NEWS


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Back-to-school event set at heritage center

Back-to-school event set at heritage center

Appearances can be deceiving. On the outside it may seem like not much is happening, but Elkin officials said work continues in the background to prep...

August 7th, 2018 |  


For Brown, winemaking comes full circle

For Brown, winemaking comes full circle

DOBSON — When Charlie and Ed Shelton started Shelton Vineyards in 1999, the Yadkin Valley was in its infancy and the brothers had to look elsewh...

August 6th, 2018 |  


SCC students complete accelerated nurse aide class

SCC students complete accelerated nurse aide class

Dobson — Surry Community College Nurse Aide students completed an accelerated class in July.Surry Community College’s Accelerated Nurse Ai...

August 6th, 2018 |  


SCC graduates announced

DOBSON — Surry Community College held its 51st commencement ceremony in the newly renovated gymnatorium on the Dobson campus on May 12.This spri...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Father dead, son injured in ‘road rage’ shooting

ROARING RIVER — Wilkes County Sheriff’s Department has released a recording of the 911 call following a presumed road rage incident that l...

August 6th, 2018 updated: August 7th, 2018. |  


Fun of ‘Wacky Science’

Fun of ‘Wacky Science’

Using fire to remove air from a jar, Tim Sonefelt shows how a water balloon can then slide into the jar during the Wacky Science program Thursday morn...

August 6th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


SCC excited about incoming golf freshmen

DOBSON — Surry Community College golf coach Justin Young is excited about the five-man freshman class the Knights will welcome to the Dobson cam...

August 11th, 2018 |  


MVAC names All Conference golf players

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference named All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2018 men’s golf season. The 2018 Conference Champion ...

August 7th, 2018 |  


Lady Knights’ Volleyball Camp draws record crowd

Lady Knights’ Volleyball Camp draws record crowd

DOBSON — With more than 80 participants, the Lady Knights’ Volleyball Camp drew a record number of campers to Surry Community College from...

August 5th, 2018 |  


Antioch Speedway results

MORGANTON — Antioch Speedwat held abother exciting race on July 27 in Morganton. Drivers from around the area were put to the test around the tr...

August 3rd, 2018 |  


UK Soccer holds summer camp

UK Soccer holds summer camp

UK Soccer holds a camp at Chatham Park in July for local athletes.The campers enjoy a variety of soccer-related activities.The camp teaches youth the ...

August 1st, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Morrisons celebrate 50 years
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Birth announcement
Morrisons celebrate 50 years

Morrisons celebrate 50 years

Taft “Jim” and Frankie Snow Morrison of Boonville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 6. The couple was married in South...

August 1st, 2018 |  


Community and Church Calendar

Send events to trieditor@elkintribune.com by Monday at noon for the same week’s edition.Aug. 1• 3 to 7:30 p.m., a blood drive will be held...

August 1st, 2018 |  


Locals compete in Alleghany Fiddlers Convention

Locals compete in Alleghany Fiddlers Convention

SPARTA — The Alleghany County Fiddlers Convention hosted — including senior and junior categories — 28 bands, 208 individual contest...

July 29th, 2018 |  


Company names new COO

RANDLEMAN — Victorian Senior Care (VSC), owner of Elkin Assisted Living, announced that Meredith Seals became VSC’s chief operations offic...

July 26th, 2018 |  


Yoga is for all ages

Yoga is for all ages

Yoga may be an ancient practice that dates back many centuries, but that doesn’t mean it’s not suitable for youngsters. This summer Kelly ...

July 25th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Letter to the editor

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Stone Mountain News

Attack of the giant hogweed

Attack of the giant hogweed

In case you don’t have enough to worry about, now comes news that we’re under attack by a new breed of terrorist: giant hogweed.“An ...

August 1st, 2018 |  


Stone Mountain News

Kenny Stoker will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Campers in the park are invited to come as they are.New books avail...

July 25th, 2018 |  


Say goodbye to the good ol’ boy

Say goodbye to the good ol’ boy

Who’s next to get put on the endangered species list? How about the hometown good ol’ boy?We’re changing. The good ol’ boy wit...

July 25th, 2018 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,I want to express my utmost appreciation to the people of Wilkes, Yadkin, and Surry Counties for their love and support portrayed in man...

July 25th, 2018 |  


Stone Mountain News

Bobby Trott will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Campers in the park are invited to come as they are.New books availa...

July 18th, 2018 |  


Guided by The Pilot, for 50 years

Guided by The Pilot, for 50 years

I had made it to The Pilot. A tall, wooden, rickety, white wooden staircase clung to a side of the big rock. I so wanted to follow the men up the stai...

July 18th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Labor department to recognize businesses

MOUNT AIRY — The N.C. Department of Labor recognized area employers and employees at the agency’s annual safety awards banquet in Mount Ai...

June 29th, 2018 |  


Two local businesses cut ribbons

Two local businesses cut ribbons

Aaron Misenheimer cuts the ribbon on his new Edward Jones Investments location on N.C. 67 in Jonesville Tuesday surrounded by family, friends, town of...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Pardue awarded for service

Pardue awarded for service

JONESVILLE — Jim Pardue, maintenance caretaker, of Timberwood Apartments in Jonesville, on June 6, received the 2018 Caretaker of the Year for N...

June 15th, 2018 |  


WCC announces Golden LEAF Scholarship opportunities for summer semester

WILKESBORO — Wilkes Community College announces scholarships are available through a grant made by the Golden LEAF Foundation to the North Carol...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Local Realtors clean the streets

Local Realtors clean the streets

With the Surry Regional Association of Realtors, the Century 21 agents hit the street this morning to pick up trash in Elkin. Gambill Aldridge, not pi...

June 11th, 2018 |  


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