NEWS


4:20 pm |    
Incident and Arrest Reports
1:15 pm
Updated: 1:15 pm. |    
Walnut Cove Rotary makes donation to library

Cremated remains found in King neighborhood

Wednesday news broke that bags of cremated remains were found at 110 Faye Court in February.Homeowner James Massie, who works at Cremation Services of...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Fenner hired to work with local businesses

Fenner hired to work with local businesses

Shannon Fenner has recently joined The Stokes News to assist area businesses in meeting their marketing needs.Fenner brings a wealth of experience hav...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Stokes County farm to host spring open greenhouse

Looking for the perfect heirloom tomato for your garden or an unusual herb? Stop by Plum Granny Farm’s Spring Open Greenhouse and Plant Sale on ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


King Elementary Honor Roll

King Elementary School would like to commend the following students for achieving Honor Roll for the third quarter grading period.3rd Grade:Mrs. Tammy...

April 18th, 2017 |  


NWRL Ride for Readers

The Northwestern Regional Library will host the sixth annual Ride for Readers on Saturday, June 11. All proceeds from the Freeborne’s Ride for R...

April 18th, 2017 |  


South Stokes receives grant

South Stokes High School science teacher Ashley Johnson has been awarded a grant of $1500 from the Biogen Foundation’s Ignite the Power of STEM ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Vikings break three game skid

Vikings break three game skid

North Stokes entered last week’s game against Oak Level Baptist Academy on a three game losing streak, but hitting in the right situations allow...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Riverview Results

Riverview Results

The winning team at the April 18 Riverview Golf Course Senior Bunny Hop was (L to R): Cat McCandless, Harvey Young, Greg Hairston and Eric Cook. Close...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Wildcats beat Falcons in overtime

Wildcats beat Falcons in overtime

The Lady Wildcats, ranked seventh in 2A, hosted Forbush, ranked third, for an all-important Western Piedmont Athletic soccer game last week and the Ca...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Lady Wildcats finish as Beach Diamond runner-ups

Lady Wildcats finish as Beach Diamond runner-ups

The West Stokes Lady Wildcats traveled to West Brunswick High School last week and participated in the Beach Diamond Invitational tournament. After th...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Frye resigns from coaching position

Frye resigns from coaching position

West Stokes women’s head basketball coach, Nick Frye, has officially resigned his post with the Lady Wildcats that he had held for the past two ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Stonewall Winners

Stonewall Winners

It was a tie in the weekly, Thursday, 18 hole Captain’s Choice on April 20. Pictures are winners: Front row L to R: Paul Hill, Carol Wiles and R...

April 18th, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


11:28 am |    
The Garden Plot
2:55 am |    
Experience spring
11:28 am |    
The Garden Plot
Experience spring

Experience spring

Have you noticed we have had an extra-long spring this year? I was photographing fully-blooming daffodils in mid-February down on my Daddy’s far...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Francisco news

Hello April! Can you believe it? I’m not sure where the time is going but it is flying by. They say April showers bring May flowers, so we shoul...

April 5th, 2017 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

The Fickle Month of April is Here: April 2017 is now six days old and a highlight of the month is the fact we can expect the last frost of the season ...

April 4th, 2017 |  


The passing of a kindred soul

The passing of a kindred soul

The sunset was soul-stirring Tuesday night—a canopy of delicate orange-tinged white clouds against a spring-blue sky. I watched it through the o...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Francisco news

We received some wonderful rains Sunday and Monday, although driving in it Monday evening was quite stressful. I was coming through Westfield and the ...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


OPINION


12:20 pm |    
Sandy Ridge News
6:15 am |    

Francisco news

1:45 am
Updated: 1:45 am. |    
King News
Nancy Reynolds News

Nancy Reynolds News

Betty Humphries had gallbladder surgery this past week and is recovering very well.Marshall and Jean Gordy spent Easter weekend at the beach with thei...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Your Turn

Your Turn

As a Stokes County educator, how do you feel about House Bill 13? .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0px 0px 0px 0px; } ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


4H News

4H News

If you have farmer friends or observe farming neighbors, spring can be a peculiar time. You probably won’t see them as often, and they may seem ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Celebrating Earth Day

Dear Editor, as thousands across the U.S. get ready to protest environmental budget cuts, each of us can also help with our driving, our recycling, an...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

Oak Ridge Baptist Church will have their Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 16 at 6:45. A covered dish breakfast will follow in the fellowship ha...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Francisco news

Happy Easter week! It’s such a beautiful time of the year! I’ve noticed the dogwoods are blooming now and the redbuds seem to be in full b...

April 12th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA