2017 Spring rabies clinic

The Yadkin County Health Department and Yadkin County Humane Society will host a spring rabies clinic on the following dates. Rabies shots are $10. Pe...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Woman charged with assault

Woman charged with assault

On March 17, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Mary Grace Pittman, 23, of Yadkinville, and charged her with one felony count of assaul...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Great State Bank announces special cash dividend and 2016 operating results

The Board of Directors of Great State Bank has declared a special cash dividend of seven cents per share on the company’s common stock. The cash...

March 21st, 2017 |  


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 |  


VIDEO: Yadkin commissioners hold meeting

VIDEO: Yadkin commissioners hold meeting

The Yadkin County Board of Commissioners met Monday. To get a preview, watch today’s video. For full details visit yadkinripple.com or pick up t...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


New bill could give local control for school calendar

Having local control over the school calendar has been a goal for Yadkin County leaders for some time now and thanks to a bill put forth by Representa...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Jonesville Town Council explains recessed meetings, held to discuss personnel issues

JONESVILLE — Citizens have noticed Jonesville Town Council members gathering at times outside of the regular Town Council meetings, which are sc...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Yadkinville Rotary Club gives grant to Yadkin County Library as part of Read Across America celebration

Yadkinville Rotary Club gives grant to Yadkin County Library as part of Read Across America celebration

New books for children are now on the shelves at the Yadkin County Public Library thanks to an annual literacy grant from the Yadkinville Rotary Club....

March 20th, 2017 |  


Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital received Women’s Choice Award for patient safety from Women’s Preferred ranking in the top one percent

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital received Women’s Choice Award for patient safety from Women’s Preferred ranking in the top one percent

On Thursday, Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital celebrated recognition of the culture of safety cultivated by all employees.CEO Paul Hammes congratulated ...

March 19th, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Gathering of the Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail encourages visitors to Elkin as well as Yadkin Valley locals to hit the trails

Gathering of the Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail encourages visitors to Elkin as well as Yadkin Valley locals to hit the trails

Across the state of North Carolina, hikers, bikers and paddlers are gearing up to travel to Elkin for the Gathering of the Friends of the Mountains-To...

March 17th, 2017 |