Community Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Church Calendar

Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Elkin City Schools to consider going with food service management company, keeping current employees

Elkin City Schools to consider going with food service management company, keeping current employees

Elkin students could have a new cafeteria experience next school year, as local school system officials are seeking bids from food service management ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Elkin considering car charging stations

Elkin considering car charging stations

With members absent during the March 13 meeting, the Elkin Board of Commissioners voted 2-1 against a motion to approve a $14,000 Duke Energy grant to...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Hannah Davis becomes new executive director at Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation

Hannah Davis becomes new executive director at Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation

On Thursday, Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation and the community of Elkin welcomed Hannah Davis as the new executive director.Originally from Laurinb...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Mountain Park fourth-grade students take steps to help others

Mountain Park fourth-grade students take steps to help others

STATE ROAD — At Mountain Park Elementary School, the fourth-grade students are taking part in an amazing program called UNICEF Kid Power. UNICEF...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Alex’s Grill and Ice Cream opening soon in Elkin

Alex’s Grill and Ice Cream opening soon in Elkin

Coming soon to Ridgeview Crossing, Alex’s Grill and Ice Cream will bring the classic diner experience with a Greek flair.After purchasing the Le...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Over 870 high school students participate in SkillsUSA Northwest Region Rally & Career Showcase

WILKESBORO —More than 870 high school students attended the SkillsUSA Northwest Region Rally & Career Showcase hosted at Wilkes Community Co...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Jonesville Town Council explains recessed meetings, held to discuss personnel issues

JONESVILLE — Citizens have noticed Jonesville Town Council members gathering at times outside of the regular Town Council meetings, which are sc...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Surry County Commissioners urge change to Article 43 sales tax

Surry County Commissioners urge change to Article 43 sales tax

ELKIN — Surry County Commissioners went all in with their support of proposed sales tax legislation which could create revenue for school capita...

March 21st, 2017 |