NEWS


Multi-Tiered System of Support makes Yadkin County Schools fit kids

YADKINVILLE — In an effort to comply with state guidelines, several Yadkin County schools will be implementing the Multi-Tiered System of Suppor...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Valley Harvest Festival to be held for 41st year Saturday in Yadkinville

Yadkin Valley Harvest Festival to be held for 41st year Saturday in Yadkinville

As one of a number of fundraisers for the Yadkin Arts Council, the Yadkin Valley Harvest Festival will take place Saturday in its 41st year throughout...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Hawks named 2017-2018 Exceptional Children Teacher of Excellence

Hawks named 2017-2018 Exceptional Children Teacher of Excellence

Forbush High School exceptional children’s teacher Claire Hawks has been named Yadkin County Schools’ Exceptional Children Teacher of Exce...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Prepare for Hurricane Irma

Prepare for Hurricane Irma

Traveling at 16 miles per hour and ranked as a Category 5 storm with 175 mph winds, Hurricane Irma is the center of attention as forecasters still don...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Jim Harrell Sr. donates book to Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Foundation

Jim Harrell Sr. donates book to Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Foundation

Even in his final moments, Dr. Jim Harrell Sr. thought of ways to continue serving his beloved community even after his death.Announcing the availabil...

September 7th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County commissioners learn at national convention

YADKINVILLE — As students returned to their regular regime of learning, Yadkin County Commissioner Kevin Austin described the education commissi...

September 7th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Enigma places second in Super States Tournament
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Rams beat Cardinals in 43 minutes

Forbush women’s tennis remains undefeated in WPAC

Forbush women’s tennis has continued its successful 2017 run with two more wins. Last week the Falcons beat Carver 6-0 and Atkins 6-3. With the ...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Sports Briefs

Forbush alumni soccer match scheduledEAST BEND — The Forbush High School annual alumni soccer match will be played on the new soccer field at Fo...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Fall 2017 scores

Football:Elkin:Elkin 31 - Surry Central 14North Surry 35 - Elkin 14Mount Airy 51 - Elkin 14East Wilkes:East Wilkes 36 - East Surry 20East Wilkes 52 - ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Forbush women’s tennis results

North Iredell 8 - Forbush 1Singles1. Holly Griffin (NI) def. Stephanie Swain (FHS) 8-02. Caleyah Gaither (NI) def. Rachel Dixon (FHS) 8-33. Haley Grif...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Knights win four straight, lead Region X

DOBSON — After winning four games in a five-day span, Surry Community College’s volleyball team now stands atop the Region X standings.The...

September 13th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Youth show livestock in annual event
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Birth announcement
Youth show livestock in annual event

Youth show livestock in annual event

As summer comes to a close, the weather starts to cool down children return to school so begins the season of harvest, fairs and livestock shows. Many...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 14th, 2017. |  


Zachary appointed to N.C. Sentencing and Policy Advisory Commission

RALEIGH — Court of Appeals Chief Judge Linda McGee has appointed Judge Valerie Zachary to the North Carolina Sentencing and Policy Advisory Comm...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Head Start enrollment open

Yadkin Valley Economic Development District Inc. is accepting enrollment for openings in Yadkin County Head Start.The childcare is provided at no cost...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events or church events: Deadline is Monday prior to publication by 5 p.m. One-time events or announcements may be ...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events or church events: Deadline is Monday prior to publication by 5 p.m. One-time events or announcements may be ...

September 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Letter to the editor

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Letter to the editor

Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Abby Hardy (East Bend) “I’ll be playing softball for my travel team, Carolina Xtreme. I play catcher.” .neFileBlock { margin-bottom...

June 28th, 2017 |  


Dining adventures on vacation

Dining adventures on vacation

Sweet summertime is finally here and I will soon be dipping my toes in the Atlantic Ocean. My husband thinks my idea of going on vacation is boring, s...

June 8th, 2017 |  


Let them eat cake!

Let them eat cake!

Who doesn’t like cake? I’m sure there are some curmudgeonly souls out there who don’t like cake, but we’ll just look at the br...

June 1st, 2017 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,I was extremely disturbed Sunday when my daughter told me about an experience she had while registering my six year old granddaughter fo...

May 26th, 2017 |  


We all scream for ice cream!

We all scream for ice cream!

Warmer temperatures are here so bring on the cool treats. Ice cream is the perfect food to pair with a lovely sunny spring or summer day. Luckily for ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Citizens’ Sentiments

Citizens’ Sentiments

Sharon Brandon (Yadkinville) “I will actually be working on Memorial Day.”Kevin Hege (Yadkinville) “I will be attending the Elkin VF...

May 25th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


North Wilkesboro, Wake Forest Baptist announce completion of agreement to lease Wilkes Regional Medical Center

NORTH WILKESBORO — Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center welcomed Wilkes Medical Center into its family of hospitals Saturday, as the Board of Comm...

July 3rd, 2017 |  


Local business owner meets with legislators

Local business owner meets with legislators

Rid-A-Bug VP/GM Marty Roberts of Hamptonville recently met with Pest Professionals from all across the state to discuss issues affecting the industry....

June 5th, 2017 |  


Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plu...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Carolina West Wireless announces successful results in FCC low band spectrum auction

WILKESBORO — Carolina West Wireless, the premier wireless carrier in western North Carolina, successfully participated in the recent Federal Com...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Agency gets new home, new fleet

Agency gets new home, new fleet

Yadkin Valley Home Health’s staff recently relocated to a newly refurbished office beside Hugh Chatham Urgent Care-Jonesville. On May 10, the st...

May 17th, 2017 |