NEWS


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Society inducts new members
Officers searching for missing teen

Officers searching for missing teen

The Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the disappearance of 14-year old Katelyn Elizabeth Jones, white female.Katelyn was...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Filing open for municipal seats in Boonville, East Bend and Jonesville

Filing open for municipal seats in Boonville, East Bend and Jonesville

On Friday, filing opened for even-year municipal elections, which includes Jonesville, Boonville and East Bend in Yadkin County. This will be the firs...

July 9th, 2018 updated: July 10th, 2018. |  


Forbush student completes Future Agricultural Leaders program

Forbush student completes Future Agricultural Leaders program

Yadkin County rising high school senior John Collins of Forbush High School is recognized for completing NC Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future A...

July 7th, 2018 |  


‘Tom Dooley’ dates announced

‘Tom Dooley’ dates announced

WILKESBORO — Bleu Moon Productions will mark the 150th anniversary of the final trial and hanging of Tom Dooley with its 17th season of the outd...

July 6th, 2018 |  


Deputies searching for missing man

Deputies searching for missing man

The Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the disappearance of Francisco Miguel Montellano, aka “Michael,” a 29-year-old H...

July 5th, 2018 |  


Local artists returns to beloved passion of painting

Local artists returns to beloved passion of painting

Local artist Patricia Hobson has returned to painting after a several-year hiatus due to her health. Hobson is well known in the area for her artwork,...

July 5th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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YC All Stars headed to World Series
First Surry Juniors decided by one stroke

First Surry Juniors decided by one stroke

PILOT MOUNTAIN — There’s plenty of good junior golf played in Surry County, and several of its practitioners were in action on Monday and ...

July 17th, 2018 |  


YC All Stars headed to World Series

YC All Stars headed to World Series

EAST BEND — The Yadkin County 11U All Star baseball team placed second in the Cal Ripken State Championship, which was held at Fall Creek School...

July 17th, 2018 updated: July 17th, 2018. |  


Local sports briefs

Starmount to host football campBOONVILLE — Starmount High School football will be hosting its annual youth football camp for grades kindergarten...

July 10th, 2018 |  


MVAC names all conference track athletes

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference named the Track and Field All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2018 season. Starmount, Elkin and East ...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Surry’s Roberts named First-Team All-American

Surry’s Roberts named First-Team All-American

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s Michael Roberts is one of just six freshmen across the nation to be named First-Team All-American for h...

July 7th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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A pickle quick
How safe are our gardens?

How safe are our gardens?

Recently, tangling with a Tetrapanax stump left me with a nasty gouge that managed to keep me out of the garden for the four weeks. This accident, cou...

July 5th, 2018 |  


Calendar

Send events to trieditor@yadkinripple.com by Monday at noon for the same week’s edition.July 6-7• 7 p.m. and 10 a.m., The Women of New Bir...

July 5th, 2018 |  


Three charged in drug case

Three charged in drug case

BOONVILLE — On June 26, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant on Richmond Hill Church Road near Pulliam Road in Boo...

July 1st, 2018 |  


The fallacy of garden magazines

The fallacy of garden magazines

I have officially given up on gardening magazines because they simply aren’t truthful. Poring over unrealistic pictures of how gardens should lo...

June 28th, 2018 |  


Calendar

Send events to trieditor@yadkinripple.com by Monday at noon for the same week’s edition.June 28• A raffle drawing will be held for a $500 ...

June 28th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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A pickle quick
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I’m feeling disconnected
Honest suicide talk to end stigma

Honest suicide talk to end stigma

Editor’s note: In light of the recent suicide cases involving Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain reaching international headlines, The Tribune staf...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Letter to the editor

It’s summertime and Yadkin County’s children are out of school once again. It’s a great time for most children, but for those in abu...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Weird pregnancy craving nine months late

Weird pregnancy craving nine months late

I didn’t have any cravings while I was pregnant. I’m somewhat disappointed I never got to do the stereotypical pregnant lady thing and sen...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,My name is Rachael Everett I am a student from Appalachian State University and I had the pleasure of interning at the Yadkin Success Ac...

May 31st, 2018 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,Proclaiming compassion for the oppressed and downtrodden, the Democrats are taking money from US citizens and giving it to illegal immig...

April 26th, 2018 |  


Me educated? No thanks.

Me educated? No thanks.

I did not always want to be an educated person, and upon reflection, I’m not so sure that I am now. Back in the 1950s when I was in high school,...

April 19th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


WCC announces Golden LEAF Scholarship opportunities for summer semester

WILKESBORO — Wilkes Community College announces scholarships are available through a grant made by the Golden LEAF Foundation to the North Carol...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Unifi to acquire dyed yarn business and assets

GREENSBORO — Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI), one of the world’s leading innovators in synthetic and recycled yarns, announced that its domestic o...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Newly renovated McDonald’s reopens

Newly renovated McDonald’s reopens

A grand opening is slated for the newly renovated McDonald’s in Yadkinville on Friday, with a ribbon cutting to be held at 12:30 p.m. Owners Cra...

April 12th, 2018 |  


Roberts represents pest management in D.C.

Roberts represents pest management in D.C.

Marty L. Roberts, right, vice president and general manager of operations for the local Rid-A-Bug team, attends the annual Legislative Event sponsored...

April 10th, 2018 |  


Industry Inside: The future of manufacturing

Industry Inside: The future of manufacturing

The popular 1960s cartoon “The Jetsons” told of a fully-automated future with flying cars and every home having a robot to do household ta...

March 22nd, 2018 |  


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