Boonville Community Public Library news

Fall is coming and activities are arriving fast at the Boonville Community Public Library. Preschool Story Time continues on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. f...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Bird flu is important to us all

Over the years we have been faced with numerous diseases that attacked different aspects of the agriculture industry (swine flu, bird flu, mad cow and...

October 8th, 2015 |  


October yard of the month

October yard of the month

The Yadkinville Appearance Committee has awarded the October 2015 “Yard of the Month” to Joseph and Maureen Jaros. The appearance committe...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Preschoolers donate to local ministry

Preschoolers donate to local ministry

The Boonville UMC Preschool donated 55 items to Yadkin Christian Ministries. The students collected items in August and September. During the month of...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Commemorations of the Battle of Shallow Ford

Two commemorations of the 1780 American Revolution Battle of Shallow Ford will be held this year in Huntsville.On Saturday at 10 a.m., the Bethabara C...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Oct. 3• 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Glenns Chapell Church will be having at Holiday/Yard Sale and Bake Sale, 2200 Bloomtown Road, East Bend. Rain da...

October 1st, 2015 |  


Yadkin County Library News

A part-time tax coordinator for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is needed for the Yadkin County Public Library for the upcoming tax...

September 30th, 2015 |  


September is Disaster Preparedness Month

September is designated as Disaster Preparedness Month, reminding everyone to get a emergency supply kit prepared or updated.If a natural disaster occ...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Sept. 25• 11 a.m. and 5 to 7 p.m., Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 321 Redland Road, Advance, is hosting a Good Neighbor Port-a-Pit chicken/b...

September 24th, 2015 updated: September 24th, 2015. |  


Boonville native named to college board

Boonville native named to college board

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Dr. Roger Winslow Schock has been selected as a member of the Board of Trustees of Clinton College in Rock Hill. Clinton Colle...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Yadkin County 4-H’er honored at State 4-H Congress

EAST BEND — Leah Thomas, 17, of East Bend, recently received one of the highest honors a 4-H’er can achieve when she was inducted into the...

September 17th, 2015 updated: September 17th, 2015. |  


4-H delegation attends annual Electric Congress

4-H delegation attends annual Electric Congress

A delegation from Yadkin County attended the 68th annual 4-H Electric Congress at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. One hundred and eighty ...

September 17th, 2015 |  


FHS cheerleaders host food drive

FHS cheerleaders host food drive

The Forbush High School cheerleaders raised $366 and collected 820 food items for Yadkin Christian Ministries during the recent Unifi Bowl. .neFileBlo...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Yadkin County Historical Society News

Yadking Heritage Book Committee to meetThe book committee for the “Heritage of Yadkin County, North Carolina” will meet Sept. 22, at 6:30 ...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Sept. 19• 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., huge yard sale by Friends of East Bend Public Library at the library. Tablet raffle during event. Numerous usual and...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Dollar General Literacy Foundation awards grant to support East Bend literacy program

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — The Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded Fall Creek Elementary School in East Bend a grant in the amount of $3...

September 16th, 2015 |  


East Bend Class of 1960

East Bend Class of 1960

East Bend High School class of 1960 celebrates their 55th reunion. Attending are, from left, first row, Nancy Marler Culler, Rilla Williams Williard, ...

September 16th, 2015 updated: September 16th, 2015. |  


Remembering 9/11

Remembering 9/11

East Bend Fire Department remembers 9/11 with the American flag displayed on their ladder truck. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p...

September 16th, 2015 |  


WIC program available in Yadkin County

WIC is a nutrition program that helps families meet the nutritional needs of pregnant and post-partum women, infants and children up to age 5. WIC pro...

September 16th, 2015 updated: September 16th, 2015. |  


Yadkin County Library News

September is Library Card Sign-up Month. As a new year of school begins, do not forget the library as a valuable resource for students, teachers and p...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Morrison art show a success

Morrison art show a success

A unique and eclectic array of art was on display Friday night at a reception for the 26th annual Clifford Morrison Memorial Art Competition. The comp...

September 13th, 2015 |  


Fall fun at the corn maze

Fall fun at the corn maze

HAMPTONVILLE — Fall is here and what better way to celebrate the season with the family than visiting a corn maze. The Alpha and Omega Corn Maze...

September 12th, 2015 |  


Richmond Hill authors gathering

EAST BEND — Historic Richmond Hill will host an inaugural Civil War Authors’ Gathering on Oct. 17 from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at 4641 Law School R...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Let’s Keep Yadkin Clean and Green middle grades art contest

The Yadkin County Beautification Committee is sponsoring an art contest for all Yadkin County students in grades seven and eight. One winning artwork ...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Yadkin County Library News

September is Library Card Sign-up Month. As a new year of school begins, do not forget the library as a valuable resource for students, teachers and p...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Sept. 11 and 12• 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, fourth annual yard sale at Union Grove Baptist Church, 2401 Nebo ...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care named a 2015 Hospice Honors recipient

Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care Yadkin Office has been named a 2015 Hospice Honors recipient by Deyta, an industry leader in data-driven...

