Yadkin Ripple- RSS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/ http://yadkinripple.com/ Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:20:23 EST 1800 Arts council announces fall series http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50601882/Arts-council-announces-fall-series YADKINVILLE — Those looking for great entertainment this fall need look no further than the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center. Tickets went on sale Aug. 1 for the fall series of musical performances and plays to be held in the Willingham Theater, and... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:26:06 EST Yadkin County waterline receives funding http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50557011/Yadkin-County-waterline-receives-funding YADKINVILLE — The Yadkin County Board of Commissioners Chairman Kevin Austin received a letter from North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory with the good news that the application for funding submitted by Yadkin County to the North Carolina Appalachian... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:09:19 EST Foothills Arts Council receives grants http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50562708/Foothills-Arts-Council-receives-grants The Foothills Arts Council and its associate member the Elkin Valley Fiddlers announce the receipt of two grants from the The Winston-Salem Foundation's Elkin Community Trust, each for $3,000. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:05:09 EST Church Calendar http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements/50559596/Church-Calendar Sept. 14• First Baptist Church will have the Rev. Rebecca Maynard lead spiritual formation sessions, “Invitation to A Journey: Along the Path of Spiritual Growth.” The classes will... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:28:05 EST Community Calendar http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-community_news/50559566/Community-Calendar Sept. 12-13• The Starmount High School Class of 1984 reunion will take place. On Sept. 12, the group will be meeting at Starmount High School for the Starmount vs. Forbush football game. On... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:26:18 EST Agent honored by Who’s Who http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements/50557883/Agent-honored-by-Whos-Who GREENVILLE, S.C. — Jennie B. Handy, owner/agent, Jennie Handy Insurance, has been recognized by Trademark Who's Who for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in the Insurance Industry. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:49:40 EST Library News http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50557319/Library-News Yadkin County Library - YadkinvilleSeptember is Library Card Sign-up Month. Throughout the month libraries across the country are working hard to remind parents and caregivers that a library card is... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:25:10 EST Horne Creek’s heirloom apples to delight diners http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50557236/Horne-Creeks-heirloom-apples-to-delight-diners PINNACLE — The apples are coming in at Horne Creek Living Historical Farm in Pinnacle, and soon Charlotte area restaurants will delight diners with desserts prepared with apple varieties dating back hundreds of years. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:22:11 EST Putting a face on cancer http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/50573575/Putting-a-face-on-cancer Editor's Note: The following is the second in a series of articles about breast cancer awareness and the impact of the Susan G. Komen breast cancer foundation in the local community. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:02:07 EST September is Disaster Preparedness Month http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50556802/September-is-Disaster-Preparedness-Month The time to prepare for disasters is now. There is always a possibility of power outages due to natural disasters, so take the time to plan with family today. The more prepared a family is the better the family can cope if a natural disaster does... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:00:07 EST (No heading) http://yadkinripple.com/news/news_education/50556606/ Starmount senior Gabriel Brown performed last month for Yadkin County teachers and staff at a back to school celebration. He played oldies including favorites from Elvis and Johnny Cash on his electric guitar. He often takes his guitar or banjo to... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:48:11 EST Relay celebrates http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/50571718/Relay-celebrates HAMPTONVILLE — Volunteers from across the county gathered on Monday to celebrate their fundraising success for the 2014 Yadkin County Relay for Life. Not only do participants spend all night at the walking track for the event, they spend their... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 01:38:09 EST What’s new at New Horizons http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50556267/Whats-new-at-New-Horizons Last week at NHADS we loaded up our new tiller, wagon, gloves, and grabbed some plastic bags from our Thrift Store to go harvest our vegetables from New Horizons Adult Day Services, Inc. Community Garden. We are so proud of our garden this year. With... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:22:05 EST Friday night preview http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50547714/Friday-night-preview Forbush (2-1) at Starmount (1-2), 7:30Last year's result: Starmount 21, Forbush 14 Wed, 10 Sep 2014 01:01:11 EST Rams fall at South Iredell http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50570154/Rams-fall-at-South-Iredell STATESVILLE — Starmount Head Coach Scott Johnson knew his team's lack of numbers would play a part in this season. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 01:01:10 EST Falcons in ‘good position’ http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50547217/Falcons-in-good-position EAST BEND — Forbush started the conference portion of its season Tuesday with a 6-1 record. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 01:01:06 EST County manager moving on http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/50554979/County-manager-moving-on Yadkin County Manager Aaron Church announced last week that he will be leaving at the end of the month. Church has served as county manager since 2010. On Oct. 1, he will begin a new position as county manager of Rowan County. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 11:41:09 EST Harlem Wizards sneak preview for area kids http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/50554540/Harlem-Wizards-sneak-preview-for-area-kids JONESVILLE — Last Thursday Yadkin County school children got a special sneak preview of the upcoming charity exhibition game featuring the Harlem Wizards basketball team. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 11:36:07 EST Warden claims win at Friendship http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50558263/Warden-claims-win-at-Friendship Yadkinville's Matthew Warden won the Super Stock 4 class feature at Friendship Motor Speedway Saturday night.Familiar faces returned to victory lane Saturday at Friendship. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 01:01:10 EST Forbush soccer: so far, so good http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50556197/Forbush-soccer:-so-far-so-good EAST BEND — The Falcons went 15-5-1 a year ago, suffering a tough playoff loss at West Caldwell in the second round. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 09:37:06 EST