NEWS


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Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May
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Donnaha park, Lake Hampton flooded
Son charged with elder abuse of parent

Son charged with elder abuse of parent

The Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office received a request for a welfare check on an elderly resident on Union Cross Church Rd., Yadkinville on April...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Jennifer Redding initiated into Phi Kappa Phi

BATON ROUGE, LA — Jennifer Redding, of Yadkinville, was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest an...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Extended Stop Arms to be installed on school buses in North Carolina

Extended Stop Arms to be installed on school buses in North Carolina

The North Carolina Department of Instruction has just approved 300 additional Extended Stop Arms to be installed on school buses in North Carolina. Th...

April 19th, 2017 updated: April 19th, 2017. |  


Yadkinville man charged with larceny for business break-in

Yadkinville man charged with larceny for business break-in

On April 17, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office received a call from an employee with Briggs Shaffner Company on US Hwy 601 in Yadkinville regar...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Maris Bey earns Girl Scouts’ highest honor

Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont is pleased to announce that Maris Bey, of Yadkinville, earned her Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in ...

April 19th, 2017 |  


‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ opens Friday at Willingham Theatre

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ opens Friday at Willingham Theatre

Yadkin Arts Council’s Willingham Theater proudly presents the stage adaptation of Dave Barry’s and Ridley Pearson’s whimsical novel,...

April 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Spring 2017 scores

PSG softball coaches announced

DURHAM — The Powerade State Games High School Softball Showcase will take place June 20-21 at UNC Greensboro and Carolyn Allen Park in Greensbor...

April 26th, 2017 |  


NCHSAA football championships return to Wallace Wade Stadium in 2017

CHAPEL HILL — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is pleased to announce a partnership with the Triangle Sports Commission (TSC)...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Reynolds defeats Starmount in non-conference play

BOONVILLE — The Starmount High School Lady Rams hosted 4A RJ Reynolds in a non-conference game on Friday night in Boonville. Reynolds took the l...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams take conference win over Cardinals

Lady Rams take conference win over Cardinals

RONDA — The Starmount Lady Rams came out swinging in their 8-3 win over East Wilkes on a rainy Friday night. After a brief rain delay, the Rams ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Starmount softball take win over Elkin

Starmount softball take win over Elkin

BOONVILLE — In a back and forth affair between Starmount Rams and the Elkin Lady Elks, one team was able to prevail to earn a conference victory...

April 24th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


1:11 pm
Updated: 1:12 pm. |    
Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May
2:50 pm |    
Easter egg drop amazes
‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ opens Friday at Willingham Theatre

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ opens Friday at Willingham Theatre

Yadkin Arts Council’s Willingham Theater proudly presents the stage adaptation of Dave Barry’s and Ridley Pearson’s whimsical novel,...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Calendar

April 23-26• Mountain View Baptist Church of Hamptonville will host spring revival with guest speaker, Brother Joel Riley. The Sunday morning se...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Hennings couple celebrates 60th anniversary

Hennings couple celebrates 60th anniversary

Joe and Annette Hennings of East Bend celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on April 13 with their family.The couple’s sons and daughters-in...

April 13th, 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 |  


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