Despite a lack of state funding and a continuing discovery of new issues, Hanging Rock State Park and the Friends of Sauratown Mountains (FSM) are working to get parts of the Vade Mecum property open to the public.
A Walnut Cove woman has been rescued, and subsequently arrested, following a kidnapping this week.Kayla Marie Dudley,24, of 1509 Piney Mountain Road, Walnut Cove, was reported missing by family members mid-week.
The Stokes Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association will have its' spring plant and garage sale on Saturday, May 2 at King Recreation Acres from 9am - 2pm. The group will offer vegetables and flowers for spring planting, as well as house...
Despite previous reports from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services that no letters were sent out warning residents living near the Belews Creek coal ash impoundment not to drink or cook with their water, a Department of Natural Resources...
“I have some big shoes to fill.”
The 2015 Relay for Life will be held this Friday at South Stokes High School starting at 7 p.m. The event will run through the night concluding with at “fight back” ceremony at 6:45 a.m. on Saturday.
Concern over a suspicious vehicle in the Westfield community resulted in the discovery last week of a missing West Virginia Senior.
All charges against Ashley Walker, 31, of Butner Rd., Tobaccoville, were dissmissed on April 21.
For the second year in a row the King Rotary Club has sponsored a countywide job shadowing program for local high school students.
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. Last week's picture was taken on the...
The Lady Vikings recognized their three seniors Friday night Sabrina Dodson, Emily Myers, and Tristan Hubbard. North Stokes softball is currently 13-4, 8-0 in conference play.
The Carolina Drillers girls fastpitch softball team went 5-0 and won the Gold Bracket in the Super Regional Tournament for Top Gun Sports. This tournament was held in Greensboro, N.C. on April 25th and April 26th. This is the Drillers third...
The Piney Grove Panthers' Boys track team won the Foothills Conference Track Meet last Tuesday at North Stokes by 4 points. It is the first track championship for the boys in 14 years and the Panthers finished undefeated while going 11-0 during...
The fate of Bowman Gray Stadium's longest race may have been decided in only 1/1000th of a second. That's all that separates Jason Myers's pole lap from the lap of second-place starter Tim Brown.
The Southeastern Stokes Youth Soccer Association challenge team, U12 Pride won their second straight Beat the Heat soccer tournament at the Sara Lee Fields in Winston-Salem this weekend. This tournament victory followed a third consecutive undefeated...
North Stokes golf team finished in fifth place on April 22 in a Northwest 1A Conference match held at Cross Creek Country Club.Coach Wayne Fulp said he's seen improvement throughout the season.
West Stokes fell 10-9 in their first conference loss of the season to North Surry and days later 12-3 to Forbush in an upset on Friday.
East Surry maintained their 1A Northwest conference lead Wednesday night after defeating North Stokes 3-1.
West Stokes and Surry Central were the big winners in the final day of the Western Piedmont Conference Tournament.
Thursday, April 30:North Stokes Softball @ Atkins – 4:30 p.m.Friday, May 1:West Stokes Tennis (Regionals) – Location & time TBDWest Stokes Softball @ Carver – 5 p.m.
In a tough budget year Stokes County has found a new health plan for county employees that will prevent a $200,000 increase in health benefit costs.
Integrity. Father figure. Dedication. Caring. Pillar.
King Central Park will come alive to the sound of music this Sunday, May 3 at 3pm, as the UNCSA Jazz Ensemble and West Stokes High School Chorus present Sunday Concert in the Park sponsored by the Stokes County Arts Council. The concert will be held...
Area wrecking companies recently partnered with a collection of local fire departments to provide specialized training for extrication from accidents involving large trucks and school buses.
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