Yadkin Ripple- RSS NEWS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/NEWS http://yadkinripple.com/section/NEWS Sat, 26 Jul 2014 09:00:36 EST 1800 Humane Society to offer $15 pet spay/neuter event http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50056791/Humane-Society-to-offer-$15-pet-spay/neuter-event The Yadkin County Humane Society recently received a grant and the members are moving quickly to put that money to good use for pets and pet owners in the county. The Humane Society is now taking applications for a $15 spay or neuter program that will... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST School administrator to complete fellows program http://yadkinripple.com/news/news-news_education-schools/50056571/School-administrator-to-complete-fellows-program Yadkin County School System administrator, Myra Cox, has been tapped for a program to prepare aspiring school superintendents. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 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 ‘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 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 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 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 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 Whitetop Mountain Band to perform at Broadway’s Best http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-news/3897404/Whitetop-Mountain-Band-to-perform-at-Broadways-Best MOCKSVILLE — Broadway's Best Theatre Company presents the second in their visiting artists series, the Whitetop Mountain Band, July 26 starting at 6 p.m. Prepared foods and snacks will be available for an evening of Mountain Music by this... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Yadkin County Community Foundation awards local grants http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-news/3897699/Yadkin-County-Community-Foundation-awards-local-grants The Board of Advisors of the Yadkin County Community Foundation (YCCF) announces its 2014 grant awards from the Yadkin County Legacy Fund. According to Bonnie Lasky, chair of the Grants Committee, the YCCF awarded four grants totaling $3,400 through a... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST New doctor at Yadkin Valley Community Physician’s Clinic http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-news/3897757/New-doctor-at-Yadkin-Valley-Community-Physicians-Clinic YADKINVILLE — Yadkin Valley Community Hospital and the Yadkin Valley Community Physicians Clinic announces the addition of Dr. Jonathan Orton, MD, specializing in family medicine. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Canning makes a come back http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/301305/Canning-makes-a-come-back With summer crops now in the height of production, one local woman is on a mission to preserve that garden goodness for her family to enjoy throughout the year and she is teaching others how to achieve that goal as well. Kendra Lynne, a 32-year-old... Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Champions for Children to hold trunk sale http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-news/3897787/Champions-for-Children-to-hold-trunk-sale YADKINVILLE — Organizers are asking area residents to clean out their closets and plan to pack up their car trunks for an easy-does-it, back-to-school “Junk in the Trunk” sale from 8 a.m. to noon Aug. 23 in the parking lot of Baity... Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Yadkin Soil and Water taking applications for cost share assistance http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-news/3896717/Yadkin-Soil-and-Water-taking-applications-for-cost-share-assistance The Yadkin County Soil and Water Conservation District will be receiving its annual cost share allocation from the state for projects addressing non-point source pollution from agriculture activities. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Dancers win multiple awards http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-news/3897658/Dancers-win-multiple-awards The Performance Company at Nan's School of Dance in Yadkinville show off the many awards they won during the 2013-2014 season. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST