Stone Mountain News

Crabgrass Bluegrass Band will be singing at Charity United Methodist Church on Saturday at 7 p.m.The Eller family will be having their Christmas get-t...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Better watch out, for nuclear Santa

Better watch out, for nuclear Santa

Santa Claus is making one of his illimitable holiday appearances at McGuire Nuclear Station at Lake Norman on Saturday.I had to chuckle when I heard. ...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

Little Stone Mountain Baptist Church will have the Hanging of the Green on Saturday at 7 p.m. with finger food and fellowship in the fellowship hall a...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Hold the sushi, serve the horseshoes

Hold the sushi, serve the horseshoes

In this world of fast-moving change I find myself looking around and about and trying to grab and hold onto the old, the familiar, the comfortable.So,...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

Kenny Stoker will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Dec. 4 at 9 a.m., weather permitting. If the Stone Mountain State Park is closed, the...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Reflections on time in Elkin

Since July, it has been my pleasure to serve as the interim superintendent of the Elkin City Schools. I have been overwhelmed by the community support...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Closed for Thanksgiving; hooray

Closed for Thanksgiving; hooray

Score a win for heritage, tradition and common sense.Score a win for Thanksgiving. Have you noticed the shopping malls and stores where they’ve ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

New books available to check out at Traphill Branch Library include “The Kraken’s Rules for Making Friends” by Brittany R. Jacobs, &...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Turning tomatoes into chocolate

Turning tomatoes into chocolate

It was scary when my own mother told me that I didn’t belong to her.I was too little to understand Mom’s sarcasm. She just couldn’t ...

November 14th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

New books available to check out at Traphill Branch Library include “Everyday Cook” by Alton Brown, “The Christmas Angel ProjectR...

November 9th, 2016 |