Stone Mountain News

The Summer Reading Program at Traphill Branch Library is in full swing. There will be free bag lunches for children under 18 on Tuesdays and Thursdays...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Look up in the sky … it’s Jed Clampett

Look up in the sky … it’s Jed Clampett

If you fly in your hammock using drones … youuu might be a …It happened in Georgia. Not in Jeff Foxworthy’s Georgia. The other Georg...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

The Summer Reading Program at Traphill Branch Library is in full swing. There will be free bag lunches for children younger than 18 on Tuesdays and Th...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Spying behind enemy lines

Spying behind enemy lines

COURTNEY — I found myself behind enemy lines.I had begged my way into the TV studio of Yadkin Valley Local Television on the other side of Yadki...

July 10th, 2017 |  


Community pride evident after Freedom Fest

Community pride evident after Freedom Fest

What was once a field full of families lay still and quiet in the mist as songs of birds replaced strums of guitars the morning after Freedom Fest.Wha...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Derick Barker will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church Sunday at 9 a.m.The Summer Reading Program at Traphill Branch Library is in full swing....

July 5th, 2017 |  


A tale of liberty for the Fourth

A tale of liberty for the Fourth

The first of four annual, patriotic, fictional short stories.The private from the Virginia foothills stood at attention as the general addressed the m...

July 3rd, 2017 |  


How Do You Like Those Apples? American independence celebrations lead to revolutionary thoughts

How Do You Like Those Apples? American independence celebrations lead to revolutionary thoughts

As the celebration of American independence approaches, thoughts of where we came from as a country stir to the forefront.How often have we forgotten ...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Adam Collins will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church Sunday at 9 a.m.The Summer Reading Program at Traphill Branch Library is in full swing. ...

June 28th, 2017 |  


And you thought they only said baaa

And you thought they only said baaa

They were having one of those fun runs for charity in Germany last month. You know, where they have a cross-country track meet and someone asks/strong...

June 26th, 2017 |