Free pesticide collection day

Davie County will host a free Pesticide Collection Day on May 3. The collection will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Masonic Picnic Grounds, at 201 P...

April 20th, 2017 |  


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April 23-26• Mountain View Baptist Church of Hamptonville will host spring revival with guest speaker, Brother Joel Riley. The Sunday morning se...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Easter egg drop amazes

Easter egg drop amazes

HAMPTONVILLE — Kids of all ages were having an egg-cellent time at the Alpha & Omega Corn Maze on Saturday. The 20-acre agri-tourism center ...

April 15th, 2017 |  


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April 14• 7 p.m., Boonville United Methodist Church will present “The Way of the Cross: Walking in the footsteps of Jesus from his trial t...

April 13th, 2017 |  


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April 8• 2 p.m., Community Easter Egg Hunt for children 12 and younger at First Baptist Church, Yadkinville (across from the Dollar General Stor...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

Students at Forbush High School have been hard at work all semester preparing for their spring musical. May 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. in the school auditori...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Surry CC hosts Advanced Manufacturing Day on April 4

DOBSON — Surry Community College is highlighting careers in Computer-Integrated Machining, Mechatronics, Engineering Design, Electronics and Wel...

March 29th, 2017 |  


2017 Governor’s School selections announced

RALEIGH — This summer, 670 of North Carolina’s most academically gifted and creative rising high school juniors and seniors will explore c...

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


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March 24• 9 a.m. to noon, job fair at Yadkin Center of Surry Community College with 15 to 20 employers on site recruiting.• 2 to 5 p.m., W...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


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March 17• 6 p.m., Bingo benefiting Yadkin County United Fund at the Yadkin Moose Lodge, 1432 Country Club Road, Yadkinville. Doors open at 5 p.m...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss

Boonville Town Administrator Sarah Harris reads a Dr. Seuss book on the famed author’s birthday with preschoolers at Boonville United Methodist ...

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


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March 10• 7 p.m., Union Grove Baptist Church, 2401 Nebo Road, Yadkinville, will host a gospel concert featuring the LeFevre Quartet. The Boys wi...

March 9th, 2017 |  


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March 27 p.m., the Yadkin County GOP will be having the Annual County Convention at the Yadkin County Courthouse.March 4• 5 p.m., Relay For Life...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


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Feb. 25• 7 to 10 a.m., Courtney Baptist Church and Courtney Ruritan Club are sponsoring their country breakfast at 3341 Courtney Church Road, Ya...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Let’s Keep Yadkin Clean and Green contest winner

Let’s Keep Yadkin Clean and Green contest winner

The Yadkin County Beautification Committee sponsors an annual art contest for Yadkin County students in grades seven and eight. The contest theme is &...

February 15th, 2017 |  


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Feb. 25• 7 to 10 a.m., Courtney Baptist Church and Courtney Ruritan Club are sponsoring their country breakfast at 3341 Courtney Church Road, Ya...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Yadkin County United Fund funding meeting March 2

All 501(c)(3) organizations wishing to apply for 2018 Funding from Yadkin County United Fund are asked to attend a mandatory application distribution ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


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Jan. 31• 6 p.m. - 8 p.m., Hidden Dangers at Home, sponsored by NC Cooperative Extension and the Yadkin County Fire Marshal, at the Agricultural ...

January 26th, 2017 |  


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Jan. 14•10 a.m., The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Yadkin County Historical Society will be held at the Yadkin County Senior Center, 207 E. Hemlock...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Phi Theta Kappa provides support for domestic violence survivors

Phi Theta Kappa provides support for domestic violence survivors

DOBSON — What started at Surry Community College as one society’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) service project turned into a c...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


HVAC Club brightens Christmas for one family

HVAC Club brightens Christmas for one family

DOBSON — Surry Community College students enrolled in Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology courses, also known as HVAC, helpe...

December 21st, 2016 |  


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Dec. 16• 6 p.m., Wyo Bible Methodist Church, 3923 Wyo Road, Yadkinville, will present the play “Comfort and Joy.” For more informati...

December 15th, 2016 |  


Trip abroad

Trip abroad

A group from Yadkin County recently visited Ireland on a trip hosted by the Yadkin County Chamber of Commerce. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } ...

December 14th, 2016 |  


Yadkin native serves as Naval instructor

Yadkin native serves as Naval instructor

Petty Officer 1st Class Zachary Necessary, from Yadkinville, instructs Ensign Madeline Dulisse, from Jacksonville, on the proper use of an MK-124 sign...

December 14th, 2016 |  


Christmas comes to Fairfield

Christmas comes to Fairfield

Santa is able to talk his elf into taking a break at the Fairfield Inn Saturday as he was checking in on who is being naughty or nice.Families are abl...

December 14th, 2016 |  


Rotary hosts pancake breakfast

Rotary hosts pancake breakfast

The Yadkinville Rotary Club recently held its annual Pancake Breakfast at Yadkinville United Methodist Church. The event is the largest fundraiser of ...

