Miss Joyce Dance names annual Reading Queen

Miss Joyce Dance names annual Reading Queen

Miss Joyce’s Dance Studio held their annual “A Dancer Reads” contest from Sept. 11 through Oct. 14. The event, which has been going ...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Ana Sapp to be featured at the Jayebird Gallery in Hanging Rock State Park Visitor’s Center

Ana Sapp to be featured at the Jayebird Gallery in Hanging Rock State Park Visitor’s Center

Ana Sapp, a senior at Salem Academy, spent her early years in nature.“We lived on a Stokes County watershed, where we’d regularly see egre...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


4-H learns county history

4-H learns county history

At the October meeting of the School Skippers 4-H Club, local historian Steve Shelton of Danbury taught a program on the history of the old iron furna...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Transformation Traveling Photography Exhibit open to public

The 2017 “Transformation” Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the Boonville Public Library d...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Fire District receives new rating after inspection

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner and State Fire Marshal Mike Causey announced on Thursday, October 26 that the City of King’s fire district...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Elections set for Nov. 7

On Election Day, November 7, the polls in all three municipalities will be open from 6:30 a.m. until 7:30 p.m.Individuals must reside and be registere...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Stokes joins barn quilt trail movement

Stokes joins barn quilt trail movement

Lauren Byron is hoping to make Stokes County even more attractive to local visitors one barn quilt at a time.When she moved her small business of pain...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Halloween fun for all

Halloween fun for all

Trick-or-treaters throughout the county took to the streets on Tuesday evening to fill their bags with candy. Both King and Walnut Cove hosted safe, f...

November 1st, 2017 |  


3 run unopposed in Walnut Cove

3 run unopposed in Walnut Cove

Walnut Cove residents should have an easy decision at the polls on Nov. 7 in selecting town commissioners and a new mayor.Charles Byron is running uno...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Wanted in Stokes

Wanted in Stokes

Stokes County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of the following individuals:George Webster, 51-years-old, black male, ...

November 1st, 2017 |