Tribune publication change may be hard but will be good

Tribune publication change may be hard but will be good

Change is hard, especially when it impacts an entire community.It’s fortunate that the first of the year is a time of expected change. People ta...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Stirring the pot in 2017

Stirring the pot in 2017

Did Santa bring you an Elkinopoly board game for Christmas?No? Me neither. Last January on this page I called on them to make a Monopoly game with an ...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Adam Collins will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Jan. 7 at 9 a.m. weather permitting. If Stone Mountain State Park is closed, there wi...

December 26th, 2017 |  


A beginning as miraculous as the end

A beginning as miraculous as the end

Early-morning sunlight jarred the doctor awake. He had thought that he would not be able to sleep at all, so giddy was he to finally reach the city of...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Christmas memories lead to life as Santa

Christmas memories lead to life as Santa

It’s been a while since I woke up and ran into my parents’ room to jump in the bed and wake them up on Christmas morning.You probably thin...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Congratulations to Kolbey Foster for being named junior firefighter of the year at The Traphill Fire Department. Other awards went to Brian McDaniel a...

December 20th, 2017 |  


Turning trash into treasure

Turning trash into treasure

One time we boys in the neighborhood here in the hometown got off on a trading kick. Someone got the idea that we needed to do some horse tradin’...

December 18th, 2017 |  


‘Canes preview upcoming Panthers agony

‘Canes preview upcoming Panthers agony

No one cares about the Carolina Hurricanes outside of Raleigh. That’s been my observation over the years.But it’s time to start paying som...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Acknowledging sorrow during festive season acceptable

Acknowledging sorrow during festive season acceptable

Christmas is not always the time of joy. For some people it’s a time of true and great sadness.I think one of the most obvious reasons to have a...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

There will be a Christmas singing at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Saturday at 3 p.m. The Couch Family and Crabgrass will be singing.The Traphill Mas...

December 6th, 2017 |