Teens long for more activities in Elkin

Teens long for more activities in Elkin

Today for entertainment, teens hang out in the Sheetz and Food Lion parking lots. This is because there are only a few entertainment activities availa...

November 17th, 2017 |  


EHS freshmen face challenging transition

The transition of moving from a middle-school student to a high-school student is a pretty big deal, and preparation is necessary. Many freshmen stude...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Small businesses in Elkin

Small businesses in Elkin

From Royals soda shop to The Liberty, Elkin is filled with small businesses. Although some prefer to shop in larger cities, small businesses still pro...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Costs discourage dance attendance

Costs discourage dance attendance

Homecoming is a time in the fall when high school students all over the country celebrate the schools they attend. While the tradition is alive and we...

November 17th, 2017 |  


EHS sports unaffected by NFL kneeling protests

In response to the national racial unrest, professional sports players in the National Football League (NFL) have recently begun kneeling in protest d...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Church Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


The ARK helps homeless teen as Cardboard City approaches

The ARK helps homeless teen as Cardboard City approaches

Editor’s note: The name has been altered for the main subject of this article to protect her identity.It’s difficult to be a 15-year old. ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


New drone regulations for town property

After concerned drone operators approached Elkin officials about the first ordinance they adopted regulating the use of the unmanned aircraft systems ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Campground donates to sheriff’s Christmas fund

Campground donates to sheriff’s Christmas fund

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office received a $1,300 donation this week for its holiday fund.Kali Boles, of Mayberry Campground, p...

November 16th, 2017 |