Time travel? Of course it’s possible!

Time travel? Of course it’s possible!

Christmas celebrations come in many forms, including, this year, the graduation from nursing school of one of our granddaughters. As part of a celebra...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

George Burns (East Bend) “We need a drug store and a grocery store. Right now we don’t have a drug store at all and the grocery store we h...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Chamber visits Ireland: Part 2

Yadkin Chamber visits Ireland: Part 2

This is the second of three articles on the Yadkin County Chamber of Commerce’s trip to Ireland. Part one of the series appeared in the Jan. 29 ...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Marching for equality, justice: Why I will be part of the Women’s March on Washington

Marching for equality, justice: Why I will be part of the Women’s March on Washington

This week is an important one for our nation. It is the week we take time to honor Civil Rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.; it is the week a n...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Bobby Todd (Yadkinville) “My wife and we will be attending the ‘Guys and Dolls’ Extravaganza at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center.R...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Annie O’Brien (Yadkinville) “Trump should stop trying to instigate a constitutional crisis, distance himself from hateful and divisive rhe...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Community Commentary

Community Commentary

Faith Trivette (Jonesville) “Two winters ago I was sledding with my cousin. She hit a tree and we thought she broke her leg.”Cole Bauguess...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Snacks to pack for a protest

Snacks to pack for a protest

I typically try to keep this column no more controversial than whether one prefers Hellman’s or Duke’s mayo, but there comes a point in ti...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Marching for equality, justice: Why I will part of the Women’s March on Washington

Marching for equality, justice: Why I will part of the Women’s March on Washington

This week is an important one for our nation. It is the week we take time to honor Civil Rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.; it is the week a n...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Letter to the Editor

To the editor,The Yadkin Arts Council started its 2016-17 Annual Fund Drive on Nov. 1, 2016. Letters requesting a financial contribution were mailed t...

January 12th, 2017 |