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November 2nd, 2017 |  


Free SBC seminars announced for November

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Small Business Center will be holding free seminars and workshops in November at various locations in S...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Starmount Class of 1972 reunites

Starmount Class of 1972 reunites

The Starmount High School Class of 1972 recently held its 45th reunion at the Yadkin Moose Lodge.A graduating class of 162, the class has 16 members d...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Surry Paralegal Club hosts American Red Cross blood drive

Surry Paralegal Club hosts American Red Cross blood drive

DOBSON — When tragedy strikes the nation, one of the most frequently recommended ways to contribute to recovery is to donate blood. In fact, abo...

October 28th, 2017 |  


West Yadkin High School Class of 1967 reunites

West Yadkin High School Class of 1967 reunites

On Oct. 7, the 1967 graduating class of West Yadkin High School celebrated their 50th class reunion at Longtown Pentecostal Holiness fellowship hall i...

October 26th, 2017 |  


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October 26th, 2017 |  


Yadkinville native has been appointed to Attorney General’s Council on Collegiate Opioid Misuse

RALEIGH — Yadkinville native Kerry Aguilera has been appointed to Attorney General Josh Stein’s Council on Collegiate Opioid Misuse. To ki...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County native announces his retirement as WSSU CFO

Yadkin County native announces his retirement as WSSU CFO

WINSTON-SALEM — Dr. Randy W. Mills, vice chancellor for finance and administration/chief financial officer at Winston-Salem State University, ha...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County library news

We are in need of VITA volunteers. This is a tax preparation service for people with incomes under $54,000. If you are good with numbers and enjoy wor...

October 19th, 2017 |  


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October 19th, 2017 |  


Surry CC honoring veterans with luncheon on Nov. 2

Surry CC honoring veterans with luncheon on Nov. 2

DOBSON — In honor of Veterans Day, Surry Community College will host its annual Veterans Luncheon on Nov. 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Grand ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Surry Community hosts Grand Wine Tasting featuring Melva Houston on Nov. 8

Surry Community hosts Grand Wine Tasting featuring Melva Houston on Nov. 8

DOBSON — As part of Surry Community College’s sixth annual Southeastern United Grape and Wine Symposium, the college invites the community...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Surry Spooktacular features haunted trail, hayride on Oct. 24

Surry Spooktacular features haunted trail, hayride on Oct. 24

DOBSON — Surry Community College will host its annual Halloween Spooktacular on Oct. 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the college’s gymnasium at 630...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Tie-dye project teaches Surry students writing skills

Tie-dye project teaches Surry students writing skills

DOBSON — To most people tie-dyeing a T-shirt seems like an art project, but for students in Dr. Kathleen Fowler’s eight-week, English 111:...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Farmers ahead, share the road

Farmers ahead, share the road

YADKINVILLE — With harvest time upon us, you will start seeing more large and slow moving farm equipment on the highways and roads around Yadkin...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Richmond Hill gets donation before final open house

Richmond Hill gets donation before final open house

Historic Richmond Hill Law School, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, East Bend, is the recipient of six 1840 maple/hickory dining ta...

October 12th, 2017 |  


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October 12th, 2017 |  


Donation benefits Courtney gym

Donation benefits Courtney gym

Courtney Elementary School had its first Parent Teacher Association of this year on Sept. 14. The Piedmont District Ruritans came to present the schoo...

October 5th, 2017 |  


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October 5th, 2017 |  


East Bend 50th class reunion held

East Bend 50th class reunion held

EAST BEND — The East Bend High School class of 1967 held its 50th class reunion on Sept. 9. Twenty-eight of the 60 graduates and their spouses o...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Don’t be a litterbug! middle grades art contest

The Yadkin County Beautification Committee is sponsoring its fourth annual art contest for all Yadkin County students in grades seven and eight. One w...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Yadkinville native earns coveted title of Navy chief petty officer

Yadkinville native earns coveted title of Navy chief petty officer

MILLINGTON, Tenn. — Navy Chief Master-At-Arms Charles Daniels II from Yadkinville was recently promoted to chief petty officer, an accomplishmen...

