Tax assistance available

The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) has assistance available at branches of the Northwestern Regional Libraries to help individual ...

December 16th, 2017 |  


Grandfather Mountain selects elk names and contest winner

Grandfather Mountain selects elk names and contest winner

Elk have arrived at Grandfather Mountain, just in time for the mountain’s habitat keepers to select the winning names in the 2017 Elk Naming Con...

December 16th, 2017 |  


Outdoor Christmas drama Friday night

Outdoor Christmas drama Friday night

Arlington First Baptist Church will host its annual outdoor drama, “The Promised Lamb,” on Friday from 6:30 to 9 p.m., which is a new date...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Roaring River girl donates hair to Locks of Love

Roaring River girl donates hair to Locks of Love

Hope Leigh Sebastian, 8, recently donated her hair to Locks of Love. Locks of Love is a nonprofit charity based in the United States that accepts dona...

December 10th, 2017 |  


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. |  


Wilkes theater students present Christmas drama

Wilkes theater students present Christmas drama

NORTH WILKESBORO — The Wilkes County High School Theatre Department will be presenting “A Christmas Cinderella,” Friday and Saturday...

December 4th, 2017 |