Elkin graduates reunite

The 9156 graduates of Elkin High School celebrated their 62nd year class reunion on June 9 for lunch at Theo’s Restaurant in Jonesville. Seventeen classmates, one teacher and five guests attended. Classmates and teachers attending […]


Birth announcement

Zacklee Allen Hayden Jessica Jane Bates and Matthew Travas Hayden of Yadkinville announce the birth of a son, Zacklee Allen Hayden, on July 6 at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital, weighing 8 pounds and measuring 20 […]

Local Features

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 Dougherty of Yoga on Main has hosted several yoga classes for children […]


The cast of ‘Shrek’

The Foothills Theatre cast of “Shrek the Musical” offers an ogre-sized “thank you” to everyone who attended the show last weekend as well as the many local businesses who sponsored the production. The Foothills Theatre […]


Layells celebrate 69 years

William Haston and Pernie Brown Layell of State Road celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary on July 10. They were married July 10, 1949. The couple’s children include Brenda Scott, Janice Shermer, Connie Harris and Bonnie […]


Birth announcement

Lane Lee Patrick Andrea Jennings and Jacob “Jake” Patrick of Roaring River announce the birth of a son, Lane Lee Patrick, on June 22 at 1:22 p.m. at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital, weighing 9 pounds, […]