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 |  


America, let’s make a deal

America, let’s make a deal

I walked in and caught her. The sight shocked, disappointed and distressed me.I caught her watching one of those weekday TV game shows. I remembered t...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Elkins residents presented with opportunity for Primal Scream Therapy

Elkins residents presented with opportunity for Primal Scream Therapy

On Saturday, downtown Elkin will host an event that is not only unusual for the town, but, for many, unexpected and maybe even unwanted.Even some of u...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Derick Barker will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church Sunday at 9 a.m.Old Roaring River Baptist Church, located at 13932 Longbottom Road, Tra...

October 4th, 2017 |  


At least we’re not Bigfoot Marion

At least we’re not Bigfoot Marion

The next time you begin to think that we go a little overboard here in the hometown. That we tend to get a little silly over giant pumpkins that they ...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

There will be a benefit hot dog, BBQ and Bingo for Joe Murzin on Saturday at North Wilkes Middle School from 3 to 8 p.m. Joe has been out of work for ...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Political protests can lead to positive change personally

Political protests can lead to positive change personally

Weekends used to be something to look forward to, but for many people they have ended with such dissent that they look on them with a touch a dread.Su...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Country folks can’t bear this

Country folks can’t bear this

An after-summer review of all of the bear stories that have been flying around is drawing me to an eerie conclusion: Folks out here in the country are...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Pumpkin Festival marks first year

Pumpkin Festival marks first year

As the Yadkin Valley Pumpkin Festival once again approaches, it is, for me, a time of reflection.One of the reasons we chose Elkin was because of the ...

September 22nd, 2017 |