IN REMBERANCE of John Thomas “Jake” Wall who left us 15 years ago on June 7, 2001 after having cancer. “Jake” we think of you each day and miss you so much. We’re happy you and Brent are together. With love, Peggy.
The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at Trinity United Methodist Church, Dalton Road, King on Monday, June 27 from 2 to 7 p.m.
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Join Quaker Gap Baptist Church in congratulating our 2016 graduates during our Morning Worship and Graduate Recognition Service on June 5th. Please keep them in your prayers as they prepare for the next important step in their life.
Isabelle Lindsay has graduated from Stokes Early College. She will be attending Winston Salem State University.
Sarah Weldner graduated from Stokes Early College and will be attending Meredith College in the fall.
Jake Little graduated from home school and plans to attend Surry Community College, and then transfer to complete his bachelor’s degree.
Madison Lancaster who will be graduating from East Forsyth High School. She will be attending UNC Wilmington this fall.
Kaitlyn Denny who will be graduating from South Stokes High School.
Kristen Denny who will be graduating from South Stokes High School.
Taylor Evans who will be graduating from South Stokes High School, and attending UNC Charlotte in the fall.
Jenny Glidewell who will be graduating from South Stokes High School. She will be attending Meredith College in the fall.
James Dean “JD” Cowan, will be graduating from West Stokes High School. He plans to attend Surry Community College and then transfer to Lee University for Global Missions and Youth Ministry.
Avery Darida who will be graduating from West Stokes High School. She will be attending UNC Chapel Hill this fall.
Hannah Delcamp who will be graduating from West Stokes High School. She plans to attend Salem College this fall.
Peyton Gaudet de Lestard who will be graduating from West Stokes High School.
Nathaniel “Nate” Hale who will be graduating from West Stokes High School. He plans to attend the architecture program at Forsyth Technical Community College, and then transfer to Fairmont State University in West Virginia.
Mary Austin Moore who will be graduating from West Stokes High School. She will be attending Appalachian State University this fall.
Ali Wilkins who graduated from West Stokes High School in January. She is working for Piedmont Home Health and attending Forsyth Tech where she is planning to get her nursing certificate. She would like to become a Pediatric ICU Nurse , and someday enter the Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Program.
Chelsea Darida received her Bachelor of Social Work at UNC Charlotte. She is pursuing her Master of Social Work at UNC Charlotte.
Rebekah Smith who graduated from Appalachian State University with a BS in Psychology. She will be Samuel Wood received his Masters in Business Administration from East Carolina University. He is currently employed in Finance at Pepsico.
Samuel Wood received his Masters in Business Administration from East Carolina University. He is currently employed in Finance at Pepsico.
Priddy Manor Assisted Living – Is having their Family Caregiver Support Group Meeting on a Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Refreshments will be served. Please contact Amy Wilhelm for more information at 336-983-3068.
King Public Library – Adult Coloring, Thursday, June 9th from 10:00 – 11:30 am. NWRL Ride for Readers
Saturday, June 11, 9:30 am Freeborne’s Eatery and Lodge in Laurel Springs Register in advance at your local NWRL library, or at Freeborne’s $30 for Riders, $20 per passenger, children under 12 are free. Visit www.nwrl.org for more!
Poplar Springs Church of Christ – is having a blood drive, Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 2:00 – 6:30 pm, they are located at 7120 NC Hwy 66 S, King. For an appoinntment, call 336-528-2787.
Open House – The Stokes County Historical Society Museum of Regional History, located at 403 Main Street, Danbury, N.C. 27016, will be open from 2:00-5:00 on Sunday, June 26th. This historic 1850’s home of the Wilson Fulton family is beautifully appointed with period furniture and local items. New displays and new Saura Indian artifacts have recently been added. This event is free and open to the public. Guides will be on hand to answer questions. www.sc-hs.org
JUICY MEAT LOAF
1 ½ lbs. ground beef
¾ cup Quaker or Mothers Oaks (quick or old fashioned, uncooked)
2 eggs beaten
¼ cup onion, chopped
1 tsp. salt
¼ tsp pepper
1 cup tomato juice
Combine beef, oats, eggs, onion, salt, pepper and tomato juice. Pack firmly into a loaf pan and bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour. Let stand 5 minutes before slicing. Yield – 8 serving.
GRAHAM CRACKER BROWNIES
1 box Graham Crackers
2 sticks margarine
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup chopped pecans
Lay whole graham crackers on cookie sheet. In pot, put 2 sticks margarine. Add 1 cup brown sugar. Bring to full boil. Boil 1 minute. Remove from heat. Pour in 1 cup of chopped pecans. Stir. Pour over crackers on cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees for 12 minutes. Break crackers into bars after cooking.
Peggy Hall Wall has been covering the King Community for many years and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 336-813-6231.