Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

Forbush students to stage ‘Seussical Jr.’ in May

EAST BEND — Students at Forbush High School will present “Seussical Jr.” on May 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. The ...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


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April 29• 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., spring fling will be held at Deep Creek Baptist with local vendors and crafters. Breakfast for purchase from 7 to 1...

April 27th, 2017 |  


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 |  


‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ opens Friday at Willingham Theatre

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ opens Friday at Willingham Theatre

Yadkin Arts Council’s Willingham Theater proudly presents the stage adaptation of Dave Barry’s and Ridley Pearson’s whimsical novel,...

April 19th, 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 |  


Hennings couple celebrates 60th anniversary

Hennings couple celebrates 60th anniversary

Joe and Annette Hennings of East Bend celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on April 13 with their family.The couple’s sons and daughters-in...

April 13th, 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 |  


The perils of homemade pasta

The perils of homemade pasta

My husband Morgan was given the pasta maker attachment for our Kitchen Aid mixer as a birthday gift. Morgan teases me about how he always seems to get...

March 30th, 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. |  


Registration open for Kidshop Theatre

Explore. Engage. Express. Enjoy! This summer Kidshop Theatre will take a whacky journey with Alice in the play “Through the Looking Glass.”...

March 28th, 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 |  


Birth announcement

Birth announcement

Kinsey Michele WilesAmanda Stewart and Josh Wiles of Elkin announce the birth of their daughter, Kinsey Michele Wiles, on Jan. 30 at 7:58 a.m. at Fors...

March 16th, 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 |  


Twin City Stage returns to its roots

WINSTON-SALEM — Twin City Stage is returning to its roots.Twin City Stage announced that will change its name and brand back to The Little Theat...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Happy Mardi Gras!

Happy Mardi Gras!

This Tuesday, known as Fat Tuesday, was the culmination of Mardi Gras, a unique holiday full of floats, parades and fun that is celebrated in New Orle...

March 2nd, 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 |  


‘Guys and Dolls’ Valentine’s Gala

‘Guys and Dolls’ Valentine’s Gala

Guests enjoy an early Valentine’s celebration at a gala on Saturday prior to a performance of “Guys and Dolls” at the Yadkin Cultura...

February 14th, 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 |  


‘Guys and Dolls’ Gala on Saturday

‘Guys and Dolls’ Gala on Saturday

Local performers in the Yadkin Arts Council production of “Guys and Dolls” will play to a sold out house on Feb. 10, 17 and 18, but ticket...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Dowell-Smith to wed in June

Dowell-Smith to wed in June

Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Rhyne Dowell of Yadkinville announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea Danielle Dowell, to Preston Clayton Smith, son of Mr....

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

Farm Bureau recognizes area leaders, scholarship recipient

YADKINVILLE — During the recent Annual Meeting of Yadkin County Farm Bureau area farm leaders were recognized. The organization awards three ser...

January 29th, 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 |  


Snow day baking

Snow day baking

It really looked a lot like winter this weekend. I confess I have mixed emotions about this. I much prefer warmer temperatures, sunny skies and green ...

January 12th, 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 |  


Certified physician assistant joins Jonesville Family Medical Center

Certified physician assistant joins Jonesville Family Medical Center

JONESVILLE — Cornerstone Health Care has announced Certified Physician Assistant Mary Keller has joined the Jonesville Family Medical Center wit...

December 22nd, 2016 updated: December 22nd, 2016. |  


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 |  


What Christmas Means to Me

Forbush Elementary SchoolKayla MatthewsThird GradeChristmas means to me.Christmas is a focus on Jesus’ birthday. Have time with family and frien...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


What Christmas Means to Me

Yadkinville Elementary School Samantha ShoreThird GradeChristmas is a lovely holiday. Children sing carols, decorate trees and open presents. So you m...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


What Christmas Means to Me

Yadkinville Elementary SchoolDebby GunnellExceptional Children’s teacherCool presents are fun to open;Holiday cheer!Reindeer are training for Ch...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


What Christmas Means to Me

Yadkinville Elementary SchoolDebby WyantThird GradeIsabella Vargas: Christmas means being with my family to celebrate and to put up the Christmas tree...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


What Christmas Means to Me

Yadkinville Elementary SchoolShannon BuelinThird GradeBy: Jaken CantrellChristmas means a lot to me because it brings peace and joy. Every year on Chr...

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 |  


The case of the missing pea salad

The case of the missing pea salad

A few weeks ago as I was preparing Thanksgiving dinner, I kept thinking that I was forgetting something. I wasn’t actually forgetting anything, ...

December 15th, 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 |  


Minihan-Anthony exchange vows

Minihan-Anthony exchange vows

Erin Jean Minihan and Eric Justin Anthony, both of Simponsville, South Carolina, were united in marriage at 5 p.m. Oct. 1 in the Loom at Cotton Mill P...

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. |