Carolina Corona featured in the Jayebird Gallery at Hanging Rock State Park

Carolina Corona featured in the Jayebird Gallery at Hanging Rock State Park

The Stokes County Arts Council presents Carolina Corona in the Jayebird Gallery at Hanging Rock State Park for the months of January and February, 201...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Snow falling in Stokes

Snow falling in Stokes

Stokes County EMS Director Brian Booe urged citizens to stay at home if possible until crews get the roads clear.“We have approximately two inch...

January 17th, 2018 updated: January 17th, 2018. |  


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembered

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembered

People filed into Rising Star Baptist Church on Monday morning to honor the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. after walking in the annual march th...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Do you know where this is?

Do you know where this is?

Tell us your name and where you think this picture was taken on thestokesnews.com. Check this space next week to see who sent in the first correct ans...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Arrests in Stokes

Arrests in Stokes

ArrestsDwight Rodney Adams, Jr. of 1017 Fain Road in Westfield was charged with failure to appear on Dec. 12.Tyler Keith Edwards of 1030 Oxford Lane i...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Wanted in Stokes

Wanted in Stokes

Stokes County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:Alison Evans Willard, 38-years-old, brown ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Thank you, Stokes County School Board!

Thank you, Stokes County School Board!

January is School Board Recognition Month and Lawsonville Elementary School showed their appreciation to school board members Jamie Yontz, Sonya Cox, ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Local man wins $1 million dollar lottery

Eddie Nations of King has been holding in a secret since January 5 and this week he shared it after the N.C. Education Lottery officially announced he...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Filmmaker continues research on Hairston documentary

Filmmaker continues research on Hairston documentary

New York filmmaker and Emmy-nominated editor Princess Hairston spent time in Stokes County over the weekend to continue research for her feature-lengt...

January 16th, 2018 |  


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 |