Yadkin Ripple- RSS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/ http://yadkinripple.com/ Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:11:05 EST 1800 Sparrow’s House leaders address area church http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50090903/Sparrows-House-leaders-address-area-church YADKINVILLE — Organizers for the future Sparrow's House domestic violence shelter in Yadkin County recently addressed members of Yadkinville United Methodist Church. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Little Shop’ wows audience http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50087391/Little-Shop-wows-audience ELKIN — This weekend's performance of “Little Shop of Horrors” was a smash success for Foothills Theatre. An estimated 200 guests attended just on opening night. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Carolina Xtreme 14-and-under team rocking softball world http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/50102916/Carolina-Xtreme-14-and-under-team-rocking-softball-world The Carolina Xtreme 14-and-under team has come a long way since its inception four summers ago. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The Yadkin Ripple print edition has new look http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50090545/The-Yadkin-Ripple-print-edition-has-new-look The print edition of The Yadkin Ripple now features a new look designed to make the newspaper easier to read, more dependable in its layout, and more effective for our advertisers. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Humane Society to offer $15 pet spay/neuter event http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/50056791/Humane-Society-to-offer-$15-pet-spay/neuter-event The Yadkin County Humane Society recently received a grant and the members are moving quickly to put that money to good use for pets and pet owners in the county. The Humane Society is now taking applications for a $15 spay or neuter program that will... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST School administrator to complete fellows program http://yadkinripple.com/news/news-news_education-schools/50056571/School-administrator-to-complete-fellows-program Yadkin County School System administrator, Myra Cox, has been tapped for a program to prepare aspiring school superintendents. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Artists depict happiness at new exhibit http://yadkinripple.com/news/arts-home_top-news/327587/Artists-depict-happiness-at-new-exhibit YADKINVILLE — The Yadkin Arts Council fourth annual Juried Art Show opened on July 11 with more than 70 pieces of art in a variety of mediums such as oil, pastel, water color, mixed media, acrylic, wood, glass and steel. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local Y offers special $1 joining fee http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-news/327753/Local-Y-offers-special-$1-joining-fee YADKINVILLE — The Yadkin Family YMCA is collecting backpacks and school supplies to help students start the school year ready to learn. Now through Aug. 15, new members can join the Y for just $1 joining fee when they donate a new backpack. All... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Canning recipes http://yadkinripple.com/news/athome-community_news-lifestyle-food/314549/Canning-recipes The following research-based recipes are taken from the USDA website, Complete Guide to Home Canning, published by the National Center for Home Food Preservation. Always use a source that is research based for your canning recipes. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Crossroads making WIC better http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-athome-community-community_news-health/313571/Crossroads-making-WIC-better YADKINVILLE — The Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) is getting a technological makeover. The North Carolina (NC) Crossroads WIC System, a model information system using modern web technology, is replacing the... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Yadkinville native earns master’s degree http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements/314180/Yadkinville-native-earns-masters-degree WINSTON-SALEM — Spencer Kayla Ashley graduated from Wake Forest University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences on May 19 with a Master of Arts degree in mathematics. Wake Forest is a private university located in Winston-Salem and is... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ opens Friday night http://yadkinripple.com/news/arts-community-community_news-home_top-news/314788/Little-Shop-of-Horrors-opens-Friday-night ELKIN — The cast members, musicians and directors of “Little Shop of Horrors” are putting the final touches on the show this week as they prepare for opening night. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Preserving Summers Bounty — Part 1 http://yadkinripple.com/news/athome-community_news-lifestyle-food/313691/Preserving-Summers-Bounty--Part-1 Gardens and farmers markets are overflowing with delicious summer vegetables. Why not save some vegetables and fruits for the months ahead? Unless foods are preserved, microorganisms such as mold, yeast and bacteria will cause spoilage soon after... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Births http://yadkinripple.com/news/announcements-births/306858/Births Kallie Rose SaundersLinkoln Saunders announced the birth of her sister, Callie Rose, on June 1 at 1:08 p.m. at Forsyth Medical Center, weighing 4 pounds, 7 ounces, and measuring 17 inches in... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Shores celebrate 50 years http://yadkinripple.com/news/anniversaries/313491/Shores-celebrate-50-years Carl and Dorothy Shore of Yadkinville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 28 at Maplewood Baptist Church fellowship hall with a catered dinner. They were married June 27, 1964, at First Baptist Church in Yadkinville. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Pierce-McGhee exchange vows in Trinity church http://yadkinripple.com/news/weddings/312948/Pierce-McGhee-exchange-vows-in-Trinity-church Linda Ann Pierce of Trinity and Trenton Dale McGhee of Mooresville were united in marriage in a 2 p.m. ceremony on May 10, 2014, at Poplar Ridge Friends Meeting in Trinity, with the Rev. Wayne L. Byrd, uncle of the bride, officiating. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Yadkin proclaimed a ‘Purple Heart’ county http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/324934/Yadkin-proclaimed-a-Purple-Heart-county YADKINVILLE — On Monday, the Yadkin County commissioners approved a proclamation declaring Yadkin County a Purple Heart County. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rams finish high in Wachovia Cup Standings http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/306484/Rams-finish-high-in-Wachovia-Cup-Standings Elkin and Starmount have finished as the top two public schools in the Wachovia Cup Standings for 1A high schools in North Carolina. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Three arrested on drug charges http://yadkinripple.com/news/blotter-news/311422/Three-arrested-on-drug-charges YADKINVILLE — Detectives with the Yadkinville Police Department and Yadkin County Sheriff's Office have charged three individuals in connection with the sale of cocaine. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Faster, easier website unveiled today http://yadkinripple.com/news/notice_box/329564/Faster-easier-website-unveiled-today The Yadkin Ripple is today unveiling a significant upgrade of its website, making yadkinripple.com easier to navigate, faster to load and more effective for advertisers. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST