NEWS


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Smoke alarm canvass in Elkin set for Saturday

WCC announces spring 2018 president’s, dean’s lists

WILKESBORO — Wilkes Community College recognizes outstanding academic achievement of students through the president’s list and the dean...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Mars Hill University graduates 176 at spring commencement

MARS HILL — Spring commencement 2018 at Mars Hill University was a day of endings and beginnings. It was President Dan Lunsford’s last com...

June 17th, 2018 |  


WCC instructors complete CORE training

WCC instructors complete CORE training

WILKESBORO — Sixteen WCC instructors completed a semester of professional development entitled CORE (Collaborative Online Reflection Experience)...

June 16th, 2018 |  


YVUF sets goal for 2019 at $202,019

The Yadkin Valley United Fund has made its agency partner allocations for 2019. Don Clark, president, said the total amount of grants for 24 nonprofit...

June 15th, 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 |  


Jonesville resident named to Berea dean’s list

BEREA, Ky. — Daisy Sullivan, a resident of Jonesville, has been named to spring 2018 dean’s list at Berea College. A student is named to t...

June 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Conference and Regional soccer honorees announced

The Mountain Valley Athletic Conference announced All Conference and Honorable Mention for the 2017-2018 women’s soccer season. The 2018 Player ...

June 16th, 2018 |  


Wildlife in N.C. Magazine photo competition accepting entries through Sept. 1

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will accept entries to its 14th annual Wildlife in North Carolina Photo Competition until 5 p.m...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Surry’s Roberts named Region X Player of Year

DOBSON — Finishing second in the nation in home runs and putting up eye-popping offensive numbers, Surry Community College’s Michael Rober...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Yadkin County Baseball hosts post-season tournament

Yadkin County Baseball hosts post-season tournament

EAST BEND — Yadkin County Baseball held its post-season tournament over the past few weeks at Fall Creek Elementary School. Teams put on a show ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Local sports briefs

East Wilkes soccer camp scheduled RONDA — East Wilkes will host a youth soccer camp for fourth- through ninth-grade students. The camp will take...

June 13th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Spring recital held in Jonesville

Spring recital held in Jonesville

Jonesville Studio 67 music students recently held their spring recital. Participating are, first row, from left, Carly Colbert, Katie Lyles, Emma Agui...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Ride benefits libraries

The Northwestern Regional Library sponsored the seventh annual Freeborne’s Ride for Readers on June 9. More than $6,500 was raised that will hel...

June 16th, 2018 |  


American Red Cross volunteer position openings in Yadkin County

GREENSBORO — The American Red Cross serving Yadkin County has volunteer positions open on its Disaster Action Team. Volunteers respond to local ...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Dobson National Guard soldier receives new rank, new responsibilities

LATHAM, N.Y. — Maj. Gen. Anthony P. German, the adjutant general for the state of New York, announced the recent promotion of members of the New...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Community and Church Calendar

Send events to trieditor@elkintribune.com by Monday at noon for the same week’s edition.June 13• 1 to 2 p.m., the Elkin Public Library wil...

June 13th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Stone Mountain News

Common occurrence triggers PTSD

Common occurrence triggers PTSD

Stricken. There’s no other word for what a panic attack feels like.Did you know that before lightning strikes the air sizzles? I can’t say...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Stone Mountain News

Larry Norman 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.The White Rock ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


A toast to 100 years well lived

A toast to 100 years well lived

So I walk in to give blood. I grew a bit alarmed, a little uncertain with what I saw.There on the front row and next in line sat Maude Brown of North ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Stone Mountain News

Derick Barker 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 avai...

June 6th, 2018 |  


New status leads to Explore Elkin intervention

New status leads to Explore Elkin intervention

There are friends, I have discovered, who are happy that I am single, which is leading to a new opportunity at Elkin events.They are certainly not hap...

June 6th, 2018 |  


Vesta, just send me to Mars

Vesta, just send me to Mars

So the man who’s going to send your kids to Mars first is going to send us a robot nursemaid.Don’t we live in a wonderful world?Details ar...

June 6th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


3:27 pm |    
Pardue awarded for service

Surrey Bancorp announces second quarter cash dividend

MOUNT AIRY — The Board of Directors of Surrey Bancorp (SRYB) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 9.5 cents ($0.095) per share on the compa...

May 31st, 2018 |  


Surrey Bancorp reports first quarter net income

MOUNT AIRY — Surrey Bancorp (Pink Sheets: SRYB), the holding company for Surrey Bank & Trust reported earnings for the first quarter of 2018...

May 9th, 2018 |  


CHESS, Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital announce collaboration

CHESS, a health enablement solutions company based in High Point, and Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital in Elkin, announced a new collaboration to delive...

May 8th, 2018 |  


HCMH receives 9th consecutive ‘A’ for patient safety

The Leapfrog Group, a Washington D.C-based organization aiming to improve health care quality and safety for consumers and purchasers, released the ne...

April 30th, 2018 |  


Our Story Video Creations offers local tape-to-video transfers

For those who are Millennials and Generation X’ers, there is a good chance a portion of their lives were caught on a device older than what is n...

April 13th, 2018 |  


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