Separated By Fire, Man Launches Wrenching Search For His Wife NPR Editor's note: This story contains some disturbing details that may be upsetting. Since the deadly Camp Fire barreled into the Northern California town of Paradise, Jim Knaver, who is in his 60s, has barely slept or eaten. The elementary school teacher ...
Plans for downtown storm water explained
Measures planned to keep storm water runoff from entering buildings in a downtown area that includes the intersection of Ninth and Main streets in North ... More 12:00pm, November 16, 2018
Page now in interim WTA post
A former Wilkes County manager who returned to that position here on an interim basis in early October is now serving as interim executive director ... More 12:00pm, November 16, 2018
Wilkes County is located in North Carolina The U S Census listed the county's population at the U S Census listed the population at Its county seat is Wilkesboro The county was formed in from parts of Surry County and Washington District now Washington County Tennessee The first session of the county court was held in John Brown's house near what is today Brown's Ford The act creating the county became effective on February and the county celebrates its anniversary as February It was named for the English political radical John Wilkes who lost his position as Lord Mayor of ... click here for more of Wilkes County's history