NEWS


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Reeves raffle tickets on sale to aid Upper Yadkin Valley Habitat for Humanity

Even before opening the doors, the Reeves Theater helped Habitat with a donation that is allowing others to keep the generosity going.Raffle tickets a...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Elkin considering school calendars

Proposed calendars for the 2018-19 school year have been introduced to the Elkin City Schools Board of Education, following input from the system̵...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Window decoration contest winners announced

Window decoration contest winners announced

Cody Amburn receives a six-month local subscription from Tribune Editor Wendy Wood as the voter participation prize in the Business Window Decorating ...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Fairfield in hosts Santa while Zombies collect for Ebenezer

Fairfield in hosts Santa while Zombies collect for Ebenezer

Christmas isn’t the only thing taking over the Fairfield Inn and Suites on Saturday. Generosity will be waiting on the doorstep.On Saturday from...

December 14th, 2017 |  


New commissioners, old problem leads to swearing at Ronda board meeting

New commissioners, old problem leads to swearing at Ronda board meeting

RONDA — The joy of the holiday season was heightened for certain citizens of Ronda as they joined the board of commissioners Tuesday evening.Joa...

December 14th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Blackhawks hand Elks a loss in conference opener

Blackhawks hand Elks a loss in conference opener

MILLERS CREEK — Last season Elkin and West Wilkes were in a fierce competition for the wrestling conference championship when the two teams face...

December 14th, 2017 |  


SHS Hall of Fame ceremony to take place on Friday

BOONVILLE — The Starmount High School Hall of Fame will hold its induction ceremony on Friday. The ceremony will take place in the Starmount gym...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Lady Rams take 62-42 win over Elkin

Lady Rams take 62-42 win over Elkin

BOONVILLE — The Starmount Lady Rams put on a show on Tuesday night as they hosted the Lady Elks in Boonville. Starmount came out firing and took...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Winter basketball schedules

Women’s Basketball:Elkin:Nov. 28: North Stokes 58 - Elkin 52Nov. 29: East Surry 65 - Elkin 36Dec. 5: West Wilkes 62 - Elkin 46Dec. 6: East Surry...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Starmount picks up first conference win of season over Elkin

Starmount picks up first conference win of season over Elkin

BOONVILLE — With the start of Mountain Valley Athletic Conference basketball games underway, the Starmount Rams hosted the Elkin Buckin’ E...

December 14th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Wildlife commission seeks nominations for Thomas L. Quay Wildlife Diversity Award

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is seeking nominations for the Thomas L. Quay Wildlife Diversity Award, which recognizes indivi...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Choose to Share the Love with vulnerable seniors

For the 10th year running, the Meals on Wheels network is participating in the Subaru Share the Love Event. In the past nine years, Subaru of America ...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Mountain Valley Hospice to distribute free Christmas trees

Mountain Valley Hospice recently received a shipment of artificial Christmas trees, courtesy of Walmart of Elkin. Now, Mountain Valley Hospice wants t...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Holloway-Cranford unite in Little Elkin Baptist Church

Holloway-Cranford unite in Little Elkin Baptist Church

Eden Alivia Holloway and Jamey Alexander Cranford were united in marriage in a 2 p.m. ceremony on Oct. 28 at Little Elkin Baptist Church, Ronda. James...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Weather postpones Outdoor Christmas drama

Weather postpones Outdoor Christmas drama

Arlington First Baptist Church has decided to postpone its annual outdoor drama, “The Promised Lamb,” which was to be presented Friday and...

December 5th, 2017 updated: December 8th, 2017. |  


OPINION


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Letter to the editor

Acknowledging sorrow during festive season acceptable

Acknowledging sorrow during festive season acceptable

Christmas is not always the time of joy. For some people it’s a time of true and great sadness.I think one of the most obvious reasons to have a...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

There will be a Christmas singing at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Saturday at 3 p.m. The Couch Family and Crabgrass will be singing.The Traphill Mas...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Welcome to Elkin’s living room

Welcome to Elkin’s living room

“So, tell me about yourself,” a newfound friend asks.“Well, uh, whaddaya want to know?” you say.“Oh, I don’t know....

December 4th, 2017 |  


Misunderstanding with family leads to volunteering at Hospice

Misunderstanding with family leads to volunteering at Hospice

My uncle was exceptionally unkind to the kindest woman in the world, my mom, his sister. I was exceptionally unforgiving.He had Lewy body dementia. Th...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Little Stone Mountain Baptist Church will have a Hanging of the Green on Saturday at 7 p.m. There will be refreshments afterwards in the fellowship ha...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,As we shop for Christmas presents for our family and friends, it is important for us to remember to give to the less fortunate. I learne...

November 29th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Prism, WellCare team up to give back

Prism, WellCare team up to give back

Prism’s Managed Care Services department visited Atlanta, Georgia, on Oct. 25-26 to make a donation to Helping Mamas, a non-profit organization ...

November 11th, 2017 |  


LifeStore Financial Group reports earnings increase for year

WEST JEFFERSON — LifeStore Financial Group (LSFG), the holding company for LifeStore Bank and LifeStore Insurance Services, Inc., recently repor...

November 4th, 2017 |  


LifeStore Financial Group reports earnings increase for year

WEST JEFFERSON — LifeStore Financial Group (LSFG), the holding company for LifeStore Bank and LifeStore Insurance Services, Inc., recently repor...

November 4th, 2017 |  


Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital receives eighth consecutive “A” for patient safety in fall 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, released earlier this week the most recent Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades....

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Prism hosts Ebenezer Children’s Home for Halloween parade

On Oct. 19, Prism hosted Ebenezer Christian Children’s Home for an afternoon at their corporate offices. Prism’s MPCT Corporate Connection...

October 30th, 2017 updated: October 30th, 2017. |  


Surrey Bancorp reports third quarter net income

MOUNT AIRY — Surrey Bancorp, (Pink Sheets: SRYB), the holding company for Surrey Bank & Trust, reported earnings for the third quarter of 20...

October 24th, 2017 |  


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