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 |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Christie Harrison (Elkin) “Before becoming involved in Foothills Theatre, I hadn’t done anything related to theater. Leighanne Martin Wrig...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

You can have soup and play Bingo at the Traphill Fire Department on Saturday, beginning about 6 p.m.New books available to check out at Traphill Branc...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Look at what we’re picking up

Look at what we’re picking up

“Look at this,” she said proudly. She held out a shoe hanging from the end of one of those cane-like, pick-up devices. Called a Long-Reach...

January 9th, 2017 |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Richard Dale (State Road) “Read. That’s why I’m at the library.”Hayden Snow (Elkin) “Be outside and play in the snow....

January 6th, 2017 |  


White guy lookin’ for chitlins

Wafting over the office partitions came the magic word. I raised my head trying to capture the magic.You can tell by my photo why I grew up here in th...

January 5th, 2017 |  


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 |