Seven schools placed on lockdown during Wednesday’s manhunt

Seven schools placed on lockdown during Wednesday’s manhunt

Seven Stokes County schools were placed on lockdown Wednesday as a manhunt for three men suspected of breaking into a home and fleeing from police was...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


Suspects arrested in manhunt

Suspects arrested in manhunt

Stokes County Sherriff’s Office responded to a call of a suspicious silver Acura occupied by three males Wednesday morning in the Germanton area...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Meadowbrook Academy releases book about alternative school

Meadowbrook Academy releases book about alternative school

By Amanda [email protected] Academy recently shared an interactive eBook on the school’s website explaining what sets th...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Ride, rally recognizes veterans

Ride, rally recognizes veterans

By Amanda [email protected] King Chamber of Commerce and the American Legion Post 290 teamed up on Saturday for the first annual Commu...

April 26th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


Do you know where this is?

Do you know where this is?

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 ans...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Monarch hosts art programming workshop at Stokes Opportunity Center

Monarch hosts art programming workshop at Stokes Opportunity Center

Over the course of two weeks, creativity was the buzzword at Monarch’s day program at Stokes Opportunity Center. The art workshop hosted from Ap...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Juveniles charged with vandalism

Juveniles charged with vandalism

Stokes County Sheriff’s Office received a report of vandalism at the old Francisco Elementary School at 7165 NC 89 in Westfield on April 11. Dep...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


NC DOT offers flooding tips

NC DOT offers flooding tips

“Over half of all flood-related drownings occur when a vehicle is driven into hazardous floodwater, and less than two feet of water can carry aw...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Friends of MST recruiting hundreds to help hike

Friends of MST recruiting hundreds to help hike

Friends of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail announced today it is recruiting hundreds of North Carolinians to collaborate on Saturday, September 9 to hike t...

April 25th, 2017 |  


West Stokes will host variety show

West Stokes will host variety show

West Stokes is holding its first annual variety show on Friday, May 12 at 7 p.m. The show will feature West Stokes student musicians, bands, singers a...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |