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March 5• 28th annual Shamrock Run and Walk, 5K, 10K and fun walk through historic Mocksville sponsored by St. Francis Church. Proceeds to benefi...

March 3rd, 2016 |  


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Feb. 27• 7 to 10 a.m., Courtney Baptist Church and Courtney Ruritan Club are sponsoring an all-you-can-eat country breakfast at Courtney Baptist...

February 25th, 2016 |  


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Feb. 20• 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Yadkinville UMC American Red Cross Blood Drive Sponsored by the Mission Committee, 204 W. Main St.. A donation ca...

February 18th, 2016 |  


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Feb. 13• 4:30 to 7 p.m., Chicken stew and gospel singing fundraiser to benefit Yadkin Christian Ministries at Longtown Pentecostal Holiness Chur...

February 11th, 2016 |  


Flower shops prep for Valentine’s Day

Flower shops prep for Valentine’s Day

This weekend is Valentine’s Day and area florists already are busy preparing lovely arrangements which will go out to loved ones for the holiday...

February 10th, 2016 |  


Boonville preschoolers give back

Boonville preschoolers give back

The preschool students of Boonville UMC collected more than 35 items for Yadkin Christian Ministries for the month of January. The students will be co...

February 5th, 2016 |  


Yadkin County Library News

Tax time has arrived, and myfreetaxes.com is available on the NWRL website, www.nwrl.org, for qualifying taxpayers to use. Individuals and families wi...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Yadkin Co. native selected as new dean of Georgia’s Agriculture & Environmental Sciences

RALEIGH — Longtime Wolfpack member, associate dean and director of academic programs for NC State University’s College of Agriculture and ...

January 27th, 2016 |  


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Jan. 23• 4:30 to 7 p.m., chicken stew and gospel singing fundraiser to benefit Yadkin Christian Ministries at Longtown Pentecostal Holiness Chur...

January 21st, 2016 |  


Yadtel donates to Hands of Hope

Yadtel donates to Hands of Hope

Shannon Adams, Yadtel sales and marketing coordinator, presents a check to Lena Gayle Williams, Hands of Hope volunteer coordinator and Nikki Money, H...

January 14th, 2016 |  


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Jan. 16• 10 a.m.,The Keepers of the Faith Christian girls club for ages 5-18 in Yadkin County meeting will be at New Birth Worship Center, 1033 ...

January 14th, 2016 |  


YMCA waves joining fee for January

YMCA waves joining fee for January

A new year has begun and for many that means making a resolution to get healthier and more active. The Yadkin Family YMCA can aid individuals with the...

January 7th, 2016 |  


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Jan. 16• 3 to 7 p.m., a benefit spaghetti dinner for Doug and April Williams will be held at the West Yadkin VFW Post on U.S. 21. Doug Williams ...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Yadkin County Historical Society to hold annual meeting

The Yadkin County Historical Society will conduct its 2016 Annual Meeting this Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Yadkin County Senior Center, 207 E. Hemlock ...

January 6th, 2016 |  


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Jan. 1• 7 p.m., Southern gospel concert featuring SOUL’D OUT Quartet and The Enon Boys at Enon Baptist Church, 6321 Old Hwy. 421, East Ben...

December 31st, 2015 |  


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Dec. 24• 6 and 8 p.m., two informal services will be held Christmas Eve at Maplewood Baptist Church with carols, the reading of the Christmas st...

December 24th, 2015 |  


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Dec. 19• 10 a.m., The Keepers of the Faith christian girls club for ages 5-18 in Yadkin County meeting will be at New Birth Worship Center, 1033...

December 17th, 2015 |  


‘Tis the season for parades

‘Tis the season for parades

Well-known story book characters come to life on the Relay for Life float in the annual Boonville Christmas parade.The Starmount marching band perform...

December 10th, 2015 |  


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Dec. 11• 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Moving Estate Sale, 512 Virginia Ave., Yadkinville. Selling nice furniture, craft items, Christmas decorations, gener...

December 10th, 2015 |  


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 &...

December 9th, 2015 |  


Forbush JROTC volunteers at food drive

Forbush JROTC volunteers at food drive

On Nov. 21, the Forbush High School JROTC cadets took their Saturday to support the local community “Friends Feeding Friends” program at t...

December 8th, 2015 |  


Willingham Wonderland at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center

Willingham Wonderland at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center

The cast of Willingham Wonderland will present the final weekend of performances of this unique holiday-themed show at the Willingham Theater in the Y...

December 8th, 2015 updated: December 8th, 2015. |  


Giving the gift of child advocacy

Giving the gift of child advocacy

The Guardian ad Litem Program kicked off the holiday season on Nov. 23, as District Court Judge William Brooks swore in six new Guardian ad Litem (GAL...

December 3rd, 2015 updated: December 3rd, 2015. |  


Twin City Stage to presents Macy’s ‘Yes, Virginia The Musical’

Twin City Stage to presents Macy’s ‘Yes, Virginia The Musical’

WINSTON-SALEM — Twin City Stage will present Macy’s Yes, Virginia The Musical, Dec. 18-20 at the Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Drive ...

December 3rd, 2015 |  


Grant purchases scale

Grant purchases scale

Tri-County Christian Crisis Ministries recently received a grant from the Winston-Salem Foundation. The grant was for $1,038 to purchase a floor scale...

