Things get spooky at Camp Saura

Things get spooky at Camp Saura

For many kids, summer camp means hiking, crafts, sing-alongs, swimming and roasting hot dogs over a campfire. In “The Ghost of Camp Saura,”...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Businesses rally around exceptional students program

Businesses rally around exceptional students program

Lowes Foods in King recently donated $2,000 towards the exceptional children’s (EC) program at West Stokes High School.“Lowes has been an ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Chamber hosts informative candidate forum

Chamber hosts informative candidate forum

City of King Councilmen Wesley Carter and Charles Allen faced challengers Steven Hewett and Ashley Turner to a crowd of around 75 at the Stokes Family...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Time running out to sign up for Christmas assistance

The Salvation Army is accepting applications for Christmas Assistance in Stokes County until October 31. There is still time for families in need to a...

October 18th, 2017 |  


2 unopposed for Council

2 unopposed for Council

When Danbury residents go to the polls on Nov. 7 they should have an easy choice selecting town council members.Incumbents Wendi Spraker and David Hos...

October 18th, 2017 |  


South Stokes Theatre presents Young Dracula and Halloween costume contest

South Stokes Theatre presents Young Dracula and Halloween costume contest

South Stokes High School Theatre will present the biting new comedy, Young Dracula, by Peter Holland for one-night only at SSHS Auditorium on Saturday...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Sheriff’s Office nabs seven

Sheriff’s Office nabs seven

Stokes County Sheriff’s Office served two search warrants on Oct. 10 resulting in seven arrests and the seizure of narcotics, methamphetamine an...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Wanted in Stokes

Wanted in Stokes

Stokes County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:John Mark Hendrick Jr., 30-years-old, whit...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Stokes News winner

Stokes News winner

Marie Alley of Rural Hall visited The Stokes News tent at KingFest on Saturday and won a $50 gift certificate to Town and Country Grille. She had the ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Francisco Farmfest a success

Francisco Farmfest a success

Despite a Saturday afternoon rain shower, organizers of the second annual Francisco Farmfest said the event was a success.“It really is wonderfu...

October 11th, 2017 |