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 |  


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 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Checking the rosebushes in the dead of winter – As we move further into the winner, the roses can use a little tender loving care. A fresh layer...

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 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Begin the new year by checking out the Christmas cactus – The four Christmas cactus have bloomed in the living room where they have been winteri...

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 |  


Francisco News

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! I love driving around at night to see all the Christmas lights. I was blessed to be invited to the ...

December 20th, 2017 |