Carolina Farm Credit 2016 Photo Contest Winners Announced

Jonathan Young of Danbury, won first place in the Carolina Farm Credit 2016 photo contest. His winning photo was titled “Turkey Strut.”Sec...

September 30th, 2016 |  


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...

September 29th, 2016 updated: September 29th, 2016. |  


What’s Going On

Editor’s Note: Events listed in the calendar must be submitted in writing. Calendar items are not accepted over the telephone. Information may b...

September 29th, 2016 |  


King Walmart build on schedule

King Walmart build on schedule

The much anticipated opening of the new Walmart location in King is scheduled for March 17, 2017.The site, which sits off of South Main Street, is cur...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


September is National Suicide Prevention Month

Stokes County Health Department is recognizing September as National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, in a continuing effort to help promote suicid...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Computer and Technology Classes Starting in Surry and Yadkin Counties

Several computer and technology classes will be starting soon at various Surry Community College locations throughout Surry and Yadkin counties.Comput...

September 28th, 2016 |  


FarmFest coming this weekend

FarmFest coming this weekend

Take a drive to the beautiful northern end of Stokes County this weekend and you’ll get a glimpse into the community’s rich history.The Fr...

September 28th, 2016 |  


What did you think of Monday night’s U.S. Presidential Debate?Check back next week for a new question. If you’d like to be a part of Your ...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


Hundreds come out to Reach the Peaks

Hundreds come out to Reach the Peaks

Thirteen-year-old Robert George from Pinnacle crossed the finish line first at the Reach the Peaks trail running challenge setting a new record of 1 h...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Historical blankets for sale through Humane Society

Historical blankets for sale through Humane Society

Stokes County Humane Society is selling historical blankets with proceeds going back into the organization to help animals in the area. The throw blan...

September 28th, 2016 |