Class reunions held

Class reunions held

East Bend High School Class of 1966 held its 50th class reunion on Aug. 6. Attending are, front row, from left, Linda Cuzzens Warner, Kay Hunt Burnett...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Ingalls to visit Richmond Hill

Ingalls to visit Richmond Hill

Terri Ingalls, storyteller/reenactor, will present “Three Women of the Civil War” at 3 p.m. on Aug. 20 at Richmond Hill Law School in East...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Yadkin Civitan Club supports family with medical expenses

Yadkin Civitan Club supports family with medical expenses

Yadkin Civitan Club President Cathy Recchio recently presented $800 to the Jacob Shore Medical Fund. He is the son of Scott and April Shore and sister...

August 11th, 2016 |  


N.C. Courts expand online payments to most criminal and infraction court cases

RALEIGH — Citizens can now pay court costs, fines and fees online for most criminal and infraction cases that have been tried in district or sup...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Mobile food bank offered for Hamptonville residents

Mobile food bank offered for Hamptonville residents

This summer Tri-County Christian Crisis Ministry is offering a mobile food bank for Hamptonville residents. Those in need may visit the mobile food ba...

August 4th, 2016 |  


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Aug. 5• 2 to 6:30 p.m., Red Cross blood drive at Forbush Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department, 4725 Old Highway 421 E., East Bend.Aug. 6• ...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Volunteers needed for back-to-school shopping

Area children will soon be returning to school and the YMCA is doing its part to ensure that they are prepared. As part of its annual Bright Beginning...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Bringing the magic of books

Bringing the magic of books

Zelnick the Magician puts on a special show for children at the East Bend Public Library as part of their summer reading program. .neFileBlock { marg...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


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July 29• 9 to 11 a.m., The Fun Friday Kids of First Baptist Church, Yadkinville, will be honoring the law enforcement of Yadkin County in the fe...

July 28th, 2016 |  


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July 15-16• 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Deep Creek Friends Meeting, 1140 Deep Creek Church Road, Yadkinville, will host an indoor yard sale to benefit mis...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Mountain Valley Hospice seeking community volunteers

YADKINVILLE — The next Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care Volunteer Training will be held at the Yadkinville office and is scheduled ...

July 3rd, 2016 |  


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July 1• 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pressure Canning Testing by N.C. State Extension will be held at the 2nd floor of the new Agricultural and Educationa...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Richmond Hill to host lecture on Pearson children

EAST BEND — The Yadkin County Historical Society and the Historic Richmond Hill Law School Commission will present the annual Pearson lecture on...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Yadkinville girl scouts earn Silver Award

COLFAX — Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has awarded 223 girls with the Girl Scout Silver Award, the second highest award a Girl Scout c...

June 24th, 2016 |  


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June 25• 1 to 4 p.m., genealogy seminar for Courtney-Huntsville residents at Courtney Baptist Church fellowship hall. Be prepared and bring info...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Yadkinville student wins top music awards

Yadkinville student wins top music awards

Zachary Edmonds of Yadkinville was recently honored in receiving his “Gold Cups” earned from the National Federal of Music Clubs Junior Fe...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Yadkinville reunion held

Yadkinville reunion held

Yadkinville High School, Class of 1959, celebrated its 57th reunion at Yadkin Valley Seafood on May 21. Those attending are, from left, first row, San...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Library summer schedule for children announced

The Yadkin County Public Library has announced its programs for the 2016 Summer Reading Program and summer movies. Reading programs are held each Wedn...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Yadkin County Library News

Summer Reading Programs will be held on Wednesdays, June 15 through July 27 at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Movies will be shown on Mondays, beginning June 13 a...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Hospice Home campaign closing in on goal to qualify for $1M challenge grant

In December 2015, Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care had a ground-breaking ceremony for Yadkin County’s first inpatient hospice facil...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Winners of Cutest Pet Contest named

Winners of Cutest Pet Contest named

The top three winners of this year’s Tribune’s online Cutest Pet Contest are a true representation of the diversity of pets in the region....

June 8th, 2016 |  


Wilkes County EMS announces community defibrillator initiative

NORTH WILKESBORO — Wilkes County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) will begin efforts to distribute at least 15 Automated External Defibrillators...

