Best is yet to come at Tribune

Best is yet to come at Tribune

While going about my duties this weekend several people stopped to ask me about the most recent acquisition of The Tribune by Adams Publishing Company...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Mighty Tory Oak loses war with storm

Mighty Tory Oak loses war with storm

And in a flash, it was gone.We’re getting better at preserving and cherishing our history and heritage around here. A fairly new Elkin trail com...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

There will be a hot dog supper at the BROC meal site in Austin on Friday at 6 p.m. The Crabgrass Bluegrass Band will be singing. The $5 admission char...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Exploring the possibilities at the Reeves

Exploring the possibilities at the Reeves

I wasn’t even at the movies when an older boy opened my eyes to the possibilities at the old Reeves Theater in downtown Elkin.By the time I came...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Choice and regulation form spectrum

Choice and regulation form spectrum

BURLINGTON — Parental choice in education is popular. About a fifth of North Carolina students are educated outside of district-run public schoo...

October 22nd, 2017 |  


Cancer awareness should be about more

Cancer awareness should be about more

Cancer.It’s a word that strikes fear in the hearts of all humans regardless of how we were raised or where we are in our lives.From the moment i...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Birds of a lot of feathers

Birds of a lot of feathers

If the 13th bird landed, I knew I was doomed.I remember little else about that otherwise mundane day. Got up, took a shower, got dressed, had breakfas...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Bobby Trott will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church Sunday at 9 a.m.Welcome Home Missionary Baptist Church on the Traphill Road is having rev...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Goodbye to Elkin’s bank corner

Goodbye to Elkin’s bank corner

Quite a watershed moment is upon us here in the hometown, and unfortunately it’s escaping the notice of most.Elkin’s century-old Bank Corn...

October 16th, 2017 |  


A mostly true story about my brother, what’s his name

A mostly true story about my brother, what’s his name

It was nice growing up with someone like you — someone to lean on, someone to count on… someone to tell on! — AnonymousWe were mean ...

October 11th, 2017 |