December 1st, 2015 |  


Holiday events scheduled

Holiday events scheduled

By Kitsey Burns Harrisonkburns@s24517.p831.sites.pressdns.comThe holiday season will soon be in full swing and there are a number of parades and event...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Kids ‘go far’ in YMCA sponsored race

Kids ‘go far’ in YMCA sponsored race

The Yadkin Family YMCA hosted its Go Far 5K Saturday in downtown Yadkinville. The race is part of the YMCA’s ongoing mission to encourage a heal...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Preschoolers visit the library

Preschoolers visit the library

The Boonville United Methodist Church preschoolers and their family members went on a walking field trip to the Boonville Public Library on Nov. 16. T...

November 20th, 2015 |  


Wild west is alive

Wild west is alive

A competitor in the Carolina Outlaws Cowboy Mountain Shooting Competition uses a six-shooter to take out balloons on a course at the Lone Hickory Aren...

November 19th, 2015 |  


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Nov. 21• 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., third annual vendor sale fundraiser for Yadkin County Relay for Life at the Yadkinville Moose lodge. A variety of ven...

November 19th, 2015 |  


Yadkin County Library News

Adopt an Angel! Consider shopping for a child this Christmas. Gifts should be returned to the Yadkin Christmas Center in the Unifi Warehouse at 108 Be...

November 18th, 2015 |  


Litter Sweep rescheduled for Nov. 21

North Carolina Cooperative Extension and the Yadkin County Beautification Committee will hold a litter cleanup on Nov. 21 from 8:30 a.m. to noon.Organ...

November 17th, 2015 |  


Yadkinville 505 American Legion Auxiliary wins award

Yadkinville 505 American Legion Auxiliary wins award

The Roy J. Hunter American Legion Auxiliary Yadkinville Unit 505 received a national award at the 2015 American Legion Auxiliary National Convention h...

November 12th, 2015 |  


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Nov. 13• 6:30 p.m., the seventh annual Basket and Tool Bingo will be held in the Surry Community College gym. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and game ...

November 12th, 2015 |  


What a catch!

What a catch!

Local fishing and hunting supply store, River Raiders in Hamptonville, had quite a surprise from a local fisherman who had more than a few stories to ...

November 11th, 2015 updated: November 11th, 2015. |  


Veterans Day celebration at Yadkin County Park

Veterans Day celebration at Yadkin County Park

A ceremony took place Wednesday at the Yadkin County Park to honor the nation’s service men and women on Veterans Day. Stay tuned to www.yadkinrippl...

November 11th, 2015 updated: November 18th, 2015. |  


Yadkin County Library News

Are you looking to learn a new skill, while helping those in your community? The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, or VITA, is looking for ...

November 11th, 2015 |  


‘Show us your best’ photo exhibit on display at East Bend Library

The 2015 “Show Us Your Best” Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the East Bend Public Librar...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Veterans Day program to be held Nov. 11

The Yadkin County Veterans Council will present a special program to honor all veterans on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. This Veterans Day will be in the sec...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Yadkin Historical Society to honor living military veterans

The Yadkin County Historical Society will honor living military veterans of Yadkin County on Nov. 15 at 2:30 p.m., Yadkin County Senior Center, 207 E....

November 5th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Nov. 7• 7 to 10 a.m., community breakfast at the Windsors Crossroads Community Building in Hamptonville to benefit the new Yadkin County hospic...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Halloween in downtown Yadkinville

Halloween in downtown Yadkinville

Trick-or-treaters flock to downtown businesses Friday in Yadkinville, including the Yadkin County Courthouse.Olaf the snowman from the popular Disney ...

November 4th, 2015 updated: November 4th, 2015. |  


YMCA begins statewide membership benefit

Beginning Nov. 1, full facility/full privilege YMCA members in North Carolina have the flexibility to use other Y facilities throughout the state, at ...

November 4th, 2015 |  


Kiger joins Cannon & Company

Kiger joins Cannon & Company

Valerie Kiger, CPA has joined Cannon & Company as the audit manager.She has more than 15 years of audit and tax experience. She received her B.A. from...

November 4th, 2015 |  


NETworX program graduates first class

NETworX program graduates first class

Staff ReportOn Oct. 19, a new program called NETworX celebrated the first class to graduate from the unique program. NETworX is a program designed to ...

October 31st, 2015 |  


Soldiers named who fought at the Battle of Shallow Ford

The names of a few of the 800 Patriot and Loyalist soldiers who fought the American Revolutionary War Battle of Shallow Ford, Oct. 14, 1780, were reve...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Oct. 31• Deadline for the Heritage of Yadkin County, Vol. III — Send articles, photographs and book orders at $58.71 to Yadkin County Hist...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Preschoolers visit fire department

Preschoolers visit fire department

The students of Boonville United Methodist Church Preschool visit and tour the Boonville Fire Department on Oct. 19. They toured the station, saw all ...

October 28th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Oct. 23• 2 to 6 p.m., fall festival at Willowbrook Rehabilitation and Care Center. Lots of family fun, Elvis impersonator, Sassy Seniors Line Da...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Oct. 16• 9 to 11:30 a.m., information fair at East Bend Senior Center, 473 E. Main St. with free sausage biscuits and coffee. Presentations on M...

October 15th, 2015 |