Publication: Stokes News

First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Walmart hearing delayed again

A long awaited public hearing on a proposed Walmart in King will not happen until November at the earliest.King officials had expected to have the hearing during their September meeting, but King Director of Planning Todd Cox said he recently learned ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Celebrating 20 years

The Rock House Ruritan Club recently celebrated their 20 anniversary. Claude Williamson and the other club members were presented a certificate from Ruritan National by past National Presidents of Ruritan Willis Overby (Lawsonville Ruritan, National President ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 29 2014]
Entities: Claude Williamson
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

NCACC Youth Summit

Elija Evans is pictured with Stokes County commisioners Leon Inman and Ronda Jones and Brandon Hartman at the . ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

50th wedding anniversary

Avis and Phillip Tuttle of Danbury celebrated their 50 th wedding anniversary with a gathering of family and friends in the fellowship hall at Lawsonville Baptist Church on August 23. The couple’s children and spouses are Tammy Brim and Wayne of Sandy ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

John Cowan to headline Stokes Stomp

John Cowan, also known as the Voice of Newgrass, will be one of the headliners at this year’s 40th Annual Stokes Stomp Festival On the Dan.Cowan, a long time favorite in the area will be playing with John McFee and other friends on Sunday, Sept. 14 starting ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Triche finds joy in celebrating park

For Ward Triche retirement has provided a chance to give back to the community.“I had always wanted to do several things,” said Triche. “When I retired I said to myself now is the time to do the things you have been meaning to do for the community.”So ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Remembering sheriffs through history

Throughout history societies have depended on a centralized system of law and order to provide stability and safety for the community and for well over 1,000 years the office of sheriff has been key to that mission.Locally the concept of a sheriff is ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Teachers protest state budget

Local teachers and education supporters gathered in front of the Stokes County Government center last week to protest the impact the recently passed state budget will have on local education. Janice Henderson-Hunsucker, who helped organize the event said ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

New CSA brings fresh food to the desert

Despite the lush tobacco fields and long history of farming, parts of Stokes County are considered to be food deserts.More often found in urban areas, like the Eastern portion of Winston-Salem, food deserts are classified as areas where there is limited ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]
Entities: farm, Starch, Agriculture
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Blood donors still needed

The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to help ensure a stable and diverse blood supply by giving blood in honor of National Sickle Cell Awareness Month this September.Sickle cell disease is an inherited disease that causes red blood cells ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

A guide to NC's proposed fracking rules

(MCT) Areas covered by the proposed rules: Geophysical surveys, drilling units, well spacing, permitting, financial assurance, well site construction, well construction, chemical disclosure, baseline water testing, water sourcing, waste disposal, site ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

The Old Paths: The force of unity

With the heartbreaking events going on in Ferguson, Missouri, I’ve been thinking a lot about division. And I don’t mean the mathematical operation. I mean the lack of unity that leads to strife, bitterness, even bloodshed sometimes.The old saying “A house ... [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]

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NCACC Youth Summit [Published Stokes News - Aug 29 2014]
Celebrating 20 years [Published Stokes News - Aug 29 2014]
Walmart hearing delayed again [Published Stokes News - Aug 29 2014]
50th wedding anniversary [Published Stokes News - Aug 28 2014]
John Cowan to headline Stokes Stomp [Published Stokes News - Aug 27 2014]
Triche finds joy in celebrating park [Published Stokes News - Aug 26 2014]
Remembering sheriffs through history [Published Stokes News - Aug 24 2014]
New CSA brings fresh food to the desert [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]
Teachers protest state budget [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]
Blood donors still needed [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]
A guide to NC's proposed fracking rules [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]
The Old Paths: The force of unity [Published Stokes News - Aug 22 2014]
One charged in armed robbery [Published Stokes News - Aug 20 2014]
Fracking public input session Monday [Published Stokes News - Aug 19 2014]
Meet Me on Main draws a crowd [Published Stokes News - Aug 19 2014]
Walnut Cove getting speed bumps [Published Stokes News - Aug 18 2014]
King city offices getting new phone numbers [Published Stokes News - Aug 18 2014]
Schools set open houses [Published Stokes News - Aug 18 2014]
Community garden continues to grow [Published Stokes News - Aug 17 2014]
Local student receives national honor [Published Stokes News - Aug 15 2014]
Early college partners seniors with freshmen fo... [Published Stokes News - Aug 15 2014]
Ruritans give scholarship [Published Stokes News - Aug 15 2014]
Meet Me on Main set for Saturday, again [Published Stokes News - Aug 14 2014]
King teenager leads police on chase [Published Stokes News - Aug 14 2014]
Fracking inour county [Published Stokes News - Aug 14 2014]
Make the MEC do their job [Published Stokes News - Aug 14 2014]
A sincere thank you! [Published Stokes News - Aug 14 2014]
King man missing in West Virginia [Published Stokes News - Aug 14 2014]
County considering morgue options [Published Stokes News - Aug 13 2014]
King All Stars win District 2 Championship [Published Stokes News - Aug 13 2014]
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