June 7th, 2016 |  


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June 7, 8, 15• 11 a.m. to noon, Welcome to Medicare: Hosted by the Blue Moon Benefits Group, this educational presentation will help people unde...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


Boonville High Class of 1961 gathers

Boonville High Class of 1961 gathers

The Class of 1961 from Boonville High School celebrated its 55th class reunion at Sanders Ridge Winery Hearth Restaurant on May 7. Attending are, fron...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Students compete to be United Fund’s 2016 print artist

As part of its annual fundraising campaign, the Yadkin County United Fund will showcase artwork by local students from 5 to 7 p.m. on May 26 at the Ya...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Yadkin County Library news

The fifth annual NWRL Ride for Readers will be held on June 11 and is being hosted by Freeborne’s Eatery and Lodge in Laurel Springs this year. ...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Rockford Memorial Day Service scheduled for May 28

A Memorial Day service will be held at the Rockford Methodist Church in the Historic Village of Rockford on Saturday at 3 p.m.This year’s progra...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Historic Spillman community to be discussed

The Yadkin County Historical Society and Mount Zion Baptist Church will present an open discussion on the historic Spillman community of Yadkin County...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


Preschoolers visit the library

Preschoolers visit the library

The Boonville UMC Preschool take a field trip to the Boonville Public Library where they read books, did puzzles, and colored summer pictures. .neFile...

May 20th, 2016 |  


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May 18• 11 a.m. to noon, Welcome to Medicare: Hosted by the Blue Moon Benefits Group, this educational presentation will help people understand ...

May 12th, 2016 |  


Mummy and Me programs at Iredell Museums

Exciting hands-on Mummy and Me programs at Iredell Museums are available every Saturday.Mummy and Me programs are fun crafts, activities, or games for...

May 6th, 2016 |  


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May 7• 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Charity Baptist Youth Yard Sale at Charity Baptist Church, 150 Charity Church Rd., Boonville. All proceeds goes toward ...

May 5th, 2016 |  


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 ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


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April 29• 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., a blood drive will be held at Forbush High School, 1521 Falcon Road, East Bend.• 8 a.m., the Yadkin Valley ...

April 28th, 2016 |  


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April 23• 7 to 10 a.m., Baltimore UMC will host a big country breakfast. The cost is by donation. The UMW is hosting it and all proceeds will go...

April 21st, 2016 |  


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April 16• 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Maplewood Baptist Church will be having a yard sale. There will be lots of nice and gently used items for sale. All ...

April 16th, 2016 |  


Libraries Transform: celebrate National Library Week April 10-16

The Northwestern Regional Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week, a time to high...

April 15th, 2016 |  


Play Fest moved to April 23

UPDATED: The event date has been changed from this Saturday to April 23 due to the weather.Smart Start of Yadkin County will host its annual Play Fest...

April 8th, 2016 |  


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April 8-9• Children Clothing and Toy Sale at Center United Methodist Church, 1400 Center Road, Yadkinville, Friday, 5 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, 8...

April 7th, 2016 |  


Play Fest slated for Saturday

Smart Start of Yadkin County will host its annual Play Fest event for families and children at the Yadkinville Town Park from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sat...

April 6th, 2016 |  


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April 1• 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Port-a-Pit Chicken Fundraiser with proceeds benefiting Smart Start of Yadkin County’s Dolly Parton’...

March 31st, 2016 |  


Preschoolers donate to local charities

Preschoolers donate to local charities

The preschool children at Boonville United Methodist Church donated Easter baskets to The ARK Ministry in Elkin. The children donated the items and fi...

March 30th, 2016 |  


Willis to join Mountain Valley Hospice team

Willis to join Mountain Valley Hospice team

MOUNT AIRY — Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care announced Brett Willis as its new director of development.Willis is a Surry County na...

March 24th, 2016 |  


Ronda author teaches kids to follow instructions through delightful, new storybook

RONDA — Author Tabetha Siceloff shows how following instructions makes everything better through her new children’s book, “The Best ...

March 24th, 2016 |  


Randleman urges constituents to use IRS Free File for free online tax prep, e-filing

Sen. Shirley Randleman encouraged constituents to visit www.IRS.gov/freefile and take advantage of free tax preparation and e-filing services availabl...

March 24th, 2016 |  


Citizen Science Program needs help observing the weather

Do you ever wonder how much rainfall you received from a recent thunderstorm? How about snowfall during a winter storm? If so, an important volunteer ...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


SCC to host annual Eggstravaganza for community

DOBSON — The Surry Community College Student Government Association (SGA) is making plans for the annual Eggstravaganza to be held on Thursday f...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


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March 25• Noon, a community Good Friday Service will be held at First Baptist Church, Yadkinville. Seven ministers will be participating in this...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


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March 18 -20• Disney’s Mulan will be presented Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 7 and Sunday at 3 p.m. at Boonville Elementary School Multipu...

March 17th, 2016 |  


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March 12• 6 p.m., Relay For Life Bingo at the Yadkinville Moose Lodge. Cost is $25 for cover all and 20 games, plus 10 free door prize tickets. ...

March 10th, 2016 |