Stewart to lead YVUF

New officers and board members have been elected for the Yadkin Valley United Fund beginning June 1, according to David Steelman, executive director.O...

May 25th, 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 |  


Surry Community offering variety of summer camps

DOBSON — Surry Community College is offering several summer camps for children of various ages starting in June and July on the college’s ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


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May 27• 3 p.m., The Rockford Preservation Society is holding its annual Memorial Day Service at Rockford Methodist Church and Rockford Baptist C...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Airman Pinter graduates from basic military training

Airman Pinter graduates from basic military training

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Andrew J. Pinter graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The ai...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Mountain Valley Hospice receives accreditation

MOUNT AIRY — Mountain Valley Hospice announced that its palliative care services have achieved accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for...

May 18th, 2017 |  


ShaRee and Terry Parker celebrate 60th birthday in style

ShaRee and Terry Parker celebrate 60th birthday in style

More than 100 of ShaRee and Terry Parker’s family and friends helped them celebrate their 60th birthdays on April 29 at the Yadkin Cultural Arts...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Norman-Goodman exchange vows at Campbell University

Norman-Goodman exchange vows at Campbell University

Kerry Branon-Mock Norman and Amanda Elizabeth Goodman were married on April 8 in Butler Chapel on the campus of Campbell University, Buies Creek. At t...

May 18th, 2017 |  


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May 20• 12:30 p.m., Deep Creek Friends Meeting to host a golf tournament at Silo Run Golf Course. Registration and a free lunch begin at 12:30 p...

May 18th, 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 |  


2017 Yadkin Valley Senior Games opened Monday

2017 Yadkin Valley Senior Games opened Monday

DOBSON — Opening day for the 2017 Senior Games events turned out nearly 100 senior citizens.Monday morning senior citizens 55 and older gathered...

May 10th, 2017 |  


Students participate in NCFMC Festival at Wake Forest

WINSTON-SALEM — The N.C. Federation of Junior Music Clubs (NCFMC) held a district festival on March 4 at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Surry CC students learn about regenerative medicine

Surry CC students learn about regenerative medicine

DOBSON — Surry Community College instructor Jeff Jones recently brought classroom lessons to life for students enrolled in his BIO 111: General ...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Surry machining students visit Stewart-Haas Racing

Surry machining students visit Stewart-Haas Racing

DOBSON — Students in Surry Community College’s MAC 112: Machining Technology II course recently toured Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) based in ...

May 4th, 2017 |  


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May 6• 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Glenns Chapel Church, 2200 Longtown Road, East Bend, will have a yard sale and fish fry.• 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Garde...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Winners of regional photo contest announced

On April 25, the Northwestern Regional Library system held an awards reception for “Transformation” photography contest and also hosted a ...

May 3rd, 2017 |  


Surry Community offering free workshops to assist unemployed and underemployed

DOBSON — Surry Community College will be offering the following free workshops for unemployed and underemployed workers in May. No advanced regi...

May 3rd, 2017 |  


Yadkin Valley Community School open house this week

The Yadkin Valley Community School will host an open house Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at 240 Standard St. At the open house, families will be able to mee...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Phi Theta Kappa hosts second annual ‘Surry’s Got Talent’

Phi Theta Kappa hosts second annual ‘Surry’s Got Talent’

DOBSON — The Alpha Xi Tau Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society at Surry Community College recently held the second annual “S...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

EAST BEND — Students at Forbush High School will present “Seussical Jr.” on May 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. The ...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


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April 29• 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., spring fling will be held at Deep Creek Baptist with local vendors and crafters. Breakfast for purchase from 7 to 1...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Free pesticide collection day

Davie County will host a free Pesticide Collection Day on May 3. The collection will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Masonic Picnic Grounds, at 201 P...

April 20th, 2017 |  


‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ opens Friday at Willingham Theatre

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ opens Friday at Willingham Theatre

Yadkin Arts Council’s Willingham Theater proudly presents the stage adaptation of Dave Barry’s and Ridley Pearson’s whimsical novel,...

April 19th, 2017 |  


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April 23-26• Mountain View Baptist Church of Hamptonville will host spring revival with guest speaker, Brother Joel Riley. The Sunday morning se...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Easter egg drop amazes

Easter egg drop amazes

HAMPTONVILLE — Kids of all ages were having an egg-cellent time at the Alpha & Omega Corn Maze on Saturday. The 20-acre agri-tourism center ...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Hennings couple celebrates 60th anniversary

Hennings couple celebrates 60th anniversary

Joe and Annette Hennings of East Bend celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on April 13 with their family.The couple’s sons and daughters-in...

