The salaries for Stokes County EMS needs to be adjusted to a level to retain and maintain our EMS; with the uncertain hospital situation the Stokes County citizens must have competent accessible emergency medical services; folks this is not rocket science, the Stokes County commissioners need to think about the people of Stokes County.
North Stokes student Austin Tucker is going across the country. The senior recently signed a letter of intent to play football for Monterey Peninsula College in Monterey, California. His parents are Julie and Keith Tucker.
Brown Mountain Baptist Church is having its annual blood drive on June 17 at the church from 3:30-7:00. We will be serving baked potatoes with all the fixin’s, salad, and yummy homemade desserts along with drinks and snacks for those who don’t want a meal. Also, we have a song service coming up on July 31! I hope you can make it.
Vacation Bible school starts June 25 at True Way Baptist Church.it’s an all day thing. All children are welcome.
Exciting news from Stoney Ridge! This year’s Vacation Bible School, “Submerged,” is coming on Saturday, June 18. Registration starts at 9:30 a.m. This VBS is to encourage children to dive deeply into a new life through Jesus Christ. Our one-day program features great music, led by Katie Vestal, and entertaining, Christ-centered videos. The videos will capture the imagination of our guests. Fun activities will teach important lessons from the Bible. Make plans now to bring your children and/or grandchildren to VBS and enjoy our annual cook-out after the VBS.
Westfield Baptist Church VBS Is June 20 through June 24 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Kids Camp will be at the church July 18 through July 21 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Happy Anniversary to Joe and Robin Huels, Sandra and Kevin Smith, Scott and Amanda Gordon, Amos and Jo Elvis, Jason and Cynthia Phillips & Randy and Paula Stanley.
Sherri Hutchens wants to wish her baby girl a happy 21st birthday Mama and Daddy love you Amber Hutchens Rogers. Amber’s birthday was June 9. The family will be celebrating Amber’s birthday along with her sisters, Allie’s birthday, on a camping trip to Oak Hollow Campground.
Happy Birthday to: Gray Bottoms, Jamie Whicker, Zachary Hanner, Linda Lane, Rhonda Hill, Anna Tilley, Joan Holt, Wanda Smith, Clara G. Horton,
Prayers for: Wayne Tilley, Gisela Beseth, Janet Pope, Betty Boles, Kay Pell, Sandra M. Barker, Elizabeth Smith, Fronia Gravley, Peggy Manuel, Carol Bowman, Scotty Marshall, Peggy Beck, Tammy Ayers, Marion Vaden, Karen Carpenter, Betty Humphries, Stephen Fagg, Gilmer Ray Jessup, RJ Love, Elva Dearmin, Ersie McIntyre, Calvin Love, Hallie Hall, Jason Blevins, Jeff Hooker, Sue Robertson, Betty Crim, Margaret Vaden, Lolene Vaden, Thelma Taylor and Elizabeth Joyce.
Jane Nunn may be reached at 336-351-6866.