Drug bust leads to 7 arrests

Drug bust leads to 7 arrests

Stokes Special Investigations Division of the Sheriff’s office kicked off Operation Broken Heart on Feb. 7 with an emphasis on targeting both dr...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Hiker injured after falling at Hanging Rock

Hiker injured after falling at Hanging Rock

A 17-year old junior at McMichael High School was critically injured Saturday night after falling at least 40 feet at Hanging Rock State Park.Jason Me...

February 20th, 2017 |  


It’s for the birds

It’s for the birds

Bring your kids to Horne Creek Living Historical Farm in Pinnacle on Saturday, Feb. 25 and join staff, Pilot Mountain State Park Range Jesse Anderson ...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Hall legislation provides small business tax relief

Hall legislation provides small business tax relief

Representative Kyle Hall filed legislation this week providing tax relief for North Carolina small businesses. House Bill 61, Small Business Income Ta...

February 16th, 2017 |  


South Stokes FFA completes Supervised Agriculture Experience project

South Stokes FFA completes Supervised Agriculture Experience project

South Stokes FFA recently brought their meat chicken Supervised Agriculture Experience (SAE) to an end. In partnership with Stokes County Cooperative ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Mandela: Let Freedom Reign coming to The Arts Place of Stokes

Mandela: Let Freedom Reign coming to The Arts Place of Stokes

Stokes County’s newest cultural venue, The Arts Place of Stokes, will host the North Carolina premiere of Darryl Van Leer’s award winning ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Foxx Votes to Restore Authority of States to Direct Funds Away from Abortion Providers

Foxx Votes to Restore Authority of States to Direct Funds Away from Abortion Providers

Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., today voted in favor of a resolution of disapproval that blocks an Obama administration regulation forcing states to inclu...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Small Farms Day in Stokes County Tour

Stokes Cooperative Extension will present the annual Small Farms Day in Stokes Tour on Thursday, March 23, 2017. The annual tour visits 4 – 5 in...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Gentry’s Store celebrates 80 years

Gentry’s Store celebrates 80 years

The Chamber of Commerce recognized Gentry’s Store, located at 117 South Main in King, with a certificate for celebrating 80 years of business in...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Increase in local flu cases

The Stokes County Health Department would like to inform the public that there has been an increase in flu-like illness within the county in the past ...

February 15th, 2017 |