County Manager steps down

Stokes County Manager Rick Morris recently announced he’ll be stepping down from the position effective Jan. 31, 2018.“I served as county ...

November 8th, 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...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Three R’s Banjo Workshop coming to The Arts Place of Stokes

Three R’s Banjo Workshop coming to The Arts Place of Stokes

Stokes County, North Carolina will be the center of the banjo universe this Saturday, Nov. 11 as The Arts Place of Stokes in Danbury hosts a workshop ...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Veteran’s Day Celebration scheduled for Nov. 11

Veteran’s Day Celebration scheduled for Nov. 11

The King American Legion Post 290 and Stokes County Arts Council will host a Veteran’s Day Celebration on Saturday, Nov. 11 at King Central Park...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Veterans Gratitude Week

The Veterans Yoga Project and The Yoga Room at Mickey & Co. will host an all-level community yoga class on Saturday, Nov. 11, at 1 p.m. at 206 S. ...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Chamber honors community leaders

Chamber honors community leaders

Chamber members throughout the county honored owners of Little Italy in King, Giuseppe and Pasquale Looz, last week as the King Chamber Business Leade...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Commissioners discuss recreation options in northern part of the county

County Commissioners are unanimously in favor of developing a task force to consider a recreation center in the northern part of the county.Commission...

November 7th, 2017 |  


City of King rolls out new website

City of King rolls out new website

The City of King recently unveiled a new revamped website which is expected to be more user friendly, aesthetically pleasing and useful to citizens an...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Stokes Early College scholarship numbers climbing

Stokes Early College scholarship numbers climbing

Stokes Early College High School seniors are off to a strong start and have already earned $2,177,988 in college scholarships.“This is a record ...

November 7th, 2017 |  


South Stokes Raffle RUSH

South Stokes Raffle RUSH

South Stokes is gearing up for their 2017 Fall Raffle RUSH. The school has 19 themed baskets featuring items donated by more than 75 businesses. There...

November 3rd, 2017 |