A ‘wild’ time at Jakes Day

A ‘wild’ time at Jakes Day

The Red Clay Longbeards Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation held its annual Jakes Day for area youth on Saturday. The event is a chance for...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


40th annual Harvest Festival fills the streets

40th annual Harvest Festival fills the streets

It was a glorious fall day for the annual Harvest Festival in downtown Yadkinville on Saturday. Organizers and festival-goers said it was the biggest ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


40th annual Harvest Festival fills the streets

40th annual Harvest Festival fills the streets

It was a glorious fall day for the annual Harvest Festival in downtown Yadkinville on Saturday. Organizers and festival-goers said it was the biggest ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Fundraising for Yadkin Hospice Home nearly complete

Fundraising for Yadkin Hospice Home nearly complete

In December 2015, Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care had a ground-breaking ceremony for Yadkin County’s first inpatient hospice facil...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Starmount student awarded Morrison Scholarship

Starmount student awarded Morrison Scholarship

ELKIN — A senior from Starmount High School was the latest recipient of the Morrison Scholarship prize at this year’s 27th annual Clifford...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Library yard sale a success

Library yard sale a success

EAST BEND — The Friends of the East Bend Library held its annual yard sale over the weekend.“We sold $2,128 worth of things and had $1,510...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Pumpkin festival, regatta, quilt show set for Saturday

Pumpkin festival, regatta, quilt show set for Saturday

Several events and festivals are coming up this weekend, including the 20th annual Pumpkin Festival, the Duck & Turtle Regatta, and the quilt show...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Elkin to hold first beer festival

Elkin to hold first beer festival

Elkin’s inaugural Big Elkin Brewfest is slated for Saturday at the Elkin Municipal Park following the annual downtown Yadkin Valley Pumpkin Fest...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Local gas stations affected by Alabama leak

Local gas stations affected by Alabama leak

Many gas stations in the area are running short of fuel due to the pipeline leak in the Colonial Pipeline’s Line 1, an underground pipeline that...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Reflections on 9/11

Reflections on 9/11

It has been 15 years since nearly 3,000 people lost their lives in the devastating terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, when Islamic terrorists from a...

September 15th, 2016 updated: September 15th, 2016. |