National Alpaca Days at Perry Farm Alpacas

Just a little over an hour from Walnut Cove, in Hillsborough, down a gravel driveway protected by a woven fence is Perry Farm Alpacas. Owner Jennifer ...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Thank you

Dear Editor, the Walnut Cove Lions Club would like to thank the Town of Walnut Cove, Main Street Diner, our volunteers, and all the people who came ou...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Taxes, Rights, Solutions

Dear Editor, we just finished celebrating America’s Declaration of Independence, which materialized mainly from unjust taxes, knowing–the ...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Livestock News

Livestock News

Farming is a tough job by any measure. Hours are unpredictable, there is a lot of hard labor involved, and we are met with unpredictable challenges of...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Go Trump, go!

Dear Editor, I saw a letter in the June, 8, 2017 issue of this paper in which the writer asked if anyone shared their anger at President Trump pulling...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Fun sighting

What’s going on? Just when you think the world of politics can’t get any stranger, Lewis Carroll of King, N.C. and Doug Slate of Pilot Mou...

June 7th, 2017 |  


Agriculture News

Historically, tobacco has been the primary field crop in North Carolina’s northwest piedmont and that is still very true in Stokes County. Rolli...

June 6th, 2017 |  


Making memories

Dear Editor, it is June 8, 2017 and school is ending for another year. One little boy, let’s call him E.J., asked his Papa, “Will you pick...

June 6th, 2017 |  


Thank you

Dear Editor, Walnut Cove’s annual SpringFest was a huge success on Saturday, May 20. It was estimated that a few thousand people visited the dow...

May 31st, 2017 |  


The story behind the slogan

Dear Editor, in 2012 the former Stokes County Economic Director Alan Wood, (who holds a BS in business and marketing from UNC- Chapel Hill, and his IE...

May 29th, 2017 |