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Garnet "Wayne" Harless, 59, of Millers Creek died Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, at Avante at Wilkesboro. [Read More]
Henry Eli "Jack" Shew, 76, of Hendersonville passed away Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at Elizabeth House after an extended illness. [Read More]
Wannetta Manning Tosqui, 66, died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at home in Georgia. She was born in Catawba County on March 30, 1951, to James... [Read More]
Wayne Thomas Steele, 74, died Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at Trinity Elms Assisted Living in Clemmons. He was born to James W. "Jim" Steele and... [Read More]
Wayne "Junior" Roope, 63, of Hays is gone and went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, at Woltz Hospice Home after... [Read More]
Firefighters kept a grass fire from becoming a woods fire and from damaging structures at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountain escarpment in Traphill... [Read More]
David Johnson, 83, of McGrady died Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at Avante at Wilkesboro. He was born Sept. 27, 1934, in Wilkes County to Hubbard... [Read More]
Wilkes County School Superintendent Mark Byrd announced Tuesday evening that schools will operate on a two-hour delay Wednesday due to snow late Tuesday afternoon. [Read More]
James Thomas Yates, 68, of Millers Creek passed away Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, at his home.  ... [Read More]
After a couple of close calls in nonconference play, the West Wilkes Blackhawks earned their first win of the 2017-18 season last Tuesday in their... [Read More]
The offseason was one of change for the East Wilkes boys' basketball team. [Read More]
Competing in triathlons has taken Dallas Handy to a wide variety of places around the world. [Read More]
Eight new members, including a quartet of military veterans, were inducted into the North Wilkes Hall of Fame for the 2017-18 school year on Dec.... [Read More]
Construction is nearly complete on the first phase of Wilkesboro's downtown revitalization, is underway on the Brown's Ford Loop water project and starts soon on... [Read More]
The Wilkes Sheriff's Office arrested a man on Thursday for the felony offense of intentional child abuse and assault on a female. [Read More]
The weather abruptly shifted away from unseasonably warm and dry with the arrival of an arctic blast and snow in Wilkes County on Friday. [Read More]
Conley Call, North Wilkesboro mayor for eight years and the town's fire chief for about 10 years, died on Saturday at age 86. [Read More]
Snowy conditions on Saturday did not deter people from attending the Wilkes Heritage Museum's annual Christmas Open House on Saturday from 10 a.m-4 p.m. [Read More]
There are lessons to draw from a ransomware attack announced by Mecklenburg County government last week. [Read More]
You forgot somebody, didn't you? [Read More]
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