Judy Cox of the Lawsonville Ruritan Club was selected Ruritan Piedmont District 31Club Secretary of the Year for 2014. Cox has served as Lawsonville Ruritan Club secretary for several years and was nominated by her zone governor. Cox was selected the...
The town of Walnut Cove took swift action last week after learning of a grant opportunity that could help lay the ground work to transform the downtown area.
North Stokes defeated South in overtime 56-52 on Dec. 9.“We played good team ball and looked out for each other. I was pleased with the way our kids battled,” said Vikings coach David Anderson.
The Rock House Ruritans would like to thank those who attended the breakfast and the turkey shoot Saturday night. We appreciate your support.
Oak Ridge Baptist Church will be having their annual Christmas supper and service Saturday night Dec. 20 at 6 p.m. everyone will be welcome.Sympathy is extended to the family of Robert Newsom who died last week at his home.
Our thoughts and prayers are extended to the families of deceased love ones: Dr. William Francis “Frank” Fowler, July 12, 1927 - December 7, 2014. Linda Lea Clapp, October 30, 1953 – December 10, 2014; Tanner Colby Wilson, February...
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Jackson Stover, a sixth grade student at Chestnut Grove Middle Schoo,is performing in Twin City Stage's production of Macy's Yes Virginia The Musical.
Expanding the county jail could create some significant new revenue for Stokes County, according to a new analysis by county leaders.
Daniel Elisha Haynes, Sr., 89, of Stoneville, was killed in a two car collision near Priddy's General Store on Dec. 9, according to the N.C. Highway Patrol.
A Rural Hall man who had been charged with the sexual molestation of a 10-year-old girl in November was found dead in Moratock Park on Dec. 11, according to the Stokes County Sheriff's Office.
Stokes County seventh and eighth grade youth basketball league results are as follows:KIC (Coach Hartle): 55Luke Mickey 25, Danny Kimmel 12, Josh Hartle 10, Jawkhlan Beasley 4, Aaron Fulk 2, Zach Bennett 2
Friday, December 19:North Stokes Basketball vs. South Stokes @ North Stokes – 4 p.m.South Stokes Swim vs. North Forsyth, West Stokes @ King YMCA - 5 p.m.
The Calvary Cougars kept their winning streak alive with two more home court victories. On Tuesday, Dec. 9 they faced off against the Union Grove Patriots from Lexington. Calvary's defense had 17 steals forcing multiple turnovers and contested...
The Jr. Viking JV Cheerleaders won second place at the SCLLF cheer competition held at Surry Central High School. The squad of 10 included six returning and four new ladies. This marks the fourth year the Jr. Viking JV Cheerleaders have either placed...
Honorees in the WPAC 2014 all-conference football team are offensive linemen South Stokes Ben Tuttle, West Stokes Austin Shumate and Sidney Rhodes. Running backs South Stokes Keelan Goodwin and West Stokes Alex Manley. Receivers West Stokes Kameron...
West Stokes men and women swim teams defeated South Stokes and Forbush at the Stokes YMCA on Friday.
West Stokes wrestling program competed in the Joe Via Invitational Saturday at South Stokes and senior Jacob Widner took fourth place in the 145 lb. weight class.
South Stokes hosted its annual Joe Via Memorial wrestling tournament Saturday in honor of the former coach who began the Sauras wrestling program and had a 76 win streak before retiring in 1975.
North and South Stokes varsity boys brought home wins Friday night in their away games. North defeated Atkins 51-33 bringing their record to 3-4.
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Due to the Christmas holiday the ad deadlines for The Stokes News have changed for next week. The display advertising deadline is Friday, Dec. 19 at 5 p.m. and the classified ad deadline is 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 22.
The Lawsonville Ruritan Club recently presented dictionaries to the third graders at Lawsonville Elementary School. Pictured below is Mrs. Jeannette Overby of the Lawsonville Ruritans with Mrs. Robertson's third grade class and Mrs.