The evolution of prom at FHS

The evolution of prom at FHS

When students are caught up in the excitement of making dinner reservations and shopping for dresses and tuxedos, they often forget the long history o...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


SHS Beta installs butterfly garden

SHS Beta installs butterfly garden

On March 6, Starmount High’s Beta Club decided to “make their mark” for National Beta Week. As a service project, the club worked to...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Starmount’s production of ‘Oklahoma!’

Starmount’s production of ‘Oklahoma!’

Starmount High School is hosting a well-known musical by the name of “Oklahoma!” This popular musical is produced by schools from all acro...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Heroism through HOSA

Heroism through HOSA

Everyone wants the chance to play the hero in someone else’s life. Whether the thought has only crossed their minds once or whether that thought...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Elk Pharmacy continues through family and tradition

Elk Pharmacy continues through family and tradition

While strolling downtown in Elkin, many buildings with rich history are often viewed as simple façades. Elk Pharmacy, owned by Larry Irwin, is mu...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Senior play off to a sweet start!

Senior play off to a sweet start!

The classic “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” will be presented on May 20 at 7 p.m. and May 21 at 2:30 p.m. by the Elkin High Scho...

March 8th, 2017 |  


The Elkin fencing team successful

The Elkin fencing team successful

The Elkin Middle/High School fencing team has been competing for the past 13 years guided by Coach Walter Triplette. The team has seen nine State Cham...

March 8th, 2017 |  


The juggling act: Students with jobs

Holding a part-time job in high school can be a juggling act between work, school and extracurricular activities. Many teenagers at Elkin High School ...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Marriage vows make the cut

Marriage vows make the cut

Although poetry has always been linked to Valentine’s Day, why is it so important to that day of love? People use poetry as a way to express how...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Skimming through school

Skimming through school

Homework is something everyone has had to deal with at least once in life. For many students, homework is their lives, especially if that homework is ...

February 22nd, 2017 |