For many people going to a high school or family reunion is an event that happens every five years, but the reunion that Walnut Cove resident Jan Spencer went to in March was a little more special.
The Walnut Cove Board of Commissioners has approved a request from the North Carolina Geological Survey to drill a core sample on town property to asses the area's hydrocarbon potential.
Close to 500 people came out Thursday evening for the annual Farmer's Appreciation Day at South Stokes High School.
Stokes County Health Director Scott Lenhart has offered his resignation effective May 1.
The Board of Commissioners has unanimously agreed to a request by the U.S. Motto Action Committee to place the phrase “In God We Trust” on the exterior of the county courthouse.
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 answer and find out where in Stokes County this was shot. Amy Groves correctly identified last...
In their second shut out this week, the Lady Wildcats defeated South Stokes Monday night 3-0 improving their record 11-5-1 and 2-1 in the 2A WPAC. The Lady Sauras fell to 4-6, 1-2.
It's that time of year again. Farmers Markets around the county are gearing up for another successful season of fresh fruits, vegetables, and local artisan goods.
South Stokes finished in first place at Yadkin Country Club on April 9 with a score 154 and West finished third behind Forbush.
The North Carolina Senate was honored recently to have William Wesley Buffkin, a student at West Stokes High School, serve as a Page. He is the son of Scott and Amie Buffkin of King. William was sponsored by Senator Joyce Krawiec and appointed by the...
Russian artist Yelena Snovsky – now residing in New Jersey – is one of 26 artists exhibiting Plein Air paintings at Germanton Art Gallery this month. Each year, gallery owner David Simpson (right) invites artists from around the world to...
In 1974 President Richard Nixon created the first National Volunteer Week, since then the tradition has continued. During April 2015 across America organizations will celebrate and honor volunteers. According to the Bureau of Labor statistics more...
Rainbow trout have been introduced into the 12-acre lake at Hanging Rock State Park as part of a joint program between the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and the N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation.
Saturday, April 11 kicked off opening day for Little League around the county. In Walnut Cove Lane Frye fields the ball and throws it in. The Yankees, ages 4-6 years old get ready for their first t-ball game in King.
The Vikings track team is hosting a 5K Saturday, April 18 beginning at 9 a.m. at North Stokes to benefit freshman Crystal Gwyn who was critically injured in a car accident on March 17. Money raised will help offset her mounting medical...
On Monday West Stokes Alivia Daniels signed a letter of intent to play golf for Montreat College, making her the first female golfer to sign at her high school.
The Lady Wildcats took home top honors as NCHSAA 2A state champions last year, but it's a new season for the premier soccer program. After losing five offensive starters coach Chris Manley said his team is concentrating on creating more scoring...
South Stokes defeated Surry Central 3-0 in the Lady Eagles Western Piedmont 2A Conference soccer opener on Wednesday night.
A strong second inning spelled defeat for South Stokes as the Wildcats took a 5-2 conference win on Friday afternoon in Walnut Cove.
“We've been hitting the ball pretty well and I thought we would have come out here and been a little more aggressive,” said North Stokes coach Stephen Sauer.
PINNACLE — Horne Creek Living Historical Farm is increasing their educational offerings to include workshops on a wide array of historical crafts. The workshops provide an opportunity for people to experience art within an historical context,...
The proposed King 2015-16 budget, presented to the city council Monday night, calls for no tax increases and no supplemental funding from fund balance.
The inaugural Family, Friends, and Falls Waterfall Hike and Photography Challenge will take place on Saturday, April 18 at Hanging Rock State Park, 1790 Hanging Rock Park Road in Danbury.
Lovers of outdoor adventures have a new place to shop in King.