NEWS


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First snow storm of 2017
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A waterfall of memories
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Yadkinville residents face heroin trafficking charges

Board approves pay grade changes

The Yadkin County Board of Commissioners held its first meeting of the new year on Tuesday. Kim Harrell, director of human services, gave a brief repo...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County Farm Bureau wins County of Excellence Award

Yadkin County Farm Bureau wins County of Excellence Award

GREENSBORO — Yadkin County Farm Bureau was named the winner of the 2016 County of Excellence Award, Division 2. The county organization was judg...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Libraries to transform with photos

The Northwestern Regional Library is now accepting submissions for its annual traveling photography contest. Approximately 60 to 70 winners of the hun...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Holder receives Microelectronics Center of NC Award

Holder receives Microelectronics Center of NC Award

DOBSON — Dr. Candace Holder, vice president and chief information officer of Surry Community College, was presented with this year’s prest...

December 28th, 2016 |  


Donations of peanut butter, jelly sought

The N.C. Guardian ad Litem programs will kick off an inaugural “Peanut Butter & Jelly Campaign” next week in an attempt to fight food ...

December 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


Rams and Cardinals take on the New Year

Rams and Cardinals take on the New Year

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Rams and the East Wilkes Cardinals met up on Tuesday night to kick off their first conference games of 2017.Men’...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Falcons hold on to beat Cardinals

Falcons hold on to beat Cardinals

RONDA — The East Wilkes Cardinals boys basketball team has had a tough start to its basketball season this year. On Thursday night, the Cardinal...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


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...

December 29th, 2016 |  


Surry baseball teams up with sheriff’s department for food drive

Surry baseball teams up with sheriff’s department for food drive

When Surry Community College’s baseball club teams up with the Surry County Sheriff’s Department, there is no game to be played, but there...

December 28th, 2016 |  


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


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Letter to the Editor

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Citizens’ Sentiments
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Snow day baking
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 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Debra Benifield (Elkin) “My husband is working all the time. The kids make it to the grandparents before we do.”Pam Philips (Courtney) “...

December 8th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


12:08 pm |    
Farm Bureau agents honored
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. |  


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 |  


Hugh Chatham partners with Studer Group to ‘hardwire’ a culture of excellence

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has announced a three-year partnership with Studer Group, an outcomes-based healthcare performance improvement firm bas...

October 12th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA