Yadkin Ripple- RSS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/ http://yadkinripple.com/ Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:13:54 EST 1800 Artists depict happiness at new exhibit http://yadkinripple.com/news/arts-home_top-news/327587/Artists-depict-happiness-at-new-exhibit YADKINVILLE — The Yadkin Arts Council fourth annual Juried Art Show opened on July 11 with more than 70 pieces of art in a variety of mediums such as oil, pastel, water color, mixed media, acrylic, wood, glass and steel. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local Y offers special $1 joining fee http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-news/327753/Local-Y-offers-special-$1-joining-fee YADKINVILLE — The Yadkin Family YMCA is collecting backpacks and school supplies to help students start the school year ready to learn. Now through Aug. 15, new members can join the Y for just $1 joining fee when they donate a new backpack. All... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Canning recipes http://yadkinripple.com/news/athome-community_news-lifestyle-food/314549/Canning-recipes The following research-based recipes are taken from the USDA website, Complete Guide to Home Canning, published by the National Center for Home Food Preservation. Always use a source that is research based for your canning recipes. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Crossroads making WIC better http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-athome-community-community_news-health/313571/Crossroads-making-WIC-better YADKINVILLE — The Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) is getting a technological makeover. The North Carolina (NC) Crossroads WIC System, a model information system using modern web technology, is replacing the... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Yadkinville native earns master’s degree http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements/314180/Yadkinville-native-earns-masters-degree WINSTON-SALEM — Spencer Kayla Ashley graduated from Wake Forest University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences on May 19 with a Master of Arts degree in mathematics. Wake Forest is a private university located in Winston-Salem and is... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ opens Friday night http://yadkinripple.com/news/arts-community-community_news-home_top-news/314788/Little-Shop-of-Horrors-opens-Friday-night ELKIN — The cast members, musicians and directors of “Little Shop of Horrors” are putting the final touches on the show this week as they prepare for opening night. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Preserving Summers Bounty — Part 1 http://yadkinripple.com/news/athome-community_news-lifestyle-food/313691/Preserving-Summers-Bounty--Part-1 Gardens and farmers markets are overflowing with delicious summer vegetables. Why not save some vegetables and fruits for the months ahead? Unless foods are preserved, microorganisms such as mold, yeast and bacteria will cause spoilage soon after... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Births http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-births/306858/Births Kallie Rose SaundersLinkoln Saunders announced the birth of her sister, Callie Rose, on June 1 at 1:08 p.m. at Forsyth Medical Center, weighing 4 pounds, 7 ounces, and measuring 17 inches in... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Shores celebrate 50 years http://yadkinripple.com/news/anniversaries/313491/Shores-celebrate-50-years Carl and Dorothy Shore of Yadkinville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 28 at Maplewood Baptist Church fellowship hall with a catered dinner. They were married June 27, 1964, at First Baptist Church in Yadkinville. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Pierce-McGhee exchange vows in Trinity church http://yadkinripple.com/news/weddings/312948/Pierce-McGhee-exchange-vows-in-Trinity-church Linda Ann Pierce of Trinity and Trenton Dale McGhee of Mooresville were united in marriage in a 2 p.m. ceremony on May 10, 2014, at Poplar Ridge Friends Meeting in Trinity, with the Rev. Wayne L. Byrd, uncle of the bride, officiating. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Yadkin proclaimed a ‘Purple Heart’ county http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/324934/Yadkin-proclaimed-a-Purple-Heart-county YADKINVILLE — On Monday, the Yadkin County commissioners approved a proclamation declaring Yadkin County a Purple Heart County. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rams finish high in Wachovia Cup Standings http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/306484/Rams-finish-high-in-Wachovia-Cup-Standings Elkin and Starmount have finished as the top two public schools in the Wachovia Cup Standings for 1A high schools in North Carolina. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Three arrested on drug charges http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter-news/311422/Three-arrested-on-drug-charges YADKINVILLE — Detectives with the Yadkinville Police Department and Yadkin County Sheriff's Office have charged three individuals in connection with the sale of cocaine. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Faster, easier website unveiled today http://yadkinripple.com/news/notice_box/329564/Faster-easier-website-unveiled-today The Yadkin Ripple is today unveiling a significant upgrade of its website, making yadkinripple.com easier to navigate, faster to load and more effective for advertisers. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Brannon wins primary run-off http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/324427/Brannon-wins-primary-run-off RALEIGH — Candidate Josh Brannon claimed the victory in the democratic primary run-off for the 5th Congressional District. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ross Bailes wins again (and again) at Friendship http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/310658/Ross-Bailes-wins-again-(and-again)-at-Friendship ELKIN — Ross Bailes won for the third and fourth times this season at Friendship Motor Speedway, claiming both $1,000 Southeastern Crate Association Late Model features early Sunday morning. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 48 years and still running strong http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/325848/48-years-and-still-running-strong GERMANTON — Bill Tesh started racing in June of 1966 — just more than 48 years ago. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Two charged in stolen vehicle case http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter-news/303436/Two-charged-in-stolen-vehicle-case HAMPTONVILLE — On July 15, the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office was contacted by Raleigh International Airport Police Department to check for a stolen vehicle that was possibly located in Yadkin County. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fire damages new home at Flint Hill Vineyards http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/302091/Fire-damages-new-home-at-Flint-Hill-Vineyards EAST BEND — Area firefighters responded to a blaze at a home under construction at 2133 Flint Hill Road early Thursday morning. The home is on the property of Flint Hill Vineyards. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Starmount grad wants to play as long as he can http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/302664/Starmount-grad-wants-to-play-as-long-as-he-can SANTA BARBARA, California — Dillon Dobson, the former Starmount standout and current Appalachian State University standout, is soaking in the sun a bit more as a member of the Santa Barbara Foresters in the California Collegiate League this... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST