Yadkin Ripple- RSS Feed http://yadkinripple.com/ http://yadkinripple.com/ Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:31:42 EST 1800 Rotary provides grants to local non-profits http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/151518621/Rotary-provides-grants-to-local-non-profits Each year the Yadkinville Rotary Club provide grants to a number of local organizations to assist them in their missions to better the community. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:45:21 EST Bond School House Affair program scheduled http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/151499889/Bond-School-House-Affair-program-scheduled Participants in the 1863 Bond School House Affair will be discussed at Deep Creek Friends Meeting House, 1140 Deep Creek Church Road, Yadkinville, on Feb. 8 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:15:21 EST Church and Community Calendar http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news/151519735/Church-and-Community-Calendar ​Feb. 9-13• 7:30 p.m., Winter Jubilee at Marler Road Baptist Church includes Monday the Rev. Steve Dagenhart of Calvary Baptist Church; Tuesday the Rev. Darren Richardson of New Testament... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:30:21 EST Yadkin County Library News http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/151519198/Yadkin-County-Library-News NC Works staff, formerly known as the Employment Security Commission, will be at the library on Tuesdays and Thursdays for job assistance. Assistance will be available from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., closed from 1 to 2 p.m. for lunch. In addition, NC Works... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:00:23 EST Towns look back at 2014 http://yadkinripple.com/news/news/151522723/Towns-look-back-at-2014 As the first month of 2015 comes to an end, area towns are looking back at their accomplishments of 2014 and looking ahead at things to come for this year. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:45:20 EST YMCA offers new equipment and expanded space http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/151520737/YMCA-offers-new-equipment-and-expanded-space The Yadkin Family YMCA has recently done some updates and members are raving about the changes. The Wellness Center at the Y now has all new weight lifting equipment and an extra 900-square feet of space, creating plenty of extra room to accommodate... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:50:21 EST Things just keep disappearing http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151462617/Things-just-keep-disappearing As I get older, “things” just keep disappearing. I know that I talk a lot about getting older, but it's only because I keep doing it and that makes me very happy. You know I remember when I thought old people were so unlucky because... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 01:50:21 EST Local student heads to Super Bowl http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news-sports/151520220/Local-student-heads-to-Super-Bowl A local student, Rae Benton, will be among the thousands of football fans gathering next week in Phoenix, Arizona, for the Super Bowl. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:35:23 EST Guardian ad Litem volunteers needed http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news/151520110/Guardian-ad-Litem-volunteers-needed Area volunteers are needed to serve in the Guardian ad Litem (GAL) program. A Guardian ad Litem is a court-appointed volunteer who serves as the judge's eyes and ears on children going through the foster care system. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:30:21 EST Extension accepting master gardener volunteer applications http://yadkinripple.com/news/news_agricultural/151463057/Extension-accepting-master-gardener-volunteer-applications North Carolina Cooperative Extension in Yadkin County is accepting applications for the 2015 Extension Master Gardener Volunteer class. The class is under the direction of Colleen Church, Yadkin County extension director. Classes will meet weekly on... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:20:22 EST Lions Club holds annual banquet http://yadkinripple.com/news/community-news/151519100/Lions-Club-holds-annual-banquet Donald Moxley, president of the Yadkinville Lions Club, presided over the Lion's Christmas banquet on Dec. 2. It was held at First Baptist Church of Yadkinville fellowship hall. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:00:21 EST The North Face reinvents the Denali jacket with help from REPREVE http://yadkinripple.com/news/business/151441161/The-North-Face-reinvents-the-Denali-jacket-with-help-from-REPREVE SALT LAKE CITY — As part of its commitment to responsibly designed products, The North Face has incorporated Unifi, Inc.'s (UFI: NYSE) REPREVE in its Denali line of fleece jackets. The North Face has integrated three environmentally... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:55:22 EST Tourney time for Forbush, Starmount http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151521795/Tourney-time-for-Forbush-Starmount Forbush and Starmount head into their respective conference tournaments Saturday with a number of wrestlers who will make some noise. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:20:22 EST A busy 48 hours for Starmount women http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151521586/A-busy-48-hours-for-Starmount-women BOONVILLE — The Starmount women lost three games in three nights, but the Rams showed signs of being anything but an easy out in their loss to Forbush. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:15:22 EST Falcons get first conference win http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151520831/Falcons-get-first-conference-win The Jan. 20 win over Surry Central was a matter of Forbush going “back to our pressure.” Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:10:24 EST Falcons suffer tough loss to Eagles http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151520223/Falcons-suffer-tough-loss-to-Eagles Forbush's 53-46 loss to Surry Central Jan. 20 was a frustrating night, coach Bradley Shore said.“We'd get down one, two, three points,” he said. “Then we'd get down five or six. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:05:22 EST Dinette reopens with new hours http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/151422437/Dinette-reopens-with-new-hours EAST BEND — The East Bend Dinette has been serving up meals to area residents since the 1950s. The small diner, located at 417 W. N.C. 67 Bypass Hwy., closed for a time in 2010 due to the failing health of Marie Crutchley, who ran the restaurant... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:00:21 EST Starmount goes 3-for-3 http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151518783/Starmount-goes-3-for-3 ELKIN — Starmount outscored Elkin 16-2 in the fourth quarter to claim a 51-30 Mountain Valley Athletic Conference win Thursday night. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:40:22 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://yadkinripple.com/news/sports/151519404/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, January 20Men's basketballWilkes Central 53, Elkin 34 Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:30:24 EST HCMH cuts ribbon on new facility http://yadkinripple.com/news/home_top-news/151499153/HCMH-cuts-ribbon-on-new-facility JONESVILLE — Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital staff, Jonesville government officials and a large number of local residents turned out for the ribbon cutting ceremony at the newly opened urgent care facility Sunday. The facility marks the first of... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:30:22 EST