Yadkin Ripple- RSS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/ http://yadkinripple.com/ Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:34:07 EST 1800 Yadkin County Extension and Community Association honors volunteers http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-news/3576837/Yadkin-County-Extension-and-Community-Association-honors-volunteers YADKINVILLE — On April 10, the Yadkin County Extension and Community Association celebrated their accomplishments for 2013 at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Five charged with drug trafficking http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/3564465/Five-charged-with-drug-trafficking HAMPTONVILLE — Five suspects were charged on March 31 with a variety of drug-related offenses, according to information provided by the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Candidate for sheriff has past felony conviction http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/3576029/Candidate-for-sheriff-has-past-felony-conviction A candidate running in the Republican primary for the office of Yadkin County sheriff has a prior felony conviction that could affect at least one aspect of his role if elected to serve as sheriff. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Two Republicans in primary election for Clerk of Court http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/3560267/Two-Republicans-in-primary-election-for-Clerk-of-Court On the primary ballot in May, two candidates are running on the Republican ticket to serve as the next clerk of Superior Court for Yadkin County. There are no candidates running on the Democrat ticket. Wayne Dixon has served in the role for the past... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Four Republicans in primary race for sheriff http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/3571613/Four-Republicans-in-primary-race-for-sheriff In what will likely be one of the most talked about political races in the county, four Republicans will duke it out in the May primary election for Yadkin County sheriff. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bride weds at workplace http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/3563824/Bride-weds-at-workplace YADKINVILLE — On Friday, bride Haley Hawkins walked down the aisle, not in a church, a park or a banquet hall, but at her workplace. Hawkins and her fiance Robert Lockwood moved to the area from Clinton nearly two years ago and Hawkins began... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Kruger Brothers to headline music festival http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/3570240/Kruger-Brothers-to-headline-music-festival The Kruger Brothers will be featured as the headlining act at this year's Elkin Valley Fiddlers By The River traditional roots music festival scheduled May 10, beginning at 11 a.m. and continuing until 7 p.m., at the Elkin Municipal... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Walkertown game ‘a broken record’ for Starmount http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/3568494/Walkertown-game-a-broken-record-for-Starmount MOUNT AIRY — “It's a broken record,” Starmount Coach Josh Pardue said after his Rams lost to Walkertown, 10-5, Saturday in the opening game of the ALS Benefit in Memory of Craig Hunter event at Mount Airy High School... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/3534073/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule Tuesday, April 8BaseballStarmount at East Wilkes, ppd. to April 9Forbush at Carver, ppd.Women's SoccerEast Wilkes 4, Starmount 0 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Roselli Foods releases new image of ‘Granny’ http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-home_top-localnews1-news/3575506/Roselli-Foods-releases-new-image-of-Granny Roselli Foods of Pilot Mountain announced a branding change to Granny Roselli's Original Salad Dressing. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Suspect sells car, allegedly steals it back http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter-news/3581740/Suspect-sells-car-allegedly-steals-it-back JONESVILLE — A resident from Mount Airy is facing charges for allegedly stealing a vehicle from a victim he originally sold his car to. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Area youth compete in district 4-H competition http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/3570215/Area-youth-compete-in-district-4-H-competition ELKIN — The North Central District 4-H Activity Day was held Saturday at Elkin High School. There were 180 youth participating in the day, some competing in a talent show and others presenting in categories ranging from food and nutrition to... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Motorcyclist charged with reckless driving http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-news/3563241/Motorcyclist-charged-with-reckless-driving YADKINVILLE —A Yadkinville teen faces charges after allegedly driving recklessly.Caleb Haydn Whitman, 19, of Yadkinville, was arrested on April 4 on several charges relating to reckless driving. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Two men arrested for multiple firearm larcenies http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter-community_news-news/3577093/Two-men-arrested-for-multiple-firearm-larcenies YADKINVILLE — The Yadkin County Sheriff's Office reported that on June 14, a report was made from Parker Road, East Bend, that a residence had been broken into and several guns had been taken. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Man charged with breaking and entering http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-news/3576894/Man-charged-with-breaking-and-entering YADKINVILLE — On April 14, deputies with the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office arrested Tracy Lee Cline, 47, Hamptonville, and charged him with one count felony breaking and entering. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Sports Roundup http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/3563227/Sports-Roundup STATESVILLE — Forbush scored four times in the 10th inning to defeat host West Iredell Thursday. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Coach optimistic despite inconsistencies http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/3573010/Coach-optimistic-despite-inconsistencies EAST BEND — Three weeks ago Forbush baseball was 5-0. There was room for improvement, but it was still a good start.Now the Falcons are 3-4 in their last seven heading into the second half of the season. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Students have ‘time of their lives’ at Forbush Prom http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/3570858/Students-have-time-of-their-lives-at-Forbush-Prom Forbush students are having the “time of their lives” at their prom held Saturday at the Village Inn in Clemmons. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Elkin recruits for Adopt-A-Street http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-localnews1-news/3259441/Elkin-recruits-for-Adopt-A-Street Town officials are seeking volunteers for a litter program that will help toward beautification of streets owned by the town. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Students battle over books http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/3259563/Students-battle-over-books Students from Elkin Elementary School recently participated in a district Elementary Battle of the Books program held by the North Carolina School Library Media Association (NCSLMA). Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST