Shell building process begins

Shell building process begins

In many ways, Elkin’s leaders were looking to change in the future during Monday’s monthly board of commissioners meeting, whether that be...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Surry CC business students donate to Shepherd’s House

Surry CC business students donate to Shepherd’s House

DOBSON — Surry Community College students enrolled in Dr. Dawn Worley’s BUS 110: Introduction to Business class recently participated in a...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Elkin-Jonesville Christmas Parade entertains crowds

Elkin-Jonesville Christmas Parade entertains crowds

Waiting for the Elkin-Jonesville Christmas Parade with a fresh warm funnel cake made for patient happy children.Someone very familiar drives Jonesvill...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Valley resident steps away from NYC terrorist attack

Yadkin Valley resident steps away from NYC terrorist attack

NEW YORK CITY — As a terrorist struck New York City once again Monday morning, Yadkin Valley resident John Wiles was present to witness local re...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Mountain Park honors students

Mountain Park honors students

Mountain Park Elementary School has announced its November Students of the Month. The character trait this month was cooperation. Honored are, back ro...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Rotary Club to hold traditional New Year’s meal

The Yadkin Valley Rotary Club will hold its annual scholarship fundraiser at the Elkin First Methodist Church on New Year’s Day.Starting at noon...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Hospice helps kids process loss as well as leave this world

Hospice helps kids process loss as well as leave this world

Hospice care is not just for adults, nor does it only care for the dying. A variety of children’s grief programs are available for free thanks t...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Survey shows increase in some risky behavior

Survey shows increase in some risky behavior

Some of the results of the Elkin City Schools’ youth risk behavioral survey had school leaders dismayed, with some numbers improving over last y...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Chamber entertains at holiday social

Chamber entertains at holiday social

Beanie Taylor and Myra Cook share a laugh during the Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce’s annual holiday social Thursday at Fairfield Inn.Anita D...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Outstanding issues, concerns addressed in Ronda Board of Commissioners work session

RONDA — As the Ronda Board of Commissioners prepares to swear in two newly elected commissioners as well as one incumbent, the December work ses...

December 10th, 2017 |