Stone Mountain News

Bobby Trott will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Sunday at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to worship in this historic church, especially ca...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Get up and holler

Get up and holler

News has reached this “Hometown” news desk from Down East that they’re closing down the long-running National Hollerin’ Contes...

June 20th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

Wayne Overcash will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Sunday at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to worship in this historic church, especially...

June 17th, 2016 |  


Take this idea and shove it

Take this idea and shove it

Nearly 40 years too late to do me any good, they’ve come up with a new, innovative way to study in school.During final exams just past they put ...

June 13th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

The annual meeting at the Traphill Fire Department will be Friday at 7 p.m. All residents in the Traphill Fire District are invited to this meeting.De...

June 8th, 2016 |  


The Lion’s last roar

The Lion’s last roar

The longest-running grocery operation here paused to remember its founding father, Ralph Ketner. The supermarket legend from Salisbury died May 29 at ...

June 6th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

The annual meeting at the Traphill Fire Department will be Friday at 7 p.m. All residents in the Traphill Fire District are invited to this meeting.Ya...

June 1st, 2016 |  


The Stone Mountain sweet spot

The Stone Mountain sweet spot

There’s this little Sweet Spot along Stone Mountain Creek in the state park that I like as a getaway. My canvass folding chair wedges snugly bet...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

Kenny Stoker will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Sunday at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to worship in this historic church, especially c...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Farewell, sweet Myrtle, farewell

Farewell, sweet Myrtle, farewell

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The year was 1960. Mom told me that during the Chatham summer vacation week we were going to the beach. What’s ...

May 23rd, 2016 |