NEWS


Statutory rape charges reported during Jonesville town meeting

Statutory rape charges reported during Jonesville town meeting

JONESVILLE — Several Jonesville police officers were recognized with promotions during Monday’s meeting of the town council. Jonesville Po...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Local firefighters receive training with AirCare

Local firefighters receive training with AirCare

AirCare from Wake Forest Baptist Health lands at Union Grove Baptist Church on Monday night during a training with volunteer firefighters from Fall Cr...

August 14th, 2018 |  


WCC students bring home the gold, silver, bronze

WCC students bring home the gold, silver, bronze

WILKESBORO — Wilkes Community College SkillsUSA students brought home five gold, six silver and four bronze medals from the 54th annual SkillsUS...

August 10th, 2018 |  


SCC Nurse Aide students complete classes

SCC Nurse Aide students complete classes

DOBSON — Surry Community College Nurse Aide students completed classes in May.SCC offers Nurse Aide Level I and II certification courses through...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Foster places in beauty pageant

Foster places in beauty pageant

DALLAS, Texas — Kathryn Mackenzie Foster, daughter of Josh and Christina Foster of Clemmons, recently competed in the 2018-2019 International Ci...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Donation aids men’s recovery facility

Donation aids men’s recovery facility

Several local churches and community members recently made donations that allowed for the purchase of a new equipment at Alpha Acres in Yadkinville. A...

August 8th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Starmount fall sports schedules announced

Starmount fall sports schedules announced

BOONVILLE — Starmount High School released its fall sports schedules for the 2018-2019 school year. The season starts this week as volleyball, s...

August 14th, 2018 |  


Antioch Speedway results

MORGANTON — Antioch Speedway held another exciting race on July 27 in Morganton. Drivers from around the area were put to the test around the tr...

August 8th, 2018 |  


SCC excited about incoming golf freshmen

DOBSON — Surry Community College golf coach Justin Young is excited about the five-man freshman class the Knights will welcome to the Dobson cam...

August 8th, 2018 |  


WPAC names All Conference softball and baseball athletes

WPAC names All Conference softball and baseball athletes

The Western Piedmont Athletic Conference named All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2018 baseball and softball seasons. Forbush High School re...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Lady Knights’ Volleyball Camp draws record crowd

Lady Knights’ Volleyball Camp draws record crowd

DOBSON — With more than 80 participants, the Lady Knights’ Volleyball Camp drew a record number of campers to Surry Community College from...

August 5th, 2018 |  


Antioch Speedway results

MORGANTON — Antioch Speedwat held abother exciting race on July 27 in Morganton. Drivers from around the area were put to the test around the tr...

August 3rd, 2018 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Fences make good gardens

Calendar

Send events to trieditor@yadkinripple.com by Monday at noon for the same week’s edition.Aug. 16• 5 p.m., West Yadkin School will host open...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Computer, technology classes starting in August in Surry, Yadkin

DOBSON — Several computer and technology classes will be starting soon at various Surry Community College locations throughout Surry and Yadkin ...

August 15th, 2018 |  


World War II veterans sought for museum tour

The Gary Sinise Foundation’s Soaring Valor program is looking for WWII veterans in North Carolina to take an all-expense paid trip to visit The ...

August 4th, 2018 |  


Lions Club golf tourney winners

Lions Club golf tourney winners

The Yadkin Physical Therapy team claims the victory at this year’s Yadkin Lions Club golf tournament. Team members are, from left, Corey Norman,...

August 3rd, 2018 |  


Yadkin County Library News

There is a job opening available at the Yadkin County Public Library for a library assistant. This is a 20-hour-a-week position with daytime and some ...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


Fences make good gardens

Fences make good gardens

Over the years I have battled wildlife in my garden, as I have a tendency to want to grow extremely edible plants, ones that excite rabbits and deer i...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


OPINION


Letter to the editor

To the editor,Has anyone ever lost their car keys, forgot what they had for supper the night before, or even see someone you know but can’t reme...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Kitsey’s Kitchen Book Report: ‘Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine’

Kitsey’s Kitchen Book Report: ‘Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine’

Remember writing book reports in school? I sure do. I’ve always loved to read. Sadly, I don’t read quite as much as I once did. My now 1-y...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Hey, I thought exercise was supposed to be good for you?

Hey, I thought exercise was supposed to be good for you?

Hey, I thought exercise was supposed to be good for you. That’s the message we see everywhere, in newspapers, in magazines, on Facebook, in blog...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


Letter to the Editor

To the editor,On June 23 due to a car fire in our carport we lost probably 30 percent of our home and 90 percent of its content due to fire, smoke and...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


My new kitchen gadget

My new kitchen gadget

A lot of my other mom friends rave about their Instant Pots. I even know some people who put one of these smart pressure cooker devices on their baby ...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,I want to express my utmost appreciation to the people of Wilkes, Yadkin, and Surry Counties for their love and support portrayed in man...

July 25th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Labor department to recognize businesses

MOUNT AIRY — The N.C. Department of Labor recognized area employers and employees at the agency’s annual safety awards banquet in Mount Ai...

June 29th, 2018 |  


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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA