Home of Elkin employee destroyed

Home of Elkin employee destroyed

Emergency personnel had a busy day trying to put out a house fire just south of Dobson Saturday afternoon.John Shelton, director of Surry County Emerg...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


First baby of 2018 born

First baby of 2018 born

Jaxxen Lee Cooper greeted the world Jan. 1, 2018, at 11:24 p.m. as the first baby of the new year born at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital to Summer Jen...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Two charged with murder in October incident

Two charged with murder in October incident

WILKESBORO — Two men have been charged with murder in an October 2017 shooting that took place in the Roaring River community of Wilkes County.O...

January 2nd, 2018 updated: January 2nd, 2018. |  


Spirit of season shared through children

Spirit of season shared through children

Kellie Bauguess decided to spend her own money making gifts for unfortunate children this year. “My little Kellie had a blast delivering the pac...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Skull Camp Restaurant preparing for grand opening

Skull Camp Restaurant preparing for grand opening

New arrivals to Elkin in recent years who have questioned the big red building on North Bridge Street can now join the locals who relive memories as S...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Community to help Rotary reward service New Year’s Day

Community to help Rotary reward service New Year’s Day

On New Year’s Day, the Yadkin Valley Rotary Club will welcome community members to join them in their traditional fundraising lunch to earn mone...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Elkin’s commissioners send rezoning request back to town planning board

Elkin’s commissioners send rezoning request back to town planning board

Elkin commissioners opted not to vote on a proposed rezoning issue for property near the CC Camp Road and U.S. 21 interchange during their December me...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Car crash victim identified

Car crash victim identified

North Surry High School students went to school Thursday mourning one of their classmates after she died in a car crash Wednesday after school.The stu...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Secret Santas serving Elkin on Christmas morning

Secret Santas serving Elkin on Christmas morning

There are some jobs, like doctors and teachers, where a person is not permitted to offer financial assistance no matter how much it is needed, however...

December 20th, 2017 |  


HCMH hosts leaders

HCMH hosts leaders

Members of the Hugh Chatham Memorial Leadership Luncheon received graduation certificates after a year of education and fellowship. For one hour each ...

December 20th, 2017 |