Stone Mountain News

Bobby Trott will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church, on Sunday at 9 a.m., weather permitting. If the Stone Mountain State Park should be clos...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Preying in the governor’s mansion

Preying in the governor’s mansion

News note: new Gov. Roy Cooper keeps a pet praying mantis in the Executive Mansion in the state capital.A praying mantis is that odd, little green bug...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Movement kicks off with rally, march

Movement kicks off with rally, march

“Show us what democracy looks like!” … “This is what democracy looks like!”My journey to Washington, D.C., Saturday was ...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Faith Trivette (Jonesville) “Two winters ago I was sledding with my cousin. She hit a tree and we thought she broke her leg.”Cole Bauguess...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Little Stone Mountain Baptist Church will be having a singing on Jan. 29 at 11 a.m., followed by a meal in the fellowship hall. Pastor Sammy Taylor in...

January 25th, 2017 |  


Roll the dice with Elkinopoly

Roll the dice with Elkinopoly

I’ve seen them, and many of you have, too, those special editions of the Monopoly board game.I saw, with amusement, one time that they had speci...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Linda Erlandson (Elkin) Obama and Kennedy. We were happy. It was an uplifting time.Dr. Jim Harrell Sr. (Elkin) “Franklin Roosevelt. We were in t...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Marching for equality, justice: Why I will part of the Women’s March on Washington

Marching for equality, justice: Why I will part of the Women’s March on Washington

This week is an important one for our nation. It is the week we take time to honor Civil Rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.; it is the week a n...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

New books available to check out at Traphill Branch Library include “Quilting For Busy Boomers” edited by Jeanne Stauffer and Sandra L Hat...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Finer moments in the hometown

Finer moments in the hometown

But why had he always felt so strongly the magnetic pull of home, why had he thought so much about it and remembered it with such blazing accuracy, if...

January 16th, 2017 |