter

North Stokes dropped their third consecutive game on Friday when they welcomed Northwest Conference foe East Surry to Danbury. Both teams battled thro...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Riverview Results

Riverview Results

At the Riverview Senior Bunny Hop on Tues., Jan. 9, the winning team was (from L to R): Lee Kiser, Tommy Bray, Dallas “Wahoo” Cromer and B...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Stokes County Sports Brief

Stokes County Sports Brief

ScoresJan. 1 – MondayNothing ScheduledJan. 2 – TuesdayNorth Stokes Basketball @ Bishop McGuinness: Var. Boys Lost 68-40; Var. Girls Lost 4...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Sauras host annual Rick Williams Duals

Sauras host annual Rick Williams Duals

Each year South Stokes hosts the Rick Williams Dual Tournament in honor of their former wrestling coach. This year seven teams participated in dual ma...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Trojans begin a new era

Trojans begin a new era

Chestnut Grove Middle School has stepped into new waters with the addition of a boys and girls swim team this year. Both are off to a memorable start ...

January 8th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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The Garden Plot
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The Garden Plot

Francisco News

The warmer temperatures this week prove there is light at the end of the tunnel. I never thought of 33 degrees feeling good, but after 6 degrees in th...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Francisco News

Happy New Year! To say that it’s cold is a bit of an understatement. But it’s January and this too shall pass. We will think about this wh...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


The Old Paths: Ringin’ in the New Year!

The Old Paths: Ringin’ in the New Year!

In 1969, Johnny Mathis had a holiday hit with “What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?” For years, I have heard Mathis woo his crush with...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Celebrating the day I have Epiphany – Saturday, January 6, 2018 will be the day of epiphany. As the day of epiphany arrives, with it Christmas f...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Winter travels through its first week – The season of winter has traveled through its first week and already we have gained seven minutes of day...

December 27th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Stokes County 4-H News
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King News

King News

Trust in the Lord with all thine heart, and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct thy path.Mr. D...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Francisco News

Cold weather got you down? Enroll in the Master Gardeners’ Class offered by the Stokes and Surry County Extension offices. New classes will begi...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Nancy Reynolds News

Nancy Reynolds News

Homer Hicks is now at home.Helen Nelson is a patient at the University Health Care in King, NC.Claude Williamson is now at home after a stay in the Du...

January 17th, 2018 |  


The Old Paths: Bigger than you think

The Old Paths: Bigger than you think

The atmosphere has shifted in Walnut Cove.I’ve felt it for a while, and we talk about it often in our prayer group at church. But now others are...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

The stew to benefit Sandy Ridge Community Center was a huge success. I spoke with Lena Priddy and she said they had so many pre-orders for stew that t...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Francisco News

The warmer temperatures this week prove there is light at the end of the tunnel. I never thought of 33 degrees feeling good, but after 6 degrees in th...

January 10th, 2018 |  


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