Jr. Beta Club from Elkin Middle School provides bike to Elkin Police to help monitor Mountains-To-Sea, Overmountain Victory and other local trails with assistance from Downtown BMX Mountain Trail Bike Shop

Jr. Beta Club from Elkin Middle School provides bike to Elkin Police to help monitor Mountains-To-Sea, Overmountain Victory and other local trails with assistance from Downtown BMX Mountain Trail Bike Shop

The Elkin Municipal Park was alive with more than just the normal first day of spring traffic as the Elkin Middle School gathered to watch the Jr. Bet...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Pastures need a facelift?

With the lack of moisture and ill-timed cold snaps, pasture grasses have taken a beating the last couple of years. Livestock have tried to graze short...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Personality Profile: Judge Valerie Zachary

Personality Profile: Judge Valerie Zachary

Women have been inspiring other women to achieve great things for countless generations. In honor of Women’s History Month, and the 50th anniver...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Advocating for seniors citizens

CHAPEL HILL — The North Carolina Senior Tar Heel Legislature (NCSTHL) held its first meeting of 2017 on March 14 and 15. The focus, as it is eve...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Board approves new rabies control measures

Board approves new rabies control measures

Boy Scout Troop 683 lead the pledge of allegiance on Monday night at the Yadkin County Board of Commissioners meeting. The commissioners thanked the S...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Sex offender charged with indecent exposure

Sex offender charged with indecent exposure

Yadkinville Police arrested a registered sex offender Monday as a result of multiple reports of indecent exposure at a local supermarket.Travis Gregor...

March 21st, 2017 |  


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 |