Wind, wrecks have caused I-77 shutdown in Carroll County, Virginia

Wind, wrecks have caused I-77 shutdown in Carroll County, Virginia

FANCY GAP, Va. — Officials have shut down I-77 northbound from Cana to Fancy Gap after high winds have caused several tractor-trailers to overtu...

January 18th, 2018 |  


2017: A year-in-review

2017: A year-in-review

January• Shortly after 2017’s first snowfall, which came a few days after the year began, the Capital Bank location on East Main Street in...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Performing arts academy to open in Yadkinville

Performing arts academy to open in Yadkinville

Yadkin County has a rich history of performing arts, but until recent years there has not been a home for those performances. All that changed when th...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Boonville woman faces drug, child abuse charges

Boonville woman faces drug, child abuse charges

On Jan. 9 at 11:30 p.m, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office was conducting a license check at the intersection of Dobbins Road and U.S. 601.A veh...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Lack of surveys means no grant to fund school water line extension

Lack of surveys means no grant to fund school water line extension

A future plan to expand the new East Bend waterline to a portion of the Forbush community has hit a snag as the county may not be able to secure grant...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Snow causes multi-vehicle pile up on I-77

Snow causes multi-vehicle pile up on I-77

Emergency officials were on the scene Wednesday morning of a multi-vehicle pile up on I-77 in the northbound lane just south of the rest area at mile ...

January 17th, 2018 updated: January 17th, 2018. |  


Gov. Cooper visits Yadkin County

Gov. Cooper visits Yadkin County

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper made a stop in Yadkinville on Tuesday. He and several of his staff took a tour of the Unifi manufacturing plant, kn...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Gov. Cooper visits Yadkin County

Gov. Cooper visits Yadkin County

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper made a stop in Yadkinville on Tuesday. He and several of his staff took a tour of the Unifi manufacturing plant, kn...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Gov. Cooper visits Yadkin County

Gov. Cooper visits Yadkin County

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper made a stop in Yadkinville on Tuesday. He and several of his staff took a tour of the Unifi manufacturing plant, kn...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Fall 2017 president’s list and dean’s list recipients announced

BANNER ELK — Of the 921 students enrolled in the fall 2017 semester at Lees-McRae College, 475 students — over half of enrolled students a...

January 16th, 2018 |