Elkin Tribune- RSS Feed http://elkintribune.com/ http://elkintribune.com/ Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:27:55 EST 1800 Parade winners named http://elkintribune.com/news/news_education/152563341/Parade-winners-named Mountain Park Elementary School students participated in a Dr. Seuss Book Float Parade. Winners of the parade are, First Place: Cassie Sneed; Second Place: Bob Bowers; Third Place: Grace Southard and Fourth Place: Isabelle Venable. Best of Seuss Award... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:45:21 EST Knights blank Jamestown, 4-0 http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152597334/Knights-blank-Jamestown-4-0 DOBSON — John Faircloth, Blade Best, and Caleb Gaster combined to pitch a shutout Thursday as Surry Community College defeated Jamestown Community College, 4-0. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:40:22 EST Hats on to Dr. Seuss http://elkintribune.com/news/news_education/152564906/Hats-on-to-Dr.-Seuss Mountain Park Elementary School's prekindergarten class loves wearing their Cat in the Hat hats in Mrs. Arrington's room. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:25:21 EST Community Calendar http://elkintribune.com/news/news/152556279/Community-Calendar March 27• 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., a blood drive will be held at East Wilkes High School, 13315 Elkin Highway, Ronda. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:55:21 EST Birth announcement http://elkintribune.com/news/births/152565280/Birth-announcement Joleigh Madison LyonNicholas and Christy Lyon of Elkin announce the birth of a daughter, Joleigh Madison, on March 22 at 1:45 p.m. at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital, weighing 7 pounds and measuring... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:35:21 EST Century Care makes changes at Chatham Nursing http://elkintribune.com/news/news/152577452/Century-Care-makes-changes-at-Chatham-Nursing With the addition of a new wing, new ownership and new executive director, Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation is making changes and declaring that it is improving every day. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:20:22 EST Charity Methodist hosts Maundy Thursday service http://elkintribune.com/news/home_top-news/152554514/Charity-Methodist-hosts-Maundy-Thursday-service Just in time for Easter, area churches are teaming up to bring Leonardo da Vinci's painting of The Last Supper to life. For the fourth time in five years, Charity United Methodist Church, along with Maple Springs United Methodist Church, will... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:10:21 EST Church calendar http://elkintribune.com/news/news/152556345/Church-calendar March 27• 5 p.m., Christ Lutheran Church, 451 Winston Road, Jonesville, will have a free community meal. Menu is breakfast for supper. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 02:45:21 EST We’re online, too http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152188083/Were-online-too Don't see the game or the score you're looking for? Can't wait until the next print edition comes out to read about it?It might be online at www.elkintribune.com. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:00:21 EST Police briefs http://elkintribune.com/news/news/152579037/Police-briefs • Tisha Lynne Ward, 40, of Luffman Road in Ronda, was cited for second-degree trespassing on March 21, after reportedly walking onto the premises of Walmart. The loss prevention manager advised Elkin officers that Ward was on the property while... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:20:21 EST Sneetches parade around school http://elkintribune.com/news/news_education/152565640/Sneetches-parade-around-school At Mountain Park Elementary School, Mrs. Arrington's prekindergarten class dresses up as Sneetches for the Dr. Seuss parade. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:50:21 EST Read Across America recognized http://elkintribune.com/news/news_education/152564203/Read-Across-America-recognized Students at Mountain Park Elementary School celebrate Read Across America week.Students at Mountain Park Elementary School celebrate Read Across America week. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:10:21 EST Elkin leads Wells Fargo standings http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152570673/Elkin-leads-Wells-Fargo-standings With a sweep of the swimming championships, Elkin still sits at the top after the winter season of the Wells Fargo Cup standings for the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:05:24 EST Surry’s ‘March Madness’ event helps food pantry http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152577165/Surrys-March-Madness-event-helps-food-pantry DOBSON — The students may have defeated the faculty, 66-50, March 19, but Surry Community College's March Madness event was a win-win for all involved. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:05:22 EST Surry’s White wins pair of golf matches in playoff http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152577022/Surrys-White-wins-pair-of-golf-matches-in-playoff BUNN — Surry Community College sophomore Chandler White won playoffs Friday and Saturday to win a pair of golf events hosted by Louisburg Junior College in Bunn. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:00:24 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152526316/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, March 24BaseballStarmount 11, Alleghany 1 (5)East Wilkes 4, Ashe County 3 Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:55:25 EST Rams ‘Stone’ Trojans http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152577960/Rams-Stone-Trojans BOONVILLE — A two-run single by Sawyer Davis finished off an 11-hit performance by Starmount as the Rams defeated Alleghany, 11-1, in five innings Tuesday night. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:55:22 EST Local sports roundup http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/152574397/Local-sports-roundup BOONVILLE — Claire Maske and four goals as seven different Rams recorded either a goal or an assist or both in an 8-0 win over Alleghany Tuesday night. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:50:22 EST Elkin Raiders compete strong in the ‘Best of the Best’ http://elkintribune.com/news/news_education/152577032/Elkin-Raiders-compete-strong-in-the-Best-of-the-Best RIDGEWAY, Va. — On March 21, the Elkin High School JROTC Raider team traveled two hours to Magna Vista High School in Ridgeway, Virginia, to compete against 27 of the best schools in the 4th Brigade. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:05:23 EST Egg drop test http://elkintribune.com/news/news_education/152563047/Egg-drop-test Mountain Park Elementary School third-graders ended Dr. Seuss week with an egg drop STEM experiment. Students created a container that would protect an egg during the drop. The eggs were dropped on mulch and cement. Four groups were able to create a... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 03:40:22 EST