NEWS


Yadkin citizens to compete in national Senior Games

Yadkin citizens to compete in national Senior Games

Two Yadkin County Senior Citizens were honored at the Monday night meeting of the Yadkin County Board of Commissioners. Margaret Shore and Sam Crowley...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Musicians compete at Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention

Musicians compete at Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention

Talent abounded at the annual Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention held at Yadkinville Elementary on Saturday. Musicians of all ages competed in a varie...

April 17th, 2017 updated: April 17th, 2017. |  


Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention preview

Musicians of all ages performed at the annual Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention in Yadkinville on Saturday. From competitions to jam sessions, the to...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Easter egg drop amazes

Easter egg drop amazes

HAMPTONVILLE — Kids of all ages were having an egg-cellent time at the Alpha & Omega Corn Maze on Saturday. The 20-acre agri-tourism center ...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Fisherman’s body found

Fisherman’s body found

The body of a fisherman who fell overboard on Friday at Lake Hampton has been located. Yadkin County Emergency Services Director Keith Vestal said the...

April 15th, 2017 updated: April 18th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Tiny house takeover
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FHS HOSA competes

The golden year

This year is a very significant year for Forbush High School. Forbush is celebrating its 50th anniversary.Forbush was first built due to a fire at Eas...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Vintage Hollywood — FHS prom

Vintage Hollywood — FHS prom

The 2017 Forbush High School prom was themed “Vintage Hollywood” and took place on April 1. The venue, Bermuda Run Country Club, sported a...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Yadkinville man wins Pro Bass tourney

Yadkinville man wins Pro Bass tourney

Danny Haire, of Yadkinville, won the Pro Bass Fishing League tournament held April 8 on Kerr Lake near Henderson. Haire weighed in a five-fish limit o...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Walters sisters complete basketball season at Guilford

Walters sisters complete basketball season at Guilford

GREENSBORO — Senior Heaven Walters (Starmount) and freshman Miracle Walters (Elkin) recently completed the 2016-2017 season with the Guilford Co...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Campbell and Winebarger pitch no-hitter

WALNUT COVE — The Forbush Falcons baseball team earned a 7-0 win over South Stokes on Monday night. The game was a special one for Tyler Campbel...

April 11th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Easter egg drop amazes
Easter egg drop amazes

Easter egg drop amazes

HAMPTONVILLE — Kids of all ages were having an egg-cellent time at the Alpha & Omega Corn Maze on Saturday. The 20-acre agri-tourism center ...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Calendar

April 14• 7 p.m., Boonville United Methodist Church will present “The Way of the Cross: Walking in the footsteps of Jesus from his trial t...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Calendar

April 8• 2 p.m., Community Easter Egg Hunt for children 12 and younger at First Baptist Church, Yadkinville (across from the Dollar General Stor...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

Students at Forbush High School have been hard at work all semester preparing for their spring musical. May 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. in the school auditori...

March 31st, 2017 |  


The perils of homemade pasta

The perils of homemade pasta

My husband Morgan was given the pasta maker attachment for our Kitchen Aid mixer as a birthday gift. Morgan teases me about how he always seems to get...

March 30th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Tiny men and other things
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Citizens’ Sentiments
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Citizens’ Sentiments
The perils of homemade pasta

The perils of homemade pasta

My husband Morgan was given the pasta maker attachment for our Kitchen Aid mixer as a birthday gift. Morgan teases me about how he always seems to get...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,In 2011, the United States Senate passed a resolution declaring March 30 as “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day.” Since then,...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Keith Vestal (Yadkinville) “Two favorite things are scuba diving and kayak fishing. Especially since we have such a nice lake in Yadkin County t...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Curtis Taylor (Beulah) “Those little Delights.”Steve Owings (State Road) “I really don’t like Girl Scout cookies. The lemon on...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Ann McBride (Yadkinville) “I like Shortbread best.”Leanna Freeman (Yadkinville) “I like the Samoas and my second favorite are the Pe...

March 9th, 2017 |  


The dancing dilemma

The dancing dilemma

The Mexican Hat Dance, most people have probably never heard of it. It’s real and was taught to my third-grade class by our music teacher in 195...

March 9th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Hannah Davis becomes new executive director at Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation

Hannah Davis becomes new executive director at Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation

On Thursday, Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation and the community of Elkin welcomed Hannah Davis as the new executive director.Originally from Laurinb...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Diversified Foam recognized with Pregis award

Pregis recognized the outstanding performance of three Pregis Distributor Program (PDP) members and the top Pregis Fabricator Partner at the eighth an...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Physical Therapy offering K-Laser Class IV Therapeutic Laser Treatments

Debbie Snyder, PT of Yadkin Physical Therapy announced the addition of K-Laser Class IV therapeutic laser treatments for advanced pain relief and enha...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Unifi gets OK from Food And Drug Administration to produce food-grade packaging from recycled bottles

REIDSVILLE — Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI) can now produce its post-consumer recycled PET plastic flake for use in the manufacturing of food-contact a...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Vision Center breaks ground for new office

Yadkin Vision Center breaks ground for new office

A groundbreaking ceremony takes place on Feb. 14 for the new Yadkin Vision Center which will be located on the corner of East Lee Avenue and Van Buren...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA