House fire on Raccoon Crossing In Jonesville destroys home

House fire on Raccoon Crossing In Jonesville destroys home

JONESVILLE — Thursday afternoon, five fire departments reported to a house fire on Raccoon Crossing Lane in Jonesville. Although no injuries wer...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Conversion from Yadkin Bank to First National Bank took place in Elkin over weekend

Conversion from Yadkin Bank to First National Bank took place in Elkin over weekend

More than just signs changed over the weekend as Yadkin Bank and its clients experienced the conversion to First National Bank.Based in Pittsburgh, Pe...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Students get a taste of the ‘real world’

Students get a taste of the ‘real world’

EAST BEND — Students were able to get a little taste of the “real world” last Friday at Forbush High School. The Real World Program ...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Wildfire risk typically higher from March to May

The N.C. Forest Service is urging residents across the state to think safety and exercise caution during the spring fire season, which typically lasts...

March 16th, 2017 |  


‘Mission Isaac’ raises awareness of kidney dissease

‘Mission Isaac’ raises awareness of kidney dissease

HAMPTONVILLE — An organ donation awareness event is scheduled at the Alpha and Omega Corn Maze on April 8 for a Yadkin County pre-teen facing so...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Circle of Parents group starts in Yadkinville

The Children’s Center is sponsoring a new group, Circle of Parents, which began on Jan. 30. The group meets weekly on Mondays from 5:30 to 7:30 ...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County Community Foundation accepting grant applications

The board of advisors of the Yadkin County Community Foundation is accepting grant applications for projects funded from its community grant making fu...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Easter egg drop at corn maze

Easter egg drop at corn maze

HAMPTONVILLE — The Alpha & Omega Corn Maze will host its second annual Helicopter Egg Drop on April 15. This unique 20-acre agritourism comp...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Elkin High School senior project Bingo and BBQ fundraiser to provide sound equipment for Elkin City Schools

Elkin High School senior project Bingo and BBQ fundraiser to provide sound equipment for Elkin City Schools

On Saturday from 5 to 7:30 p.m., Elkin High School senior Christian Wilson will hold a Bingo and BBQ fundraiser in the Elkin Elementary School cafeter...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Jonesville Town Council holds quick meeting with low attendance

JONESVILLE — Unpleasant weather predictions may have been the cause for the low turnout for the March meeting of the Jonesville Town Council. Wi...

March 14th, 2017 |