Stone Mountain News

New books available to check out at Traphill Branch Library include “Little Penguins” by Cynthia Rylant, “Sneezy the Snowman” ...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Posterity shall rise, call us blessed

Posterity shall rise, call us blessed

Perhaps getting lost amid all of the election-year racket are all of the steps being taken to enhance our natural heritage and preserve some wonderful...

December 26th, 2016 |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Duane Long (Yadkinville) “Family, the birth of Jesus and friends. And food!”Taylor Briscoe (Washington D.C.) “Family and friends and...

December 23rd, 2016 |  


A Christmas tale of thievery

A Christmas tale of thievery

Sylvia was partial to the idea of spending Christmas in New York City, of seeing the big tree, shopping at the original Macy’s and such. But Tom...

December 19th, 2016 |  


Impression lasts moment more

Impression lasts moment more

It didn’t last very long at all. I had sat at the banquet just feet away from John Glenn, watching his reactions to what other speakers said. I ...

December 16th, 2016 |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Aaliyah Ganzzermiller (Elkin) “John Glenn’s death. That really struck me.”Norma Schoffstall (Elkin) “When we got to the moon.&...

December 16th, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,As if a metaphor were needed for Government corruption, maggots have been found at a Veteran’s Administration Hospital in Oklahoma...

December 16th, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,It is again the holiday season, the giving season — and the season for rumors. The one about Santa Claus is true, but many others ...

December 16th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

Welcome Home Missionary Baptist Church on the Traphill Road will have a Christmas program on Saturday at 6 p.m. Everyone is invited to this special se...

December 14th, 2016 |  


Whew, we’re not all going to die

Whew, we’re not all going to die

It’s good to hear, once again, that we’re not going to be living in some bad science-fiction disaster movie after all.Chances are you miss...

December 12th, 2016 |