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The musical hosts of Carolina in the Fall, the Kruger Brothers, play their popular song about autumn in Wilkes County, "Carolina in the Fall," to an appreciative Carolina Stage audience on Sept. 20 in downtown Wilkesboro.

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An estimated 20,000 people experienced a day of Christian music, testimony and evangelism on Aug. 31 at the third-annual FaithFest on the lower campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro.

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Wilkes County native Ritchie Allen Greer, an independent filmmaker from Los Angeles, returned home to film most of the scenes of his next movie production, "Weekend Warriors." The filming is taking place in various locales from June 10-26. Greer wrote the screenplay with specific locations f…

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A tanker truck caught fire after striking a tree on Thursday, May 9, around 5:15 a.m. near the junction of N.C. 21 and Roaring Gap Church Road in Thurmond. The nearby house also caught fire. The driver told authorities someone ran him off the road, causing the accident. The driver was treate…

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Wilkes County native Shay Martin Lovette (now a resident of Boone) performs a cover of "My Rough and Rowdy Ways," a Jimmie Rodgers tune that Doc Watson recorded for his "Ballads from Deep Gap" album (1967) and later "The Essential Doc Watson" (1973).