Thanksgiving traditions of Yadkin County

It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving is a wonderful time for families to comes together, eat amazing food, and simply be around family and...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Turkey or Tinsel?

BOONVILLE — From watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade to sharing hot chocolate around the Christmas tree, this time of year seems t...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Yadkin students: worry over exams

Yadkin students: worry over exams

BOONVILLE — Students are tired and frustrated over studying through their Christmas break. Well, now they don’t have to worry about that a...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Beta club joins Halloween festivities downtown

Beta club joins Halloween festivities downtown

YADKINVILLE — Halloween is an exciting day for adults and kids alike. Dressing up, doing fun make-up, and showing off costumes, all while gettin...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Starmount High to sell commemorative knife

Starmount High to sell commemorative knife

BOONVILLE — In 1992, for the 25th anniversary, Starmount High School had a Case commemorative knife produced. In honor of the 50th anniversary, ...

November 24th, 2016 |  


Technology enhances EHS education

Technology enhances EHS education

Especially since Elkin City Schools became a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) district, technology has become increasingly imp...

November 11th, 2016 |  


FCCLA: Building leaders through service

FCCLA: Building leaders through service

The Family Consumer and Career Leaders of America (FCCLA) is a club in Elkin High School led by teacher Robin Hooper. The club helps some small organi...

November 11th, 2016 |  


‘Nutcracker’ performance coming to Elkin

‘Nutcracker’ performance coming to Elkin

Ballet fans will have the opportunity to see “The Nutcracker” performed by Rhythm on Main dancers on Dec. 17 at 2 p.m. in Elkin High Schoo...

November 11th, 2016 |  


Chick-fil-A rumors investigated

Chick-fil-A rumors investigated

Ask any student at Elkin High School what fast food restaurant he would like to see come to Elkin, and 99 percent of them will say Chick-fil-A.Despite...

November 11th, 2016 |  


More electives, community service opportunities requested

More electives, community service opportunities requested

Though Elkin offers several different clubs, electives and extracurricular activities, many students are not satisfied. Surprisingly, students are int...

November 11th, 2016 |