December 8th, 2016 |  


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Dec. 16• 7:30 p.m., New Birth Worship Center Music Ministry presents “The Joy Of Christmas” concert featuring the Mass and Youth Cho...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Ramalicious: a delectable memorial from the Class of 1970

BOONVILLE — Starmount High School’s Class of 1970 has created a truly delicious memorial to their class: their very own cookbook.This idea...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


Austin Company, Forbush JROTC donate to military personnel

Austin Company, Forbush JROTC donate to military personnel

Yadkin County-based business, Austin Electrical Enclosures, collected a large variety of leftover Halloween candy and toothbrushes for Operation Grati...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


2016 Holiday memorial ornaments now available

2016 Holiday memorial ornaments now available

Once again this year, Mountain Valley Hospice is selling holiday memorial ornaments that help support its mission, while honoring loved ones who have ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Yadkin County Community Foundation awards Philanthropist of the Year

Yadkin County Community Foundation awards Philanthropist of the Year

The board of advisors of the Yadkin County Community Foundation awarded the Philanthropist of the Year award and hosted the annual dinner on Nov. 1 at...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Open Air market approaching

Open Air market approaching

The first weekend in December, the Foothills Arts Council will sponsor an Open Air Art Market with artists, music, food and vendors. The market will b...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Choirs sing For Christmas

Choirs sing For Christmas

The Yadkin Community Chorus will perform Handel’s Messiah on Dec. 18 at 3 p.m. at the Willingham Theater of the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center loca...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Open Air market approaching

Open Air market approaching

The first weekend in December, the Foothills Arts Council will sponsor an Open Air Market with artists, music, food and vendors. The market will be op...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Old-fashioned Christmas coming

Old-fashioned Christmas coming

JONESVILLE — The Jonesville Historical Society will welcome the public for its Old Fashioned Christmas Open House on Dec. 4 from 2 to 5 p.m. at ...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Rockford’s 26th annual Candlelight Christmas Dec. 1-2

ROCKFORD — The Rockford Preservation Society Inc. is hosting its 26th annual Candlelight Christmas the evenings of Dec. 1 and Dec. 2 in the hist...

November 23rd, 2016 updated: November 23rd, 2016. |  


How will you spend your Thanksgiving holiday?

How will you spend your Thanksgiving holiday?

Andy Green (Jonesville) “I’ll spend it with family.”Bridget Henderson (Jonesville) “I’ll be cooking and eating and sleep...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Dreamcatcher craft coming

Dreamcatcher craft coming

For this month’s free Creative Craft Cafe at the Elkin Public Library participants will be making dreamcatchers on Monday at 7 p.m. Anyone 16 an...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Award winners honored at luncheon

Award winners honored at luncheon

STATESVILLE — Carolina Farm Credit recently hosted winners of the Farm Credit Fresh Perspectives competition. One hundred finalists were selecte...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Preschool students active

Preschool students active

Boonville UMC Preschool students take a field trip to the Boonville Fire Department to learn about fire safety.Boonville UMC Preschool students donate...

November 16th, 2016 updated: November 16th, 2016. |  


SAR welcomes newest members

SAR welcomes newest members

On Saturday at the Cedarbrook Country Club in State Road, the Yadkin Valley Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution held a meeting where Jordan...

November 15th, 2016 |  


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Nov. 11• 4 to 6 p.m., a Veterans Appreciation Supper, sponsored by the Yadkin Baptist Association, will be held at Courtney Baptist Church. All ...

November 10th, 2016 |  


New scholarship endowment supports Yadkin County students

Students from Yadkin and surrounding North Carolina counties have a new opportunity to attend the NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, t...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Civitans thank officers

Civitans thank officers

Hilda Carlton, on behalf of the Yadkin Civitan Club, presents special Thank You baskets to the Yadkinville Police Department and the Yadkin County She...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Foundation’s local grantmaking to benefit from November campaign

The Yadkin County Community Foundation has launched a month-long fundraising campaign beginning Nov. 1 to boost local grantmaking.The Chairman’s...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Program helps farmers win donations for local community

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Rural communities are the backbone of America, and now through Nov. 30, eligible farmers in Yadkin County will have the opportu...

November 2nd, 2016 |  


Windsors gather for reunion

Windsors gather for reunion

HAMPTONVILLE — The annual Windsor Reunion was held on Sept. 11 at the Historic Old School House at Windsor’s Cross Roads in Yadkin County....

October 28th, 2016 |  


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Oct. 27• 6 p.m., Domestic Violence Awareness candlelight vigil at First Baptist Church of Yadkinville. Call 336-849-4070 or email yadkindv@yvedd...

October 27th, 2016 |  


East Bend High Class of 1961 reunites

East Bend High Class of 1961 reunites

East Bend High School Class of 1961 reunites. Present at the East Bend High School of 1961’s 55th-year reunion were, seated, Phyllis Barnes (for...

October 26th, 2016 |  


Susan G. Komen Northwest NC community grant request for application (RFA) now released

The promise of Susan G. Komen is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and...

October 25th, 2016 |