Letter to the editor

To The Editor,The recent Rev War Days event in Elkin was a sweeping success in many ways for the Wilkes/Surry Chapter of the Overmountain Victory Trai...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Welcome Home Missionary Baptist Church will have Revival Apr 3—7 at 7 PM. Larry Adams will be bringing the message each night. Pastor Danny Roya...

April 5th, 2017 updated: April 5th, 2017. |  


Keep your doctor; yeah, right

Keep your doctor; yeah, right

Boy, I feel great today. The sun is shining, it’s warm, spring has sprung, trees are budding, and the pea patch survived the March freeze and is...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Brittany Kirkpatrick (East Bend) “I had a professor in college who told us our midterm was cancelled. He held the joke for a few minutes until h...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

The ladies at Little Stone Mountain Baptist Church will be serving a Fisherman’s Breakfast on Saturday, beginning at 7 a.m. They will have sausa...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


Staring into a face from the past

Staring into a face from the past

Oh, what an awful senior picture I had taken.Going in to the sitting, I knew it would be my last school photo. Mom once had told me to smile big for m...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Jo Ellen Lyon (Ronda) “I love to go fishing or take a walk on Stone Mountain. And being outside with friends like I am now.”Pat Kelley (El...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

The ladies at Little Stone Mountain Baptist Church will be serving a Fisherman’s Breakfast on April 1, beginning at 7 a.m. They will have sausag...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Whaaat, no gun on the plane?

Whaaat, no gun on the plane?

They caught an 80-year-old woman at the Myrtle Beach Airport, on the old Air Force base there, trying to get on a plane with a walking cane.When they ...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

The Traphill Fire Department will have Bingo and a spaghetti supper on Saturday, beginning at 6 p.m. Go out and support our great fire department.Crab...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 15th, 2017. |