Free divorce clinic offered at library

Free divorce clinic offered at library

A free legal divorce clinic was held on Aug. 18 at the King Public Library.The clinic was targeted towards individuals who desired to obtain an absolu...

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 24th, 2016. |  


Legos for days at library

Legos for days at library

The King Public Library hosted a Legos at the Library event on Thursday night.The event included a screening of the DC Comics Super Heros Lego movie, ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


The Small Town Main Street Committee, part of the Town of Walnut Cove addressed a wide range of issues at its Aug. 18 meeting, including the upcoming ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Local band plays on

Local band plays on

After multiple band member changes the Walnut Cove based band, Royal House, has hit its stride according to founder Nicholas Bullins.Bullins serves as...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Hartgrove turns 101

Hartgrove turns 101

Lester Foy “Skippy” Hartgrove, born August 14, 1915 in Stokes County, recently turned 101 years old. He was a farmer, loving husband, fath...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Commissioners vote to keep school employee supplements

Commissioners vote to keep school employee supplements

Stokes County Commissioners voted Monday night to assist in funding the four percent school employees supplement recently threatened due to this year&...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Incidents and Arrests

Patrick Wayne Lappeaux of 1298 Ralph Boyles Rd, King was arrested for Breaking and Entering into a motor vehicle, Larceny after Breaking and Entering,...

August 24th, 2016 |  


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 |