‘Handicamp’ offers fun times for participants

‘Handicamp’ offers fun times for participants

ARARAT — Saturday was the first full day of an Eldora “Handicamp” offered at Homeplace Recreational Park. The camp gave about 30 ind...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


Breaking ground!

Breaking ground!

DANBURY — Stokes County is one step closer to having a community college facility after the official groundbreaking ceremony of the new Forsyth ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Charges brought in illegal sweepstakes case

Charges brought in illegal sweepstakes case

KING — The King Police Department arrested seven people last week in conjunction with an ongoing investigation into illegal sweepstakes and gamb...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Community happenings

• July 30, 6 to 9 p.m., Cover Crop for Produce Fields and More. Learn how the adoption of cover crops after a produce crop can reduce soil erosi...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Rural history to be on display at tractor show

Rural history to be on display at tractor show

PINNACLE — The rich agricultural history of rural northwestern North Carolina will be highlighted this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Roc...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Girl Scouts to host craft and vendor fair

Girl Scouts to host craft and vendor fair

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pilot Mountain Girl Scout Troop 02318 will be raising funds while supporting its community this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m....

July 29th, 2015 |  


Local veterans continue service as civilians

Local veterans continue service as civilians

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Two local men, along with several of their fellow veterans, have formed an organization called Feeding A Hungry Veteran. After ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Lawson play to be respectful retelling of tragedy

On Christmas Day in 1929, Charlie Lawson killed his wife and six children before taking his own life on a small farm in the Germanton area.The tale of...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Music lovers come out for bluegrass festival

Music lovers come out for bluegrass festival

WESTFIELD — The festive atmosphere at last weekend’s 17th annual Nunn Brothers Bluegrass Festival was reminiscent of generations past, whe...

July 28th, 2015 |  


National Night Out promotes crime prevention

National Night Out promotes crime prevention

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Serving the public is the primary goal of the Pilot Mountain Police Department. The annual National Night Out event on Aug. 4 i...

July 28th, 2015 |