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Wilkes County profiles: Presley Barker

Over the past decade, music fans have watched Presley Barker grow up behind the mic, maturing from a young guitar-picking prodigy to an 18-… Read more

Wilkesboro apartments must pass inspections or be demolished

The Wilkesboro Town Council on Monday unanimously approved an agreement with a local landlord that outlines the process by which an 11-unit… Read more

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Shoe repair shop finds strong demand

A woman who recently opened a shoe repair shop in North Wilkesboro is an anomaly in an industry dominated by men. Read more

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Reynolds wins 'Best in Show' in Overview

A photographer from Wilkesboro took Best in Show in the Wilkes Art Gallery’s 42nd annual Blue Ridge Overview Juried Photography Competition… Read more

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Obituaries

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Betty Jarvis Pardue

Betty Jarvis Pardue, 83, of Wilkesboro passed away Feb. 6, 2023, at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist in Winston-Salem, surrounded by her f… Read more

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Lawrence Elledge

Lawrence no-middle-name Elledge, 70, of Wilkesboro told his last corny joke and wild tale on Jan. 31, 2023. Read more

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Sandra Kay Knight

Sandra Kay Knight, 79, of Wilkesboro, passed away Sunday, Feb. 5, 2023, at Atrium Health-Wake Forest Baptist-Wilkes Medical Center. She was… Read more

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Dr. Harold Dean Simpson Sr.

Dr. Harold Dean Simpson Sr. was born July 12, 1934, just north of Berry, Ala. He grew up on a farm and graduated from Berry High School. De… Read more

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Sherry Lynette Stanley

Sherry Lynette Stanley, 48, of North Wilkesboro passed away Feb. 3, 2023, at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist-Winston-Salem. Read more

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Hawk hoopsters edge Eagles 75-74

The West Wilkes varsity boys edged their hardwood rival Wilkes Central in Millers on Friday, 75-74. Read more

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West girls drop Central 52-43

The West Wilkes varsity girls won their first league game of the hardwood season on Friday night, turning back Wilkes Central, 52-43, in Mi… Read more

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