NEWS


1:37 pm
Updated: 10:29 am. |    
Second suspect charged in Capital Bank robbery case
6:48 am |    
First snow storm of 2017
A waterfall of memories

A waterfall of memories

Henry Hutchens stepped carefully down the steep, rocky path leading to a sandy patch of soil on the bank of the North Deep Creek. Directly ahead, wate...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Winter wine event to bring in tourists

This year will make the eighth annual Yadkin Winter Reds wine celebration. This unique two-weekend event was designed to bring visitors to the Yadkin ...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Vietnam is the latest global expansion for Unifi’s REPREVE

GREENSBORO — Unifi, Inc. (UFI: NYSE) continues to expand its global footprint of REPREVE recycled fiber by entering into Vietnam with support fr...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Yadkinville residents face heroin trafficking charges

Yadkinville residents face heroin trafficking charges

Several area residents were arrested on Jan. 5 after the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office and the Yadkinville Police Department executed a search ...

January 9th, 2017 updated: January 9th, 2017. |  


Photography exhibit on display at library

The 2016 “Show Us Your Best” Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the Yadkin County Public Li...

January 6th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


2:38 am |    
Wrestling Roundup
Wrestling Roundup

Wrestling Roundup

KING — On Friday, the West Stokes Wildcats hosted a Quad-Meet with South Stokes, Forbush, and Carver. South Stokes went 3-0 on the evening with ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Local sports briefs

2017 events and campsTri-county baseball camp scheduledElkin High School, along with East Wilkes and Alleghany, are holding a tri-county baseball camp...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Middle-school students can apply for basketball camp scholarships

DOBSON — Surry-Yadkin EMC is giving two local middle school students an opportunity to hit the hardwood alongside their favorite college basketb...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Bears handle sandwich game, sweep Rams

Bears handle sandwich game, sweep Rams

This could have been a serious “trap game” situation for the fifth-ranked Mount Airy boys basketball team. Only the Granite Bears wouldn&#...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

Winter 2016-2017 schedules and results

With winter sports underway, many teams have had a successful start, while others haven’t had the best of luck. Below is the running schedule fo...

January 5th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


11:22 am |    
Snow day baking

What Christmas Means to Me

Forbush Elementary SchoolKayla MatthewsThird GradeChristmas means to me.Christmas is a focus on Jesus’ birthday. Have time with family and frien...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


What Christmas Means to Me

Yadkinville Elementary School Samantha ShoreThird GradeChristmas is a lovely holiday. Children sing carols, decorate trees and open presents. So you m...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


What Christmas Means to Me

Yadkinville Elementary SchoolDebby GunnellExceptional Children’s teacherCool presents are fun to open;Holiday cheer!Reindeer are training for Ch...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


What Christmas Means to Me

Yadkinville Elementary SchoolDebby WyantThird GradeIsabella Vargas: Christmas means being with my family to celebrate and to put up the Christmas tree...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


What Christmas Means to Me

Yadkinville Elementary SchoolShannon BuelinThird GradeBy: Jaken CantrellChristmas means a lot to me because it brings peace and joy. Every year on Chr...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


OPINION


1:13 pm |    

Letter to the Editor

12:03 pm |    
Citizens’ Sentiments
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 |  


Right place but the wrong time

Right place but the wrong time

I borrow the words of the title from a Rhythm and Blues song released in 1973 by artist Dr. John. It is one of my favorite songs; it has a great beat,...

January 5th, 2017 updated: January 5th, 2017. |  


Tales of holiday treasurers

Tales of holiday treasurers

One of my favorite parts of the holiday season is decorating the tree. Now that I’m married I’m lucky to get to decorate two Christmas tre...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Crystal Sprague of Yadkinville — “Christmas to me means that Jesus came and we have the gift of eternal grace. It’s also a time with...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Norma Schoffstall (Elkin) “When we got to the moon.”Greg Hamlin (Roaring River) “Neil Armstrong landing on the moon and the space sh...

December 16th, 2016 |  


The case of the missing pea salad

The case of the missing pea salad

A few weeks ago as I was preparing Thanksgiving dinner, I kept thinking that I was forgetting something. I wasn’t actually forgetting anything, ...

December 15th, 2016 |  


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 |  


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 |  


Ribbon cutting held

Ribbon cutting held

A grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony is held for Yadkin Physical Therapy on Nov. 18 at its new location, 102 Woodlyn Drive in Yadkinville, behi...

November 30th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA