Rotary’s top man to pay historic visit

Rotary’s top man to pay historic visit

MOUNT AIRY — History will be made early next month when the president of Rotary International comes to Mount Airy, the first such visit ever by ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


New game craze has folks on the ‘Go’

New game craze has folks on the ‘Go’

The newest smartphone-based game app, Pokémon Go, is sweeping the nation and locals are getting in on the action. Since the advent of smart phone...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Christian youth camp spawns tent revival

Christian youth camp spawns tent revival

What began four weeks ago as a Christian youth camp hosted at an area church, has now grown into a full-fledged tent revival at Northwood Baptist Chur...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Local students named to Dean’s List

LEXINGTON, VA, — The following Virginia Military Institute cadets are among those named to the dean’s list for the second semester of acad...

July 20th, 2016 |  


‘Mary Poppins’ opens Saturday

‘Mary Poppins’ opens Saturday

Foothills Theatre’s summer production of “Mary Poppins” opens Saturday, with additional shows slated for next weekend. The play will...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Dinos take over library

Dinos take over library

Though the Yadkin County Public Library has plenty of books on dinosaurs, it’s not very often there are actual dinosaurs roaming among the shelv...

July 20th, 2016 |  


New solar farm coming to Yadkin County

New solar farm coming to Yadkin County

Solar farms are the latest trend in clean energy and Yadkin County is home to several, with more on the way.Area residents and community leaders parti...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Master Gardeners to give advice at farmer’s mart

Master Gardeners to give advice at farmer’s mart

The Yadkin County Extension Master Gardener volunteers will be at the Yadkin Farmers Market on July 26 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. with gardening informatio...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Pearson children a varied group

Pearson children a varied group

The ten children born to NC Supreme Court Justice Richmond Mumford and Mary McClung Williams Pearson from 1833-1852, were a varied group: three boys a...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Sex offender charged

Sex offender charged

Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jackie Mark Creed, 46, of Yadkinville on July 15 and charged him with one felony count of failing to rep...

July 20th, 2016 |