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Church calendar

Sept. 23-25• 7:30 p.m., The Glory Hallelujah Triumphant Pentecostal Church (Apostolic Faith), 487 Hodges Mill Road, Dobson, will hold a revival ...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Railroad crossing repaired in Elkin

Railroad crossing repaired in Elkin

Engineers use a crane to fix the railroad crossing on South Bridge Street Wednesday morning, which came down following damage from the microburst in J...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


New cookbook features Granny Roselli

New cookbook features Granny Roselli

John “Johnny” Roselli has published a new cookbook, “Granny Roselli: The Best of Both Worlds,” which features old pictures of ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Turner releases new children’s book

Turner releases new children’s book

Inez Burcham Turner, a graduate of Elkin High School and Appalachian State University with a Bachelor of Science in elementary education, will be on h...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Senior pictures, 2017 edition

Senior pictures, 2017 edition

Nothing holds a memory better than a picture, and for seniors, no memory is more important to hold than the ones they’re making right now, durin...

September 21st, 2016 |  


A Senior’s View: The last first week of school

For many seniors, the last first week of school is the worst time of the year, but for me as a senior, it’s like a second birthday. The beginnin...

September 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Rams earn 8-0 win over Elks

Elkin tennis earn two wins

Elkin ladies tennis team earned two wins last week to take its record to 12-3. The Elks beat East Wilkes 5-4 on Tuesday, and North Wilkes 8-1 on Thurs...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Starmount wins Battle of the Bridge, 40-20

Starmount wins Battle of the Bridge, 40-20

The Battle of the Bridge is one of those games Starmount and Elkin football want to win. On Friday night, there was an extra incentive, as both teams ...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Surry golfers fourth in first 2016 meet

GARNER — Sophomore Nick Gunnell turned in the best one-day score Sunday to help Surry Community College finish fourth in the fall golf opener at...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Friendship Race Results

With the season winding down at Friendship Motor Speedway, the Twin Modified Races that were rained out in August will run this weekend. Other divisio...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Elkin takes conference win over East Wilkes

Elkin takes conference win over East Wilkes

RONDA — After failing to hold on to a win in the second set, Elkin’s volleyball team reassessed the situation in the third and fourth sets...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


LIFE


Starmount student awarded Morrison scholarship

Starmount student awarded Morrison scholarship

A senior from Starmount High School was the latest recipient of the Morrison Scholarship prize at this year’s 27th annual Clifford Morrison Memo...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

Bobby Trott will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Sunday at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to worship in this historic church, especially ca...

September 21st, 2016 |  


The Citadel welcomes Cadet Grant Lloyd as part of the Class of 2020

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Citadel recently welcomed the Class of 2020. The incoming class of more than 800 new cadets, students represents 36 state...

September 18th, 2016 |  


Community chorus to begin rehearsals

While most people aren’t thinking about Halloween yet, much less Christmas, a local group of singers will be gearing up for the holidays with re...

September 18th, 2016 |  


Middle-schoolers perform at Chatham Nursing

Middle-schoolers perform at Chatham Nursing

Members of the Elkin Middle School chorus, led by director Tanya Smith, perform at Chatham Nursing Center on Sept. 9 for the school’s annual ser...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

Wayne Overcash will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Sunday at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to worship in this historic church, especially...

September 16th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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No cheers at this ball game

Stone Mountain News

Wayne Overcash will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Sunday at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to worship in this historic church, especially...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,When Judy Wolfe died in the early hours of Sept. 8, Jonesville lost its most dynamic leader for the preservation of its history. She was...

September 14th, 2016 updated: September 14th, 2016. |  


Letter to the editor

To the editor,My husband and I live on Old Hwy. 21 not far off of Hwy. 21. On Tuesday, September 6th, sometime after 3 p.m. in the afternoon someone s...

September 14th, 2016 |  


No cheers at this ball game

No cheers at this ball game

Perhaps you’re going to the Wake Forest football game Saturday. If so, be prepared to show some ID and take note of another little turn in our c...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Never forget

There comes a point that every event, no matter how tragic or how deeply it affects a nation, becomes consigned to history.What is important is that i...

September 9th, 2016 |  


Stone Mountain News

The annual Old Fashion Day at Stone Mountain State Park will be Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will include heritage demonstrations and exh...

September 7th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Wayne Farms lands 10 safety awards

OAKWOOD, Ga. — In a repeat performance from last year’s National Safety Conference for the Poultry Industry, Wayne Farms LLC has received ...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Elkin Tractor Supply to celebrate pets during pet appreciation week

Tractor Supply Co. store in Elkin will be celebrating furry friends for Pet Appreciation Week’s Main Event on Sept. 17.The main event will inclu...

September 13th, 2016 |  


New dental office in Elkin Village

New dental office in Elkin Village

A new business, The Radford Family Dental Office, is opening up in Elkin on Sept. 1 at 1550 N. Bridge St. in the Elkin Village Shopping Mall. The busi...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Window World dominates prominent industry rankings

NORTH WILKESBORO — For the eighth year in a row, Window World, America’s largest replacement window and exterior remodeling company, has s...

August 28th, 2016 updated: August 28th, 2016. |  


Yadtel annual meeting includes big prize giveaways

MOCKSVILLE — Yadtel, or Yadkin Valley Telephone Membership Corporation, will hold its annual meeting Saturday at 10 a.m., with registration from...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Millers Country Kitchen offers breakfast all day

Millers Country Kitchen offers breakfast all day

JONESVILLE — Have a craving for breakfast for dinner?Millers Country Kitchen serves fresh, homemade southern breakfast food all day long. Locate...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


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