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 |  


Citizens Sentiments

Citizens Sentiments

Jenna Campbell (Hamptonville) “I got great bargains at Lowe’s for my parents and my husband. We got three big ticket items.”Shelia J...

December 2nd, 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 |  


What are you thankful for this year?

What are you thankful for this year?

Brenda Harris (Jonesville) “My family, my health, my family’s health and living in a free country. Yes, and for friends.”Joe Wood (S...

November 25th, 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 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,Yesterday, Sunday, November 13, I was driving home to western Maryland, from the Charlotte area, after a 5-day visit to see my daughter,...

November 20th, 2016 |  


How will you spend your Thanksgiving holiday?

How will you spend your Thanksgiving holiday?

Andy Green (Jonesville) “I’ll spend it with family.”Cody Amburn (Elkin) I will be here at the bookstore for Black Friday sales and s...

November 18th, 2016 |