Stone Mountain News

New books available to check out at Traphill Branch Library include “Killing Season: A Thriller” by Faye Kellerman, “The Last Ballad...

November 15th, 2017 |  


The reunion of two pillars of Cards football

The reunion of two pillars of Cards football

One of the many things on which the Queen Of My Castle has been coaching me is being friendlier to strangers.Friendlier on the trails. Friendlier at c...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Military service leads to serving military and more

Military service leads to serving military and more

I always assumed I would marry a military man. My dad had served. My grandfather had served. Most of my uncles and male cousins had served.It’s ...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Keeping up with the Jonesvilles

Keeping up with the Jonesvilles

It’s time for the Jones family reunion.Not “a” Jones family, but THE Jones family — all 1,646,175 of them in the United States...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

There will be a benefit for the family of Steven and Annie Draughn with dinner and singing at Beulah Land Baptist Church in Roaring River on Saturday,...

November 8th, 2017 |  


A cave might come in handy

A cave might come in handy

I sat down for a break during a trek in tough terrain along Big Elkin Creek. And, whoa, there it was.The cave.I first saw the cave when I was 11. I no...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Warm weather gear suggested with food, other donations

Warm weather gear suggested with food, other donations

As a kid in Ohio, we could never be sure what kind of costume to wear. We had no idea if we would still be sunbathing at the end of October, or if it ...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,Alumni from the Elkin High School Class of 1967 were recently in town to celebrate our 50th high school reunion. We were pleased to see ...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Adam Collins will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church Sunday at 9 a.m. The Mountain Flats Bluegrass group will be singing. Beginning in Novemb...

November 1st, 2017 |  


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 |