Yadkin Ripple- RSS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/ http://yadkinripple.com/ Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:40:15 EST 1800 Two fatal wrecks in Yadkinville http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50801909/Two-fatal-wrecks-in-Yadkinville YADKINVILLE — A wreck on Lone Hickory Road last Tuesday claimed the life of 18-year Elijah Maness. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:37:15 EST Howell-Lin unite in marriage http://yadkinripple.com/news/weddings/50814550/Howell-Lin-unite-in-marriage Dr. Julia Kathryn Howell of Yadkinville and Mr. James Wei-Jung Lin of Chapel Hill were married on Sept. 11 at her parents' home in Yadkinville. The Honorable Magistrate Thomas Zachary Helms officiated. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:30:06 EST Wizards wow Yadkin County fans http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/50801268/Wizards-wow-Yadkin-County-fans EAST BEND — The young and the young-at-heart enjoyed a unique sporting event last Saturday night at Forbush High School as the Yadkin All-stars took on the world famous Harlem Wizards basketball team. Similar to another famous team hailing from... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:10:11 EST Rams batter Cardinals, 8-3 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50817039/Rams-batter-Cardinals-8-3 BOONVILLE — Bryan Jiménez recorded three goals and Ulises López added two as Starmount defeated East Wilkes, 8-3, Monday in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference game. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:06:06 EST (No heading) http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50815929/ *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, September 23VolleyballStarmount 3, North Wilkes 1North Surry 3, Forbush 0 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:31:31 EST Local sports roundup http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50749349/Local-sports-roundup EAST BEND — North Surry quieted the home crowd with a 3-0 win over Forbush on Pink Night Sept. 23 in honor of longtime Forbush volleyball supporter Debbie Greene, who died of multiple myeloma April 4. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:22:07 EST Grace Clinic welcomes Yadkin Valley residents for open house http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50748975/Grace-Clinic-welcomes-Yadkin-Valley-residents-for-open-house ELKIN — Grace Clinic is one of more than 80 free clinics taking part in a statewide Open House sponsored by the North Carolina Association of Free Clinics (NCAFC) in partnership with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:53:03 EST Holder, Call among Friendship winners http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50800918/Holder-Call-among-Friendship-winners Winners Saturday night at Friendship Speedway were Keith Holder (Limited Sportsman); Chad Call (Super Stock 4); Buck Stevens (Open Wheel Modifieds); Neil Morgan (SeCA Crate Late Model); Jody Miller (Renegades); Randy Powell (Xtreme Stock 4); and... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:01:06 EST Elkin wins Battle of the Bridge http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50801476/Elkin-wins-Battle-of-the-Bridge Kody King scored three touchdowns as Elkin stunned Starmount, 26-0, in the Battle of the Bridge at Grissom Stadium Friday night. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:01:03 EST Glory Days brings people together http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50771564/Glory-Days-brings-people-together YADKINVILLE — The annual Glory Days Show held at 2937 Radiator Road at the home of Charles and Gina Neal drew a large crowd of locals and visitors who seemed thrilled with a tractor, lawnmower, classic car and engine show and especially the... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:36:12 EST NCDOT to close lane of I-77 in Yadkin County for pavement improvements http://yadkinripple.com/news/breaking_news-home_top/50798672/NCDOT-to-close-lane-of-I-77-in-Yadkin-County-for-pavement-improvements JONESVILLE — Beginning tonight, the N.C. Department of Transportation will work to improve a stretch of Interstate 77 Southbound in Yadkin County south of Jonesville. A lane closure will be in place starting at 7 p.m. from mile markers 73-76 for... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:44:12 EST ‘Dig Teal’ Thursday night at Starmount http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50623746/Dig-Teal-Thursday-night-at-Starmount BOONVILLE — Starmount will honor former standout volleyball and basketball player Meme Mckensie Brown when they host Elkin for varsity and junior varsity volleyball Thursday. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 01:01:10 EST Officer receives highest certification http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50748820/Officer-receives-highest-certification RALEIGH — Officer Allen Grant Day of the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office was awarded the Advanced Deputy Professional Law Enforcement Certificate by the North Carolina Sheriffs' Education and Training Standards Commission on Sept. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 09:51:08 EST Volleyball team continues fight against ovarian cancer this weekend http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50784936/Volleyball-team-continues-fight-against-ovarian-cancer-this-weekend BREVARD, N.C. For the Brevard volleyball team, Friday and Saturday represent much more than just two of the most important conference matches of the season. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:35:11 EST Yadkinville Class of 1964 reunites http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50688728/Yadkinville-Class-of-1964-reunites YADKINVILLE — The 1964 graduation class of Yadkinville High School held its 50th reunion on July 26 at Lone Hickory Arena. Thirty-four classmates attended along with several guests. Also attending were four faculty members and their spouses, Roy... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:24:06 EST What’s new at New Horizons http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50720696/Whats-new-at-New-Horizons What an adventure we had last week at New Horizons Adult Day Services, Inc. We toured the new Tractor Brown's Museum and Event Center owned by local businessman Nolan Brown. The museum is located on School Bus Garage Road in Yadkinville. If any... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:09:13 EST Prescription drug theft charge made http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter/50736845/Prescription-drug-theft-charge-made YADKINVILLE — Stephanie Dawn Wilkins, 38, of Yadkinville, was arrested by Yadkin County Sheriff's deputies on Sept. 19 and charged with one count felony larceny. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:53:04 EST Amazing Grazing workshop held http://yadkinripple.com/news/news-news_agricultural/50736496/Amazing-Grazing-workshop-held Most pastures in this area are comprised of Kentucky 31 Fescue grass. When the weather is cool and we have enough moisture, this is a good grass to have. When it turns hot and dry in the summer, fescue slows down and can even die back. Not so good for... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:38:13 EST Household argument leads to charges http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter/50721280/Household-argument-leads-to-charges HAMPTONVILLE — Christopher Lee Hutchens, 30, of Hamptonville, was arrested by the Yadkin County Sheriff's office and charged with one count felony possession of a firearm by a felon on Saturday. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 02:38:10 EST Mrs. Yadkin County prepares for pageant http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/50687561/Mrs.-Yadkin-County-prepares-for-pageant BOONVILLE — A local woman will be representing the area as Mrs. Yadkin County in the upcoming Mrs. North Carolina Pageant. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 02:32:06 EST