NEWS


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Youth outdoor event planned

Church calendar

Sept. 25-28• 7 p.m., Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 593 Pleasant Hill Drive, Elkin, will host its revival featuring speaker, the Rev. Kenny Pardu...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Candidates set to square off

MOUNT AIRY — Whether viewed in-person or live on Facebook, The Mount Airy News’ candidates forum will be a must-see event.On Thursday, The...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Surry Central Homecoming Queen crowned

Surry Central Homecoming Queen crowned

Brenda Ordoñez, left, is crowned Surry Central’s homecoming queen Friday night at the Golden Eagles’ football. The maid of honor is M...

September 27th, 2016 |  


American flags honored on Constitution Day

American flags honored on Constitution Day

DOBSON — Dobson Elementary School celebrated Constitution Day by honoring an important American symbol. Boy Scout Troop 529 helped prepare 20 fl...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Huge turnout at Elkin’s first Brewfest

Huge turnout at Elkin’s first Brewfest

Elkin’s inaugural Big Elkin Brewfest had an astounding turnout Saturday night that surpassed the expectations of the planners. The municipal par...

September 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Surry fighting for top spot
Surry fighting for top spot

Surry fighting for top spot

DOBSON — With about half of the season into the books, Surry Community College’s volleyball team is challenging for the top spot in the Re...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Local sports briefs

September and October eventsShrine Club golf tournamentBOONVILLE — The Elkin-Jonesville Shrine Club will hold its annual golf tournament at Silo...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Surry Central Homecoming Queen crowned

Surry Central Homecoming Queen crowned

Brenda Ordoñez, left, is crowned Surry Central’s homecoming queen Friday night at the Golden Eagles’ football. The maid of honor is M...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Wildlife Commission opens new public fishing area on Fisher River

DOBSON — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission recently opened a new public fishing access area on the Fisher River in Surry County.The Bray Fo...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Rams overtake Cardinals in three

Rams overtake Cardinals in three

BOONVILLE — Starmount volleyball left no doubt that things are clicking for its team as it beat East Wilkes on Thursday night. A strong front li...

September 25th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Birth announcement

Elkin area nonprofits receive grants totaling $30,900

The Elkin Advisory Committee of The Winston-Salem Foundation recently recommended seven grants totaling $30,900 to nonprofits serving the Elkin Tri-Co...

September 26th, 2016 |  


SCC Emergency Medical instructors headed to state paramedic competition

SCC Emergency Medical instructors headed to state paramedic competition

DOBSON — Five instructors from Surry Community College’s Emergency Medical Program will compete in the North Carolina Office of Emergency ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


N.C. State Fair announces winners in 2016 wine competition

RALEIGH — A pomegranate wine from Lumberton and a muscadine from Mocksville were the top winners in the 2016 N.C. State Fair Wine Competition sp...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Area businesses support local charity

Area businesses support local charity

BOONVILLE — A number of local businesses have donated to Joshua’s Angel Center of the Carolina’s in Boonville recently and organizer...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Color-filled sound waves coming: UNCSA Symphony Orchestra to perform free Sunday in Elkin

Color-filled sound waves coming: UNCSA Symphony Orchestra to perform free Sunday in Elkin

Colors and emotion will fill the air as sound waves move among those in the Dixon Auditorium Sunday afternoon when the student musicians with the Univ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


OPINION


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No cheers at this ball game

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 |  


Gratitude in educating everyone

Here at Elkin Middle School I watch the beautiful faces of students moving from classroom to classroom learning new concepts, seeking understanding an...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Want your own newspaper?

Want your own newspaper?

Naturally, I’ve been drawn to the news about “The Hardwick Gazette” essay contest. Hardwick is a town in northern Vermont, populatio...

September 19th, 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 |  


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 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


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. |  


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