April 13th, 2017 |  


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April 14• 7 p.m., Boonville United Methodist Church will present “The Way of the Cross: Walking in the footsteps of Jesus from his trial t...

April 13th, 2017 |  


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April 8• 2 p.m., Community Easter Egg Hunt for children 12 and younger at First Baptist Church, Yadkinville (across from the Dollar General Stor...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

Students at Forbush High School have been hard at work all semester preparing for their spring musical. May 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. in the school auditori...

March 31st, 2017 |  


The perils of homemade pasta

The perils of homemade pasta

My husband Morgan was given the pasta maker attachment for our Kitchen Aid mixer as a birthday gift. Morgan teases me about how he always seems to get...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Surry CC hosts Advanced Manufacturing Day on April 4

DOBSON — Surry Community College is highlighting careers in Computer-Integrated Machining, Mechatronics, Engineering Design, Electronics and Wel...

March 29th, 2017 |  


2017 Governor’s School selections announced

RALEIGH — This summer, 670 of North Carolina’s most academically gifted and creative rising high school juniors and seniors will explore c...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


Registration open for Kidshop Theatre

Explore. Engage. Express. Enjoy! This summer Kidshop Theatre will take a whacky journey with Alice in the play “Through the Looking Glass.”...

March 28th, 2017 |  


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March 24• 9 a.m. to noon, job fair at Yadkin Center of Surry Community College with 15 to 20 employers on site recruiting.• 2 to 5 p.m., W...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Birth announcement

Birth announcement

Kinsey Michele WilesAmanda Stewart and Josh Wiles of Elkin announce the birth of their daughter, Kinsey Michele Wiles, on Jan. 30 at 7:58 a.m. at Fors...

March 16th, 2017 |  


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March 17• 6 p.m., Bingo benefiting Yadkin County United Fund at the Yadkin Moose Lodge, 1432 Country Club Road, Yadkinville. Doors open at 5 p.m...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss

Boonville Town Administrator Sarah Harris reads a Dr. Seuss book on the famed author’s birthday with preschoolers at Boonville United Methodist ...

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


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March 10• 7 p.m., Union Grove Baptist Church, 2401 Nebo Road, Yadkinville, will host a gospel concert featuring the LeFevre Quartet. The Boys wi...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Twin City Stage returns to its roots

WINSTON-SALEM — Twin City Stage is returning to its roots.Twin City Stage announced that will change its name and brand back to The Little Theat...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Happy Mardi Gras!

Happy Mardi Gras!

This Tuesday, known as Fat Tuesday, was the culmination of Mardi Gras, a unique holiday full of floats, parades and fun that is celebrated in New Orle...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


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March 27 p.m., the Yadkin County GOP will be having the Annual County Convention at the Yadkin County Courthouse.March 4• 5 p.m., Relay For Life...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


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Feb. 25• 7 to 10 a.m., Courtney Baptist Church and Courtney Ruritan Club are sponsoring their country breakfast at 3341 Courtney Church Road, Ya...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Let’s Keep Yadkin Clean and Green contest winner

Let’s Keep Yadkin Clean and Green contest winner

The Yadkin County Beautification Committee sponsors an annual art contest for Yadkin County students in grades seven and eight. The contest theme is &...

February 15th, 2017 |  


‘Guys and Dolls’ Valentine’s Gala

‘Guys and Dolls’ Valentine’s Gala

Guests enjoy an early Valentine’s celebration at a gala on Saturday prior to a performance of “Guys and Dolls” at the Yadkin Cultura...

February 14th, 2017 |  


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Feb. 25• 7 to 10 a.m., Courtney Baptist Church and Courtney Ruritan Club are sponsoring their country breakfast at 3341 Courtney Church Road, Ya...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County United Fund funding meeting March 2

All 501(c)(3) organizations wishing to apply for 2018 Funding from Yadkin County United Fund are asked to attend a mandatory application distribution ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


‘Guys and Dolls’ Gala on Saturday

‘Guys and Dolls’ Gala on Saturday

Local performers in the Yadkin Arts Council production of “Guys and Dolls” will play to a sold out house on Feb. 10, 17 and 18, but ticket...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Dowell-Smith to wed in June

Dowell-Smith to wed in June

Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Rhyne Dowell of Yadkinville announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea Danielle Dowell, to Preston Clayton Smith, son of Mr....

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

YADKINVILLE — During the recent Annual Meeting of Yadkin County Farm Bureau area farm leaders were recognized. The organization awards three ser...

January 29th, 2017 |  


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Jan. 31• 6 p.m. - 8 p.m., Hidden Dangers at Home, sponsored by NC Cooperative Extension and the Yadkin County Fire Marshal, at the Agricultural ...

January 26th, 2017 |