Community asked to Stuff the Bus

Community asked to Stuff the Bus

Shortly after Farando “Sly” Best moved to Elkin eight years ago he decided to start I Support My Community, an organization that does exac...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Christmas comes to East Bend

Christmas comes to East Bend

EAST BEND — There was more than just a chill in the air when the community of East Bend gathered together to welcome the holiday season with the...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Board approves Charters of Freedom monument

Board approves Charters of Freedom monument

The Nov. 21 meeting of the Yadkin County commissioners began with Girl Scout Troop 2381, comprised of young ladies from around the county, leading the...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Appalachian High Country AVA becomes North Carolina’s fifth official wine region

BANNER ELK — The Appalachian High Country AVA has officially become North Carolina’s fifth American Viticultural Area. Grape growers and w...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Donations needed for Salvation Army stockings

The Salvation Army is collecting items for Christmas stockings to present to Yadkin County children in need. Yadkin SA stockings are available at The ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Ribbon cutting held

Ribbon cutting held

A grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony is held for Yadkin Physical Therapy on Nov. 18 at its new location, 102 Woodlyn Drive in Yadkinville, behi...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Fire damages Boonville duplex

Fire damages Boonville duplex

BOONVILLE — Firefighters responded to a two-alarm fire Wednesday morning at a duplex at 101 Johnson St., just behind the Divine Redeemer Catholi...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Musicals, parades, tree lightings and more

A cast of local performers will bring the Christmas story to life this weekend with a performance of “Rejoice!” at the Yadkin Cultural Art...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Habitat gives thanks

Habitat gives thanks

The sun was not as bright as the smiles on the faces of the newest recipients of Habitat for Humanity homes Sunday.After more than 350 hours of hard w...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Cookies help fund band

Cookies help fund band

Dewey’s Moravian baked goods have been a traditional part of North Carolina holidays since 1930 when Dewey G. Wilkerson first opened his bakery ...

November 30th, 2016 |