NEWS


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Yadkin Arts Council to stage ‘Avenue Q’
Society inducts new members

Society inducts new members

DOBSON — The National Society of Leadership and Success chapter at Surry Community College held its annual induction ceremony for new members fo...

July 14th, 2018 |  


Pac-12 and Unifi announce founding partnership of Pac-12 Team Green

Pac-12 and Unifi announce founding partnership of Pac-12 Team Green

BOULDER, Colo. — The Pac-12 and Unifi, Inc. today announced a long-term partnership, with Unifi serving as the Founding Sustainability Partner o...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Roadwork scheduled for Brooks Crossroads area

Roadwork scheduled for Brooks Crossroads area

YADKINVILLE – N.C. Department of Transportation crews will be closing a section of Old U.S. 421 at the intersection with U.S. 21 in Yadkin Count...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Ceremony at Yadkin Hospice Home honors veteran Clyde Wall

Ceremony at Yadkin Hospice Home honors veteran Clyde Wall

A dedication ceremony was held on July 4 for a new flag pole and veterans’ circle at the SECU Hospice Care Center of Yadkin in Yadkinville. The ...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Fresh produce grown at Share-A-Home

Fresh produce grown at Share-A-Home

Robert Williams with his giant tomato plants at Share-A-Home of Yadkin County. The plants are covered with large tomatoes. Williams also has cucumbers...

July 11th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Ninja Warrior gym set to open

HAMPTONVILLE — As interest in obstacle course racing and the show, “American Ninja Warrior,” continues to grow, Hamptonville is gett...

July 18th, 2018 |  


Zachary wins race at Antioch

MORGANTON — Antioch Speedway held another exciting race on July 13.Tommy Zachary #4Z, from Yadkinville, won a hotly-contested super stock 4 race...

July 18th, 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. |  


Forbush names Student Athletes of the Month

Forbush names Student Athletes of the Month

EAST BEND — Forbush High School named its 2017-2018 Student Athletes of the Month. The Student Athletes of the Month are recognized for their ch...

July 11th, 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 |  


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LIFE


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Colors in the garden

Calendar

Send events to trieditor@yadkinripple.com by Monday at noon for the same week’s edition.July 20• 1 to 5:30 p.m., a blood drive will be hel...

July 19th, 2018 |  


21 wildlife officers graduate from Basic Wildlife Law Enforcement School

21 wildlife officers graduate from Basic Wildlife Law Enforcement School

RALEIGH — Twenty-one cadets were sworn in as wildlife law enforcement officers by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission at a graduation ceremon...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Local youth visit with Congresswoman Foxx

Local youth visit with Congresswoman Foxx

Caden Funk and Caitlyn Funk join Congresswoman Viriginia Foxx during a session of Congress to vote on matters of Route 66 on June 5. .neFileBlock { m...

July 12th, 2018 |  


Calendar

Send events to trieditor@yadkinripple.com by Monday at noon for the same week’s edition.July 13• 3 to 7:30 p.m., a blood drive will be hel...

July 12th, 2018 |  


A pickle quick

A pickle quick

Summer is here at last and the fresh produce is starting to come in from my garden. I’m still waiting on that perfect first homegrown tomato, bu...

July 5th, 2018 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Letter to the editor

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A pickle quick
I’m feeling disconnected

I’m feeling disconnected

About a year ago, my wife Connie and I were leaving for a three-month trip in our brand-new camper on our way to Alaska. A couple of days before we we...

June 28th, 2018 |  


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 |  


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 earns 13 major safety milestone awards in 2018

Unifi earns 13 major safety milestone awards in 2018

GREENSBORO — Unifi Manufacturing, Inc. is continuing its history of safety excellence. The North Carolina Department of Labor (NCDOL) gave the G...

May 9th, 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 |  


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