Gov. Cooper addresses winter weather threat from Yadkin County

Gov. Cooper addresses winter weather threat from Yadkin County

During a visit to Yadkinville today, Governor Roy Cooper met with local Department of Transportation workers and thanked them for their work in preppi...

January 16th, 2018 |  


VIDEO: Reeves Theater enjoys full house for opening events

VIDEO: Reeves Theater enjoys full house for opening events

After 23 years, the Reeves Theater has once again opened its doors, offering a farm-to-table café as well as a venue for music.“They say it...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


VIDEO: Reeves Theater enjoys full house for opening events

VIDEO: Reeves Theater enjoys full house for opening events

After 23 years, the Reeves Theater has once again opened its doors, offering a farm-to-table café as well as a venue for music.“They say it...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


VIDEO: December opens with Elkin Community Chorus

VIDEO: December opens with Elkin Community Chorus

The Community Chorus of Elkin will hold its annual Christmas concert on Dec. 3 at the Elkin First United Methodist Church, 240 Hawthorne Road. Perform...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Motivational speaker well received at local schools

VIDEO: Motivational speaker well received at local schools

All individuals have the ability to change the world through their choices and voices independent of age, according to motivational speaker Mike Hall ...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Candlelight vigil held for Domestic Violence Awareness

Candlelight vigil held for Domestic Violence Awareness

The silence of the sanctuary was a feeling as much as a sound Thursday evening as survivors and supporters gathered at the Yadkinville United Methodis...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Boonville students receive visits from Congresswoman Virginia Foxx

Boonville students receive visits from Congresswoman Virginia Foxx

BOONVILLE — In celebration of Constitution Day which was Sept. 17, Congresswoman Virginia Foxx visited with students from Boonville Elementary S...

September 28th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: ‘Moonshine & Thunder’ returns NASCAR to Wilkes County

VIDEO: ‘Moonshine & Thunder’ returns NASCAR to Wilkes County

WILKESBORO — Local residents can receive a discount on County Night during “Moonshine & Thunder – The Junior Johnson Story,̶...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County Jail still housing Royal and Speaks on separate incidents

YADKINVILLE — Serious charges have led to Yadkin County continuing to hold two individuals in separate incidents.Early Aug. 20, Bobby Justin Roy...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Youth to stage production of ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Youth to stage production of ‘Beauty and the Beast’

“A tale as old as time” will be shared by a young generation of thespians later this month. The Yadkin Cultural Arts Center’s summer...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Foothills Theatre to perform ‘9 to 5’

Foothills Theatre to perform ‘9 to 5’

Performers from Yadkin and Surry counties put their employment experience to use as well as their acting capability in the Foothills Theatre’s s...

July 18th, 2017 |  


East Bend celebrates with God & Country Day

East Bend celebrates with God & Country Day

EAST BEND — Area residents and visitors began lining up early all along Main Street in East Bend in anticipation of the annual God and Country D...

July 1st, 2017 updated: July 3rd, 2017. |  


VIDEO: Forbush High School celebrates 50th graduation

VIDEO: Forbush High School celebrates 50th graduation

WINSTON SALEM — Wake Forest University was host as Forbush High School graduated 212 seniors during its 50th graduation ceremony on June 6.Wait ...

June 13th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Tax rate to increase in Jonesville; clerk/finance officer leaving

VIDEO: Tax rate to increase in Jonesville; clerk/finance officer leaving

JONESVILLE — Jonesville residents can expect more change as more than just the budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year was accepted at the regular Ju...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Starmount Class of 2017

Starmount Class of 2017

BOONVILLE — Starmount High School’s Class of 2017 received their diplomas on Thursday at a commencement ceremony held in the school gymnas...

June 2nd, 2017 |  


Fallen heroes honored on Memorial Day

Fallen heroes honored on Memorial Day

Yadkin County veterans and other residents honored the fallen military heroes of the nation on Monday at a service held at the Yadkin County Park. A l...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Officials confirm EF-2 tornado caused damage in Courtney

Officials confirm EF-2 tornado caused damage in Courtney

Clean began in the Courtney community Thursday following severe storms and a reported tornado that touched down in the area late Wednesday afternoon. ...

May 25th, 2017 updated: May 26th, 2017. |  


Boonville rings in summer with bash, cruise-in

Boonville rings in summer with bash, cruise-in

BOONVILLE — Residents and visitors had a wonderful time Saturday at the annual Boonville Bash held on the grounds of Boonville Elementary School...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Early College Class of 2017 graduates

Yadkin Early College Class of 2017 graduates

The Yadkin Early College Class of 2017 was awarded its diplomas on Friday at a commencement ceremony held at Union Grove Baptist Church. Many of the 5...

May 16th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Michael Pardue sworn in as new town manager for Jonesville

VIDEO: Michael Pardue sworn in as new town manager for Jonesville

JONESVILLE — After nearly a month of anticipation Michael Pardue was officially sworn in as Jonesville town manager during the regular May meeti...

May 10th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Jonesville Jubilee joyous in spite of weather

VIDEO: Jonesville Jubilee joyous in spite of weather

JONESVILLE — The weather may have kept some area residents from attending, but those who were present at the Jonesville Jubilee enjoyed a day fu...

May 9th, 2017 |  


‘Relay’ honors survivors, lost loved ones

‘Relay’ honors survivors, lost loved ones

BOONVILLE — Cancer survivors clad in purple T-shirts took to the track at Starmount High School on Friday, surrounded by supporters and friends ...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Country singer Lizzie Sider shares anti-bullying message with Yadkin County students

Country singer Lizzie Sider shares anti-bullying message with Yadkin County students

Country singer Lizzie Sider paid a special visit to Yadkin County students on April 26. The 18-year-old singer/songwriter and Nashville recording arti...

May 2nd, 2017 updated: 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. |  


Donnaha park, Lake Hampton flooded

Donnaha park, Lake Hampton flooded

A rainy weekend lead to flooding in Yadkin County, but waters began to recede by Tuesday. On Monday morning, Emergency Services Director Keith Vestal ...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Musicians compete at Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention

Musicians compete at Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention

Talent abounded at the annual Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention held at Yadkinville Elementary on Saturday. Musicians of all ages competed in a varie...

April 17th, 2017 updated: April 17th, 2017. |  


Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention preview

Musicians of all ages performed at the annual Yadkin Valley Bluegrass Convention in Yadkinville on Saturday. From competitions to jam sessions, the to...

April 15th, 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 |  


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 |  


Demolition begins on former Yadkin Jail/EMS building

Demolition begins on former Yadkin Jail/EMS building

Demolition began this week on the former jail and EMS building located on Cherry Street in Yadkinville. An assessment conducted recently found the bui...

March 30th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Yadkin commissioners hold meeting

VIDEO: Yadkin commissioners hold meeting

The Yadkin County Board of Commissioners met Monday. To get a preview, watch today’s video. For full details visit yadkinripple.com or pick up t...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Yadkinville Rotary Club gives grant to Yadkin County Library as part of Read Across America celebration

Yadkinville Rotary Club gives grant to Yadkin County Library as part of Read Across America celebration

New books for children are now on the shelves at the Yadkin County Public Library thanks to an annual literacy grant from the Yadkinville Rotary Club....

March 20th, 2017 |