Birth announcement

Birth announcement

Luke Lynn WagonerRuss and Andrea Wagoner of Boonville announce the birth of their son, Luke Lynn Wagoner, on Jan. 30 at 11:25 p.m. at Hugh Chatham Mem...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Wilkes art classes slated

The Wilkes Art Gallery has announced a new line-up of classes scheduled for this spring.Three pottery classes are planned, including Ceramic Hand Buil...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Bledsoe awarded state honor

Bledsoe awarded state honor

PINEHURST — Dr. Randy Bledsoe, retired superintendent of Elkin City Schools, was recently named as the 2017 Dr. Frances Jones Trailblazer Award ...

February 19th, 2017 |  


‘Dearly Beloved’ opens Thursday

‘Dearly Beloved’ opens Thursday

Foothills Theatre’s presents “Dearly Beloved” at Elkin First Baptist Church fellowship hall Feb. 23 and 24 at 7 p.m. and Feb. 26 at ...

February 19th, 2017 |  


WCC invites public to Region 7 SkillsUSA Conference and Career Showcase

WILKESBORO — Wilkes Community College will host the high school Region 7 SkillsUSA Conference and Career Showcase on Feb. 27. The public is enco...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

The Traphill Fire Department will sponsor a pancake supper on Saturday at 6 p.m. with all proceeds going to F.D. Holloway, who lost his home to a fire...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Wilkes planning new farmers market season

NORTH WILKESBORO — Wilkes County Farmers’ Market is accepting farmer/ vendor applications for the 2017 market season. The WCFM operates tw...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Photo exhibit at Boonville Library

BOONVILLE — The 2016 “Show Us Your Best” Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the Boonv...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Library consortium focuses on kids

A first-of-its-kind statewide eBook consortium specifically for children has launched in the Tar Heel State. The North Carolina Public Library Directo...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Wood couple celebrates 71 years

Wood couple celebrates 71 years

Henry F. Wood and Bonnie Hayes Wood, of 322 Austin-Traphill Road, Elkin, celebrated 71 years of marriage this week. They were married shortly after He...

February 9th, 2017 |