NEWS


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Free divorce clinic offered at library
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Legos for days at library
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Local band plays on
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Hartgrove turns 101
Up, up and away!

Up, up and away!

On a lovely Sunday morning, Captain Jack Ponticelli inflates a small helium balloon and releases it into the air. It may seem like an usual thing to d...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Stokes Stoked kicks off on Saturday

Stokes Stoked kicks off on Saturday

Former editor of The Stokes News, Leslie Bray Brewer, remembers helping her friend Anita Burroughs plan “Totally Stoked Youth”, an evening...

August 24th, 2016 |  


School board concerned with fund balance

There was likely a sigh of relief from the Stokes County Board of Education Monday night when news came county commissioners would assist in funding t...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Old North State Beard Club collecting school supplies

Want to donate school supplies but don’t know where to drop them off? Stop by Main Street Ink this Saturday, Aug. 27 in King from 12 p.m. until ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Sponsor a Classroom

Adopt a Classroom through sponsoring an elementary classroom in Stokes County Schools. The project is open to small businesses, civic groups, church g...

August 24th, 2016 |  


September is National Preparedness Month

Stokes County Health Department Urges Residents to Prepare, Plan, Stay Informed, and Get Involved.September is designated as National Preparedness Mon...

August 24th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


South, North topple in season openers

South, North topple in season openers

It wasn’t the opening statement South Stokes hoped to make, but there’s plenty of season left for the Sauras football team to prove themse...

August 24th, 2016 |  


The 17th Annual King of the Hill Run is slated for Saturday, Sept. 17 and will include three events: a 5k, 10k, and Kid’s Fun Run/Obstacle Cours...

August 24th, 2016 |  


A big topic of conversation among coaches this season is cutting down the use of profanity and improving sportsmanship.The North Carolina High School ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Fleming Coasts, Brown Works for Win at Bowman Gray

Fleming Coasts, Brown Works for Win at Bowman Gray

He may refer to himself as a semi-retired racer, but Chris Fleming of Mount Airy showed on Saturday night that he still knows how to get it done at Bo...

August 17th, 2016 |  


North Stokes volleyball to debut rebuilt team

North Stokes volleyball to debut rebuilt team

North Stokes volleyball coach, Christine Condon knows a lot of different factors are at play going into the 2016 season, but is hopeful the team’...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Carolina Cardinals win big

Carolina Cardinals win big

The Carolina Cardinals 18U Travel Team recently won the ASA USA Class A 18U National Fast Pitch Championship that was held in Bloomington, Indiana.Eig...

August 17th, 2016 |  


LIFE


Helpful tips from The Garden Plot

Helpful tips from The Garden Plot

THE MAJESTY OF THE CAROLINA JASMINE BUSH: They are evergreen all year round and covered with fragrant yellow blossoms several times during the year. T...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Francisco news

Keith, Jennifer and Joseph Overby would like to thank everyone for your love, support, donations and prayers for such a great turn out at her benefit ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Helpful tips from The Garden Plot

Helpful tips from The Garden Plot

A SOLUTION TO PREVENT TOMATO WILT: As tomato plants get taller and begin producing, many of the vines will develop yellow wilting leaves at the bottom...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Francisco news

We will have a benefit for Jennifer Overby Saturday, July 23, at the Collinstown Stateline Community Building. Barbeque and hot dog plates will be rea...

July 20th, 2016 |  


New Arrival

New Arrival

Ron and Holly Gerber announce the birth of their son, Ronin William, on March 16, 2016, at the Women’s Center. He weighed 9 pounds, 0.8 ounces a...

July 20th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

The North Stokes High School Class of 1971 will have their 45th class reunion on Saturday, September 24 at Doug Stanley Farm from 6:00 until 10:00 p. ...

August 4th, 2016 |  


King News

King News

Thank you for helping us promote the following upcoming blood drives in Stokes County. We currently have an URGENT need for blood!Lawsonville Communit...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Francisco news

There will be a North Stokes High School Reunion for all the ones who graduated in 1965-69. This event takes place at North Stokes Saturday, September...

August 4th, 2016 |  


The Old Paths: A super summer indeed

The Old Paths: A super summer indeed

Many years ago, I wrote a poem called, “August Is the Cruelest Month.” Yes, I beg to differ with writer T.S. Eliot who said that April was...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Nancy Reynolds News

Nancy Reynolds News

Sympathy is extended to the family of Mrs. Betty Boles who passed away Friday night after a long battle with cancer. Please keep her husband Roger in ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


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