September 9th, 2015 |  


September yard of the month

September yard of the month

The Yadkinville Appearance Committee has awarded the September 2015 “Yard of the Month” to Kenny and Susan Taylor. The appearance committe...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Sept. 4• 6 to 10:30 p.m., Whiskers and Wine Summer Social at Hanover Park Vineyards with dinner, live music, and more. Tickets are $40 per perso...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Yadkin County Public Library News

As the beginning of the new school year approaches, do not forget the library is a valuable resource. Computers, books, magazines, newspapers, NC LIVE...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Girl Scout information sessions scheduled

It’s back-to-school time and with that comes the anticipation for girls to join Girl Scouts.In Girl Scouting, girls are always counting down to ...

August 27th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Aug. 28• 4 to 6 p.m., Hands of Hope Medical Clinic, Inc. is having a pork BBQ fundraiser. Plates are $8 and include Tipton’s pulled pork B...

August 27th, 2015 |  


Hauser, Williams, Russell celebrate 100th family reunion

Hauser, Williams, Russell celebrate 100th family reunion

The friends and family of Bethania Hauser Williams Russell celebrated their 100th family reunion July 24-26. The history of the reunion dates back to ...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Yadkin County Library News

As the beginning of the new school year approaches, do not forget the library is a valuable resource. Computers, books, magazines, newspapers, NC LIVE...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Class of 1955 reunites

Class of 1955 reunites

The 1955 class of Jonesville High School held its 60th reunion Aug. 15 at Arlington Baptist Church fellowship hall. Classmates attending are, first ro...

August 26th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Aug. 23• 1 p.m., Spillman and Hutchens Reunion will be held at Forbush Fire Department. Drinks will be provided and lunch will be at 1 p.m.Aug. ...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Yadkin County Library News

Veterans of Yadkin County: Ed Gregory will be collecting information from Yadkin County Veterans and their families for the book, “A Collection ...

August 13th, 2015 |  


American Legion makes improvements at post

Members of American Legion Post 505 are inviting any and all veterans to the next meeting which will be held at 7 p.m. on Sept. 1.The American Legion ...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Library news

Veterans of Yadkin County: Ed Gregory will be collecting information from Yadkin County veterans and their families for the book, “A Collection ...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

Aug. 7• 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., benefit yard sale for Resident Council Fund Saturday at Willowbrook in Yadkinville. Inside just follow signs.Aug. 15&#...

August 6th, 2015 |  


History conference open to public

The Yadkin Valley Historical Association invites all Civil War history buffs to participate in its 2015 Yadkin Valley History and Genealogy Fair and C...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

July 31-Aug. 1• Huge church yard sale will be held Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Yadkinville across from ...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Yadkin County United Fund to host artist reception

The Yadkin County United Fund will host a Chamber After Hours Artist Reception on Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m at The Front Yard of the Yadkin Cultural Art...

July 30th, 2015 |  


YMCA offers health screenings for seniors

YMCA offers health screenings for seniors

Taking care of one’s health is important at any age, but especially so for senior citizens. A group of area seniors were doing just that with a ...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

July 25• 10 a.m., Yadkin Elite Girls Basketball Team will be holding a fundraiser at Performance Motors, 231 Oak St., Jonesville. There will be ...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

July 17• 7 to 10 a.m., pancake breakfast at The Yadkin Senior Center in Yadkinville for The New Home Pregnancy.July 18• 8 p.m., Wounded Wa...

July 16th, 2015 |  


Yadkin County Library News

Ed Gregory will be collecting information from Yadkin County veterans and their families for the book, “A Collection of Yadkin County Veterans: ...

July 15th, 2015 |  


Pearson family history to be discussed at Richmond Hill

EAST BEND — Ancestors and descendants of Justice Richmond Mumford Pearson (1806-1878) will be the topic of the annual Pearson lecture at histori...

July 15th, 2015 |  


Church and Community Calendar

July 12-15• 6:30 to 8 p.m., Vacation Bible School at Yadkinville Church of Christ, 617 W. Main St. Mountain Top Experiences: Meeting God in the ...

July 9th, 2015 |  


Yadkin County Library news

Ed Gregory will be collecting information from Yadkin County veterans and their families at the Yadkin County Public Library on July 9 from 9 a.m. to ...

July 2nd, 2015 |