Initial lineup announced for MerleFest 2017

WILKESBORO — MerleFest, presented by Window World and slated for April 27-30, 2017, has announced its initial lineup of artists. 2017 will be a ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


New art exhibit showcases Dia de Los Muertos

New art exhibit showcases Dia de Los Muertos

A gallery reception will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday evening for the latest exhibit at Foothills Arts Council, entitled “Momento Mori....

October 14th, 2016 |  


Foothills Arts Council receives grant

The Foothills Arts Council, 129 Church St., Elkin, has received a grant from the Winston-Salem Foundation for its Intermezzo Music Series for the 2016...

September 29th, 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 |  


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 |  


UNCSA Orchestra coming to Elkin

UNCSA Orchestra coming to Elkin

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) Symphony will hold a free concert at Dixon Auditorium on Sept. 25 at 3 p.m. Christopher Ja...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Elkin Creek’s Family Arts Fest slated for Sept. 17

Elkin Creek’s Family Arts Fest slated for Sept. 17

The fourth annual Family Arts Festival at Elkin Creek Vineyard includes a family-friendly concert and a variety of art activities on Saturday.Special ...

September 11th, 2016 |  


Carolina in the Fall Music and Food Festival received International Bluegrass Music Association nomination

WILKESBORO — Carolina In The Fall Music and Food Festival presented by Wilkes Communications, Inc. received one of five nominations from the Int...

September 11th, 2016 |  


Annual quilt show set for Sept. 24

At the Community Quilt Show during the 2016 Yadkin Valley Pumpkin Festival set for Sept. 24, the Foothills Quilt Guild is celebrating its 10th year in...

September 4th, 2016 |  


The Walker Center presents Kellie Pickler on Sept. 16

WILKESBORO — Kellie Pickler kicks off the 2016-2017 Walker Center Season on Sept. 16, singing her hits, including “Red High Heels,” ...

September 3rd, 2016 |