Rural church shooting puts locals on edge

Rural church shooting puts locals on edge

In the wake of a deadly shooting that rocked a small Texas town earlier this month, locals in Yadkin County are feeling concerned for their own safety...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


Longtime Republican volunteer honored

Longtime Republican volunteer honored

A longtime volunteer with the Republican party in Yadkin County was honored last week by being inducted into the NCGOP Hall of Fame. Ray Shore was pre...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


Free medical clinic extends hours

Free medical clinic extends hours

The Hands of Hope clinic in Yadkinville recently celebrated its five-year anniversary. The clinic provides free medical care for uninsured Yadkin Coun...

November 23rd, 2017 updated: November 24th, 2017. |  


Unifi recycles 10 billion bottles

Ever wondered how many plastic bottles it would take to circle the earth more than 50 times? The answer is 10 billion and that’s also the number...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


An arts council Christmas

An arts council Christmas

From silly to sacred there are numerous ways to ring in the holiday season at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center. The celebrations begin on Dec. 2 with t...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Tea party hosted at local winery

Tea party hosted at local winery

BOONVILLE — Wine is usually what guests at RagApple Lassie Vineyards are there to enjoy, but last week a different beverage was the main feature...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Old Fashioned Christmas at history center to precede parade

Old Fashioned Christmas at history center to precede parade

JONESVILLE — Elkin and Jonesville both have Christmas events planned in the next couple of weeks to entertain both young and old.The Jonesville ...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Art market location changes, event expands

What has been a traditional open air art market for many years at the Foothills Arts Council is taking new shape and finding a new location this year....

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Downtown Elkin site of annual Light Up Night festivities

Downtown Elkin site of annual Light Up Night festivities

The wreaths have been hung on the light poles in downtown Elkin as the first welcoming sign for the holidays, and as is tradition, the town will forma...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


It’s a very merry small town Christmas

It’s a very merry small town Christmas

It’s the “most wonderful time of the year” and towns around Yadkin County are ready to ring in the holiday season in style.East Bend...

November 22nd, 2017 updated: November 22nd, 2017. |