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A passion for selling produce remains

Frizby Jim Childress, also a Finney, from his mother's side, he said, sells watermelons, seedless and non-seedless varieties, and produce,...

  • A passion for s...

    Frizby Jim Childress, also a Finne...

    A passion for selling produce remains

    Frizby Jim Childress, also a Finney, from his mother's side, he said, sells watermelons, seedless and non-seedless varieties, and produce,...

  • Mineral Springs...

    JONESVILLE — Historical mark...

    Mineral Springs Park using historical markers to inform

    JONESVILLE — Historical markers placed in Mineral Springs Park in Jonesville in 2013 were another milestone in the grand scheme of elements...

  • Heatstroke can ...

    Local group aiming to prevent child deaths due to heat


    A child's organs will begin ...

    Heatstroke can occur in temps as low as 57

    Local group aiming to prevent child deaths due to heat


    A child's organs will begin shutting down at 104 degrees in a hot car, and at 107 heatstroke can cause death.

  • Grace Clinic sa...

    After cutting expenses, downsizing...

    Grace Clinic saved; Clinic now accepting patients

    After cutting expenses, downsizing staff, appointing new leaders to executive positions and appealing to the community for financial support,...

  • Road Market Sal...

    The inaugural U.S. Highway 21, 201...

    Road Market Sale generating excitement

    The inaugural U.S. Highway 21, 2014 Take A Break From the Interstate, three-day Road Market Sale of 70 miles will be held over the weekend...

  • With sale, Unde...

    Underdown, Ball & Associates, LLC,...

    With sale, UnderdownBall eyes its future

    Underdown, Ball & Associates, LLC, a local real estate service provider, announced the acquisition of Jack A. Underdown, Inc., a long-time real...

  • Chamber ushers ...

    DOBSON — The new chairman of...

    Chamber ushers in new chair, awards others

    DOBSON — The new chairman of the Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce was ushered into office Thursday during an evening banquet held at Surry...

  • Chalkboard art ...

    The local community has responded ...

    Chalkboard art inspires freedom of expression

    The local community has responded to another community art project provided through the medium of multi-colored chalk and chalkboards placed...

  • Vestal legacy c...

    Vestal Auctions eyes Aug. 2 opening


    Business runs in the family. Scott...

    Vestal legacy continues with new auction hall

    Vestal Auctions eyes Aug. 2 opening


    Business runs in the family. Scotty and Wesley Vestal follows the steps of their father, Phillip Vestal, who followed the steps of his father, the...

  • Hats, mittens m...

    The Tiny Noggins group started in ...

    Hats, mittens meet needs of infants in NICU

    The Tiny Noggins group started in March and by the month's end more than 100 hand-made crochet hats had been stitched with love, and were...

  • Amid controvers...

    WILKES COUNTY — The embattle...

    Amid controversy, Wilkes DSS director to retire

    WILKES COUNTY — The embattled director of the Wilkes County Department of Social Services announced his retirement last week, less than...

  • Hawkins turns 1...

    Carrie Joines Hawkins celebrated a...

    Hawkins turns 100

    Carrie Joines Hawkins celebrated a remarkable milestone on Thursday. The feisty Wilkes County native turned 100 years old.

  • Principal of Ye...

    Pam Colbert of Elkin Middle School...

    Principal of Year Colbert says affirming is key

    Pam Colbert of Elkin Middle School recently was honored as Elkin City Schools' Principal of the Year.

  • Climate film em...

    Elkin Presbyterian Church will rev...

    Climate film emphasizes need to come together

    Elkin Presbyterian Church will reveal an in-depth view of climate change on Tuesday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. with an award-winning documentary...

  • Nepal mission t...

    Wycliffe Bible Translator missiona...

    Nepal mission trip brings joy for local couple

    Wycliffe Bible Translator missionaries Chris and Kendal Privette recently returned from Nepal and reported the great joy found in worshiping with...

  • ECS retirees le...

    Elkin City Schools recently celebr...

    ECS retirees leave lasting contributions

    Elkin City Schools recently celebrated retirees and their many years of service at a banquet held at Cedarbrook Country Club.

Opinion

LeBron James and me — hometown buddies

OK, so it’s hard to see any kinship between LeBron James (6-foot-9, NBA superathlete) and me (shrunk down now to 5-foot-10, college dorm...

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Hawkins turns 100

Carrie Joines Hawkins celebrated a remarkable milestone on Thursday. The feisty Wilkes County native turned 100 years old.

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Elkin tennis, softball, baseball, soccer reg...

There are several registration dates approaching for events and sports leagues through the Elkin Recreation and Sports Department.

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