Yadkin Ripple- RSS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/ http://yadkinripple.com/ Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:10:19 EST 1800 AKC agility trials held at Lone Hickory Arena http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/150886367/AKC-agility-trials-held-at-Lone-Hickory-Arena Earlier this month dog lovers gathered at the Lone Hickory Arena to show off their talented four-legged friends in the Carolina Piedmont American Kennel Club (AKC) agility trials. Over ramps, through tunnels and weaving in and out of various... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:59:03 EST ‘Big A’ remembered at Starmount Saturday http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150898811/Big-A-remembered-at-Starmount-Saturday BOONVILLE — The Big A Wrestling Tournament — held Saturday at Starmount High School in the honor and memory of Starmount graduate Austin Macemore — was about something bigger than wrestling, championships and winning... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:34:04 EST Falcons trip Cards, fall to ‘Hawks http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150899341/Falcons-trip-Cards-fall-to-Hawks EAST BEND — Forbush led by as much as 34 points, before settling for an 88-61 win over East Wilkes Dec. 10. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:07:07 EST PD reaches out to community http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/150882784/PD-reaches-out-to-community The Yadkinville Police Department celebrated Christmas along with residents and town and county employees. Police Chief Tim Parks, along with Brenda Brown and Lindsay Craven, helped to organize an event that reaches out to seniors in the... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:48:10 EST Boonville man gets $750K bond http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/150901724/Boonville-man-gets-$750K-bond A Yadkin County man is in jail on charges relating to unlawfully obtaining property, according to a press release from the Yadkinville Police Department. The suspect, Charles Caleb Fackrell, 34, of Boonville, is being held in the Yadkin County... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:42:05 EST All-MVAC football team named http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150888760/All-MVAC-football-team-named Mountain Valley Athletic Conference co-champions Starmount and Elkin dominated the MVAC all-conference football team. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:04:07 EST Ram tough http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150877176/Ram-tough RALEIGH — Starmount coach Scott Johnson gathered his players in the end zone at Carter-Finley Stadium after the Rams' 34-21 loss to Wallace-Rose Hill in the Class 1AA championship game. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:02:07 EST Rams fall to Bulldogs in 1AA final http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150877175/Rams-fall-to-Bulldogs-in-1AA-final RALEIGH — Starmount's magical postseason run came to an end in a 34-21 loss to Wallace-Rose Hill in the Class 1AA championship game on Friday night at Carter-Finley Stadium on the campus of N.C. State University. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:56:04 EST Dream season ends with loss http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150873532/Dream-season-ends-with-loss Starmount fell to Wallace-Rose Hill, 34-21, in the 1AA state championship game in Raleigh Friday night. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 07:08:03 EST Trooper promoted http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/150817656/Trooper-promoted Staff ReportFifty-seven employees of the North Carolina State Highway Patrol were recognized for promotions in a ceremony held on Monday at the Aversboro Road Baptist Church located at 1600 Aversboro Road, Garner. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:14:03 EST Falcons top Cardinals, 69-62 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150851052/Falcons-top-Cardinals-69-62 EAST BEND — Forbush hit six of seven free throws in a game's final minute to secure a 69-62 nonconference win over East Wilkes Dec. 10.The Falcons defeated the Cardinals, 64-58, in Ronda Nov. 24. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:02:08 EST 1AA title game on TV http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150851698/1AA-title-game-on-TV The 1AA state championship football game between Starmount and Wallace-Rose Hill Friday night will be televised by Time-Warner Sportschannel at 7:30 p.m. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:32:10 EST License Plate Agency to brush up on service http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/150818545/License-Plate-Agency-to-brush-up-on-service RALEIGH — The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles will close its Yadkinville license plate agency on Tuesday and Wednesday to conduct customer service training. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 11:45:07 EST Keeping Yadkin County clean and green http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news/150816408/Keeping-Yadkin-County-clean-and-green North Carolina Cooperative Extension and the Yadkin County Beautification Committee organized a litter cleanup in November. The Beautification Committee expressed thanks to members of the Forbush High School Junior Civitans Club, the Children's... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 10:10:07 EST Letter to the editor http://yadkinripple.com/news/letters/150817316/Letter-to-the-editor To the editor, Thu, 11 Dec 2014 05:40:03 EST County audit comes back clean http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/150818901/County-audit-comes-back-clean By Kitsey E. Burnskburns@civitasmedia.com Thu, 11 Dec 2014 05:00:06 EST Photography exhibit at East Bend Library http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news/150817590/Photography-exhibit-at-East-Bend-Library EAST BEND — The 2014 “Show Us Your Best” Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the East Bend Public Library during the month of December. The contest is sponsored by all member libraries of... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 03:11:02 EST Holiday celebrations take place around the county http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/150804782/Holiday-celebrations-take-place-around-the-county It was a festive weekend with a number of celebratory holiday events taking place throughout Yadkin County. Despite the dreary weather, children still came out to see Santa Claus at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center on Saturday morning and make some... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 02:30:04 EST Two arrested in stolen check case http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter/150817452/Two-arrested-in-stolen-check-case On Monday, the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office arrested Luther Jefferson Blevins Jr., 26, and Jessica Leigh Mitchell, 24, both of Yadkinville, in reference to a fraud investigation. The sheriff's office received two separate reports of... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 01:02:06 EST Lady Rams hoping to build program http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150752472/Lady-Rams-hoping-to-build-program By Jim Fullerjfuller@civitasmedia.com Thu, 11 Dec 2014 01:01:06 EST