Elkin Tribune- RSS Feed http://elkintribune.com/ http://elkintribune.com/ Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:48:00 EST 1800 Recent results and upcoming schedule http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/150641200/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeTuesday, November 25Men's basketballForbush at Davie, no report Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:08:21 EST Cards rally past Vikings, 61-58 http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/150683340/Cards-rally-past-Vikings-61-58 DANBURY — East Wilkes didn't have to wait long for its first victory under new head coach Brad Davis. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:05:05 EST Locals fare well in Elkin tourney http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/150639132/Locals-fare-well-in-Elkin-tourney East Wilkes and Elkin both wrestled well in the Perry Lloyd Invitational at Elkin Saturday. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:45:04 EST Vigil for Ferguson held http://elkintribune.com/news/news/150691410/Vigil-for-Ferguson-held About 30 people gather around the new peace pole beside Galloway Memorial Episcopal Church in Elkin for a candlelight vigil to lift up Ferguson, Missouri. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:35:02 EST Consider children in foster care when thinking of adoption http://elkintribune.com/news/community_news/150672024/Consider-children-in-foster-care-when-thinking-of-adoption As November is National Adoption Month, it is the opportune time to make an appeal to those thinking of adoption to please consider adopting a child in foster care. These children, having experienced neglect or abuse, are the most vulnerable. They... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:07:04 EST Outdoor drama shows journey of Christ http://elkintribune.com/news/news/150515626/Outdoor-drama-shows-journey-of-Christ For the fourth consecutive year, Marty Nixon and his wife Angela, along with congregation of the Arlington First Baptist Church in Jonesville, will perform their outdoor Christmas drama. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:26:11 EST Enchantment of Christmas lights up downtown http://elkintribune.com/news/news/150527889/Enchantment-of-Christmas-lights-up-downtown The excitement of Christmas is spreading through Historic Downtown Elkin as the local restaurants and merchants prepare for Light Up Night on Dec. 5 from 5 to 9 p.m. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:44:14 EST Christmas parades and celebrations http://elkintribune.com/news/local_features/150561938/Christmas-parades-and-celebrations The holiday season will soon be in full swing and there are a number of parades and events that will take place in the area to celebrate this special time of year. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:33:17 EST A song in their hearts http://elkintribune.com/news/specialreport/150560537/A-song-in-their-hearts Nothing sets off the holiday season like a Christmas carol. Two area groups are rehearsing for what promises to be very special seasonal experiences. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:21:06 EST Wine, craft event draws shoppers to Fairfield Inn http://elkintribune.com/news/local_features/150560035/Wine-craft-event-draws-shoppers-to-Fairfield-Inn For the sixth consecutive year, the Fairfield Inn & Suites Elkin Jonesville will host its winter wine and craft event. The event will host an assortment of activities for guests of all ages, including a special guest of honor: Santa Claus. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:40:09 EST Church calendar http://elkintribune.com/news/briefs/150672449/Church-calendar Nov. 29• 6 p.m., benefit gospel singing for the David Neal family at New Bethel Pentecostal Holiness Church, 2242 Caudle Mill Road, Yadkinville, with the Rev. Jesse Hunt. Bring canned food and... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:50:07 EST Community calendar http://elkintribune.com/news/community_news/150672496/Community-calendar Nov. 27-28• No programs at the Elkin Public Library. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:49:05 EST Stone Mountain News http://elkintribune.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/150650728/Stone-Mountain-News Little Stone Mountain Baptist Church will present the Hanging of the Green on Saturday at 6 p.m. There will be several groups singing and refreshments will be served in the fellowship hall afterwards. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:31:04 EST Davis era begins at East Wilkes http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/50717282/Davis-era-begins-at-East-Wilkes RONDA — Brad Davis has been hired by East Wilkes High School to lead the basketball program.Davis follows Justin Call, who will continue as athletic director at the school. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:01:11 EST Parks signs with Bears http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/150671848/Parks-signs-with-Bears East Wilkes senior Brandi Parks sign a letter of intent to play softball at Lenoir-Rhyne. Parks, sitting, is flanked by her parents, Ginger and Randall Parks; back row, from left, pitching coach Dale Pruitt, Cranberry Baptist Church pastor Victor... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:55:05 EST Retailers prepare for Black Friday http://elkintribune.com/news/home_top-news/150645374/Retailers-prepare-for-Black-Friday As the busyness in the kitchen winds down and guests settle in with their stomachs full, Thanksgiving quickly transitions from turkey day to shopping day. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:56:09 EST Theo’s prepares Thanksgiving feast http://elkintribune.com/news/news/150666000/Theos-prepares-Thanksgiving-feast JONESVILLE — For the 18th year, Theo's Italian and Family Restaurant in Jonesville will be serving dinner to people in the community on Thanksgiving Day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:40:07 EST Autumn brings the fall of tree seed http://elkintribune.com/news/news/150630776/Autumn-brings-the-fall-of-tree-seed RALEIGH — This autumn, tons of seed from many different tree species have hit the ground in record amounts. And squirrels weren't the only ones looking for it. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:57:05 EST Siblings celebrate birthdays http://elkintribune.com/news/birthdays/150629605/Siblings-celebrate-birthdays Birthdays are a way for these Casstevens brothers and sisters to get together and catch up with each other. Each are older than 80 years, and all of the brothers are veterans. Visiting recently are, seated, from left, Billy Ray Casstevens, Nellie... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:06:06 EST Recent results and upcoming schedule http://elkintribune.com/news/sports/150641179/Recent-results-and-upcoming-schedule *Dates, times, and locations subject to changeMonday, November 24Men's BasketballForbush 103, East Wilkes 66Women's basketball Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:03:04 EST