Class action status granted in hospital case

Yadkin County’s legal battle with former Yadkin Valley Hospital operations company HMC/CAH is over, but the battle is just beginning for former ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Y hosts Bright Beginnings

Y hosts Bright Beginnings

Yadkin Family YMCA ensures kids get the school year off to a great start with its Bright Beginnings program. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .n...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Long-time law enforcement officer retires

Long-time law enforcement officer retires

Local law enforcement officer Bill Bates retired on July 31. A Yadkin County native who was raised on a tobacco farm, Bates began working full-time fo...

August 18th, 2016 |  


New ordinance provides peace-of-mind for business owners

New ordinance provides peace-of-mind for business owners

In December, the Yadkin County Board of Commissioners approved an ordinance for a rapid key entry system which will allow for a quicker response to fi...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Yadkin commissioners attend state conference

Yadkin County Board of Commissioners Chairman Kevin Austin was congratulated at the commissioners meeting on Monday evening for being elected to serve...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Up, up and away!

Up, up and away!

EAST BEND — On a lovely Sunday morning in Yadkin County, Captain Jack Ponticelli inflates a small helium balloon and releases it into the air. I...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Clingman announces scholarships

Clingman announces scholarships

RONDA — The Clingman Medical Center Board of Directors recently announced the 2016 recipients of the annual scholarship awards. The board provid...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Clausen named publisher in Mount Airy

Clausen named publisher in Mount Airy

MOUNT AIRY — Ron Clausen has assumed the duties of regional publisher in Mount Airy.In his new position, Clausen will supervise the daily operat...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Tractor accident leads to fatality

RONDA — A retired officer from the North Wilkesboro Police Department was killed Monday in an accident on his property.The Wilkes County Sheriff...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Cruise-in to Boonville

Cruise-in to Boonville

BOONVILLE — This summer the town of Boonville is getting in on the popularity of cruise-ins. Every third Monday the town is inviting local class...

August 11th, 2016 |