Austin Company, Forbush JROTC donate to military personnel

Austin Company, Forbush JROTC donate to military personnel

Yadkin County-based business, Austin Electrical Enclosures, collected a large variety of leftover Halloween candy and toothbrushes for Operation Grati...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


2016 Holiday memorial ornaments now available

2016 Holiday memorial ornaments now available

Once again this year, Mountain Valley Hospice is selling holiday memorial ornaments that help support its mission, while honoring loved ones who have ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Play areas, trails featured at West Jefferson Park

Play areas, trails featured at West Jefferson Park

West Jefferson Park, formally known as Bowie-Seagraves Municipal Park, has plenty to offer for children and adults alike.The park has up-to-date tenni...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Yadkin County Community Foundation awards Philanthropist of the Year

Yadkin County Community Foundation awards Philanthropist of the Year

The board of advisors of the Yadkin County Community Foundation awarded the Philanthropist of the Year award and hosted the annual dinner on Nov. 1 at...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Crouse Park a place of bluegrass, old-time tunes

Crouse Park a place of bluegrass, old-time tunes

If people hear those old time tunes anywhere near Sparta’s Main Street, there’s a good chance they’re invited to a performance of th...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Sam Brown Park provides opportunity for activities

Sam Brown Park provides opportunity for activities

Home of the Sparta Lions Club, Sam Brown Park sits above Alleghany High School just past the entrance to Davis Field.The park offers plenty of recreat...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Open Air market approaching

Open Air market approaching

The first weekend in December, the Foothills Arts Council will sponsor an Open Air Art Market with artists, music, food and vendors. The market will b...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Carroll park offers plenty of activities

Carroll park offers plenty of activities

Located just off Interstate 77’s Exit 14 in Hillsville, Virginia, the Carroll County Recreation Park offers plenty of activities for young and o...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Veterans Memorial Park in Sparta in planning stages

Veterans Memorial Park in Sparta in planning stages

Veterans Memorial Park is a proposed park in Sparta between Veterans Memorial Highway (Sparta Parkway) and Duncan Street.The 7.5-acre park plans for a...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Germanton Park offers handicap-accessible playground

Germanton Park offers handicap-accessible playground

Drive southwest of Walnut Cove, onto North Carolina Highway 65 and a person will pass a beautifully landscaped park, full of playground equipment, a v...

November 25th, 2016 |