Elkin City Schools hosting The Bedroom Project for parents, community to highlight signs of drug abuse in a teen’s bedroom

Parents of teens, or future teens, take note, the signs of risky behavior now are not what they were many years ago, but there is an event coming up t...

March 29th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Bridge and Euchre card club starts at Elkin Public Library

VIDEO: Bridge and Euchre card club starts at Elkin Public Library

A bi-monthly card club will begin at the Elkin Public Library on April 10 from 4 to 6 p.m.“I was downtown and just stopped on a whim,” exp...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Elkin City Schools Board of Education puts new gym and renovations to existing gym as top priority for construction funding

Upon request from the county, Elkin City Schools Board of Education members Monday prioritized their facility needs, deciding to combine two phases of...

March 28th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Elkin organizers went all out for the Gathering of the Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail 40th Anniversary in Elkin

VIDEO: Elkin organizers went all out for the Gathering of the Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail 40th Anniversary in Elkin

The weekend was full of more than just hikers as the town of Elkin hosted the Gathering of the Friends of the Mountains-To-Sea Trail 40th Anniversary ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


One antler on the bronze Elk statue at Elkin High School is missing; officials want it returned

One antler on the bronze Elk statue at Elkin High School is missing; officials want it returned

The Great Antler Caper is not a book sitting on the shelf at Elkin High School. Instead it is a mystery that school officials are taking very seriousl...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Commissioner appointed to credit union’s Northern Mountain Advisory Council

RALEIGH — Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) announced the addition of Surry County Commissioner Larry Phillips to its Northern Mount...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce holds elected officials reception at Cedarbrook Country Club in Elkin

Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce holds elected officials reception at Cedarbrook Country Club in Elkin

Elkin Commissioner Tommy Wheeler and Mayor Sam Bishop visit with Duke Energy representatives Jerry Stroud and Jimmy Flythe at the Yadkin Valley Chambe...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Kindergarten registration being held for Elkin City Schools

Elkin City Schools is not holding registration for kindergarten for the 2017-18 school year.Those parents or caregivers with a child who will begin ki...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Yadkin Valley Action, District 5 constituents present an open letter to Burr, Tillis, Foxx

Yadkin Valley Action, District 5 constituents present an open letter to Burr, Tillis, Foxx

On March 21, members of the Yadkin Valley Action citizens group along with other citizens and constituents from the Yadkin Valley of Congressional Dis...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Greystone joins forces with LifeStore Insurance

Greystone joins forces with LifeStore Insurance

Greystone Insurance has joined forces with LifeStore Insurance, which is part of LifeStore Financial Group.“We are very excited to add Greystone...

March 28th, 2017 |