Stokes superintendent apologizes for Friday’s early dismissal

Stokes superintendent apologizes for Friday’s early dismissal

Stokes County Superintendent Dr. Brad Rice shared an apology from his home in a six-minute Facebook video Friday night after a decision made to close ...

December 9th, 2017 |  


King Christmas parade draws large crowd

King Christmas parade draws large crowd

Perfect weather Saturday afternoon drew a large crowd to downtown King for the annual Christmas parade organized by the King Masonic Lodge #722. The p...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Christmas comes to Walnut Cove

Christmas comes to Walnut Cove

The Walnut Cove Small Town Main Street Committee and the Town of Walnut Cove hosted its second annual Santa’s Workshop on Friday evening with mu...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Danbury hosts afternoon of Christmas events

Danbury hosts afternoon of Christmas events

Children enjoyed time with Santa Claus inside Artist’s Way Creations on Sunday at Christmas in Danbury.Ken Bloom performs at The Arts Place of S...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Local businesses serve ESOM volunteers

Local businesses serve ESOM volunteers

Area businesses in Walnut Cove came together and served East Stokes Outreach Ministry volunteers at their annual volunteer appreciation luncheon held ...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Schiphof set to perform in Nutcracker performance

Schiphof set to perform in Nutcracker performance

Stokes County native Tara Lynne Schiphof landed a leading role as the Snow Queen in “The Nutcracker” performance by UNC School of the Arts...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Lawsonville Elementary to host Christmas concert

Lawsonville Elementary is gearing up to host a Christmas concert on Saturday, Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 per person and students will be admitted...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Give the gift of blood this holiday season

“Every two seconds someone needs blood. You never know when it may hit close to home and someone you love will need it,” said Lynn Wilkes,...

December 6th, 2017 |  


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...

December 5th, 2017 |  


4-H’ers showcase gingerbread houses

4-H’ers showcase gingerbread houses

On Monday, December 4 Stokes County 4-H’ers and their families gathered at the Stokes County Cooperative Extension Office for the annual Gingerb...

December 5th, 2017 |