NEWS


Councilwoman Denise D. Adams to run for Fifth Congressional District seat in 2018

Councilwoman Denise D. Adams to run for Fifth Congressional District seat in 2018

WINSTON-SALEM — Denise D. Adams, who represents the North Ward on the Winston-Salem City Council, will run for the Fifth Congressional District ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


65 years of volunteer and public service

65 years of volunteer and public service

A formal reception on Thursday honored Juanita M. Bryant of Boonville and Raleigh, for 65 years of volunteer and public service to North Carolina. Her...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County Library News

Preschool Storytime will be held on Thursdays at 10 a.m. at the library. Preschool Storytime is for preschoolers, ages 2 to 5, and is free and open to...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Farm Bureau offers scholarship for ag students

The Yadkin group of North Carolina Farm Bureau has announced it will be offering scholarships for agricultural students.“I am pleased that Yadki...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Sex offender faces new charge

Sex offender faces new charge

On Tuesday, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Derrick Evan Warden, 31, of East Bend, and charged him with one count of a sex offender ...

February 8th, 2017 |  


New florist shop now open in Yadkinville

New florist shop now open in Yadkinville

A ribbon cutting ceremony is held recently for DishGardenArt Florist located at 501 E. Main St. next to Southern Bride in Yadkinville. .neFileBlock { ...

February 7th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Eagles down Forbush, advance to semis

Eagles down Forbush, advance to semis

DOBSON — Surry Central’s boys’ basketball team won’t know until the weekend if it will return to the NCHSAA 2A state playoffs ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

The final regular season basketball games have been played and the teams are now getting ready for conference tournaments and playoffs. Final scores f...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Lady Cards take a win over Starmount

Lady Cards take a win over Starmount

RONDA — The East Wilkes Lady Cardinals basketball team made the most of its first-round MVAC tournament game on Thursday night. The Cards hosted...

February 11th, 2017 |  


PSG registration now open for softball

GREENSBORO — The 2017 Powerade States Games are fast approaching and the schedules, venues, and the coaches for each division have been named. F...

February 9th, 2017 |  


MVAC All Conference wrestling recipients named

MVAC All Conference wrestling recipients named

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference released the All Conference and Honorable Mention recipients for the 2016-2017 wrestling season. Elkin, East W...

February 9th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Yadkin County United Fund funding meeting March 2

All 501(c)(3) organizations wishing to apply for 2018 Funding from Yadkin County United Fund are asked to attend a mandatory application distribution ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Dowell-Smith to wed in June

Dowell-Smith to wed in June

Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Rhyne Dowell of Yadkinville announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea Danielle Dowell, to Preston Clayton Smith, son of Mr....

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

YADKINVILLE — During the recent Annual Meeting of Yadkin County Farm Bureau area farm leaders were recognized. The organization awards three ser...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Calendar

Jan. 31• 6 p.m. - 8 p.m., Hidden Dangers at Home, sponsored by NC Cooperative Extension and the Yadkin County Fire Marshal, at the Agricultural ...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Snow day baking

Snow day baking

It really looked a lot like winter this weekend. I confess I have mixed emotions about this. I much prefer warmer temperatures, sunny skies and green ...

January 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Citizens’ Sentiments
Marching for equality, justice: Why I will be part of the Women’s March on Washington

Marching for equality, justice: Why I will be part of the Women’s March on Washington

This week is an important one for our nation. It is the week we take time to honor Civil Rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.; it is the week a n...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Bobby Todd (Yadkinville) “My wife and we will be attending the ‘Guys and Dolls’ Extravaganza at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center.R...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Annie O’Brien (Yadkinville) “Trump should stop trying to instigate a constitutional crisis, distance himself from hateful and divisive rhe...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Faith Trivette (Jonesville) “Two winters ago I was sledding with my cousin. She hit a tree and we thought she broke her leg.”Cole Bauguess...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Snacks to pack for a protest

Snacks to pack for a protest

I typically try to keep this column no more controversial than whether one prefers Hellman’s or Duke’s mayo, but there comes a point in ti...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Marching for equality, justice: Why I will part of the Women’s March on Washington

Marching for equality, justice: Why I will part of the Women’s March on Washington

This week is an important one for our nation. It is the week we take time to honor Civil Rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.; it is the week a n...

January 18th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Notary public classes offered this winter

DOBSON — Many businesses are required to have notarized signatures as a part of their normal business activity, and therefore employ persons who...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


Certified physician assistant joins Jonesville Family Medical Center

Certified physician assistant joins Jonesville Family Medical Center

JONESVILLE — Cornerstone Health Care has announced Certified Physician Assistant Mary Keller has joined the Jonesville Family Medical Center wit...

December 22nd, 2016 updated: December 22nd, 2016. |  


Farm Bureau agents honored

Farm Bureau agents honored

The annual meeting of the North Carolina Farm Bureau Federation was held Dec. 4-6 at the Sheraton Four Seasons and Joseph S. Koury Convention Center i...

December 21st, 2016 |  


Business After Hours held

Business After Hours held

Guests enjoy a Yadkin County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours on Dec. 6, hosted by the Hospice & Palliative Care Center.Guests enjoy a Yad...

December 15th, 2016 |  


New office opens

New office opens

A ribbon cutting was held Dec. 1 for River Valley Eye Associates, located at 953 S. State St. in Yadkinville. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } ....

December 15th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA