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Hunter Crosby Brown, 14, of Wilkesboro passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018, in Washington, D.C. [Read More]
Jennifer Blythe Pait of North Wilkesboro passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018, at Wake Forest Baptist-Wilkes Medical Center. [Read More]
Geneva Marie Smith Johnson died Wednesday, March 14, 2018.  She was born Aug. 15, 1939. [Read More]
Odessa Carolyn Pierce Adams, 79, of Wilkesboro passed away Friday, March 16, 2018, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem. [Read More]
Betty Jane Prevette, 67, of North Wilkesboro died Thursday, March 15, 2018, at her home. She was born Aug. 1, 1950, in Wilkes County to... [Read More]
Robert Coy Huffman, 80, of Purlear passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018, at his home. [Read More]
The N.C. Forest Service issued warning tickets to people responsible for brush debris fires that started wildfires, one Thursday in western Wilkes and the other... [Read More]
Wilkes County is ranked 86th in "length of life" and 66th in "quality of life" among the state's 100 counties in the 2018 edition of... [Read More]
Wilkes County high school students didn't walk out of their classrooms Wednesday for the National School Walkout, but hundreds gathered at 10 a.m. at each... [Read More]
A Virginia man being sought on over 100 felony charges related to dozens of break-ins and larcenies, including thefts of property worth over $45,000 in... [Read More]
A Traphill Elementary School fifth-grader is continuing a Wilkes County tradition by representing North Carolina and the southeastern region at the Elks National Hoop Shoot... [Read More]
Republican Seth Cohn of North Wilkesboro is among seven people—six Republicans and one Democrat—running for two Wilkes County commissioner seats this year. [Read More]
For one game anyway, the last shall be first. [Read More]
East Wilkes used one big inning late to pull away from North Wilkes 10-1 in the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference softball opener for both teams... [Read More]
Shelia Aguilar had a fantastic first 23 minutes of soccer Tuesday night in chilly Ronda. [Read More]
Wilkes Central Head Coach Terry Johnson enters his 18th season in Moravian Falls returning tons of talent in Skylar Brooks and Houston Koon — two... [Read More]
With temperatures hovering around 35 degrees, West Wilkes opened Mountain Valley Athletic Conference play with a 14-2 victory against county rival East Wilkes Wednesday evening... [Read More]
When you're looking for something fun to do each week, check our guide to what's going on in Wilkes County. [Read More]
Johnny V. Mastin Jr., 53, of Ronda passed away Sunday, March 11, 2018, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Mr. Mastin was born Sunday, June... [Read More]
Effective Friday, March 16,, temporary visitor restrictions for children 12 and under in place since Jan. 12 to help control the spread of flu will... [Read More]
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