Yadkin Ripple- RSS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/ http://yadkinripple.com/ Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08:29:24 EST 1800 Starmount wrestling getting ‘settled’ http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150963787/Starmount-wrestling-getting-settled RONDA — Starmount may have lost four of five matches at the East Wilkes dual tournament Saturday, but Starmount coach David Oliver was happy to see the Starmount wrestling season begin in earnest. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:35:02 EST McMillan wins at Greyhound Classic http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150963671/McMillan-wins-at-Greyhound-Classic STATESVILLE — Isaac McMillan won the 152-pound title and Caleb Price lost in the 106-pound finals as Forbush flexed their muscle at the 12-team Greyhound Classic in Statesville Saturday. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:28:04 EST Farm Bureau honors area leaders http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/150889807/Farm-Bureau-honors-area-leaders During the November Annual Meeting of Yadkin County Farm Bureau, the organization recognized several local farm leaders. About 200 members of the organization were present. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:09:07 EST Let’s keep Yadkin clean and green contest winner http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/150889287/Lets-keep-Yadkin-clean-and-green-contest-winner The Yadkin County Beautification Committee sponsored a logo contest for Yadkin County students in grades seven and eight. The contest theme was “Let's Keep Yadkin Clean and Green.” Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:49:07 EST Surry Knights softball making global impact http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150953601/Surry-Knights-softball-making-global-impact DOBSON — No matter how many games Surry Community College's softball team wins this year, the 2015 Knights are already a winning team in the eyes of many throughout the world. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:57:07 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150878734/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, December 9Men's basketballCarver 63, Elkin 42Women's basketball Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:00:04 EST Livestock need proper nutrition this winter http://yadkinripple.com/news/news_agricultural/150889111/Livestock-need-proper-nutrition-this-winter If you have cattle, horses, sheep, goats or other livestock, winter is the time we have to provide that extra nutrition to help them not only perform well, but stay warm and healthy. If you don't have the proper nutrition, you get run down, your... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:43:03 EST Church Calendar http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements/150901242/Church-Calendar Dec. 18• 7 p.m., the Harmony Grove Friends Meeting Choir will present a Christmas Musical from “Bethlehem Morning” and “Bethlehem Light.” This will be followed by... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:40:06 EST Yadtel helping to advance human knowledge http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/150888344/Yadtel-helping-to-advance-human-knowledge Recently Dr. Rodney Owens, a network security engineer for Yadtel Telecom, served on the Program Committee at the 33rd International Performance Computing and Communications Conference in Austin, Texas. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:11:05 EST Man charged with assaulting mother http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter-news/150933415/Man-charged-with-assaulting-mother EAST BEND — On Dec. 5, Yadkin County Sheriff's Office received a report from Forsyth Medical Center of a female who was admitted to the hospital from East Bend with a suspicious laceration to her throat. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:46:13 EST BC volleyball Award of Excellence finalist http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150933965/BC-volleyball-Award-of-Excellence-finalist INDIANAPOLIS – Brevard College has been announced as one of 25 finalists for the NCAA Division II Award of Excellence for its volleyball team's commitment to fighting ovarian cancer and involvement with the Meme Brown Fight Like a Girl... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:23:14 EST Starmount grad earns All-America mention http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150933805/Starmount-grad-earns-All-America-mention OKLAHOMA CITY — The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) has tabbed Furman sophomore Ashton Gregory as an All-American Honorable Mention award recipient, the organization announced Wednesday. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:14:06 EST Library News http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news/150901567/Library-News The library has a unique set of handmade beaded ornaments on display for the month of December. These ornaments are part of a collection of more than 200 ornaments on loan from Ethel Brown, a library patron. All were hand beaded by Marie Brown and... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:59:06 EST Resource officers recognized http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/150904973/Resource-officers-recognized By Kitsey E. Burnskburns@civitasmedia.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:43:03 EST Community Calendar http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-community_news/150901404/Community-Calendar Dec. 19• 2 to 6:30 p.m., Red Cross Blood drive at Yadkin Family YMCA, 6540 Service Road. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:26:04 EST Courtney fire chief retires http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/150903472/Courtney-fire-chief-retires COURTNEY — In October of this year, Courtney Fire Chief Johnny Williard retired from the post he has held since 1964. The department held a celebration in his honor. His son, Barry Williard, will now serve as Courtney fire... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:33:06 EST AKC agility trials held at Lone Hickory Arena http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/150886367/AKC-agility-trials-held-at-Lone-Hickory-Arena Earlier this month dog lovers gathered at the Lone Hickory Arena to show off their talented four-legged friends in the Carolina Piedmont American Kennel Club (AKC) agility trials. Over ramps, through tunnels and weaving in and out of various... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:59:03 EST PD reaches out to community http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/150882784/PD-reaches-out-to-community The Yadkinville Police Department celebrated Christmas along with residents and town and county employees. Police Chief Tim Parks, along with Brenda Brown and Lindsay Craven, helped to organize an event that reaches out to seniors in the... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:30:05 EST ‘Big A’ remembered at Starmount Saturday http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150898811/Big-A-remembered-at-Starmount-Saturday BOONVILLE — The Big A Wrestling Tournament — held Saturday at Starmount High School in the honor and memory of Starmount graduate Austin Macemore — was about something bigger than wrestling, championships and winning... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:34:04 EST Falcons trip Cards, fall to ‘Hawks http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/150899341/Falcons-trip-Cards-fall-to-Hawks EAST BEND — Forbush led by as much as 34 points, before settling for an 88-61 win over East Wilkes Dec. 10. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:07:07 EST