October 1st, 2017 |  


Yadkin County library news

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when Yadkin County Public Library, a member of NWRL, joins with the American Library Association and p...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Stink bugs moving indoors

The brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) is an introduced Asian species that should not be confused with our many native stink bug species, which do not ...

September 28th, 2017 |  


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September 28th, 2017 |  


Women’s Christian Conference to be held in North Wilkesboro

NORTH WILKESBORO — Being able to organize and host a women’s conference has been a dream of Kristee Huffman, a former Wilkes County reside...

September 26th, 2017 |  


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September 21st, 2017 |  


YMCA executive appointed to North Carolina Childcare Commission

YMCA executive appointed to North Carolina Childcare Commission

The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina announced that Kim McClure has been appointed to the North Carolina Child Care Commission.The NC Child Care Commi...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County library news

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when Yadkin County Public Library, a member of NWRL, joins with the American Library Association and p...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Youth show livestock in annual event

Youth show livestock in annual event

As summer comes to a close, the weather starts to cool down children return to school so begins the season of harvest, fairs and livestock shows. Many...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 14th, 2017. |  


Zachary appointed to N.C. Sentencing and Policy Advisory Commission

RALEIGH — Court of Appeals Chief Judge Linda McGee has appointed Judge Valerie Zachary to the North Carolina Sentencing and Policy Advisory Comm...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Head Start enrollment open

Yadkin Valley Economic Development District Inc. is accepting enrollment for openings in Yadkin County Head Start.The childcare is provided at no cost...

September 12th, 2017 |  


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September 12th, 2017 |  


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September 11th, 2017 |  


Library card sign-up month observed

September is Library Card Sign-up Month — a time when libraries across the country remind parents that a library card is the most important scho...

September 6th, 2017 |  


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September 4th, 2017 updated: September 7th, 2017. |  


Upgrades to Swaim playground complete

Yadkin County has completed the grant project at the Yadkin County Park’s Daniel Swaim Playground. A $41,580 grant from the North Carolina Parks...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Fall Creek Fire Department celebrates 50 years

Fall Creek Fire Department celebrates 50 years

The Fall Creek Fire Department celebrated its 50th year of service earlier this year. The fire department is a staple in the Fall Creek community with...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Wildlife Commission presents young anglers with lifetime licenses

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, along with Neuse Sport Shop and the N.C. Council of Trout Unlimited, presented two young angle...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Free SBC seminars announced for September

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Small Business Center will be holding free seminars and workshops in September at various locations in ...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Surry CC’s Williams receives family nurse practitioner licensure

Surry CC’s Williams receives family nurse practitioner licensure

DOBSON — Kiena Williams, a nurse educator at Surry Community College, recently passed the national certification and licensure examination to ob...

August 30th, 2017 |  


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August 29th, 2017 updated: August 29th, 2017. |  


Preparing a disaster kit

Hurricane season is here and the time to prepare is now. There is always a possibility of power outages due to natural disasters, so take the time to ...

August 24th, 2017 |  


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August 24th, 2017 |  


Youth livestock clinic held

Youth livestock clinic held

The Yadkin-Davie Livestock Association and 4-H recently sponsored a sheep and goat educational clinic for local youth in Yadkin and Davie counties.Twe...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Johnson serves as House page

RALEIGH — Kurtis Johnson, a student at Yadkin Success Academy, recently served as a page for the North Carolina House of Representatives. He was...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Library news

We are having our book sale again. Popular “fill a bag” deals are back: fill a plastic bag for $2 or a paper bag for $5. Hardback books ar...

August 17th, 2017 |  


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August 17th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Public Library news

The 2017 Summer Learning Program has come to an end. We would like to extend a big “Thank You” to Yadkin County United Fund for sponsoring...

August 10th, 2017 |  


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Aug. 10• 5 to 7:30 p.m., Live at Five music series will be held at the Elkin Farmers Market shelter, 226 N. Bridge St., featuring The Wasnots. T...

August 10th, 2017 |