Yadkin Ripple- RSS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/ http://yadkinripple.com/ Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:10:55 EST 1800 Hospital provider in question http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/152109822/Hospital-provider-in-question YADKINVILLE — A statement was released late Friday afternoon regarding operation of the Yadkin Valley Community Hospital. The building is owned by the county and leased to a management company which holds the licensing for operating the... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:05:22 EST Forbush season ends at North Rowan http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152151085/Forbush-season-ends-at-North-Rowan SPENCER — Forbush fell to host North Rowan in their first-round 2A West Region game, 61-46, Friday night.Brianna White had 20 points to lead the Cavaliers. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:35:22 EST Movin’ on http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152149433/Movin-on BOONVILLE — James Ashley scored 27 points as second-seeded Starmount finally shook off No. 18 East Surry in the fourth quarter for a 61-46 1A West second-round victory Saturday afternoon. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:30:26 EST Yadkin County producer receives prestigious award http://yadkinripple.com/news/news_agricultural/152115064/Yadkin-County-producer-receives-prestigious-award Livestock producers strive to grow as much grass as possible for their animals to eat. They utilize management practices to improve the grass stand and grazing strategies. When a producer implements management practices that save money and improve the... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 12:25:20 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152124035/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeMonday, March 2BaseballForbush at West Forsyth, cancelled Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:50:21 EST Jonesville man arrested on multiple drug, weapons charges http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter-news/152122954/Jonesville-man-arrested-on-multiple-drug-weapons-charges Last Thursday, the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office arrested a suspect on multiple drug and weapons violations. The arrest came after officers executed two search warrants at two different residences located on Williams Street in Jonesville. The... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:50:21 EST Library services adjusted in preparation for transition http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/152108915/Library-services-adjusted-in-preparation-for-transition Northwestern Regional Library is joining the growing NC Cardinal Library Consortium as a result of a grant from the State Library of North Carolina. NC Cardinal is dedicated to sharing resources including books and AV and expanding opportunities... Sun, 1 Mar 2015 13:35:21 EST Tribune, Ripple writers honored by NC Press Assoc. http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/152096216/Tribune-Ripple-writers-honored-by-NC-Press-Assoc. CHAPEL HILL — Staff members of The Tribune in Elkin and The Yadkin Ripple were recognized on Thursday night by the North Carolina Press Association at its annual conference and awards ceremony. Articles from both papers were selected from a pool... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 13:45:24 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152071544/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeWednesday, February 25Men's basketball Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:35:24 EST Hospital provider in question http://yadkinripple.com/news/breaking_news/152098872/Hospital-provider-in-question YADKINVILLE — A statement was released late Friday afternoon regarding operation of the Yadkin Valley Community Hospital. The hospital facility is owned by the county and leased to a management company for operation. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:20:22 EST Fulwider completes Air Force basic training http://yadkinripple.com/news/community/151902084/Fulwider-completes-Air-Force-basic-training SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Airman Matthew Z. Fulwider graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:45:22 EST Snow blowing up sports schedules http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/152071517/Snow-blowing-up-sports-schedules Three rounds of the state basketball playoffs were supposed to be played this week.Several inches of snow have fallen across the state. Ice has complicated poor road conditions in many areas. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:05:23 EST More winter weather for Yadkin County http://yadkinripple.com/news/breaking_news-news/152067245/More-winter-weather-for-Yadkin-County A heavy wet slushy snow fell across the county in the overnight hours Wednesday into Thursday in amounts from four and half to six inches. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:50:22 EST Letter to the editor http://yadkinripple.com/news/letters/152017997/Letter-to-the-editor Dear Editor, Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:10:21 EST This may not be Colorado, but … http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151998205/This-may-not-be-Colorado-but When hiking in Colorado in mid-July it is easy to explore large alpine valleys filled with thousands of wildflowers. You see Indian Paint-brush, Columbines, Bluebells, Fire Pinks and other wildflowers by the thousands if your timing is good and the... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 04:35:21 EST Yadkin Relay volunteers prep for event http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/152000289/Yadkin-Relay-volunteers-prep-for-event Organizers for Yadkin County Relay for Life are getting geared up for the big event this spring. Relay for Life is the primary fundraising event for the American Cancer Society and takes place in more than 5,200 communities and 20 countries worldwide... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:10:21 EST Church and Community Calendar http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news/152019051/Church-and-Community-Calendar February 27• Zumbathon Charity Event to benefit the Hispanic League Scholarship Awards will be held from 6 to 9:30 p.m. at Village Inn Event Center in Clemmons with... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:30:22 EST MLK, Parks to be remembered http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/152005379/MLK-Parks-to-be-remembered JONESVILLE — A program honoring Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks will be held Saturday at noon in Jonesville's Yadkin Valley Senior Center. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 01:30:21 EST Worden achieves president’s list http://yadkinripple.com/news/news_education/151934387/Worden-achieves-presidents-list UTICA, N.Y. — Mohawk Valley Community College, located in Utica and Rome, has announced that Kelsi N. Worden has achieved the high academic performance which has qualified them for recognition as a member of the president's list for the... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:20:21 EST Baby born in midst of snow storm http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/152053372/Baby-born-in-midst-of-snow-storm In the midst of Tuesday's surprise snow storm, there was a very happy surprise for one local family and the staff of the Yadkin Valley Hospital. The hospital has not had a delivery unit for more than 20 years, but it was there little Elizabeth... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:30:21 EST