NEWS


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Do you know where this is?
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King Walmart build on schedule
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Ladies Night Out fun for all

Ladies Night Out fun for all

Businesses in downtown King stayed open later Thursday night for Ladies Night Out. Shoppers strolled down Main Street for special sales and drawings f...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Rabies and Microchip Clinic

Stokes County Humane Society and Spay Stokes is hosting a Rabies and Microchip Clinic Saturday, Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. until noon at the Danbury Governmen...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Learn more about Hanging Rock

In a special program on Sunday, Oct. 16 at 2 p.m. “The Stokes County Mountains in the Early 20th Century: Tales of Socialites, Squatters, and Ce...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Encaustic Workshops to be held in October

Carol Engler has opened up her 100 acre farm in Westfield to serve as an encaustic painting retreat.The next retreat is scheduled for October 14, 15, ...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Compromise

My concern is over those that will compromise on HB2; since one should never compromise on morals, not even for money. Those that would compromise mor...

September 28th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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North Stokes football season abruptly ends

North Stokes football season abruptly ends

North Stokes football coach, Mitch Reeves had the difficult task of telling his varsity players Tuesday afternoon their season was officially over....

September 28th, 2016 |  


Walnut Cove Youth Basketball League sign ups

Sign up for the Walnut Cove Youth Basketball League will be held at the London Elementary Gym on these dates:Saturday – Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29 from ...

September 28th, 2016 |  


SCC golf finishes fourth in opening tournament

Sophomore Nick Gunnell turned in the best one-day score Sunday to help Surry Community College finish fourth in the fall golf opener at Eagle Ridge Go...

September 28th, 2016 |  


West Stokes spikes Surry Central for WPC win

After watching his team take two sets in convincing fashion, head volleyball coach Jordan Stevens of West Stokes was forced to use a timeout early in ...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Vikings fall to Patrick County

Vikings fall to Patrick County

North Stokes traveled to Patrick County on Friday and fell 39-7 to the Cougars in their last game before the conference season kicks off on Friday....

September 21st, 2016 |  


LIFE


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The Garden Plot
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The Garden Plot

Francisco news

There was such a wonderful turnout at the Francisco Community Building Sunday, September 3, to celebrate Alma Dunkley’s 95th birthday. Family, f...

September 14th, 2016 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

SEPTEMBER IS TIME TO FERTILIZE PERENNIALS FOR A WINTER OF GROWTH: Perennials grow all year long and as the month of autumn arrives, they need an appli...

September 8th, 2016 |  


The Old Paths: Olympic memories

The Old Paths: Olympic memories

I closed my window on Sunday night because the screechy-braked school bus stopping next door often wakes me up. I was printing out math worksheets for...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Helpful tips from The Garden Plot

Helpful tips from The Garden Plot

THE ABUNDANT BENEFITS OF PLANTING A ROW OF KALE: You can plant a row of kale in the curly or Siberian variety and both are sweet and leafy and a treat...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Helpful tips from The Garden Plot

Helpful tips from The Garden Plot

DOG DAYS WILL END NEXT THURSDAY: It will still be plenty of heat remaining throughout the rest of the month of August, but the humidity of Dog Days wi...

August 4th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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King News
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Nancy Reynolds News
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Sandy Ridge News

Francisco news

Hello, Autumn!! Love these cooler temperatures! I’m ready for flannel shirts and sweaters, homemade vegetable soup and less sweating. Pretty soo...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Loaves and Dishes

Loaves and Dishes

I believe Stokes County Unapologetically LOVES Comfort Food, Don’t you? That’s how a conversation started when our Stokes News Editor, Ama...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Sandy Ridge News

Sandy Ridge News

There will be a free community hot dog supper on Saturday, October 1 at The Sandy Ridge Community Center from 5 until 7 p. m. Come out and meet your l...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Thanks Stomp Supporters

Dear Editor,The Stokes County Arts Council would like to say “a special thank you” to Nancy Markle and Tory Mabe, Stokes Stomp Co-Chairs; ...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Thank you for being a part of the fair

Dear Editor, the Stokes County Fair Board would like to thank everyone in the community that came and supported the Stokes County Agricultural Fair.A ...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Nancy Reynolds News

Nancy Reynolds News

Debbie Robertson has returned home after an overnight stay following her surgery at Medical Park Hospital Friday.Joyce Love has also returned home aft...

September 15th, 2016 |  


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