Job fair scheduled for March 24 at Yadkin Center

Around 15 different companies will be recruiting future employees at a job fair on March 24 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Yadkin Center of Surry Communit...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Great State Bank opens in Yadkinville

Great State Bank opens in Yadkinville

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Great State Bank on Feb. 28 at 516 Hawthorne Drive in Yadkinville. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFi...

March 7th, 2017 |  


The Jonesville Historical Society to hold Spring Fling fundraiser at the Yadkin Valley Senior Center

JONESVILLE — On Saturday, the Jonesville Historical Society will hold a spring fling at the Yadkin Valley Senior Center.At 5 p.m. for $7 a plate...

March 7th, 2017 updated: March 8th, 2017. |  


Local author Matthew Miller presented publishing workshop at Elkin Public Library

Local author Matthew Miller presented publishing workshop at Elkin Public Library

Local residents learned The Art of Publishing from author and publisher Matthew Miller over the weekend at the Elkin Public Library.Three sessions wer...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Former EMS building to be demolished

The Yadkin County Board of Commissioners approved several contracts at the meeting on Monday. A contract with Nvizion for full color signs for the rec...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Town of Elkin prepares for Gathering of the Friends of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail

Town of Elkin prepares for Gathering of the Friends of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail

Chip McGrady assists Randy Gilliam as he hangs signs welcoming to Elkin the 300-plus visitors expected for the Gathering of the Friends of the Mountai...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Fairground Road to Main Street cut-through now closed

Fairground Road to Main Street cut-through now closed

EAST BEND — An unnamed street behind the former East Bend Library building is now closed. The paved area has been used as a cut through from Fai...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Students prepare ‘stone soup’ at Yadkin Valley Community School

Students prepare ‘stone soup’ at Yadkin Valley Community School

ELKIN — Students at the Yadkin Valley Community School prepared a special soup last week with a recipe based upon a folktale. The school’s...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Boonville Elementary presents ‘Aladdin’

Boonville Elementary presents ‘Aladdin’

BOONVILLE — On March 17, 18 and 19, students from Boonville Elementary School will transport audiences to the mystical Arabian desert with a jun...

March 7th, 2017 updated: March 9th, 2017. |  


Updated: Community remembers former Elkin mayor, Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital advocate, Eagle Scout, UNC Alum Dr. Jim Harrell upon his death

Updated: Community remembers former Elkin mayor, Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital advocate, Eagle Scout, UNC Alum Dr. Jim Harrell upon his death

Residents of the Elkin area are mourning the loss of community leader and former Elkin mayor Dr. Jim Harrell Sr. following his death Monday afternoon....

March 7th, 2017 updated: March 7th, 2017. |